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28 June, 2017, 03:36 | Author: Melody Ballard
  • This year you can make a weekend of your Independence Day celebration

If fighting the crowds is still not your cup of tea, check out the local shows in Maryland and Virginia we've compiled below, and on this map.

Belhaven - 4th of July Parade starts at 11 a.m., concerts begin at 2 p.m. and fireworks begins at 9 p.m. If you plan on lighting fireworks, be careful when handling them.

Most other communities are celebrating on Independence Day itself. Tune in to WITZ-FM 104.7 for music that corresponds with the fireworks. There will be a reading of the Declaration of Independence at the museum of Richard Stockton-a signer of the Declaration-historical demonstrations, live music and food vendors.

Falls Church Celebration. 7-10 p.m.at George Mason High School, 7124 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church.

Naturally, picking the best place to see fireworks on the Fourth of July is the most important choice facing Americans each Independence Day.

Greenville kick-offs Independence Day with their 5th annual "American Downtown" event with a parade at 2 p.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m. Rain date is July 5.

The City of Elizabethton Independence Day Celebration will begin at 11 a.m. with a patriotic march and bike parade starting at the first block of downtown and ending at Covered Bridge Park. The parade lineup is at 5 p.m.at the former Cleveland Town Hall and begins at 6 p.m. Fireworks start at dark.

Ewing's Patriotic Committee will host a fireworks celebration on Saturday, July 1 on Green Lane at The College of New Jersey. The event will now be held in conjunction with Chelsea City Fest on July 1 and will feature various vendors and food truck operators. Parking is $10 per vehicle.

- Denver - Independence Eve Fireworks: 8 p.m., Civic Center Park, 101 W. 14th Ave., Denver; denver.org.

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More than 70 years later, big band and swing music will return to the historic site on Saturday, July 8, featuring a night of period-correct song and dance - along with dance lessons - starting at 5:30 p.m. Some seats will be available near the playground at Southside Park, but the majority of seating will be at Yeonas Park, which is located immediately to the east. Fireworks are at 9:15 p.m. "This event is being made possible by many of our partners and Spark in the Park has become the area's newest tradition". A park shuttle will transport people between the inn and parking lots throughout the park.

- Vendors, food and beer.

Lenoir City's fireworks display begins at dark on July 3.

Stricker's Grove 4th of July Fireworks - Spend the day riding rides then enjoy the fireworks display at 10 p.m.

So where should you set up your picnic blanket this Independence Day? N., Seattle; free general admission, reserved seating available at both venues; all bags searched on entry, prohibited items include all weapons, sparklers and other fireworks, laser lights and pointers, pets, skateboards, glass containers, alcohol, footballs, Frisbees and other projectiles (seafair.com/events/2017/seafair-summer-4th).

- Steamboat Springs - July 4th Celebration: Rodeos, music and more. Gates open at 3:30 p.m., fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

4th of July Jam at Washington Park - Spend the day enjoying the park, entertainment and games with a fireworks display at the close of the evening. The farm has great views and plenty of parking. Free admission and free parking begin at 6:30 p.m.in Concourse Parking Decks Five and Six. Dueling Barges Fireworks display at Go 4th on the River.

- Parade 9:30 a.m. beginning at Tarpon Bay Road and Periwinkle (Bailey's Center), ending at Periwinkle and Casa Ybel Road (Jerry's Center). Tickets are required to watch the show inside Six Flags.

The Grand Parade will start at 10 a.m. on Water and Lake streets.

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