July 2 Fireworks at the Great Plaza with the U.S. Army Band entertainment 8 p.m. - 10 p.m. at Penn's Landing "Free"
July 2 , 3 and 4 Reading of the Declaration of Independence at Colonial Plantation. Festivities 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
July 2 - 10 Kutztown Folk Festival
July 2 Free Admission to the Powell House 11 - 4 p.m.
July 2 Marion Anderson Historical Residence Museum presents Cupcakes, Classics and Couture: A Patriotic Afternoon with Marian, Her Music and Her Gowns $20.
July 3 Free Museum Day at the Barnes Foundation Museum 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tickets are limited and will be available online at 9 a.m.
July 3 Pay What You Wish at the Philadelphia Museum of Art 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
July 3 Free Admission Physick House 12 - 4 p.m.
July 3 Historic Philadelphia Block Party 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. See the lineup of entertainment with a special concert with the Philly Pops at 8 p.m.
3 Bicentennial Torch Run from Dover to Philadelphia dedication and
unveiling of the Rev. Richard Allen statue at Mother Bethel Church.