Where to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in NYC

Patriotism aside, fireworks always fill us with a little bit of childlike wonder. So, despite whether you’re feeling particularly optimistic or pessimistic about the upcoming election and state of the country, purveyors of city knowhow Time Out have offered up a list of the best spots to watch the fireworks in NYC this year. From public parks to pizza places and bars, check out the …

4th of July Blues

Keep red and white to wines, and find summer party decor in this everlasting hue

Hold the urge to decorate your house and yard with red, white and blue; it only works for one weekend anyway. With long-term enjoyment in mind, we’re sticking with the blues this upcoming holiday weekend. In a year in which politics are especially important—and emotions are running at all-time highs on all sides—it’s especially important to to keep a level of patriotic hope alive. Enjoy …

4th of July Looks

Show a little patriotism this Independence Day with subtle Americana

Between the recent Supreme Court ruling to make same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states and the continued, indomitable notion that with persistence anything is achievable, there’s plenty to be proud of in the USA. While it’s not a country without flaws, showing a little patriotism doesn’t hurt—especially when it’s done with a little class. We’re not advocating wearing the flag as a cape, but …