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A Capitol Fourth

A Capitol Fourth 2013 Preview

It’s countdown time to the live broadcast of America’s biggest birthday party on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. Experience the excitement in the control truck as the show goes live on the air. Witness host Tom Bergeron as he sees the impressive crowd from the stage for the first time. Make sure to tune in on Thursday July 4, 2013 @ 8 pm ET on PBS.

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A Capitol Fourth

Countdown to the Fireworks

Watch this specular fireworks display as you get ready for A Capitol Fourth.

4:59

A Capitol Fourth

A Tribute to Wounded Warriors

Singer-songwriter Javier Colon performs “Stand By Me.”

3:22

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