Fireworks over the Philadelphia Museum of Art

July 4th in Philadelphia

Wawa Welcome America July 4th Fireworks —Photo by G. Widman for Visit Philadelphia

Celebrate America's birthday in America's birthplace! Philadelphia, home to the creation and signing of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, celebrates the Fourth of July in a big way.

From the start of the annual Wawa Welcome America! festival to the incredible fireworks finale over the Philadelphia Museum of Art, events celebrating America’s birthday light up the streets, the skies and the stages across the city.

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


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