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Most cities are the home of numerous parades and festivals. Plan a family vacation and enjoy the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade or the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

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Family Vacations: Boston Harborfest

Independence Day in Boston is celebrated at a mammoth bash called Boston Harborfest, a six-day extravaganza that builds to a wild fireworks display on July 4. Read why Harborfest has been a favorite of Bostonians and visitors for a quarter-century.


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