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9 Celebratory ways to honor the 4th of July at home


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Theresa Civantos Barber - published on 07/03/20

There might not be a parade this year, but you can still celebrate American independence at home!

This year, the traditional Fourth of July parades, fireworks displays, and festivals are canceled in a lot of places due to social distancing restrictions. But that doesn’t mean you can’t honor America’s Independence Day from home! Here are 9 festive ways to celebrate the Fourth of July in 2020.


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