July 4th

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Tips for Safe Independence Day Fireworks Celebrations

Fact: The colorful, explosive magic of fireworks is the best part of the Fourth of July. But every year, misuse and failure to follow safety […]

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19 (Mostly Patriotic) Things That Also Happened on the Fourth of July

Did you know that John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe — the second, third and fifth U.S. presidents — all died on the Fourth of July, the […]

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21 Things to Do on July 4th Weekend

Friday, July 1 Movies Under the Stars and Stripes @ Betsy Ross House The Betsy Ross House screens 1959 sci-fi horror flick The Hideous Sun […]

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Broadway’s Allison Blackwell Comes Home to Sing With the Philly POPS

Allison Blackwell doesn’t find herself in Philadelphia very often anymore. The Montgomery County native has been in New York for more than a decade, performing […]

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July 4th Fireworks in and Around Philadelphia

Wherever you are in the Philadelphia area this July 4th holiday weekend, we’ve picked out a spectacular fireworks display to help you celebrate America’s 240th […]

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Mayor Kenney Ducks Cataldi Question About The Roots and July 4th

Philly’s July 4th celebration will feature an homage to the “Philadelphia Sound” of legendary producers Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff, Mayor Jim Kenney said in […]

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10 Things To Do This Weekend: Independence Day Celebrations In The City

   

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The History of July 4th Parkway Concerts In Philadelphia

Back in May, when we were writing about the announcement of this year’s 4th of July concert on the Parkway, we went looking for a […]

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Surviving the July 4th Party on the Parkway and Fireworks Show

Let’s face it: living in Philly has it’s perks, but there are times when you feel like you need a personal guide to get through […]