Independence Day USA

In the United States, Independence Day, popularly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. Independence Day is normally associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, political speeches and ceremonies, and different other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States.

Independence Day is the national day of the United States. Independence Day honors the birthday of the United States of America and the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. It is a day of picnics and patriotic parades, a night of fireworks and concerts, and a reason to fly the American flag.

Independence Day 2014

Independence Day 2014 celebrates the birthday of the United States of America. Founded July 4th 1776, with the signing of the Declaration of Independence, America is celebrating it's 238th birthday this year (2014). The 4th of July is a time for the Red and Blue. It is a day of family celebrations with barbecues and picnics, showing a great deal of emphasis on the American tradition of political freedom.

Activities associated with the day include watermelon eating competitions and sporting events, such as baseball games, three-legged races, swimming activities and tug-of-war games. Independence Day is a nationalistic holiday for celebrating the positive aspects of the United States. Several politicians appear at public events to show their support for the history, heritage and people of their country.

Several people display the American flag outside their homes or buildings. Several communities arrange fireworks that are often accompanied by patriotic music. The most impressive fireworks are shown on television. Some employees use one or more of their vacation days to create a long weekend so that they can escape the heat at their favorite beach or vacation spot.

Independence Day Celebration