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MAP: All of DC’s Temporary Fireworks Stands

It’s the Fourth of July in DC, and that means hot dogs, sunburns, and fireworks. With a heatwave ripping its way through the city, sharing a park with hoards of other people trying to get the best view of a fireworks show can sound like actual hell. However, if you’re opting for a homemade show in the comfort of your own home, here’s a list of all the fireworks stands (i.e., not Costco) that were granted permits by the DC Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs to sell the supplies needed for a more intimate Fourth of July celebration.