What is everyone's plans for 4th of July?

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  1. hotwebideas profile image76
    hotwebideasposted 7 years ago

    I am spending with daughter in Sunny New Jersey and going to the beach.

    What are you doing?

    1. qwark profile image56
      qwarkposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      ...stay outa everyones way!

      Watch the fireworks in a comfy old rockin' chair on the front porch with some orange juice, some good vodka and alota ice cubes!

      Qwark

  2. Cagsil profile image80
    Cagsilposted 7 years ago

    I have no plans for that specific day. However, I do plan on attending the local fireworks show, in the city I live in, and then plan on attending the fireworks show in the larger city closest to my home.

    I live in Chicopee, Mass, which is only a few minutes away from Springfield, Mass, where the larger show will be. smile

    1. kat11 profile image61
      kat11posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Our 4th is always celebrate the Saturday before the 4th. Our community has street dancing, bands, and activities the whole day. Then the fireworks that night. I am not much for the loud noises the fireworks are so I will probably stay home, swim my pool and my husband goes with the local Boy scout troop for the week of summer camp to be a adult volunteer.

  3. profile image0
    Emile Rposted 7 years ago

    We're still undecided. I want to float the river and camp, and my husband wants to stay home and cook out. I see a cook out in our future.

  4. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    Prolly do some Q. We're not going anywhere because we leave July 9th for vacation - a week on Anna Maria Island! YAY!!!!!
    Anyway, we can see the fireworks display from our pool and deck, so why get in the crowd? lol

    1. hotwebideas profile image76
      hotwebideasposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      habee, when you say Q, what do you mean? LOL

      Also, I Anna Maria Island is by Georgia?

      1. habee profile image93
        habeeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        "Q" is barbecue.

        Anna Maria Island is in Florida, below Tampa, in the Gulf of Mexico. Gorgeous place!

  5. Tracy Lynn Conway profile image93
    Tracy Lynn Conwayposted 7 years ago

    The Fourth of the July is my favorite holiday so I just had to reply to this question with a smile. 

    Having grown up in NYC I was lucky enough to see the Macy's firework displays from different sides of the City on numerous occasions...it was AMAZING!

    Now that I live in a rural New England town my kids and I enjoy the local town firework display from a blanket on a baseball field. We usually Q (thanks habee smile) in the day and head to town in the evening.  It is still my favorite holiday no matter where I am.

    Happy Forth of July!

    1. hotwebideas profile image76
      hotwebideasposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Tracy, thanks for the follow. I am now following you back.

      Happy Fourth!

      1. Tracy Lynn Conway profile image93
        Tracy Lynn Conwayposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        You're welcome! Thank you for the follow smile

  6. earner profile image87
    earnerposted 7 years ago

    As 4th July is basically "Thank God we got rid of the British" Day, we don't celebrate it in England smile

    1. habee profile image93
      habeeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      LOL!!

  7. recommend1 profile image69
    recommend1posted 7 years ago

    As a Brit I had no interest until I had a major road accident on the 4th July that killed my buddy, crippled a girl for life and smashed my legs, face and hands.

    I normally celebrate being alive, remember the guy who did not make it and telephone the girl for a chat.

  8. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 7 years ago

    Our holiday is July 1st. I won't be doing anything special other than watching all the William and Kate news...they are visiting this weekend.

    I'm also going to watch some of the ITunes Festival from London on my iPad.

  9. IntimatEvolution profile image80
    IntimatEvolutionposted 7 years ago

    I am heading to the Lake of the Ozarks.  I can hardly wait.

  10. Google Gal profile image60
    Google Galposted 7 years ago

    With my daughter turning 16 on the 2nd and a bbq on the third and fireworks and parades on the fourth I'm going to have a three day party smile smile haha but its gonna be fun smile

  11. Greek One profile image75
    Greek Oneposted 7 years ago

    I will be recovering from a hang over obtained on July 1st.. otherwise known as "Canada Day', which celebrates Canada's birthday in 1867....

    as well as the manufacture and distribution of alcohol

    1. Google Gal profile image60
      Google Galposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Hangovers suck - good luck to ya on that one smile

  12. DentalHelper84 profile image54
    DentalHelper84posted 7 years ago

    Nothing for the 4th but the 3rd we are going to be a big event at our church with water slides, volley ball, talent show and all kinds of fun stuff! big_smile

    1. Greek One profile image75
      Greek Oneposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      won't the water slide interfere with the alter and pews?

      1. habee profile image93
        habeeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Great way to do mass baptisms!

        1. Greek One profile image75
          Greek Oneposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          or burials 'at sea'

  13. cardelean profile image92
    cardeleanposted 7 years ago

    Celebrating my son's 3rd birthday!  He is a true firecracker!  smile

  14. profile image0
    Home Girlposted 7 years ago

    I will have a week's vacation!!!!!
    First in 3 years!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Hope I will not get sick from overrest!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    http://serve.mysmiley.net/jumping/jumping0001.gif

  15. TamCor profile image80
    TamCorposted 7 years ago

    We're going to a big ol' country auction just a little ways from here, just me and hubby Tom....we can't wait! big_smile

  16. sassyk73 profile image74
    sassyk73posted 7 years ago

    Going to Illinois to spend time with my family and probably some fireworks. I wish everyone a safe and happy holiday smile

  17. SomewayOuttaHere profile image59
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 7 years ago

    July 1 celebration in Canada...leaving this a.m. for a ride over the rockies...and while i'm at it, i thought i might as well include July 4.

    Hey Panda...peace to you...

 
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