"There was always a town picnic on the Fourth of July"

Fourth of July fireworks over New York
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeFourth of July fireworks over New York - Credit: David Shankbone / Wikimedia Commons
The Fourth of July is Independence Day in the USA. It celebrates July 4th 1776 when the United States declared independence from Great Britain. It is one of the most important holidays in the USA and is usually celebrated with fireworks, barbecues, picnics, parades and fairs.