It’s Independence day- America’s biggest holiday!
Fourth of July is the day Americans celebrate their independence from the British Empire. In 1775, the 13 colonies that made up America declared a war of independence against Britain and on July 4, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was adopted.
There will be parties, events family reunions and hot dog eating contests taking place across the country. Every year, 150 million hot dogs are eaten on July 4! All major cities will have fireworks displays and there is also one given by the White House.
Fourth of July is also a day to spend with family and friends, eating BBQs and celebrate. Happy 241th Birthday, America!