Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular - Boston
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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.