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Why You Should Spend the 3rd of July Watching Fireworks at Mount Rushmore

Are you worried that the pandemic lockdown will render your 4th of July celebrations dull and boring? Did you have a special trip planned, only to have it cancelled due to Covid-19 concerns? Well, you can wash those worries away with the summer rain! This year, you and your family can enjoy the beautiful fireworks at South Dakota’s iconic Mount Rushmore Memorial for the first time since 2009.
The Mount Rushmore National Memorial, an iconic landmark and one of the new wonders of the world, stands for hope, unity and freedom for the American people.  It is just 30 minutes away from Rapid City, often considered one of the most patriotic cities in the country.  Collaborating with the State of South Dakota, the National Parks Service is offering a unique opportunity for your Independence Day celebration at Mount Rushmore.
Are you wondering if this is the opportunity for you? Here are some of the main reasons you should spend the 3rd of July watching fireworks at Mount Rushmore:

CDC Recommendations are Being Followed

As the restrictions on the COVID-19 lockdown are finally being lifted, travel has also been deemed safe. The holiday event is being organized with full attention being given to CDC recommendations to ensure the safety of all, from park staff to attendees. Active efforts are being taken by the park management to guarantee participants a sanitary and safe visit. With this in mind, you can rest assured that the 3rd of July event will not only be fun, but safe for you and your family.

You Get to Explore So Much More

The Mount Rushmore Memorial is situated in one of the best locations in South Dakota. Aside from being located in the very heart of the beautiful Black Hills, it is in close proximity to other intriguing sites, such as:

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