We at TT&E would like to wish all of you a safe & happy 4th of July! Our offices will be closed Friday, July 4th and Saturday, July 5th in observation of the holiday.
July 4th Fun Facts!
- The average age of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence was 45.
- Benjamin Franklin wanted the national bird to be the Turkey.
- There were an estimated 2.5 million people living in the newly independent nation in 1776. Total U.S. population in 2014 was 318.3 million.
- Every 4th of July the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia is tapped (not actually rung) thirteen times in honor of the original thirteen colonies.
Local Family Events
Garner July 3 Independence Day Celebration | 7/3/2014
Lake Benson Park: 5:00pm
921 Buffaloe Road
Garner, NC 27529
- Music by: North Carolina Symphony and The Carolina Soul Band.
- Kids Zone featuring: inflatables, games and crafts.
- Top your evening off with the best fireworks show in the Triangle.
For more information, visit the Town of Garner website.
The ‘Works! | 7\4\2014
Fayetteville Street and the Red Hat Amphitheater: Noon-11:00pm
Downtown Raleigh, NC