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1776 things to do this Fourth of July

1776 things to do this Fourth of July
July 01, 2013

Okay, we really don’t have 1,776 things on this list. But we needed to squeeze the year of our nation’s independence in somewhere. Besides, between the politically incorrect parades, the BBQs and the Casco Bay fireworks cruises, there’s plenty to do this Fourth of July:

2013 Fourth of July fireworks in Maine

2013 Fourth of July fireworks in Maine
June 19, 2013

Where and when to see some of the Independence Day displays around the state.

Island Independence: Music & fireworks at Chebeague Chebang July 5

Island Independence: Music & fireworks at Chebeague Chebang July 5
June 10, 2013

Independence takes to the islands this July, when the 3rd annual Chebeague Chebang brings an all-day party (with fireworks!) to Chebeague Island i Casco Bay on July 5. Sure, you will have seen plenty of fireworks by then, what with the 4th of July the day before. And maybe you also have a firework-obsessed uncle who likes to explode things in the yard for weeks leading up to Independence Day, and weeks after. But I digress.

Go Fourth and Improper: Round Pond 4th of July Parade

Go Fourth and Improper: Round Pond 4th of July Parade
July 05, 2011

The people of Round Pond have been hosting an Independence Day parade for years – one that started small but now attracts a hearty crowd – that’s low on pageant winners on high on political incorrectness (and a few curse words thrown in for good measure).