fireworksTime for another fabulous U.S. holiday: the 4th of July, over a three-day weekend. What could be more American than a three-day holiday weekend?

Time for beer, brats, burgers, buddies and bombs bursting in air.

If your weekend will take you on the road, consider these July 4th family travel tips from TravelingMom Founder Kim Orlando.

Adventure TravelingMom Fran Capo, the world’s fastest talking woman, is planning to stay home this year and host a party

If that’s your plan, watch this first. Fran has all the hilarious, fast-talking advice you need for your July 4th holiday planning.

If you’re planning to make the most of the three-day weekend and hit the road this July 4th, consider heading to a uniquely American destination, such as historic Philadelphia, the Freedom Trail in Boston, Colonial Williamsburg, or one of these summer road trip spots.