Fourth of July 2019: Where to Watch Colorful Display of Firecrackers on America's Independence DayJuly 02, 2019 18:14
One of the most significant celebrations is around the corner for Americans, the Fourth of July 2019.
The American Independence Day witnesses an outstanding enthusiasm by all its citizens with stupendous show firecrackers marking the beginning.
A stunning display of fireworks is seen across the United States and people gather in large numbers to view the spectacle.
Some other ways of celebrating their independence include day-long picnics, barbecues, family and friends outings, cultural events, etc.
But the celebratory firework show is an activity that has stayed over the years and enjoyed throughout.
Below given are some of the best places throughout America where you can have a good time catching a glimpse of firecrackers.
1. Washington, D.C.
You can drench in the patriotic feels of the celebration in the capital of the United States. The Fourth of July celebrations takes place at National Mall Independence Day Celebration in Washington, D.C. every year with multiple firework displays.
One of the best viewing spots is from the Lincoln Memorial. Or you could opt for rooftop bars and restaurants in the vicinity which can also give you a great view.
The fireworks display will start at 9 p.m.
2. New York
Fourth of July fireworks display will take place at the Brooklyn Bridge this year. This year's show promises to be more creative with dazzling effects from different locations of the entire bridge. Currently, this fireworks show is the largest pyrotechnic celebration in the U.S., thus you got to be there to actually experience it.
The fireworks show will begin somewhere between 9:00 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.
The fireworks display in Boston city is known for being accompanied by a live orchestra, the legendary Boston Pops Orchestra. The highlight of this orchestra is the real cannon fire. Along the Charles River, one can enjoy the beautiful fireworks show.
The concert begins at 8:00 p.m. and the fireworks start around 10.30 p.m.
If you want to see the fireworks show from a beach then you could head to Miami. It holds a Fire on the Fourth Festival to mark the celebrations of the big day. There is live music, a variety of food to choose from, activities on the beach, etc.
Lake Tahoe is one of the most visually appealing spots to watch the fireworks show of Fourth of July. The sensational firecrackers make a reflection in the lake waters and the Nevada mountains add a backdrop to the location. More than a lakh of people head here to catch the half an hour display of fireworks each year. To get a better view of it all, you could get a boat ride in the lake and watch the show.
6. Las Vegas
Las Vegas holds a repute of being an illuminated place at all times, but it is bound to be a little extra when its the Fourth of July. The celebrations are lined up with parties in clubs to live music playing around. The lively city dons an even better appearance with several events organized to ring in the Independence celebrations.
By Sowmya Sangam