Events and Festivals in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Events and Festivals in Philadelphia

  • Mummers Day Parade: This renowned parade is held during December, for New Year’s Day celebrations. Get ready to witness extravagant shows and a fun vibe in the Mummers day Parade. Definitely a must-experience for Philly!
  • Philadelphia Freedom Festival or Wawa Welcome America! : Philly is the place to be for 4th of July celebrations. The Freedom Festival is a true exhibit of America’s patriotic spirit with firework displays, music, theatre and dance.
  • Cherry Blossom Festival-Spring is perhaps the best time to be in Philly. Part of the beauty of spring lies in the cherry blossom that happens all around the city. The Cherry blossom festival celebrates this ethereal time in the city.
  • Center City Jazz Festival:The Jazz festival takes place in April. There is an impressive lineup of Jazz musicians from throughout the world that entertain jazz connoisseurs in Philadelphia.

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