Independence Day, also referred to as the Fourth of July or July Fourth, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.

CelebrationsFireworks, family reunions, concerts, barbecues, picnics, parades, baseball games
DateJuly 4
SignificanceThe day in 1776 that the Declaration of Independence was adopted by the Continental Congress
Also calledThe Fourth of July