Independence Day of the United States, also referred to as the Fourth of July or July Fourth in the U.S., is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 241 years ago in 1776 on July 4 by the Continental Congress. It declared that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and were no longer part of the British Empire. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in... read more
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MILITARY APPRECIATION DAYS AT KINGS DOMINION Kings Dominion will be decked out in red, white, and blue this Independence Day for our Star Spangled Celebration, June 30 - July 4! Celebrate at the ultimate 4th of July event all weekend long with energetic performances from local military bands and dazzling firework shows, plus all of your favorite rides. Kings Dominion is also honoring service members by offering FREE ADMISSION to the park for active and retired military, as well as veterans with honorable or medical discharge, and discount tickets for friends and family. Kings Dominion is also... read more
Six Flags St. Louis is Honoring the Military Community with FREE ADMISSION July 2-4, 2017 for Active Duty, National Guard, Reservists, Veterans and Retired with a Military ID. Plus, Military Families Will Receive Discounted Admission with a Military ID. Independence Day is more than just a holiday, it’s the ultimate American tradition. July2 thru July4 SixFlags is the premiere destination to celebrate our country, enjoy the summer, and share great times with friends. Exclusive ride time each morning on select rides Salute to Heroes event Nightly fireworks show Ride The Biggest Thrills of The ... read more
UPDATED FOR 2018 HERE ! Star Spangled Celebration~Military Days Active Duty, Retired and Veterans Receive Free Admission June 30-July 4th, 2017 Join us over the Fourth of July Weekendas wecelebrate our independence with an event for the whole family! Kings Dominion will also pay tribute to our brave military service men and women – all active, retired and veterans with honorable or medical discharge get FREE ADMISSION to the park with a valid military I.D. or DD214 June 30-July 4, 2017! Head to the front gate and present your Military ID for Free Admission. Military Discounted Tickets For Mil... read more
The 4th of July is a great time to enjoyfamily, friends, BBQ's, parades, fire works, and celebrations! It doesn't get much better than celebrating our nations birthday herein Hampton Roads where many battles were foughtand Independence was won. We are surrounded by historywhich allows foramazing venues to enjoy parades,celebrations, music, reenactment, and of course Fireworks! Enjoy, be safe, and please share this list of4th of July celebrations in Hampton Roads with others! There are many celebrations and fireworksaround town and if we miss any please feel free to add to the list in the comm... read more
Free Admission for Military Days 07/03/14, 07/04/14, 07/05/14, 07/06/14 Free admission for Military personnel July 3-6 Kings Island is once again honoring the brave men and women who serve in the U.S. military. All members of the military -- active and retired -- will receive free admission to Kings Island during the Fourth of July holiday July 3-6. The offer also allows military personnel to purchase up to six (6) discount admission tickets for members of their immediate family for only $29.99 at the front gate admissions windows on the day of their visit. Military personnel who qualify for ... read more
MILITARY DAYS at Carowinds in North Carolina! FREE ADMISSION~7/4, 7/5 Join us July 4-5 as we pay tribute to our brave military service men and women by offering FREE park admission to any active, inactive or retired United States Service men and women with a valid military I.D. Things to Do Prepare to feel the presence that will make your senses come alive with excitement - a presence that goes beyond breathtaking views, beyond hair-raising adventures, beyond the intimidating world-class roller coasters -- the presence of Carowinds. From the moment you enter, enchantment begins and the fun ne... read more