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The Scene Around Philly

Things to do in and around Philadelphia -- this weekend and beyond!

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 01:01 AM EDT

Hudson, Trainor and Fireworks Light Up the Parkway

Hudson, Trainor and Fireworks Light Up the Parkway

Wawa Welcome America culminated with patriotic ceremonies, a free concert with Meghan Trainor and Jennifer Hudson and a spectacular fireworks display over the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on July 4th.

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 07:30 AM EDT

NJ Town Celebrates First Fireworks Show Since Sandy

NJ Town Celebrates First Fireworks Show Since Sandy

It was an extra special July 4th for Sea Bright, who haven't had a fireworks display in the seven years since Superstorm Sandy nearly destroyed the town. NBC 4 New York's Brian Thompson reports.

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 02:10 PM EDT

Wawa Welcome America CEO Talks Fireworks, Big Shows

Wawa Welcome America CEO Talks Fireworks, Big Shows

Wawa Welcome America president & CEO Michael Delbene sat down with NBC10 News' Rosemary Connors to discuss headline events for July 3 and Independence Day.

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 12:18 PM EDT

New Philly Firefighters' Mural Honors Past, Present and Future

New Philly Firefighters' Mural Honors Past, Present and Future

A new mural dedicated to the Philadelphia Fire Department made its debut Wednesday as part of Wawa Welcome America's PECO Go 4th & Learn event. Children painted their own murals, learned fire safety tips and...

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 08:25 AM EDT

The Philly POPS Takes Over Independence Mall With Free Concert

The Philly POPS Takes Over Independence Mall With Free Concert

As part of the Wawa Welcome Americas's continuing free celebrations, the Philly POPS will hold a free concert at Independence Mall Wednesday night. 

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 12:01 AM EDT

'Patti LaBelle Way': Philly Legend Gets Her Own Street

'Patti LaBelle Way': Philly Legend Gets Her Own Street

Singer Patti LaBelle was honored in her hometown of Philadelphia with her very own street -- and then she broke into song.

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019 at 07:48 AM EDT

Wawa Welcome America Presents New Event for Kids to Rock Out

Wawa Welcome America Presents New Event for Kids to Rock Out

Kid Nation is a new addition to the Wawa Welcome America festivities that takes kids inside the music industry. The free event is Tuesday at noon at the Fillmore.

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019 at 08:15 AM EDT

Wawa Workers Up Early Preparing for Free Wawa Hoagie Day

Wawa Workers Up Early Preparing for Free Wawa Hoagie Day

Rejoice, it's Wawa Hoagie Day. Hundreds of workers are preparing thousands of hoagies at the National Constitution Center. The sandwiches will later be given out at Independence Mall as part of a Wawa Welcome...

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 12:54 PM EDT

Philadelphia Orchestra Gives Free Neighborhood Concert

Philadelphia Orchestra Gives Free Neighborhood Concert

The Philadelphia Orchestra is performing for free on Friday at Penn’s Landing. Artistic planner for the orchestra, Jeremy Rothman, is here to tell us more about the free fun.

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 at 04:11 PM EDT

Quiz: Do You Know Philly?

Quiz: Do You Know Philly?

Test your Philly knowledge with this history quiz.

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