To inspire all Americans and each American to participate in the largest and most inclusive celebration in our nation’s history – the 250th anniversary of our country’s founding. Learn More
National Park Service and America 250 Launch Countdown to 250th Anniversary Commemoration of American Independence
Washington (July 2, 2020) – The National Park Service (NPS) and the U.S. Semiquincentennial Commission (America 250) have partnered to commemorate the 250 the anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 2026. The partnership will enrich efforts to educate and inspire as the nati
A very different Independence Day for the U.S.
Our celebration of Independence Day this July 4 will be unlike any we have ever experienced.
Butler County remembers July 4 history with bigger celebrations coming
BUTLER COUNTY — Today the United States turns 244 years old, and Founding Father John Adams wasn’t far off when he predicted Independence Day would be celebrated with “pomp and parade, with shows, games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires and illuminations from one end of this continent to the other.”