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On July 4, the Americans commemorate the signing of the 1776 Declaration of Independence. An overview of Independence Day festivities in Miami and area.

Tradition requires, the 4th of July will be marked by the mythical Fourth of July parade of Key Biscayne. This sixtieth edition will begin at 11am on Crandon Boulevard, from Harbor Drive to Westwood Drive. A picnic is then planned at Village Green Park while waiting to admire the pyrotechnic show that will take place after sunset. 450 Crandon Blvd, Key Biscayne – Info right here

A wind of patriotism will blow on Downtown Miami where, as every year, Bayfront Park and Bayside Market team up to host the traditional America's Birthday Bash. The festivities will begin at 10am with outdoor concerts, food trucks, a beer garden and a playground for children with makeup workshops and balloon sculpture. But the highlight of the show remains, as always, the spectacular fireworks shot over Biscayne Bay from 9pm. 301 Biscayne Blvd, Miami – Info right here

The day will start in a family atmosphere in Coconut Grove where a picnic is organized at The Barnacle Historic State from 11am to 4pm. Entertainment will continue at Regatta Park with the help of the largest hot dog eater at 8pm. The firework, the culmination of the festivities, will begin at 9pm and will be followed by a concert of the singer Yoli Mayor, semi-finalist of the show America's Got Talent. 3500 Pan American Dr, Miami – Info right here

AT Miami Beachyou can unwind your yoga mat as early as 9am for a free session on the beach to start the day in shape. The festivities of July 4th will be followed by local bands that will follow one another on the North Beach Bandshell scene while waiting for the fireworks to fire at 9pm. 7275 Collins Ave, Miami Beach – Info right here

On Ocean Drive at South BeachMany activities will also be offered for the whole family. A free concert by the Miami Classical Music Festival Orchestra will perform various patriotic tunes, including John Philip Sousa's "The Stars and Stripes Forever" from 8:30 pm. The pyrotechnic show, when it will be shot from the ocean at 9pm. Ocean Drive, between 5th & 15th Street, Miami Beach – Info right here

Finally to Coral GablesIndependence Day will be celebrated with great fanfare at The Biltmore Hotel from 5pm including a free concert. The evening culminates with the traditional fireworks that will be fired at 9pm from the gardens of this historic building. 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables – Info right here


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