July 4th, 2020: Celebrations, Protests, Social Distance Mark An Independence Day Like None OtherA discussion of July 4th with Louise Stevenson, professor of History and American Studies at Franklin & Marshall College.
For July 4th Holiday, Tourism Leaders Encourage Minnesotans To Travel Within StateAAA predicts that Americans will take around 700 million trips this summer starting with the July 4th holiday. That is way down from previous years, but the majority of those are expected to be road trips.
More Than Three-Quarters Of Americans To Spend Less On July 4th This YearThe survey also found that about a third of Americans feel "less patriotic" this year than they have in the past.
Where To See July 4th Fireworks In Minnesota This YearWant to know where to see fireworks in Minnesota this July 4th? Many places have canceled or postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but some other cities are still planning displays.
Where To View Fireworks In 2019Click on the city nearest to you to find information about their Fourth of July firework display plans.
Record Number Of Americans Traveling Over July 4 HolidayA projected record-breaking number of Americans are planning to travel over the July 4 holiday this year.
Why Are Hot Dogs & Buns Packaged In Different Amounts?Why are there typically 10 hot dogs per pack and only eight buns per bag?
July 4th Spending Expected To Be Down This YearExperts say Americans are spending less because the holiday falls in the middle of the week.
Americans Celebrate Independence Day With Pomp, Dazzle & Eating ContestsAmericans celebrated the United States' 241st birthday in both joyous and serious ways, from flashy firework displays for massive crowds to small-town parades.
Gold Star Family Hopes Americans Understand The Cost Of FreedomJan Vanek truly knows the cost of freedom.
'Red, White & Boom' Coordinator Teases 'Big Surprise' For FireworksThe biggest event of the year in one Twin Cities park is underway Tuesday evening, and things are about to get loud.
Protesters Take Rep. Paulsen's Parade Spot After No-ShowU.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen is taking heat for being a no-show at Edina's Fourth of July parade.
Mpls. Celebrates Fourth Of July With Red, White & Boom!Thousands of people will celebrate America's birthday at Red, White and Boom! in Minneapolis.
What Do Americans Buy For Fourth Of July?Many Americans will celebrate the nation's birthday in some way this Fourth of July. So, what exactly are people doing and buying for the holiday?
Good Question: Why Do We Celebrate The Fourth Of July With Fireworks?It's an Independence Day tradition -- as soon as it's dark out, our skies light up. The American Pyrotechnics Association estimates there will be 16,000 fireworks shows across the country around the July Fourth holiday.