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4 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July Under $20

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Are you on a budget for the upcoming holiday? Don’t fret. Overspending on a holiday is common for most Americans. From the food and liquor to the decor and festive outfits and travel, it can be hard to celebrate on a slim budget.

Here are five ways you can celebrate this Fourth of July, keeping it under $10:

1.DIY Fireworks Display

Rather than paying to attend a show, you can purchase and light fireworks yourself. Find collections that cost under $10 here.

Be sure to check with your local community, as some cities host free firework displays!

2. Host an Old-Fashioned Barbecue or Potluck

Light up the grill, ask each guest to bring one item, whether it’s a beverage or food, and enjoy the outdoors! There’s nothing like being able to celebrate outside with friends and family on the Fourth of July.

3. Go Camping

What better place to celebrate our culture than in a national park? Some parks offer reservations that you can book in advance for camping spots.

4. Make Festive Sangria

There a tons of special recipes for Fourth of July sangria on the internet. Check out these two tasty recipes for Sparkling Red, White and Blue Sangria, and Red, White and Blue Sangria.

Here are some other cocktail recipes, if sangria isn’t your thing.