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July 4th in Philadelphia

July 4th Fireworks in Philadelphia 2014

July 4th Fireworks in Philadelphia 2015 – Wawa Welcome America!

Celebrate 2015's Independence Day with spectacular fireworks throughout Philadelphia. Credit: G. Widman for Visit Philadelphia

Celebrate Independence Day in America's Birthplace! Philadelphia, the birthplace of independence, is celebrating the Fourth of July in a big way.

From the start of the annual Wawa Welcome America! festival on June 27 to the Independence National Historical Park Service’s reading of the Declaration of Independence on July 8, events celebrating America’s birthday will light up the streets, the skies and the stages from the waterfront at Penn’s Landing to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on the other side of town.

Find the best fireworks watching spots, free concerts and patriotic events with our complete guide to July 4th in Philadelphia

Happy 4th of July from Historic Philadelphia: Is there a better way to celebrate our nation’s birthday than with a little Happy from Historic Philadelphia? Join Ben Franklin, Betsy Ross and the townsfolk of Colonial Philadelphia as they celebrate Independence Day. Watch the video here.

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