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4th of July is on a Wednesday so your patriotic dressing can easily extend from July 1st until the 8th. Rocking a week of red, white and blue can be taxing unless you work for Pantone so we’re bringing you numerous ways to stay fly while looking like a flag. From beachy bikinis to buttoned up midi skirts, if there’s stripes or stars you can shop the look faster than you can say “sorry officer I didn’t know fireworks were illegal in this state!”
Lounging ladies celebrate America's birthday from atop the Hotel Sheraton on July 4, 1958. [Photo via]
We've all been anxiously waiting for our favorite summer holiday and it's finally here. This year's Independence Day happens to fall on a Wednesday and if you can't escape the city don't worry because we have gathered the best places to watch fireworks this year! More»
The 4th of July is about celebrating the liberation of the United States, and has been recognized with family get-togethers and extravagant firework shows. But burgers and sparklers don't mean that nothing memorable happens. Here are some of the most memorable Independence Day moments over the past ten years. More»
Monday is the 4th of July! Get excited for BBQ, drinks, a day off work, and of course, fireworks. Check out our list of the best viewing spots in the city. More»
Do you love America? I know, stupid question: America's the best! We have great food and drink, a Constitutionally-enshrined Right To Party, a semi-functioning democracy, and we're the birthplace of word-changing heroes like JFK and Ron Jeremy. Best of all, we're all about freedom, so whether you decide to barbecue, booze, or beach it this 4th of July weekend, you're celebrating America by choosing your own fun. And no matter what you feel like doing, we've got you covered on everything happening in and around L.A. with the official GofG L.A. 2011 July 4th Weekend Party Guide! More»
With the 4th of July just around the corner, have you given any thought to how you'll be working The Red, White and Blue into your ensemble? Why not sport the very symbol of our great nation's independence somewhere on your body? We've already gone over the virtues of flag pants and how nothing screams USA pride like when it's coming directly from your crotch. More»
So you weren't planning on coming out east for the summer but now that everyone is going to be gone for this Fourth of July weekend, you've finally succumbed to jumping on the bandwagon. No worries, we found some options for ya... More»
Saturday, May 18
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.