New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks during the reopening ceremony of the Statue of Liberty, Thursday, July 4, 2013 in New York. The Statue of Liberty finally reopened on the Fourth of July months after Superstorm Sandy swamped its little island in New York Harbor as Americans across the country marked the holiday with fireworks and barbecues. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Gallery: Fourth of July across the U.S.
Jul. 04, 2013 @ 04:08 PM
From Revolutionary War re-enactments to fireworks and parades, communities across the country found dozens of ways to celebrate Independence Day.