Fourth of July in Philadelphia Filled with Many Exciting Options!

Posted on: July 4, 2013

In case you may have forgotten, Philadelphia, our fair city, also happens to be the cradle of liberty and birthplace of America! That places it as THE go-to destination for Fourth of July fun! Each year, it seems there are more and more options for Independence Day excitement and this year is no exception. From Chestnut Hill to Center City, here are some of our picks:

Chestnut Hill’s Fourth of July Celebration at the Water Tower: The 97th Anniversary of this venerable Fourth of July parade and festival.

Welcome America / Fourth of July Jam: The crown jewel of Philly’s Fourth of July lineup. This year’s concert features the Roots, John Mayer and many more!

Independence Week at The Constitution CenterCelebrate American independence with an array of fun, family-friendly activities, including Colonial-era demonstrations, interactive educational programs, and patriotic craft stations.

Philly Orchestra’s free concert at Penn’s LandingThe Philadelphia Orchestra returns for its sixth summer to the RiverStage at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing!

Taste of Philadelphia concert and fireworksOne of the highlights of Welcome America, Taste of Philadelphia is a weekend celebration on Penn’s Landing with incredible food, entertainment, fireworks and more!