Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Independence Day 2017 By the (Sometimes Surprising and Big) Numbers

Independence Day
iStock

These are contentious times in our country, but we can all agree on one thing: we all love a Fourth of July party.

This Independence Day promises to be just as much of a celebration as those in years past. From the 65 million people who will go to a picnic to the $1 billion spent on alcohol to the $800 million we’ll cough up on fireworks, you can bet Americans will put their cares on hold to throw the nation a birthday party unlike any other (although some cities will be more festive than others, while you can count on some states really busting out the red, white and blue.

WalletHub has put out a very enlightening and timely infographic on what we’ll be doing, how we’ll get there and with whom will be doing it once we arrive for Independence Day.

So, while you’re chowing down on hot dogs and looking around for the best seats to watch the fireworks show, make sure you remember you’re just one guest at that ultimate birthday party.



Source: WalletHub

Best of 1280 KSLI

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1280ksli.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KSLI Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KSLI Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.