There are many reasons that the Fourth of July is an underrated holiday. There’s the fact that you usually get at least one day off out of it (if you’re lucky), and maybe a barbecue or two. But hopefully you’re not too much of a jaded, hardened husk of a person to enjoy a good fireworks show.
As long as that’s true, you might be interested in going out of town to see a particularly elaborate fireworks show – or in checking out one that’s right in your backyard unbeknownst to you. So here are nine of the biggest and best fireworks shows happening this July 4th.