PHILADELPHIA- For the first time in Welcome America history, the festival was kicked-off with programming in commemoration of Juneteenth, through a partnership with The African American Museum in Philadelphia (AAMP) and VISIT PHILADELPHIA®. Guests enjoyed a full day of outdoor family-friendly festivities at AAMP, featuring live music, African dance, poetry and more! Festival attendees were able to shop local vendors, grab a bite at a Philly food truck, take part in fun artmaking activities, and view the museum’s stunning exhibition offerings. The celebration was free and open to the public.
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