Nothing says Independence Day quite like a spectacular fireworks display illuminating the evening sky, but COVID-19 restrictions mean that events which draw large crowds—like lighting off fireworks—are simply out of the question.
If you’re searching for creative ways to make your Denver 4th of July memorable despite these unusual measures, then our team at INFINITI OF DENVER is here to help. We’ve compiled a list of the five best ways to celebrate a Denver 4th of July without the fireworks or the crowds. We care about our community, so we brainstormed some activities that will ensure you have an incredible holiday, while keeping your friends and family safe.
Top 6 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Without Fireworks or Crowds
Whether the patriotism, the sense of community, the grilled hotdogs, or the excuse for a good party ranks as your favorite part of Independence Day, one of these alternatives to fireworks is bound to check all your boxes.
- Look for Shooting Stars
If there’s just something you love about the act of staring up at a dazzling performance in the night sky on the 4th of July, then don’t let a global pandemic stand in your way—fireworks may be canceled, but Mother Nature has a way of stepping in at the right moment.Simply pack up your family, friends, or a loved one into your INFINITI and make your way to a clearing with as little light pollution as possible. Before long, you’re bound to catch a glimpse of a few shooting stars.
- Host A Patriotic Barbecue
Though you may not be comfortable hosting a massive party inside of your home right now, a small cookout in your backyard can be a great way to celebrate the birth of the nation while still maintaining some social distance.Throw some food on the grill, hang some banners, and get creative with how you show your love of country with your friends and family this year.
- Go Camping
As a Denver native, you have access to some of the most beautiful scenery in the nation; maybe you can’t watch fireworks this 4th of July, but that doesn’t mean you can’t witness something awe-inspiring.Whether you prefer to take a lightweight approach, or you haul a whole mini camper, the 2020 INFINITI QX80 is a camping lover’s dream. Take your mountain-ready SUV out for a spin this 4th of July weekend and remind yourself how lucky you are to live in such a beautiful part of the United States!
- Get Crafty
Maybe you have kids and you don’t want them to lose sight of the meaning behind Independence Day, or perhaps you’re just a Pinterest addict looking for a reason to tackle a new project. Either way, crafts are an engaging way to honor the 4th of July without fireworks.For a more educational experience, you can create small American flags from felt, explaining the significance of the stars and stripes. To keep things on the lighter side, simply whipping up some red, white, and blue slime is a fun way to celebrate the day.
- Substitute Sparklers and Confetti
For some, it just doesn’t feel like the 4th of July without a little bit of flash and excitement. You can still create a bit of entertainment on your own this year with sparklers and red, white, and blue confetti.These handheld accoutrements of patriotism may not have quite as much pizazz as you’re used to, but they will help to add a celebratory feeling to the day.
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2020’s 4th of July is certainly unusual, but that also means that it’s sure to be memorable. We hope that everyone in our community has a safe and happy 4th of July!