A Capitol Fourth
Written by Holly on Friday July 3, 2009
Happy 233rd Birthday, America!
Get out your lawn chairs and put them in front of the TV Saturday night for A CAPITOL FOURTH, live from the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol. This is the 29th year for the event and it promises to be a doozy with the largest fireworks display in the nation. Come on, it's too hot to go outside anyway.
This year's star-studded cast includes:
Jimmy Smits hosts the event. Here's a clip of him promoting the show and sharing thoughts about being an American:
A CAPITOL FOURTH airs live tomorrow night at 7pm. If you miss it, tune in at 8:30pm for an encore broadcast.