WTOP has compiled a list of festivities for you.
A suspension of temporary highway lane closures in Virginia is set to end Wednesday afternoon.
King George County residents will have to go somewhere else to watch July 4 fireworks next year.
George Washington never had air conditioning, but he knew how to keep cool: a mansion with lots of windows elevated on the banks of a wide, rolling river and lots of ice cream, maybe with a little brandy.
Just in time for the Fourth of July, Chef Geoff Tracy is offering up his grilling tips for a delicious holiday.
The Fourth of July can be a traumatic holiday for dogs.
Looking for some Independence Day holiday fun? Here's a list of parades, celebrations and fireworks displays all around the region.
Virginia forestry officials are urging caution this July 4th, with many areas of the state recording below-average rainfall and vulnerable to wildfires.
Gov. Martin O'Malley will be attending the Takoma Park Independence Day parade in Montgomery County.
When about 20,000 people spread out over Antietam National Battlefield on July 7, many staking out a spot with a blue tarp or blanket, the park will be transformed in a way that only happens during the annual Independence Day celebration.
AAA says more Marylanders are expected to travel away from home next week for the July 4th holiday.
Maryland State Police will conduct increased traffic enforcement for the holiday period.
Every year, the 4th of July fireworks display brings thousands of visitors to the National Mall, but many of us locals prefer to celebrate away from the huge crowds and hubbub that go along with the festivities.
The latest WTOP Pain in the Gas Survey shows the average price of a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline is $3.44, down 9 cents from last week.
The U.S. Forest Service is reminding visitors to the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests to leave the fireworks at home.
Construction around the city that slows traffic and frustrates commuters will cause the same annoyance on one of Washington's biggest tourist holidays. And D.C. Police Chief Kathy Lanier is concerned.
Find out who will be on the bill for the Capitol Fourth concert on the West Lawn of the Capitol.
Actor Matthew Broderick, country singer Josh Turner, composer John Williams and a dozen U.S. Olympic athletes will be among the headliners for this year's July Fourth celebration on the National Mall.