Wawa Welcome America Events

Philadelphia the birthplace of the nation celebrates another year older with a huge party and is invited the world: June 25 – July 4, 2010

FOOD, FRIENDS, FIREWORKS, AND A PARADE, who could ask for anything else on July 4th.
Taste of Philadelphia June 26 + June 27
11:00 a.m.
Penn’s Landing, Columbus Boulevard at Chestnut Street
Taste of Philadelphia continues with a day long sampling of the best cuisines in the city. There’s music all day to groove to and help you keep your appetite up for more great food. Stay for our headliner evening concert and dazzling fireworks.


Wed June 30 2010
Wawa Hoagie Day – The Mile Long Hoagie is back!!
7:00 p.m.
Philly @ the Movies: Rocky
9:00 p.m.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Join Wawa for an epic Philadelphia double feature: the famed Hoagie Day celebration followed by a special screening of Rocky. Wawa will serve a culinary masterpiece fit for display in one of the museum’s galleries – a mile-long hoagie! Enjoy a party atmosphere and fun before settling down for Philly @ the Movies at the foot of the “Rocky steps” at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It’s a one-two combo that can’t be beat!

Enter the Rocky Contest

Thursday July 1, PHL airport will have an exhibit but u have to have an airline ticket to see it.

Avatar will be shown @ Penns Landing in the evening on July 1 (Will it be in 3d??)
July 4th 2010
Philadelphia Independence Day Parade
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Historic Philadelphia
Immediately following the Independence Day ceremony, Celebration of Freedom, the nation’s best July 4th parade steps off. Bring your flags, patriotic spirit and plenty of energy to this renowned parade and revel in the pageantry that has made this march through Historic Philadelphia a new local tradition. Miss America 2010 will be the celebrity guest.
Philly wants to break the record of 6000 “High Fives”
Party on the Parkway
12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m.
Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 20th Street to Eakins Oval
The whole family will enjoy this afternoon of fun, free entertainment and of course, lots of food! Stay for the Life, Liberty & You concert and jaw dropping fireworks later in the evening.THE GOO GOO DOLLS will entertain you at 9PMCHECK OUT THE FULL SCHEDULE HERE: