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4th of July is quickly approaching. Are you ready to celebrate?
We found several items to help! From patriotic t-shirts to games, keep reading to find all the accessories to jazz up your party.
What to Wear
It’s always fun to dress the part and even more fun to get a new item or two. Do you have something red, white and blue? By all means pull it out. But if not, we found some ideas for the whole family.
We have ideas for all budgets and different styles. Going to a pool party? We found a few swim suits. How about camping? Shorts and t-shirts are a must. Keep cool in a cute dress.
Everyone should feel like they are part of the fun. We found some great options for guys, too.
Don’t forget the kids when you are searching for cute, new outfits for the 4th! After all, they embody the idea of “firecracker”!
Home and Party Goods
Now that you are all set with a great outfit…It’s time to set the stage for the party. A few items strategically placed is more than enough. Party supplies and decorations along with games and toys will make your gathering extra special.
4th of July Fun Facts
Now, it’s always fun to know a few fun facts to impress others at a party. Here some information about Independence Day for you to share at your soiree.
- 4th of July celebrates or commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence from Great Britain.
- The Declaration of Independence was originally drafted by Thomas Jefferson with the assistance of Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, Roger Sherman and William Livingston.
- The first 4th of July was July 4, 1776.
- You can call it the 4th of July, July 4th or Independence Day.
- We celebrate with fireworks because they represent national pride and patriotism.
- The 4th of July has been celebrated with fireworks since 1777.
- The 4th of July has only been a federal holiday since 1941.
If you would like to read more about the origins of the USA, click this link.
May your 4th of July be safe and fun. We hope your celebration is full of wonderful memories for everyone. This country was founded on life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness ~ now that’s a party theme worth celebrating!
Need some ideas for food and beverages? Check out this post for cocktail recipes. And, for a great pizza crust recipe to use in an outdoor pizza oven, because why should hamburgers and hot dogs be the only menu item on the 4th, click here? And if you are looking for an outdoor pizza oven, we suggest the Ooni!
Happy 4th of July!