A Capitol Fourth

Patriotic Music & Fireworks!

Clip: Season 2012 | 5m 18s

PBS viewers are front and center for the greatest display of fireworks anywhere in the nation during A Capitol Fourth. Enjoy some of America's all-time favorite marches, performed by the U.S. Army Ceremonial Band, the U.S. Air Force Ceremonial Brass, the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets accompanied the 56 State and Territorial Flags, and the most spectacular fireworks display in the whole U.S.A.

Aired: 07/03/12

Rating: NR

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Corporate sponsorship by The Boeing Company. Additional funding by the National Park Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Department of the Army and PBS. Travel is provided by American …

Check Out the 2021 Performers & Features

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Check Out the 2021 Performers & Features

Learn about this year's special presentation of the 41st annual A Capitol Fourth, with performances from sea to shining sea and a fireworks display recorded live over the iconic skyline of our nation's capital.

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