Independence Day - 4th July

Image Credit: Marco Krenn

On the 4th July each year, the people of America celebrate Independence Day. In the United States, Independence Day is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.

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Independence Day is usually celebrated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, picnics and baseball games in both the USA and by American ex-pats all around the world. Here are some fun 4th July activites for the kids.

Independence Day Colouring Pictures

Independence Day Games, Crafts & Activites

About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.










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