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Updated: June 30, 2016 3:23 PM ET | Originally published: June 30, 2016 6:30 AM EDT

Correction appended, 8:45 p.m.

We asked dozens of prominent Americans to share a favorite thing about the U.S. for the Fourth of July.

From small-town diners to big-city trains, their picks will ensure you’ll always have something to do—whatever state you’re in.

See more of TIME’s Reasons to Celebrate America Right Now here

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