Boston 4th of July Fireworks 2014

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Going to be in Beantown for the 4th of July? Check out our handy guide for celebrating our nation’s birthday in the beautiful historic city of Boston. From fireworks and whale watching cruises to walking tours and bike rides, you’ll be out and about and all around! Enjoy the best Boston attractions on your summer vacation for less with Smart Destinations. Each year the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular is the centerpiece of Boston’s 4th of July celebrations. A free, fabulous live music extravaganza with orchestral performances by the renowned Boston Pops and accompanying vocal performances by local and national stars begins at 8:30 pm Friday, July 4th, on the Charles River Esplanade. For a full list of songs performed by the Boston Pops, check out the Firework Music score. If you’re in town earlier, there’s also a free concert on Thursday, July 3rd (although it won’t have … [Read more...]

Boston 4th of July

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Celebrating the 4th of July is as entwined in the culture of summertime in the U.S. as baseball, backyard barbecues and going to the beach. This year, why not make the day extra special and head to a city that has been celebrating the holiday ever since it came into existence? If fireworks aren’t enough for you, there are plenty of other Boston Attractions to help make this an Independence Day you won’t soon forget. You’ve probably seen Beantown’s famous duck boats on television or in a movie but never had the chance to see them in person. You can remedy that problem and have a quacking good time by going on a Boston Duck Tour. Hop on one of the modified World War II landing crafts and enjoy the ride. This top Boston Attraction will take you by some of the top sites in the city including Faneuil Hall/Quincy Market, Bunker Hill, Battery Wharf and of course, the Charles … [Read more...]