Patti LaBelle Street Dedication

Event Description

Welcome America Inc., in partnership with the City of Philadelphia, City Council and the Office of City Representative, will be honor Patti LaBelle during the Wawa Welcome America festival with the ceremonial renaming of Broad Street between Spruce and Locust Streets to Patti LaBelle Way

LaBelle, the GRAMMY ® Award-winning singer, songwriter, actress, bestselling author and Philadelphia-native bears a name that reminds people of the grace and elegance she has exhibited throughout her 50-plus year career in entertainment and as an advocate for causes including adoption, diabetes, cancer, HIV/AIDS and more. The dedication will take place on Tuesday, July 2 at 4 p.m., on the southwest corner of Broad and Spruce Street. The event will be hosted by Patty Jackson of iHeartRadio’s 105.3 WDAS-FM and will feature an appearance by Patti LaBelle and City dignitaries.