Philadelphia Named IFEA World Festival & Event City for 5th Year

Philadelphia Receives IFEA World Festival and Event City Award

For immediate release: October 12, 2018 Published by: Managing Director’s Office, Office of Special Events Contact: Sarah Reyes sarah.reyes@phila.gov (215) 686-6210 PHILADELPHIA – For the fifth year in a row, the City of Philadelphia has been recognized by The International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA), The Premier Association Supporting and Enabling Festival and Event Professionals Worldwide, … Continue reading Philadelphia Named IFEA World Festival & Event City for 5th Year

City Releases Information for the Eagles Championship Celebration

For immediate release: February 6, 2018 Published by: Office of the Mayor Contact: Mayor's Office of Communications press@phila.gov PHILADELPHIA – The City of Philadelphia is proud to honor the 2018 Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles with a parade this Thursday, February 8, starting at 11am, along a route that will stretch from the Lincoln Financial Field stadium complex to the … Continue reading City Releases Information for the Eagles Championship Celebration

City and festival officials announce plans for the ongoing Wawa Welcome America! events and July 4th

Press Contacts: Randy Giancaterino, 215-683-2070/ c: 215-901-2770 Randy.giancaterino@phila.gov Lauren Cox, 215-683-2067/ c: 267-251-2472 Lauren.Cox@phila.gov PHILADELPHIA, (Wednesday, June 29, 2016) – Philadelphia is rolling out the red-white-and-blue carpet to residents and visitors at the ongoing Wawa Welcome America! festival, which ends with a spectacular concert and grand fireworks finale on July 4th. From an old-fashioned summer … Continue reading City and festival officials announce plans for the ongoing Wawa Welcome America! events and July 4th

2016 is the year to visit Philadelphia.

Philadelphia is a beautiful city, deeply rooted in culture and blended together with innovative, must-see attractions and must-taste dining experiences that continue to expand each year. Recently, Philadelphia has caught the attention of multiple news outlets’ top 10 lists for a variety of reasons and we couldn’t be more proud of our City. After the … Continue reading 2016 is the year to visit Philadelphia.