The United States recognizes Independence Day each July 4th.
Here's a rundown of what's open/closed:
All municipal, state and federal offices and facilities will be closed. This includes summer school, , the , the and all post offices.
All MBTA buses and trains will running on a reduced weekend/holiday schedule.
Liquor stores: Open at the owner's discretion.
Retail and convenience stores: Open at the owner's discretion.
Restaurants and bars: Most will be open, but call ahead. It's up to the owner.
Happy Fourth of July!