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Fourth of July

July 01, 2021

The Fourth of July is a United States holiday that represents the signing and impact of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Read on to learn more about the history of this day as well as how it is celebrated across the United States! If you are looking for an apartment home over the Fourth of July weekend, click here to view our communities.


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The Fourth of July became a celebrated holiday in the United States in 1941, but before this time, our Founding Fathers experienced freedom because the Revolutionary War. The Continental congress met on June 7th and voted for the Declaration of Independence on July 2nd, 1776. The Declaration was not formally enacted until July 4th.   


How people around the United States Celebrate the 4th:

People in the United States choose to celebrate the Fourth in a variety of different ways, a few of those ways are listed below:

  • Spending the day with friends and family
  • Going to a Fourth of July parade, celebration, and/or festival
  • Having a BBQ with many of your favorite summer foods such as hamburgers, hot dogs, watermelon, s’mores, and more. Click here for summer BBQ ideas!
  • Watching fireworks at a place near you
  • And of course, wearing a lot of red, white, and blue

From us here at Simpson, have a happy, safe, and fun Fourth of July!

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