Hundreds of thousands of Americans from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic were preparing to spend the Fourth of July like the nation’s founders did in 1776, without the conveniences of electricity and air conditioning.
When about 20,000 people spread out over Antietam National Battlefield on July 7, many staking out a spot with a blue tarp or blanket, the park will be transformed in a way that only happens during the annual Independence Day celebration.
It’s that time of year! As we get closer to the Fourth of July, fireworks are center stage.
Pyro Spectaculars produces some of the biggest July 4th fireworks displays. We talked to them about their plans for this year.
Festivities continue across Maryland as we celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812.
Baltimore County has released a schedule of fireworks displays for 2012.
Fireworks will return to skies over Salisbury this July Fourth, but the display isn’t getting any funding from the city council.
A 13-year-old boy nearly lost his hand to a fireworks accident. He found the dangerous explosive just lying around inside a friend’s Glen Burnie home.
The skies over Salisbury will be lit up this July Fourth.
An all-day series of performances and food events on Washington’s Southwest Waterfront is counting down to a fireworks show for the National Cherry Blossom Festival.
The fireworks that sound off the beginning of 2012 are the biggest show organizers have ever put together in Baltimore.
We’re getting ready to ring in the New Year, and the city of Baltimore has big plans for a celebration that takes a lot of work to put together.