Join us for a star-studded evening on the Independence Blue Cross Stage featuring performances by two-time Grammy Award-winning artist and Academy Award-winning actress, Jennifer Hudson, alongside the Philly POPS BIG Band, and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, Meghan Trainor. The Independence Day celebrations continue with a dazzling fireworks display choreographed to a custom patriotic soundtrack created and performed by the United States Army Field Band. This is the first time in Welcome America history that the United States Army Field Band will perform live on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art as the fireworks light up the sky above red, white and blue.
The Wawa Welcome America July 4th Concert & Fireworks is FREE and open to the public. Guests are invited to join the Party on the Parkway beginning at Eakin’s Oval and continuing along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway up to 20th Street. Tickets are NOT needed to watch from the Parkway. Please note, tickets are needed for the seated section in Eakin’s Oval. Become a Friend of Welcome America or follow us on social media to be the first to know when FREE tickets become available.
The Wawa Welcome America July 4th Concert & Fireworks will be broadcast live on NBC10. It can also be viewed on Cozi TV and NBC Sports Philadelphia+, as well as in Spanish on TeleXitos. The FREE July 4th Concert & Fireworks will be live streamed on NBC10 and Telemundo62 and can be viewed on any screen – TV, iPad or tablet, smartphone, etc. The fireworks are presented by Comcast NBCUniversal and Pyrotecnico.
Watching the fireworks from afar? Tune into The Breeze 106.1 FM to listen to the custom patriotic soundtrack created and performed by the United States Army Field Band.