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 the Fourth of July in Philadelphia, below.
Book the Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package for stays through September 3, 2018 and get FREE hotel parking as well as free tickets to the Museum of the American Revolution, free tickets for a ride on the Ferris wheel and roller skating at Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, a $25 CHeU Noodle restaurants gift card, free mini-golf and a carousel ride at Franklin Square, free passes to ride the PHLASH Downtown Loop and a $10 Lyft credit.