A Capitol Fourth

  • Fireworks over the Capitol building, Washington, D.C.

Live From the Nation's Capital

A Capitol Fourth

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Live on PBS From the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol!

Tuesday, July 4, from 8:00 to 9:30 p.m. ET

Sutton Foster gets the crowd going with a patriotic medley on the 2016 A Capitol Fourth.

America’s favorite Independence Day celebration, A Capitol Fourth puts viewers front and center for the greatest display of fireworks anywhere in the nation. A Capitol Fourth is broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, before a concert audience of hundreds of thousands, millions more at home, and our troops watching around the world on the American Forces Network.

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