World's Holidays

Independence Day in United States in 2024

When is Independence Day?

Observed on July 4, commonly referred to as "the fourth of July", is considered to be the most celebrated patriotic holiday in the United States. It is the anniversary of the publication of the declaration of independence from the Great Britain on July 4, 1776.

Independence Day in United States in 2024

The day is very popular amongst the people of America which is commonly associated with long day parades, carnivals, exhibitions, concerts, music shows, picnics, sporting events, and followed by fireworks. Independence Day is a national day of the United States.

Independence Day is a public holiday hence schools, colleges, and most businesses are off throughout the day. It is considered to be a full day event and people hold and participate in different public gatherings filled with fun, music, and barbeque food. American freedom struggle is remembered in a traditional way wherein display of patriotic paintings and artwork is conducted throughout the country.

It is also an opportunity for the politicians to deliver speeches at public gatherings to convey the efforts taken by the great leaders of that time to bring the independence. It is to be noted that if July 4 is a Saturday, it is observed on Friday, July 3, and if July 4 is a Sunday, it is observed on Monday, July 5.

Independence Day in United States in 2024

List of Holidays in United States in 2024

MondayJanuary 01 2024New Year's Day
MondayJanuary 15 2024Martin Luther King Jr. Day
MondayFebruary 19 2024Presidents' Day
MondayMay 27 2024Memorial Day
WednesdayJune 19 2024Juneteenth
ThursdayJuly 04 2024Independence Day
MondaySeptember 02 2024Labor Day
MondayOctober 14 2024Columbus Day
MondayNovember 11 2024Veterans Day
ThursdayNovember 28 2024Thanksgiving Day
WednesdayDecember 25 2024Christmas Day