Celebrate the Fourth of July on WhiteHouse.gov

Tonight, the First Family is celebrating the Fourth of July by hosting more than 1,200 military heroes and their families for a barbeque, a USO show featuring Train and Amos Lee, and an extraordinary view of national capital fireworks from the South Lawn. You can check it all out on WhiteHouse.gov/Live, or watch from anywhere with our mobile apps.

Here's the full live stream schedule:

  • 6:30 PM EDT: President Obama delivers remarks from the South Lawn
  • 8:15 PM EDT: USO show featuring Grammy Award-winning band Train and celebrated singer/songwriter Amos Lee
  • 9:10 PM EDT: National capital fireworks display

Check out some of our favorite photos and video from last year, plus a special message from First Lady Michelle Obama encouraging all Americans to give back to our military families.

Watch the Independence Day video here.