Today’s Dish: 4th of July fun facts

Today's Dish

WalletHub released some facts about the Fourth of July. Many places are closed so people can spend time with family and friends. 

Here are Favorite Fourth of July Festivities:

65%: Fireworks show
32%: Foods
28%: Going to the beach 

The best cities to celebrate the holiday: 

1 New York

2 Los Angeles

3 Chicago

4 Denver

5 Seattle

Holiday travel is in full gear. From the air to the roads, millions will be on the move. Nearly 47 million people of will venture 50 and more miles from home this week.

85 percent of people will drive to their destination. Some good news in all of this, gas prices have leveled off a little bit. Nearly four million people will travel by plane.

In New York, Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks from the Brooklyn Bridge is very popular. That’s why 15 million people watch the fireworks every year.

July 4th is America’s top beer drinking holiday. 

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