On this day some 241 years ago, the Declaration of Independence was adopted by the young United States. Ever since then, we’ve annually celebrated July 4 as the day we reflect on the hardships our forefathers had to endure to enable us to enjoy our unprecedented freedom and prosper.
Whether you’re attending a back yard barbecue with friends and family, joining the parade downtown, or just chilling at home, we wish you a happy July 4th and happy Independence Day! Let it be filled with joy and laughter for you and all your loved ones.
Mostly On the 4th July Americans will come together to mark Independence Day – the birth of their nation and the biggest holiday across the pond.
The day – a federal holiday – marks when the US won independence from the British Empire after the Revolutionary War.
The 4th July celebration commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 241 years ago on July 4, 1776.
It’s historically important for Americans, but it has also become a huge holiday celebration with parties and events across the country in every state.
The day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues and picnics, family reunions and baseball games. It’s an excuse – or reason – to go all out and celebrate what makes the United States, well. the United States.