Meet the Global Philadelphia Association team at Wawa Welcome America!

Join the celebration and meet the team from Global Philadelphia Association at the following events:

Saturday, June 30, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
PECO's Go 4th and Learn: First Bank of the U.S.

Get a sneak peek at Alexander Hamilton’s First Bank of the United States. The building, which has not been open to the public in over three decades, is our nation’s oldest surviving federal building. Take a brief tour of the interior of the building and learn about future plans to reopen the First Bank of the United States. 

Welcome America will bring its PECO Go 4th and Learn series as an addition to this exclusive free museum day. This event will focus on the history of the First Bank, financial literacy, and fun! Click here for more details.

Stop by and pick up a free copy of the Philadelphia World Heritage Coloring Book!

Available while supplies last. Books donated by Wawa Welcome America.


You can also find our team at the following events:

Thursday, June 28, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Summer Love Launch Party at City Hall Courtyard and Dilworth Plaza
Festivities include dancing, performances from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, games, giveaways, food trucks, and a beer garden. 

Monday, July 2, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
PECO's Go 4th & Learn at Uncle Bobbie's Coffee and Books
Participate in this interactive educational experience, which highlights American history, innovation, arts, and fitness and nutrition. This event series is geared towards children ages 6 - 12, but is inclusive of all ages.

Tuesday, July 3, 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Philadelphia's Historic District Block Party Celebrating The Bourse
Celebrate the reopening of the historic Bourse building. The renovation of this historic building will accommodate new, local artisanal vendors alongside neighborhood business with established roots – a true showcase of Philly’s best.

Enjoy an exciting lineup of concerts and performances throughout the day, set to the backdrop of Independence Hall, Philadelphia's UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) designated site. 

More than 50 free events happening throughout Philadelphia!
Visit for the full line up of patriotic events occurring in Center City, the Historic District, in Philadelphia’s diverse neighborhoods, and Valley Forge.