Countdown to the Fireworks
Clip: Season 2012 | 4m 59s
Bonfires and illuminations have been a central part of July Fourth since 1777. There is nothing like a fireworks display to bring out your patriotic spirit! Watch this video as we count down to A Capitol Fourth, July 4 at 8pm/ET, only on PBS.
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Watch the fireworks over Washington, D.C. accompanied by the 1812 Overture.