Best spots to celebrate this year's Fourth of July
Get your party on this Independence Day at one of these bashes around the city.
Fourth of July Pig Roast
The Iron Horse, noon, FREE. The area surrounding the Iron Horse will be shut down to traffic for a day-long pig roast and barbecue bash.
Donations benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. 32 Cliff St., 646-546-5426
Red, White and Blue with a Rev Run BBQ
Hudson Sky Terrace, 7 p.m., $125. Party to a DJ set by Rev Run while indulging in a three-hour open bar and BBQ bites at this 15-story-high celebration.
Tables available; reservations required. 356 W. 58th St., 15h fl., 212-554-6379
City Lights Cruises Fireworks Ride
7 p.m., $164. Take in the fireworks on the high seas — a four-hour open bar, DJ, appetizers and dinner included.
Boat leaves from the East River at E. 23rd St., citylightscruises.com.
Chelsea Clam Bake
Highpoint Bistro & Bar, brunch 11:30 a.m. and dinner 4 p.m., $14-$30. For $29, chow down on lobster, shrimp, mussels, corn, potatoes and, of course, clams. $3 drafts all day.
216 Seventh Ave., 646-410-0120
Rare Rooftop BBQ
Rare View Chelsea, 2 p.m., FREE. Head up to the roof to kick back, listen to music and indulge in some barbecue grub. Red, white and blue Rocket Pops are just $1.
152 W. 26th Street, 212-807-7273.
Sky-High Fourth of July
Sky Room, 6 p.m., $100. Get an amazing view of the fireworks at this five-hour open-bar party, complete with a picnic and burlesque performances.
330 W. 40th St., 33rd fl., 212-380-1195
Liberty Belle Spectacular
Empire Hotel Rooftop, 5 p.m., $20-$25. Get decked out in elegant duds at this vintage-style soiree featuring live music and DJs.
44 W. 63rd St., 212-265-7400