How to Spend the 4th of July in Style, 4 Ways

No matter where you’re headed for the Fourth of July — to the beach to catch the fireworks, the lake for a little R&R, the park for a picnic feast, or right outside your own door for a backyard BBQ — Yahoo Style has you covered. We’ve rounded up the four most common places to spend the holiday, with tips on how to look chic while you’re there.

Click through the gallery above for four stylish ways to celebrate our nation’s birthday.

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<p>Spend the Fourth of July hugging onto your loved ones while basking in firework beauty. Ahead, what to wear and pack… (Photo: Getty) </p>
Beachside Fireworks

Spend the Fourth of July hugging onto your loved ones while basking in firework beauty. Ahead, what to wear and pack… (Photo: Getty)

<p>The Cotton Box-Cut Tee, $20, <a href="https://www.everlane.com/products/womens-cotton-boxcut-tee-redbone-rugbystripe?collection=womens-tees" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:everlane.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">everlane.com</a> </p>
Everlane

The Cotton Box-Cut Tee, $20, everlane.com

<p>Oversized Straw Beach Hat, $85, <a href="https://www.cuyana.com/oversized-straw-beach-hat.html#black" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:cuyana.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">cuyana.com</a> </p>
Cuyana

Oversized Straw Beach Hat, $85, cuyana.com

<p>The Freestyle, $95, <a href="https://www.gosummersalt.com/collections/all-products/products/freestyle?variant=39194112707" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:gosummersalt.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">gosummersalt.com</a> </p>
Summersalt

The Freestyle, $95, gosummersalt.com

<p>Large Canvas Bag, $49, <a href="http://www.cosstores.com/us/Women/Bags_Purses/Large_canvas_bag/10672447-26129603.1#26129604" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:cossstores.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">cossstores.com</a> </p>
Cos

Large Canvas Bag, $49, cossstores.com

<p>Orleans Titanium + Blue Steel, $295, <a href="https://www.krewe.com/collections/orleans/products/orleans-titanium-blue-steel" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:krewe.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">krewe.com</a> </p>
Krewe

Orleans Titanium + Blue Steel, $295, krewe.com

<p>Sorrel Ribbed Shorts with Side Pockets, $195, <a href="http://www.ph5.com/sorrel-ribbed-shorts-with-side-pockets/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:ph5.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">ph5.com</a> </p>
PH5

Sorrel Ribbed Shorts with Side Pockets, $195, ph5.com

<p>A novel by Dorothea Benton Frank, $17, <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Same-Beach-Next-Year-Novel/dp/0062390783" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:amazon.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">amazon.com</a> </p>
‘Same Beach, Next Year’

A novel by Dorothea Benton Frank, $17, amazon.com

<p>Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30, $36, <a href="https://follain.com/p/suntegrity-mineral-sunscreen-spf-30#610585935927" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:follain.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">follain.com</a> </p>
Suntegrity

Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30, $36, follain.com

<p>Is there anything better than eating a perfectly grilled burger on the 4th of July? We suggest pairing it with a romper, skinny neck-tie and cool shades to keep you comfortable for the afternoon. (Photo: Getty) </p>
Backyard BBQ

Is there anything better than eating a perfectly grilled burger on the 4th of July? We suggest pairing it with a romper, skinny neck-tie and cool shades to keep you comfortable for the afternoon. (Photo: Getty)

<p>Red Stripe Wrap Front Playsuit, $44, <a href="https://www.prettylittlething.us/clt0742.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:prettylittlething.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">prettylittlething.com</a> </p>
Pretty Little Thing

Red Stripe Wrap Front Playsuit, $44, prettylittlething.com

<p>Crossbody Capsule, $245, <a href="https://tourparavel.com/products/crossbody-capsule/jetty" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:paravel.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">paravel.com</a> </p>
Paravel

Crossbody Capsule, $245, paravel.com

<p>Barron Amber Tortoise Polarized, $189, <a href="http://www.toms.com/featured-shops/barron-amber-tortoise-polarized-sunglasses" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:toms.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">toms.com</a> </p>
Toms

