The Fourth of July celebration is always celebrated with a bang and with tons of festivities. Today New York had once again become a spectacular site as more than 40,000 units of fireworks was lighted at the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks. This is an annual event conducted on the Hudson River.
The fireworks however is not only limited to the New York area and to Macy’s for there are fireworks display in almost all states of the United States. Aside from that there are parades, barbeques, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, sales, deals and coupons.
All national networks have covered this year’s 4th of July celebration including CBS, PBS,ABC, Fox News and NBC .
The theme for this year is “American Harmony” and the score featured The New York Pops orchestra, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and some of America’s top vocal groups.
As the fireworks commence thousands of people gather in the area with merrymaking, drinking and partying. This is after all Independence Day, a day to be celebrated.
Here are some videos of July 4, 2010 celebration we have gathered for you.
Here is a view of the Macy’s 4th of July fireworks 2010 seen from Jersey City, NJ.
Here’s a view from the Hudson River of the Macys Firework Display.