Tim Bracken, wtop.com
WASHINGTON – Every year, the Fourth of July fireworks display brings thousands of visitors to the National Mall, but many of us locals prefer to celebrate away from the huge crowds and hubbub that go along with the festivities.
One good option would be to check out your favorite music venue, but many clubs close for the holiday. Below is a list of notable happenings that could augment your festive mood without upping the claustrophobia factor:
Don’t want to go out on July 4? Here are some concerts scheduled for July 3 that will get you cheering: