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Soap stars share patriotic posts on Independence Day.

Actors from The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of our Lives, General Hospital, and Young and the Restless took to Instagram to wish followers a Happy Fourth of July and to share photos and videos of how they were spending the special holiday celebrating with family and friends.

Bold and Beautiful

Darin Brooks (Wyatt Spencer) spent time in the pool with his pregnant wife, Kelly Kruger (Eva the publicist; Mackenzie Browning, Young and Restless), Jennifer Gareis (Donna Logan) wished followers a Happy Fourth of July, Don Diamont (Bill Spencer) posed with a huge group of family and friends, Anna Maria Horsford shared a gorgeous photo with holiday wishes (and a mention of the Hollywood earthquake), and Danny Woodburn, who has guest-starred as Bold and Beautiful’s resident IT specialist, Ken, spent the holiday speaking at the Little People of America’s national convention. Katrina Bowden (Flo Fulton) posted a patriotic photo with co-stars and another with her boyfriend, John McCook (Eric Forrester) spent the day in downtown L.A., while Nicole Posener, who recurs as Steffy’s nanny, Amelia, shared a picnic blanket pose from a ‘grateful Brit’.

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Days of our Lives

Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady) posed with her kids, Patrika Darbo (Nancy Wesley; Shirley Spectra, Bold and Beautiful) shared a delicious holiday treat, Days of our Lives’ headwriter, Ron Carlivati posed with friends on the Shelter Island ferry and enjoying a lobster feast, while Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts) dug into some pizza. Gilles Marini (Ted Laurent) urged everyone to be safe, and Martha Madison (Belle Brady) posted a fun video of an impromptu parade from ‘suburbia’.

General Hospital

Little Ella Ramacieri, who plays Scout, posed by her pool, Finola Hughes (Anna Devane) made peach pie, Bradford Anderson (Damian Spinelli) shared a photo from the grill, Steve Burton (Jason Morgan) spent the day at Disneyland with his family, and Wes Ramsey (Peter August) celebrated his freedom on a beach. Jon Lindstrom (Kevin and Ryan Chamberlin) shared a photo making a peace sign with a message, Laura Wright (Carly Corinthos) in a shot with Wes Ramsey, noted the holiday was special for them, and Marc Anthony Samuel (Felix DuBois) had two celebrations in two different cities.

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Young and Restless

Melissa Claire Egan (Chelsea Newman) celebrated in a photo with close friend, Chrishell Hartley (Bethany Bryant; Jordan Ridgeway, Days of our Lives), Catherine Bach (Anita Lawson) expressed thanks to the military, Lauralee Bell (Christine Williams) had a cozy Fourth of July, Alyvia Lind (Faith Newman) had a message for America, Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman) shared ice cream with her girls, and Loren Lott (Ana Hamilton) posted a video from Young and Restless’ carnival set.