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Though Independence Day falls on a Thursday this time around, most of us will probably be taking advantage of the "long weekend." Mia Mance of G100 and Rachael Flora of Connect Savannah have several Savannah events to fill your schedule. 

Where To Watch Fireworks This Fourth Of July

Jul 2, 2019
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Planning on heading out on the town this July 4? We've compiled a list of multiple places at which you can watch fireworks. Sit under the stars and celebrate America's independence with family and friends at any of the events below. 

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The Georgia State Patrol and Motor Carrier Compliance Division expect a record number of travelers hitting the roadways for the Fourth of July holiday.

This year, the holiday travel period is 102 hours long, beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday and ending at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, according to the GSP. Last year, the holiday period was only 30 hours long.