President Obama is celebrating the July 4 holiday with a round of golf.

The president was seen in a white polo shirt, shoes and sandals early Friday morning at Joint Base Andrews, where he was hitting the links with old friends Marty Nesbitt and Eric Whitaker, according to a pool report. 

Later Friday, the president is scheduled to fly to Camp David for the weekend.

On Thursday, the president and first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaMichelle Obama criticizes lack of diversity in politics: one side is 'all white, all men' Obama interrupts Michelle's appearance with 25th anniversary tribute Michelle Obama: Young people feel what's happening now 'not what they were taught' MORE celebrated Independence Day with a barbecue at the White House where the guests included military personnel and their families.

The president's holiday was interrupted when he held a briefing with his national security team concerning Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's ouster from power.