Independence Day is one of the most celebrated holidays of the year. Millions of Americans will be enjoying the 4th of July and all it has to offer.
TripAdvisor conducted a survey to determine people’s plans for the patriotic day from food and beverage indulgences to holiday activities to travel. The results show the majority of Americans will be eating a burger, drinking a beer and watching fireworks.
According to results from more than 2,400 respondents, 20% will enjoy eating hamburgers; 23% will be drinking beer; 43% plan to attend fireworks or party/cookout; and 32% of those traveling will visit a city.
Favorite Independence Day Food Indulgences
1. Hamburgers (20%)
2. Seasonal Produce: e.g. tomatoes, peaches, strawberries, watermelon (15%)
3. Hot Dogs (11%)
Favorite July 4th Beverage Indulgences
1. Beer (23%)
2. Lemonade (9%)
3. Margarita (8%)
Top Ways to Celebrate July 4th Holiday
1. Attend a Party or Cookout (43% tie)
2. Watch Fireworks (43% tie)
3. Relax at Home (37%)
Top Areas Travelers Plan to Visit
1. City Escape (32%)
2. Beach/Ocean (31%)
3. Countryside Getaway (17%)