I love 4th of July week! It is such a great time for communities to come together and celebrate what makes our country great. Hope you find some sunshine and something fun to do for the holiday!

Wednesday, Ann Arbor Civic Band 2013 Season: Tribute to the U.S.A., Ann Arbor, Free

Thursday, Ann Arbor Jaycees 4th of July Parade, Ann Arbor, Free

Thursday, 84th Annual Ypsilanti Independence Parade, Ypsilanti, Free

Thursday, Top of the Park, Ann Arbor, $5 per family donation

Thursday, Manchester Fireworks, Manchester, Free

Saturday, Critter House Open Hours, Ann Arbor, Free

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