10 great ways to celebrate the Fourth of July
You'll find parades, powwows, picnics, patriotic music and, always, fireworks.
Summer on stage
In vacation towns, plays and musicals offer a midsummer's-night diversion.
A feast of festivals
At small-town shindigs, get your fill of strawberries and sauerkraut, kolacky and sweet corn.
Go for aerial feats and a cherry feast.
Watching a water-ski show
Spend a perfect summer evening watching flips, dance lines and pyramids.