4th of july boom

Top eight fireworks photos from 2016

Here are some of the nation’s best and brightest fireworks from this year’s 4th of July 

1. Dallas, Texas

2. Jersey City, N.J.

Photo: Julio Cortez / AP

3. Nashville, Tenn.

Photo: Andrew Nelles / The Tennessean

4. Cocoa Beach, Fl.

Photo: Craig Rubadoux / FLORIDA TODAY

5. Commerce City, Colo.

6. Birmingham, Ala.

Photo: Brynn Anderson / Ala.

7. Cincinnati, Ohio

John Minchillo / AP

8. Washington, D.C.

Michael Reynolds / epa