America’s 245th birthday was one to remember and Chicago’s talented photographers did not disappoint.
Independence Day this year was destined to be something extra special. After the last year we’ve been through and the recent easing of restrictions the patriotic celebrations this time around were some of the most jubilant in decades. Along with the red, white, and blue explosion of color, the firework shows over the weekend did not disappoint and neither did Chicago’s many fantastically talented photographers.
An estimates $825 million dollars are spent in the US on fireworks for the 4th of July and with Chicago’s incredible displays we’re sure our great city can account for a large portion of that!
There were so many great photos that we’ve decided to round up the best we’ve come across so you can scroll through the Independence Day weekend firework shows and relive the moment! Here are our 20 favorite photos of the weekend’s fireworks:
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