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10 Idaho Fourth of July Celebrations That Will Make You Ooh & Aah

The Fourth of July is a popular time for summer travel to Idaho; and when it comes to celebrating Independence Day, communities all over the Gem State put on fun-filled events with everything from barbecues and concerts to parades and, of course, thrilling firework shows. To make your summer vacation itinerary planning as easy as possible, we’ve gathered 10 great Fourth of July celebrations from around Idaho.

Idaho Falls

Curious what the largest firework display west of the Mississippi looks like? Then you’ll want to be in Idaho Falls at dusk on July 4 for the Melaleuca Freedom Celebration. But before you ooh and ahh at the bright night sky, spend the day at Riverfest at Snake River Landing. This all-ages event runs 12-10 p.m. and features fantastic food, bands, helicopter rides, a kids’ zone, horseback rides and more.

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