Philly’s next BIG moment is sooner than you think. Join PHILADELPHIA250 to celebrate the official countdown to the 250th anniversary of the nation in 2026. Get a sneak peek at what’s in store for the 250th in Philadelphia with special performances and pop-up experiences by Philly artists, organizations and special guests. Are you celebrating a milestone anniversary in 2024? Do it with us at our fun, festive and quintessentially Philly celebration.
PHILADELPHIA250 is the independent nonprofit organization organizing the City’s “stoops-to-stadiums”, people-powered commemoration of the nation’s 250th anniversary in 2026. Proceeds from the Countdown support the 250th Experience – a full year of programs and events celebrating our people’s diverse histories and culture, inspiring greater civic participation, and strengthening the future of Philadelphia beyond 2026.
For tickets and sponsorship opportunities information, see below.
Bridgett Battles, Jefferson Health
Carol de Fries, Senior Advisor, Econsult Solutions, Inc.
Ken Trujillo, Chamberlain Hrdlicka
Countdown Committee (in formation)
Noel Abejo, Wells Fargo
Bill Adair, ArtsPhilly 2026
Romona Riscoe Benson, PECO, An Exelon Company
Jonathan A. Grode, Esq., Green and Spiegel US LLC
Christina Kerrigan, PECO, An Exelon Company
Jabari K. Jones, West Philadelphia Commercial Collaborative
Dawn Maglicco Deitch, University of Pennsylvania
Kate Milicia, World Cafe Live
Frank Robinson, Econsult Solutions, Inc.
President and CEO
Danielle DiLeo Kim
CEO250 Advisory Group
Karen Dougherty Buchholz, Jami Wintz McKeon, Michael Nutter,
Denise Portner, David Seltzer, and Richard Vague
Sponsors can select exclusive and customized opportunities described below:
Select one of the following activities for exclusive recognition
Please contact Debbie Buchwald for additional sponsorship information.