VISIT PHILADELPHIA’S Kickoff-to-Summer Fireworks Show

May 28
Location: Cherry Street Pier
Time: 9:30 pm

For the first time since 2009, VISIT PHILADELPHIA and The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation join forces to kick summer on the Waterfront into high gear with an incredible fireworks spectacular. The show is FREE AND OPEN to the public. See amazing views of the fireworks from the Cherry Street Pier garden.

VISIT PHILADELPHIA’S Kickoff-to-Summer Fireworks Show will follow a free concert with the 78th Army Band’s Liberty Vibes, a Reserve Band located at Ft. Dix, NJ, and Ft. Totten, NY. Their group, Liberty Vibes from Queens, NY, blends various Latin styles in both their covers and original music, representing the diverse blend of the city of New York, the US Army, and our country. Enjoy them live on Saturday, May 28 at 8 pm, down the street at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing.

Visitors can also enjoy stunning views of the fireworks at Race Street PierPier 68, Washington Avenue Pier, Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, and Spruce Street Harbor Park.

VISIT PHILADELPHIA’S Kickoff-to-Summer Fireworks Show will begin at 9:30 pm.


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