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Fall-tastic Festivals: September

Fall is for festivals and we’ve got you covered up and down the Bay for the month of September!

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34 Red, White & Blue Recipes for the Fourth of July

Show off your patriotic pride with playful food creations that are deceptively simple.

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Fourth of July Events That Sparkle & Shine

Stars, stripes and so much fun. Soak it all up this Fourth of July, when our country turns 245 years young.

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Festivities That Will Ignite Your 4th of July!

Plan out your 4th of July festivities. Read on to find out where you should spend the holiday with your crew.

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Krispy Kreme Blasts into the 4th of July Weekend with New Patriotic Donuts

Oh say can you see––these patriotic donuts are fire!

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Fireworks, Festivities & More! 10 Independence Day Celebrations

The city’s Fourth of July celebrations are back with a bang this year!

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2021 Guide to San Diego’s 4th of July Fireworks & Festivities

You know you are looking for ways to celebrate!

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38 Festive Crafts to Make This 4th of July

Want to know the secret to an awesome Independence Day? Here’s a hint—it doesn’t always have to involve fireworks.

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Beyond The Mall: The Best Fireworks Near Washington, DC

Skip the crowds and head to one of these firework displays just outside the city.

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Big Bang: NYC’s 4th of July Family Activities for 2021

It’s summer in the city—here’s where to celebrate the USA!

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4th of July Fun (for Little Kids with Sensitive Ears)

Got a little one that doesn’t like loud fireworks? Don’t worry! There are plenty of activities to get involved in around July 4th that don’t involve big explosions in the sky.

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LEGO Launches New Mickey & Minnie Buildable Character Sets

The large-scaled LEGO designs are perfect for the Disney collector!

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10 Historic Seattle Sights to Visit with Kids Now

From the first manned light station on Puget Sound to one of the city’s oldest skyscrapers, Seattle offers
a treasure trove of historical sights to explore.

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31 Ways to Strengthen Your Family This Month

Now that July is upon us, it’s time to really celebrate summer.

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4th of July

Heads Up, Travelers: There Will Be Traffic Like WHOA on July 4th

Make sure you factor in a few extra hours before you hit the road this July 4th.

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4th of July Snacks the Whole Family Will Love

We found Independence Day treats that will rival the fireworks.

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Strike a Chord with Kid-Friendly Classical Music Experiences

Ready to introduce classical music to your kiddos playlist? Take ’em to the symphony! These local performances aimed right at kids will have them signing a new tune in no time.

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July 4th Fun Facts That Your Family Will Love!

Photo: Frank McKenna
Pique your child’s interest in learning with these 5 great facts about our Independence Day!
1. Engage your child with fun facts: Did you know that two presidents, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, actually died on July…

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11 Clever & Easy Kiddie Parade Decor Ideas

These ideas will make your kid the star of the show this Fourth of July.

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6 Patriotic Places to Visit With Kids Before Independence Day

Re-ignite the patriotic flame on a visit to these favorite monuments to American history.

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How to Have a Blast with a Fireworks-Free Fourth

You and your clan can have a blast this Fourth of July without all the big booms.

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A Fireworks-Free Fourth of July

Independence Day in the nation’s capital means parties, music and going out with a bang, but not all little ears enjoy the percussion of pyrotechnics. Luckily there are plenty of ways to celebrate America’s 241st birthday that don’t involve fireworks…

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4th of July Fireworks Extravaganzas That Are Worth the Drive

With the 4th falling on a Saturday, you have a great reason to head outside the city (and even far beyond!) to take in big booms, dazzling lights and family activities galore. Here’s where to go.

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5 Ways to Show You Love America the Beautiful

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It’s election season, in full swing! With less than a week until decision 2016, it is everywhere you look and listen – radio, television and online. It’s a perfect opportunity to teach your children your love of country…

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28 Absolutely Free (and Awesome) Things to Do This Summer

Family trips to the beach, amusement park rides and summer camp can quickly take a toll on your wallet, so we rounded up more than two dozen activities that will fill your days with fun for free!

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Where to Score Red, White and Blue Eats Around Town

You’ll see stars and stripes forever when you eat the colors of the flag at every meal and in every corner of town.

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Your Family’s Summer Bucket List

Summer is just around the corner so plan your your best one yet with this ultimate San Diego summer family bucket list.

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7 Sensational Mexican Restaurants in the 818

Need an excuse to visit the Valley? These family-friendly Mexican spots will make you a frequent visitor to the 818.

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9 Things to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

Sifting through all of the things to do and see during warm weather months can be overwhelming. But don’t sweat it. We’ve consulted with the experts (our D.C. staffers) to find out what you should put on the top of your summer bucket list.

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Have a Blast! The Best Parades and Pyrotechnics To See this Fourth

Read on for great ways to celebrate the birth of our nation that will have your brood exploding with excitement.

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Beyond the Fourth: 7 Great Parades

Grab a curbside perch and see everything from a pet parade to a “veggie pride” procession. Onward, march!

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Red Tricycle Seattle | July 4 Fireworks, Parades and Celebrations in Seattle and Eastside

Bellevue Family 4th, http://www.bellevuedowntown.org

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Issaquah All-American Independence Celebration, http://www.ci.issaquah.wa.us .
Celebrate Kirkland, http://www.celebratekirkland.org .
Sammamish Fourth on the Plateau, http://www.ci.sammamish.wa.us/4thjuly.aspx.

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Woodinville Bluesfest,  http://www.ci.woodinville.wa.us .
Burien Independence Day Parade, http://www.swkcc.org/calOfEvents/default.asp?id=21657&page=displayEvent
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