Barron Amber Tortoise Polarized, $189, toms.com

<p>Gretel Suede Slides, $98, <a href="https://www.anntaylor.com/gretel-suede-slides/433838?skuId=22590619&defaultColor=2488&colorExplode=true&catid=cata000020" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:anntaylor.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">anntaylor.com</a> </p>
Ann Taylor

Gretel Suede Slides, $98, anntaylor.com

<p>Printed Silk Scarf, $99,<a href="https://www.farfetch.com/shopping/women/rockins-printed-silk-scarf--item-11800863.aspx?fsb=1&storeid=9727&size=17&utm_source=polyvore.com&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=PESUS_desktop" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:farfetch.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp"> farfetch.com</a> </p>
Rockins

Printed Silk Scarf, $99, farfetch.com

<p>JF Universal Salt, $12, <a href="https://jenniferfisherjewelry.com/collections/lifestylegoods/jfuniversalsalt" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:jenniferfisherjewelry.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">jenniferfisherjewelry.com</a> </p>
Jennifer Fisher

JF Universal Salt, $12, jenniferfisherjewelry.com

<p>Set of 3 Kitchen Tools, $35, <a href="https://www.katespade.com/products/set-of-3-kitchen-tools/L856894.html?dwvar_L856894_color=410&cgid=katespade-root#q=set%2520of%25203%2520kitchen%2520tools&start=2&cgid=katespade-root" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:katespade.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">katespade.com</a> </p>
Kate Spade

Set of 3 Kitchen Tools, $35, katespade.com

<p>Portable Barbecue Navy & White, $55, <a href="https://www.sunnylife.com/collections/bbq/products/portable-barbecue-navy-white" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:sunnylife.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">sunnylife.com</a> </p>
Sunnylife

Portable Barbecue Navy & White, $55, sunnylife.com

<p>Watermelon Tumblr Set with Pitcher, $48, <a href="https://www.draperjames.com/watermelon-tumbler-set-with-pitcher" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:draperjames.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">draperjames.com</a> </p>
Draper James

Watermelon Tumblr Set with Pitcher, $48, draperjames.com

<p>Muttmover Backpack, $118,<a href="http://www.timbuk2.com/muttmover-dog-carrier-backpack/329-3-2220.html?category=laptop-backpacks" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:timbuk2.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp"> timbuk2.com</a> </p>
Timbuk2

Muttmover Backpack, $118, timbuk2.com

<p>The lake is another perfect place to relax and take a dip in your red, white, and blue one-piece. If you don’t have one yet, don’t worry — we have you covered ahead… (Photo: Getty) </p>
Lake Leisure

The lake is another perfect place to relax and take a dip in your red, white, and blue one-piece. If you don’t have one yet, don’t worry — we have you covered ahead… (Photo: Getty)

<p>H&M Short Printed T-Shirt, $13, <a href="http://www.hm.com/us/product/74531?article=74531-A" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:hm.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">hm.com</a> </p>
H&M

H&M Short Printed T-Shirt, $13, hm.com

<p>Rigid Re-Release Le High Mini, $225, <a href="https://www.frame-store.com/womens/rigid-re-release-le-high-mini-rrlhm039-trox.html?gclid=Cj0KEQjwhMjKBRDjxb31j-aesI4BEiQA7ivN-LmPuHhKWp01MIUqBq-eLvtBct9RdK5s42CSk8RqVlUaAlxN8P8HAQ" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:frame-store.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">frame-store.com</a> </p>
Frame

Rigid Re-Release Le High Mini, $225, frame-store.com

<p>Crocheted Straw Floppy Hat, $19, <a href="https://www.kohls.com/product/prd-2768058/sonoma-goods-for-life-crocheted-straw-floppy-hat.jsp?prdPV=43" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:kohls.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">kohls.com</a> </p>
Sonoma Goods for Life

Crocheted Straw Floppy Hat, $19, kohls.com

<p>Speaker, $125, <a href="https://rumbatime.com/collections/rumba-x-otis-eleanor/products/rumba-x-otis-eleanor-speaker" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:rumbatime.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">rumbatime.com</a> </p>
Rumba x Otis & Eleanor

