President Donald Trump says he will give an address at "one of the biggest gatherings in the history of Washington, D.C." this July 4.
A planned event "will be called 'A Salute To America', the President tweeted Sunday morning, "and will be held at the Lincoln Memorial."
Trump's tweet said the event will include fireworks and entertainment, along with "an address by your favorite President, me!"
HOLD THE DATE! We will be having one of the biggest gatherings in the history of Washington, D.C., on July 4th. It will be called “A Salute To America” and will be held at the Lincoln Memorial. Major fireworks display, entertainment and an address by your favorite President, me!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 24, 2019
The President did not say if this would include a military parade, which he planned but canceled in 2018, citing a high cost.
Washington D.C. already celebrates Independence Day annually with fireworks on the National Mall and a parade on Constitution Avenue.