8. Pick sides at a Mets vs. Yankees game

Yankee Stadium
The Mets and the Yankees have a healthy rivalry despite playing in different leagues.

Although the Mets and the Yankees play in different leagues, they will oppose each other several times throughout the next few weeks. Beginning at 7:08 p.m. on July 4, the Mets and the Yankees will play ball at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. The Subway Series demonstrates a battle for the pride of the city.

Whether a fan of baseball or just of healthy rivalry, this game is fun for all New Yorkers to celebrate their city. With both teams championing 40 wins this season, it will be interesting to see who prevails. Bring out your white and blue jerseys to show your Fourth of July spirit.