Arts and Music

A Capitol Fourth

America's favorite Independence Day celebration, A Capitol Fourth, features well-known musical artists and puts viewers front and center for the greatest display of fireworks anywhere in the nation. A Capitol Fourth is broadcast to millions at home and to our troops watching around the world.

Theresa Jones and the Travis Manion Foundation

1m 47s

Theresa Jones, a Gold Star Wife, was inspired by her late husband's commitment to service in his life. A Capitol Fourth will highlight exemplary Americans like Theresa who serve in our communities to make our nation strong, with organizations such as the Travis Manion Foundation. Tune in Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 8/7c. Only on PBS.

Extras + Features

  • 2021 A Capitol Fourth Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    2021 A Capitol Fourth Preview

    S2021 - 30s

    Join us July 4 at 8/7c on PBS for a special presentation of A Capitol Fourth, featuring Jimmy Buffett, Gladys Knight, Alan Jackson, Cynthia Erivo, Pentatonix, Renee Fleming, Train, Jennifer Nettles, Mickey Guyton, Jimmie Allen, Auli'i Cravalho, Laura Osnes, Ali Stroker, Maestro Jack Everly conducting the NSO, and hosted by Vanessa Williams!

  • Tony Hawk and The Skatepark Project: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Tony Hawk and The Skatepark Project

    S2021 - 2m 46s

    Pro skater Tony Hawk says his work with his foundation, The Skatepark Project, is the "proudest work" that he does. A Capitol Fourth will highlight exemplary Americans like Tony who give back to our communities through service. Tune in Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 8/7c. Only on PBS.

  • Theresa Jones and the Travis Manion Foundation: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Theresa Jones and the Travis Manion Foundation

    S2021 - 1m 47s

    Theresa Jones, a Gold Star Wife, was inspired by her late husband's commitment to service in his life. A Capitol Fourth will highlight exemplary Americans like Theresa who serve in our communities to make our nation strong, with organizations such as the Travis Manion Foundation. Tune in Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 8/7c. Only on PBS.

  • Patrick Mason and Miriam's Kitchen: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Patrick Mason and Miriam's Kitchen

    S2021 - 1m 36s

    Patrick Mason has dedicated his life to ending chronic and veteran homelessness in the D.C. area. This year, A Capitol Fourth will highlight exemplary Americans like Patrick who serve in our communities with organizations like Miriam's Kitchen that make our nation strong. Tune in Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 8/7c. Only on PBS.

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