and The Best Places To Get The Scoop On Philly's Fourth of July Festivities

Go-To Sites Provide Info On Where To Watch Fireworks, Event Updates & More

Jun 22, 2012, 10:36 ET from Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation

PHILADELPHIA, June 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia's festive Fourth of July celebration runs from June 25 to July 8, 2012, and visitors are encouraged to go to and to get the inside scoop on the best viewing spots for the city's three fireworks displays, parade details, concert line-ups, talent updates, foodie happenings and other information about what's going on before, during and after Independence Day.

Always the go-to resource for information about all-things Philly, provides up-to-date information about restaurants, attractions, events and the popular Philly Overnight® Hotel Package, which includes a two-night stay and free hotel parking. On, readers can find out what's going on today and this week, and they can also view the Philly 101 video series, starring 101 Philadelphians who share their Philadelphia tips and insights in about 60 seconds.

For more information about travel to Philadelphia, visit or, where you can build itineraries; search event calendars; see photos and videos; view interactive maps; sign up for newsletters; listen to HearPhilly, an online radio station about what to see and do in the region; book hotel reservations and more. Or, call the Independence Visitor Center, located in Historic Philadelphia, at (800) 537-7676.

The Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation (GPTMC) makes Philadelphia and The Countryside® a premier destination through marketing and image building that increases business and promotes the region's vitality.

SOURCE Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation