City Releases Road Closures for the 2019 Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Philadelphia Thanksgiving Parade Finale featuring dancers, confetti and music

For immediate release: 11/25/2019 Published by: Managing Director’s Office, Office of Special Events Contact: Lauren Cox lauren.cox@phila.gov (215) 686-6210  Members of the public can call (215) 686-3488  City Releases Road Closures and Other Details for the 2019 6abc Dunkin’ Thanksgiving Day Parade PHILADELPHIA — The City of Philadelphia released details today for 2019 6abc Dunkin’ Thanksgiving Day Parade, scheduled to take place … Continue reading City Releases Road Closures for the 2019 Thanksgiving Day Parade

Welcome America 2019 Road Closures, Safety and Transportation Info

For immediate release: June 28, 2019 Published by: Office of the City Representative, Managing Director’s Office, Office of Special Events PHILADELPHIA — City officials released information about road closures, safety and public transportation detours associated with the Wawa Welcome America Festival today. The six-day 2019 Wawa Welcome America Festival takes place Saturday, June 29 through Thursday, July 4 and … Continue reading Welcome America 2019 Road Closures, Safety and Transportation Info

City Announces Road Closures for 2019 Love Run Half Marathon

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2019 Contact: Lauren Cox, 215-686-6210, lauren.cox@phila.gov City Announces Road Closures for 2019 Love Run Half Marathon and 7K PHILADELPHIA – The Love Run Half Marathon and 7K returns to Philadelphia on Sunday, March 31, 2019. The course will start on the 2200 block of Benjamin Franklin Parkway and end in front … Continue reading City Announces Road Closures for 2019 Love Run Half Marathon

City Announces Road Closures for 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

For immediate release: Contact: Sarah Reyes sarah.reyes@phila.gov (215) 686-6210 For resident questions ose@phila.gov (215) 686-3488  PHILADELPHIA – Road closures, parking restrictions and details for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade were announced today by the City. The parade, organized by the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Observance Association, will take place Sunday, March 10, beginning at 11:15 a.m. This year’s parade … Continue reading City Announces Road Closures for 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Road Closures for the 2018 6abc Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade

Cheerleaders dancing at the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

For immediate release: November 20, 2018 Published by: Managing Director’s Office, Office of Special Events Contact: Sarah Reyes sarah.reyes@phila.gov (215) 686-6210 PHILADELPHIA – The City of Philadelphia released details for the 2018 6abc Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade, scheduled to take place on Thursday, November 22, 2018 from 8:00AM-12:00PM. PARADE ROUTE: – Start at 20th Street and JFK Blvd. – Eastbound … Continue reading Road Closures for the 2018 6abc Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade

Road Closures and Parking Information for Villanova University Men’s Basketball NCAA Championship Celebration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The City of Philadelphia will celebrate Villanova University’s 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship on Thursday, April 5th, 2018 with a parade on Market Street starting at 11AM and a rally on Dilworth Park. To ensure the safety of participants and the public, road closures and parking restrictions will be implemented in the … Continue reading Road Closures and Parking Information for Villanova University Men’s Basketball NCAA Championship Celebration

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

2017 6ABC/Dunkin Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade Traffic Advisory

November 21, 2017 Contact: Ajeenah Amir Ajeenah.amir@phila.gov 215-686-6210 For Immediate Release City Releases Road Closure Information for the 2017 6ABC/Dunkin Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade Philadelphia – The city released details today for the 6ABC/Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade, held Thursday, November 23.  The following is the route of the parade, along with the schedule of … Continue reading 2017 6ABC/Dunkin Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade Traffic Advisory

Parking Restrictions and Road Closures for 2017 Mummers Parade

For Immediate Release: December 28, 2016 Published By: Office of the Mayor Contact: Ajeenah Amir, (215) 686-6210, Ajeenah.Amir@phila.gov City Announces Parking Restrictions and Road Closures for 2017 Mummers Parade PHILDAELPHIA— The City of Philadelphia today has released the following parking restrictions and road closures pertaining to the 2017 Mummers Parade. Road closures will begin the … Continue reading Parking Restrictions and Road Closures for 2017 Mummers Parade

Parachutists and A-10 Flyover Kicks off 2nd Annual Vets Parade

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         The 2nd Annual Veterans Parade opens with a spectacular parachute jump and a flight of A-10 aircraft leading off more than 150 groups and participants marching down Market Street to Sixth Street in Center City Philadelphia on Nov. 6. The parade starts at noon at 16th Street and JFK Boulevard and will continue around City … Continue reading Parachutists and A-10 Flyover Kicks off 2nd Annual Vets Parade