- Over the 4th of July, watch the parades and the fireworks – all towns and cities celebrate Independence Day with parades and fireworks, so going out to see the events or to join in on the fun is a great way to spend the day outdoors. The fireworks is a must, just make sure you arrive early to be able to find a good seat;
- Go for a run – if you are athletic or you are in a good shape, you can participate in an organized run. Most events can be joined for a small fee and the proceeds are donated to charities, such as supporting army veterans;
- Organize a picnic with friends or family – even the greatest weather is more enjoyable in the company of your loved ones and with great food, so pack a large picnic basket and invite everyone to a great place around town where the view is beautiful and there are some shady trees as well;
- Host an outdoor party – decorate your yard with patriotic colors and ornaments that feature the national flag and host a potluck party, with your guests bringing some patriotic dishes to the party.
July is a great month to celebrate friendships and family outside, enjoying the great weather – here are some tips: