Hundreds of thousands of revelers with American flags and picnic coolers have descended on the Esplanade in Boston in preparation for the annual fireworks show and Boston Pops concert.
The Massachusetts State Police has announced road closures in Boston for the July 4th holidays.
Despite the gray skies and threat of some rain, the usual large crowd came to the Esplanade for Sunday night’s Boston Pops’ rehearsal for the 4th of July.
Esplanade preps are underway.
It’s shaping up to be a great holiday weekend. So, if you take your kids to a fireworks show, are you influencing how they vote in the future? Jon Keller is at large.
The Fourth of July and fireworks go hand-in-hand, and fire officials say you should leave the shows to the professionals.
This year, the Boston Pops fireworks show is getting a new host: Hollywood star Michael Chiklis. It’s a dream come true for the local native.
With the Fourth of July around the corner, State Rep. Richard Bastien of Gardner is trying to get some traction for a fireworks bill he filed earlier this year.
When Boston celebrates the Fourth of July next week, not all of the performers will be on the ground. The celebration on the Esplanade begins with a military flyover.
Fourth of July is a huge night for the city, and for the man center stage that night: Boston Pops Conductor Keith Lockhart.