A Capitol Fourth

Sun Jul 4, 2021
8:00pm ET
US Capitol-West Lawn

Families can enjoy this festive evening concert ahead of the fireworks celebration. Co-sponsored by the National Park Service and the National Symphony Orchestra, A Capital Fourth honors our nation’s 245th birthday with an all-star salute of the best in American entertainment.

It is broadcast live before a concert audience of hundreds of thousands, millions more at home, and our troops watching around the world.

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