Speaker, $125, rumbatime.com

<p>Star Slides, $163, <a href="https://www.shopbop.com/star-slide-mystique/vp/v=1/1598584518.htm?folderID=13441&fm=other-shopbysize-brand-viewall&os=false&colorId=12560" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:shopbop.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">shopbop.com</a> </p>
Mystique

Star Slides, $163, shopbop.com

<p>Caba P Basket Bag, $230, <a href="http://www.barneys.com/product/muun-caba-p-basket-bag-505138243.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:barneys.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">barneys.com</a> </p>
Muun

Caba P Basket Bag, $230, barneys.com

<p>The Ballerina, $158,<a href="https://www.solidandstriped.com/collections/one-pieces/products/the-ballerina-firecracker?variant=40472429844" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:solidandstriped.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp"> solidandstriped.com</a> </p>
Solid and Striped

The Ballerina, $158, solidandstriped.com

<p>So Real Pop Sunglasses, $450, <a href="http://www.dior.com/couture/en_us/womens-fashion/sunglasses/new-items/dior-so-real-pop-sunglasses-blue-11-41658" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:dior.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">dior.com</a> </p>
Dior

So Real Pop Sunglasses, $450, dior.com

<p>Paisley Print Bandana, $10,<a href="http://us.topshop.com/en/tsus/product/paisley-print-bandana-6670034" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:topshop.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp"> topshop.com</a> </p>
Topshop

Paisley Print Bandana, $10, topshop.com

<p>It’s time to lay out a blanket, pack a basket of finger sandwiches, and toast off Independence Day with a striped maxi dress and an ice cold lemonade at the park. (Photo: Getty) </p>
Park Picnic

It’s time to lay out a blanket, pack a basket of finger sandwiches, and toast off Independence Day with a striped maxi dress and an ice cold lemonade at the park. (Photo: Getty)

<p>La Vie Variegated Stripe Dress, $350, <a href="http://www.rebeccataylor.com/la-vie-variegated-stripe-dress/317134D377.html?dwvar_317134D377_color=BLUECO&cgid=dresses-and-jumpsuits" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:rebeccataylor.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">rebeccataylor.com</a> </p>
Rebecca Taylor

La Vie Variegated Stripe Dress, $350, rebeccataylor.com

<p>Large Plaid Tote Bag, $35,<a href="https://www.openingceremony.com/mens/opening-ceremony/large-plaid-tote-bag-ST89707.html?gender=w" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:openingceremony.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp"> openingceremony.com</a> </p>
Opening Ceremony

Large Plaid Tote Bag, $35, openingceremony.com

<p>Surf Mud Pro Stick, $30, <a href="https://follain.com/p/eir-surf-mud-pro-stick" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:follain.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">follain.com</a> </p>
EiR

Surf Mud Pro Stick, $30, follain.com

<p>Sunglasses, $360, <a href="http://www.ysl.com/us/shop-product/unisex/sunglasses-classic-classic-51-sunglasses-in-shiny-red-star-printed-acetate-with-grey-lenses_cod46511580jl.html#section=third_entry_gifts_for_her" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:ysl.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">ysl.com</a> </p>
Saint Laurent

Sunglasses, $360, ysl.com

<p>Tokyo Aki, $95,<a href="https://www.the5th.co/products/aki/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:the5th.co" class="link rapid-noclick-resp"> the5th.co</a> </p>
The 5th

Tokyo Aki, $95, the5th.co

<p>Basket Montauk, $140, <a href="https://www.sunnylife.com/collections/picnic/products/deluxe-picnic-basket-montauk" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:sunnylife.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">sunnylife.com</a> </p>
Sunnylife

Basket Montauk, $140, sunnylife.com

<p>White Sneak-Elyse, $695, <a href="https://www.stellamccartney.com/us/stella-mccartney/sneakers_cod11271649hu.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:stellamccartney.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">stellamccartney.com</a> </p>
Stella McCartney

White Sneak-Elyse, $695, stellamccartney.com

<p>Picnic Kit Montauk, $28, <a href="https://www.sunnylife.com/collections/picnic/products/lovers-picnic-kit-montauk" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:sunnylife.com" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">sunnylife.com</a> </p>
Sunnylife

Picnic Kit Montauk, $28, sunnylife.com

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