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Wawa Welcome America! Independence Day Celebration - Philadelphia

Event Date/Time

Jul 4, 2012
10:00 am until 11:00 pm


Celebration of Freedom
Independence Hall, 6th & Market Sts., Phila. Music, speeches & a reading of excerpts from the Declaration of Independence pay tribute to the history of the nation. 10am-11am.

Independence Day Parade
Throughout Historic Philadelphia. Marching bands, floats, military organizations & several special performing teams.“Heroes Salute” honoring the 10th Anniversary of 9/11 with the U.S. Military, veterans, firefighters & police officers. 11am-12:30pm.

Party on the Parkway
Ben Franklin Pkwy., 20th St. to Eakins Oval. Exciting & educational activities, games, entertainment & food. Three music stages, sporting events, games, arts & crafts. 12pm-7pm.

Philly 4th of July Jam & Grand Finale Fireworks
Ben Franklin Pkwy., 20th St. to Eakins Oval. "Largest Free Concert in America” with The Roots, Queen Latifah, Daryl Hall, Common & Joe Jonas. Followed by a fireworks display over the Philadelphia Museum of Art. 7pm-11pm.

Cost Free

Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia , PA

Additional Information
Location: PA - Philadelphia
Pre-Register?: No registration needed
Ages: All Ages/Families

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