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From New World Encyclopedia
Featured Article: Independence Day (United States)
United States commemorating the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Celebrations include fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, political speeches, and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. As an official holiday, it is a time for family and friends to share the patriotic celebration together.