Every year on July 4, communities across the U.S. gather to watch patriotic-themed fireworks in celebration of Independence Day.
Riad Shatila never forgot the delicious pastries of his youth in Lebanon. Today the late Michigan baker's family still sells what's been called America's best baklava.
Each spring, American Christians celebrate Easter in their homes and churches with time-honored activities including prayer and feasting.
Passover is a major Jewish spring festival that commemorates the Jews' liberation from slavery in ancient Egypt before their journey to the promised land.
Each spring, Iranian Americans and others organize Nowruz festivals and events in the U.S. to welcome the New Year and pay tribute to their cultural heritage.
Every February, Americans honor their presidents. Take our quiz to see how much you know about U.S. presidents. Share your results!
People across the United States and around the world will come together this month to celebrate the Lunar New Year with fireworks, parades and lanterns.
On Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, January 15, fifth-graders from a Washington school recite King's most famous speech from the Lincoln Memorial steps.
Americans celebrate the beginning of the new year with time-honored traditions including special foods, parties, fireworks and midnight kisses.