It’s one of the best weekend’s of the year here in Philadelphia and the city is alive with activity!  The best place to enjoy the 4th of July is definitely right here in the home of Independence Hall, where it all began!  No matter what you have planned for this holiday, be safe and have a blast!

 

Wawa Welcome America
June 28-July 4th

There is no better place to celebrate Independence Day been the city where it all happened! Our treasured sandwich joint, Wawa, is the gracious sponsor of this seven-day event where residents and visitors alike can enjoy over 50 free events! There will be concerts, movies, admission to many of our city’s amazing museums, and so much more all leading up to the big celebration on July 4 with the parade, concerts, and fireworks. For more information and a list of events visit the welcome America website.

Final Friday’s: Down the Shore
June 30th 5pm-8:45pm – The Philadelphia Museum of Art

If you are not one of the lucky Philadelphians who gets to escape to the shore every weekend then why not enjoy a little shore-themed fun at the Philadelphia Museum of Art this Friday.  As a part of their Final Friday’s series the Art Museum will offer free admission after 5pm and summertime treats like popsicles, boardwalk games, live music and more! For more information click here!

Night Market Philadelphia
July 1 6pm-10pm – 40th and Walnut Streets

Night Market was started in 2010 by food fanatics as a way to show off the many great food trucks throughout our region and celebrate the immigrant owners who make up our city’s thriving mobile food business. This Saturday, as a part of the Wawa Welcome America festivities, the block of 40th and Walnut streets will come alive with delicious dishes so come hungry! For more information on night market click here.