Summer Snapshots

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff

A glimpse at some of the highlights of the season

September 22 officially marks the end of summer. In honor of dog days past, we've put together a scrapbook of the highlights. Click on any image below to find out what made the summer of 1999 memorable.

Austin Powers
Blair Witch
summer lightning
roller coasters
4th of July birthdays
Star Wars mania
beach reads
unusual camps
summer sizzlers
eclipse of the millennium
Women's World Cup
The X Games
All Star Game
National Parks
music festivals