You can watch fireworks in pretty much any American city on the Fourth of July, but there are only so many places you can celebrate the 238th anniversary of our patriotic rejection of British colonial rule – the Declaration of Independence – by floating trash down a river, demonstrating your prowess with a chainsaw, or just hanging with Willie Nelson. So if you’re looking for the best (and most uniquely American) ways and places to spend the Fourth this year, look no further.
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular - Boston
Some celebrations make every must-do list, and this is one of those – for good reason. Celebrating American independence in the town that hosted the Tea Party and fostered colonial revolt against the British is made even sweeter by spectacular fireworks over the iconic Charles River while listening to world-class music from the Boston Pops, the Boston Symphonic Orchestra group that blends popular and classical music.
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