Patriotic Party Guide: 5 Keys For Throwing a Festive Fourth

There’s no bigger bummer than attending a lame Fourth of July party that’s lacking in pretty much every important category. The only way to prevent it from happening is by throwing your own shindig and making your own fireworks, so to speak. But if you’re planning to host an Independence Day soiree, you better not disappoint. You need the right food, drinks, tunes and games. So break out the brats, Springsteen and illegal fireworks because here’s your patriotic party guide to get you prepared for an epic Fourth.

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