Parades, fireworks, BBQs and a whole lot more are in store for the holiday weekend. We have all the details for to help you celebrate the birth of America’s independence. Our 2023 4th of July Guide has all the resources you need to plan a fun and memorable weekend with family and friends! Scroll down for events and activities, fireworks and parades and food and drink. Happy 4th of July!

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Events & Activities
Parades & Fireworks

Events & Activities

Freedom Fest – Firework Food Truck Festival

Pleasant Hill Park, Linden Ave, Philadelphia, PA
July 4th, 5-9 pm

The fourth annual fireworks festival on Linden Ave in Northeast Philly will have food trucks, vendors, fireworks and music. Come out and enjoy the fun.

July 4th Banger: Variety Yoga Flow

1707 E. Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA
July 4th, 10:30 am – 11:45 am

Before you go our and celebrate the holiday, join one of Philly’s favorites, Dave Hem in-studio at Palo Santo Yoga to rock out with a sweet, sweaty and strong dynamic vinyasa yoga practice. Register online.

Philly’s Biggest July 4th Cookout at Kick Axe Philadelphia

232 Market St, Philadelphia, PA
June 30-July 4

Party like a patriot at Kick Axe Philadelphia in the 4th of July Cookout Bash. There will be beer bucket specials and patriotic flag shots, BBQ favs, $5 hot dogs and burgers off the grill, fun games, ae throwing and more. Book online!

4th of July Steal the Pint

Victory Tap Room Philly, 1776 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA
July 4th

Celebrate the red, white and brew with Victory Taproom Philly on Tuesday, July 4th with a patriotic Steal the Pint.

July 4th Freedom Run

Race Street, Philadelphia, PA
July 4th, 8:30 am

Start your July 4th by coming together with people of all ages, backgrounds, genders and races to run, walk, jog for your freedom as a tribe.

ELEVATE #2: 4th of July Rooftop Yoga & DJ Dance Party with Fireworks View!

3300 Henry Ave, Philadelphia, PA
July 4th

As the sun sets on July 4th, join Mishana Yoga & Wellness for a unique transcendent experience on the rooftop, ending with a view of fireworks over the city skyline. At 6:30 pm, arrival begins and the elixir bar opens, from 7-8 is yoga flow by Rachel of Sunfloetry, 8-10 pm is a DJ Dance Party with Smiley Phace and at 9:45 you’ll get to watch fireworks over the city. Jaya Kava will be serving kava and kratom elixirs, ceremonial cacao, juice and nourishing nibbles. Advanced registration is suggested.

Parades & Fireworks

Salute to America Independence Day Parade

Philadelphia, PA
July 4th, 11 am

The 1.4 mile Philadelphia para starts at 2nd and Market Streets, travels west on Market Street through the historic district, through Center City and ends at Arch and North Broad Streets. The parade is free to attend. It’s a one-of-a-kind experience to celebrate on the birthdate and in the birthplace of our nation.

4th of July Fireworks Signature Dinner Cruise

401 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
July 4th, 6:15 pm

The 4th of July Fireworks Signature Dinner Cruise on the Delaware River is an unforgettable way to celebrate the 4th of July and experience the city from the water. While onboard, you’ll get to enjoy chef-prepared menus, creative cocktails, beer, wine, and Philadelphia’s most incredible views from the water. This 4th of July, celebrate with distinctive service from a climate-controlled interior and open-air outdoor decks while you cruise past Philadelphia’s Skyline. After dinner, watch sparks fly on the water and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display as they fly overhead, honoring the nation’s birthday.

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