Camden Waterfront Freedom Festival
Four days of 4th of July celebrations just across the river
Celebrate America’s 238th birthday with the four-day Camden Waterfront Freedom Festival.
The free, family-friendly celebration features live music, special events, contests, food, a Festival Beer Garden featuring Flying Fish Brewery and much more.
Let Freedom Rock Festival
Date: July 3
From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Let Freedom Rock Festival Pre-Concert Party goes down at Wiggins Park with free live music, giveaways and more. The evening ends with the WMGK’s Let Freedom Rock Concert featuring Styx, Don Felter and Foreigner at the Susquehanna Bank Center.
Family Freedom Day and Battleship New Jersey Fantail BBQ
Date: July 4
On the 4th of July, Freedom Fest salutes the nation’s armed forces with a day of patriotic events and performances. And don’t miss the Battleship New Jersey Fantail BBQ on Camden’s most historic ship.
Guide to July 4th in Philadelphia
For our complete guide to the fireworks, concerts, family-friendly events and more happening over the week of July 4th, click the button below.
Camden County Free Concert and The Adventure Aquarium Waterfront Fireworks Celebration
Date: July 5
The patriotic fun continues on July 5 with live entertainment from the “beat-Tells” and the music of Chicago from tribute band “Sounds of Society.” It all leads up to the largest fireworks show in the region: The Adventure Aquarium Waterfront Fireworks Celebration.
Military Appreciation Day
Date: July 6
On Sunday, July 6, the Freedom Festival offers discounted admission at The Adventure Aquarium and the Battleship New Jersey. All active members and veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces will enjoy $10 admission to Adventure Aquarium, while the Battleship New Jersey offers all active military, WWII veterans and former USS NJ crewmembers free tours.
For a complete schedule of events during the Freedom Festival, click the button below.
In the neighborhood
Museums & Attractions
1400 S Christopher Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
- Battleship New Jersey
- Summer Concert Series
at Penn’s Landing
- Adventure Aquarium
- Tides of Freedom
African Presence on the Delaware River
- Independence Seaport Museum
- Screenings Under The Stars
Summer Movie Series at Penn’s Landing
- The New Race Street Pier
- Penn’s Landing
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Restaurants & Dining
121 N. Columbus Boulevard
The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106
- PECO Multicultural Series
at Penn’s Landing
- Spirit of Philadelphia
- Morgan’s Pier
- Night Out Restaurant Week
- Keating’s River Grill
- Spruce Street Harbor Park
- Shank’s Original
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