1401 John F Kennedy Blvd,
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Date & Time
June 28, 2018
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come One, Come All!
Celebrate summer at the City Hall Courtyard & Dilworth Park during the official Wawa Welcome America festival kick-off event on Thursday, June 28 from 3-8 p.m. Be part of the official countdown to the launch of summer with Mayor Kenney, and make sure you wear your red, white, and blue!
Summer Love Launch Party at City Hall Courtyard
Hosted by Chill Moody
We’re welcoming summer with music curated by Philly’s own Chill Moody and spun by DJ Hank McCoy. Festivities include dancing, performances from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, games like cornhole and giant jenga, giveaways, food trucks and a beer garden. Bring your selfie game to our patriotic photo booth and share what you love about summer in Philly using the hashtag #July4thPhilly. Produced in partnership with Wawa Welcome America; the Office of Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy; the Office of the City Representative; and Center City District.
Be sure not to miss Barefoot Wine tastings in the City Hall Courtyard Beer Garden!
This event is presented by Wells Fargo
Summer Love Launch Party Featuring Neighborhood Arts Celebration at Dilworth Park
Enjoy non-stop entertainment on multiple stages celebrating Philadelphia artists and neighborhoods along with food and drink. Beat the heat with refreshing summer Cocktails and Cold Beers while sitting outside at the Dilworth Park Café and Air Grille.
3:00 p.m. – Jacqueline Constance
4:00 p.m. – Yolanda Wisher Poetry Slam
5:00 p.m. – Hip Hop Fundamentals
6:00 p.m. – Kingsley Inebeche
7:15 p.m. – The Bul Bey
3:00 p.m. – Hafez Kotain and Jay Fluellen – Al Bustan Seeds of Culture
4:00 p.m. – Same Gellerstein
5:00 p.m. – Pulgas
6:00 p.m. – Three Aksha
In partnership with with Wawa Welcome America; the Office of Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy; the Office of the City Representative; and Center City District.