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‘Merica the Beautiful: Your Guide to a Great Independence Day

'MERICA THE BEAUTIFUL: YOUR GUIDE TO A GREAT INDEPENDENCE DAY Approximately 2.5 million Americans celebrated the first Independence Day 4TH OF JULY George Washington FACTS knew how to throw a There are over 320 good party-he issued double rum rations million Americans ready to celebrate today! to his soldiers to celebrate in 1778 Independence Day was celebrated at The The Declaration of White House for the Independence was drafted by Thomas Jefferson on a laptop- a writing desk that sat on the user's lap first time in 1801 U.S. Congress made 0000000 July 4th a federal 00000 000 000 0000 holiday in 1870 Americans spend more than $600 Over 150,000,000 hot dogs are million on fireworks consumed in to celebrate America on Independence Day the 4th of July PERFECTING YOUR 4TH OF JULY FFESTIVITIES= GET REAL ABOUT RED, WHITE, AND BLUE Cups? Streamers? Food? Drinks? Everything that can be these patriotic colors should be! For a festive cocktail, try mixing rosé with lemon-lime soda and garnish with blueberries and strawberries YOU CAN'T GO WRONG WITH LAWN GAMES Whether you have croquet, cornhole, or ladderball, your guests are sure to love some friendly competition Try to find red, white, and blue beanbags or balls to give your lawn games a patriotic flair KEEP IT COOL WITH A KIDDIE POOL If young children will be attending, they'll love the chance to cool down and splash around No kids coming? Place lawn chairs around the pool so your guests can dip their feet in while enjoying the festivities or use the kiddie pool in place of a cooler to keep drinks cold and accessible DON'T FORGET THE SPARKLERS Party favors you light on fire? Your guests are sure to love this sparkly end to the evening! Want to add a truly spectacular touch? Use sparklers as cake toppers PROVIDED BY: PENNINGTON CREATIVE PENNINGTONCREATIVE.COM SOURCES: Wheelsforwishes.org/news/ten-interesting-facts-about-independence-day/ Census.gov/popclock/ Cbsnews.com/pictures/independence-day-fun-facts-you-may-not-know-about-july-4/ History.com/topics/holidays/july-4th Newsfeed.time.com/2012/07/04/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-fourth-of.july/slide/how-many-hot-dogs-will-we-eat/ Whitehousehistory.org/the-first-fourth-of-july-celebration-at-the-presidents-house Hgtv.com/design/make-and-celebrate/entertaining/easy-festive-fourth-of-july-entertaining-ideas-pictures Brit.co/fourth-of-july-party-ideas-pinterest/

‘Merica the Beautiful: Your Guide to a Great Independence Day

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Want to make sure your 4th of July party is a success? Try topping a cake with lit sparklers or finding red, white, and blue lawn games to keep the celebration patriotic! This infographic provides tip...

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