Saturday Jun 29

United States Army Band, “Pershing’s Own” Concert & Waterfront Fireworks

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From patriotic anthems to popular tunes, the United States Army Band, “Pershing’s Own” is back for another fantastic, FREE performance you can’t miss!


Celebrate Independence Day with a patriotic, all-star concert. Kick-off Philadelphia’s Wawa Welcome America celebration with dazzling fireworks presented by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, Comcast NBCUniversal and Pyrotecnico.



8 pm:  United States Army Band, “Pershing’s Own” Concert

9:30 pm: Fireworks


About The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own:”

Headquartered in Washington, DC, The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" is the premier band of our nation's senior service. The musicians in this elite ensemble are trained at the most prestigious music conservatories and universities in the country. "Pershing's Own" performs regularly at the U.S. Capitol, The White House, and throughout the Washington, DC community, providing musical support for visiting foreign dignitaries and nationally televised military ceremonies.

To learn more about the “Pershing’s Own” visit @usarmyband on Facebook and Instagram or @Theusarmyband on Twitter.


Great Plaza Policies:

Chairs - Chairs may not be left unoccupied on the Great Plaza prior to concert start time. Any chair(s) left unoccupied will be removed. We understand this practice was a long-standing tradition, however, the security and safety of guests visiting the Delaware River Waterfront is our top priority.

Alcohol - Outside alcohol is not permitted inside the gated area of the Great Plaza. Guests bringing alcohol into the gated area can / will be asked to leave the Great Plaza – or any DRWC owned and operated property – and escorted from the premises.

Coolers - Coolers are not allowed at concerts on the Great Plaza.

Smoking - Smoking – including e-cigarettes and/or vaping mechanisms – is not allowed on any DRWC owned and operated property.


Free and open to the public.

Wheelchair accessible.

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