Tonight, children across the United States will be eager to see some fireworks! It is the traditional way to celebrate the 4th of July. Need something fun to entertain your kids with as they wait for the fireworks to begin? Try some of these free 4th of July apps!
Coloring On 4th of July is a free app that is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. It requires iOS 4.3 or later. The app is optimized for iPhone 5. It has 15 different 4th of July themed coloring pages. Kids can use 10 pre-set colors, or customize a palette. There are sounds. Some images have “color inside the lines” enabled. The app also has a slider puzzle.
4th of July Independence Day Puzzles and Games for Kids is a free app with a long name. This one is designed for both iPhone and iPad. It requires iOS 4.3 or later. It has been optimized for iPhone 5. The app has 4th of July themed games: jigsaw puzzle, spot the difference, and a memory game. Kids earn a virtual sticker for every puzzle they complete and for spotting all the differences in a picture.
Fireworx Light show for independence day with live camera is another free app with a long name. It is designed for both iPhone and iPad. You can use it on iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (Third, Fourth, and Fifth generation) and the iPad. This app is optimized for iPhone 5. This simple app lets you take a photo and then add custom fireworks to it. It is free for a limited time!
Free Fourth of July Memory Match Game is another free app for Android devices. It requires a minimum operation system of 1.6. This app is a memory match game with patriotic artwork and music. The music can be turned on or off, and you use a menu key to start a new game.
Fireworks Arcade is a free app for Android devices. It requires a minimum operating system of Android 2.1. Tap or drag to create bright displays of light and sound. It also has several arcade game modes, a physics simulation, and even an automatically generated fireworks display for you to watch.
4th of July Solitaire is another free app for Android devices. It requires a minimum operating system of 2.2. This app includes 3 solitaire games: Klondike, Freecell, and Spider Solitaire. The cards are easy to read and have a 4th of July theme.
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