BURLINGTON, NJ – The annual 4th of July celebration at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst has been canceled due to budget cuts.  The annual event, which was canceled due to the Department of Defense’s recent budget cuts known as the sequester, featured fireworks, children’s activities, and food and beverages.

Many 4th of July celebrations across the country have been canceled which include activities like airshows, flyovers, open houses, and more.