07/02/2013 07:41 am ET Updated Sep 01, 2013

The Perfect Bar for Any Holiday

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Most people don't need a reason to drop by their neighborhood watering hole, but if you're someone who has to have an occasion to belly up to the bar, then you're in luck. We've rounded up the best joints around the country in which to celebrate some of our major holidays (plus as a bonus we even threw in your birthday).

And since we're so close to Independence Day, we'll start there!

The Perfect Bar For Your Holiday