Happy (belated) July 4th!

Happy July 4th! For those of my readers in the US, did you do anything fun for July 4th? Do you have any traditions? For those readers not in the US, does your country have an independence day or national celebration day? If so, what are some local traditions?

From:  http://dsc.discovery.com/news/2009/07/02/gallery/fireworks-324×205.jpg