America's Best July 4th Parades

By Lauren Viera - 2013-07-04T09:11:58Z

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Arguably the most patriotic 4th of July parade in the nation, Philly’s annual Independence Day Parade involves more than 5,000 participants from a dozen states, and is just one of many Wawa Welcome America! festival events that take place in the historic city from July 1 through July 7.

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