July 4, 2012
Steps of Independence Hall, 6th and Market Streets
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Pay tribute to the history of our great nation right here where it began-at Independence Hall. A patriotic and inspiring morning full of celebration of music, speeches and a reading of excerpts from the Declaration of Independence will make this 4th of July unforgettable.
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
An annual Philadelphia classic takes freedom to the streets with hundreds of participants from states across the nation, including marching bands, floats, military organizations and several special performing teams. This visual feast is the most diverse Fourth of July Parades in the country, and people of all ages will surely enjoy the patriotic pageantry as it winds through the nation’s most historic square mile.
Come witness Patriotic Pageantry as over 5,000 participants from across the nation celebrate America’s Birthday in America’s Birthplace. This year’s parade features a “Heroes Salute” honoring the 10th Anniversary of 9/11 – The United States Military, veterans, firefighters and police officers.
You won’t want to miss the 2012 Independence Day Parade!
Independence Day Parade Details Below: