July 4th is one of the most celebrated national holidays in the United States. Given that the celebration falls into the summer, it gives you plenty of fun things to do on the 4th of July in NYC.
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The 4th of July is officially called Independence Day, on which the United States of America commemorates its independence from the British on July 4, 1776. In other words, the 4th of July is the birthday of the nation!
THIS YEAR THE ANNUAL MACY’S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS WILL BE HELD FOR THE 46TH TIME!
If you’re still not sure about celebrating Independence Day in Miami, check out my guides to 4th of July in New York or 4th of July in Chicago!
My 18 Favorite Things to Do on the 4th of July in NYC Some of the best things to do in NYC on the 4th of July are not exclusively activities for that very day alone, but also are great activities you can take advantage of throughout the entire summer in New York.
On the other hand, there are several events taking place that are specific to the 4th of July, meaning that you only have one chance to attend them!