07/11/2005 at 01:00 AM EDT
Macy's Fireworks Spectacular
(NBC, July 4, 9 p.m. ET) Mariah Carey
performs live from New York in honor of the nation's 229th birthday.
Dancing with the Stars
(ABC, July 6, 9 p.m. ET) It's down to two couples as the surprise summer hit winds up for the season with a dramatic dance-off.
Mind of Mencia
(Comedy Central, July 6, 10:30 p.m. ET) Comedian Carlos Mencia parodies current events and pop culture in this new variety-comedy series.
Big Brother 6
(CBS, July 7, 8 p.m. ET) In the sixth go-round of the reality show, contestants hole up in a brand-new house with a bigger pool and built-in outdoor Jacuzzi.
(USA Network, July 8, 10 p.m. ET) Obsessive-compulsive sleuth Adrian Monk (Emmy-winner Tony Shalhoub) continues to bond with his new assistant (Traylor Howard) in the fourth-season premiere.