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6 Days of Festival Fun Runs June 29 - July 4th

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 11:32 AM EDT
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By Karen Araiza

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Monday, Jul 4, 2016 at 01:04 PM EDT

Wawa Welcome America's Epic Music Finale

Wawa Welcome America's Epic Music Finale

It rained and then it poured, but the show went with a tribute to Gamble and Huff with The Sound of Philadelphia from the O'Jays, Harold Melvin's Blue Notes and The Intruders. Before that artists with Philly...

Monday, Jul 4, 2016 at 04:29 PM EDT

Your Guide: Wawa Welcome America!

Your Guide: Wawa Welcome America!

Wawa Welcome America! fireworks finale went off as scheduled, despite the rain. And that capped off a fantastic night of music on The Parkway.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 06:59 AM EDT

Philly Remembers Why We Celebrate

Philly Remembers Why We Celebrate

The 4th of July festivities in Philadelphia included a reading of the Declaration of Independence and an opportunity to honor those who fought for our freedom.

Sunday, Jul 3, 2016 at 10:38 PM EDT

PHOTOS: Wawa Welcome America Events

PHOTOS: Wawa Welcome America Events

Take a look back at all of the Wawa Welcome America! events from 2016!

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This year’s Wawa Welcome America! festival features 35 events, 350 performers and 100 hours of fun in Center City and in the neighborhoods. All events are free and curated to be family-friendly and inclusive.

Fifty-six Philadelphia partners have come together under the Wawa Welcome America! umbrella to offer events tied to Philadelphia’s celebration of our city’s history and the USA.

Festival events will broadcast and stream live on all the NBC10 platforms and for the first time in Welcome America Inc. history, Telemundo62 will broadcast and stream the festival live in Spanish.