That same revolutionary spirit can be a guide for us today and as we make our way to 2026. Starting soon, PHILADELPHIA250 will engage with people all across the city and help turn ideas into creative expressions and future programming for 2026. The Declaration of Independence will be our guidepost and our inspiration. Our network of partners will help us make it so.
Join us and see your ideas in action.
PHILADELPHIA250 invites individuals and communities to help produce the 250th commemoration with us. We know that you can’t build a movement from the top down. So, that’s why we need you to help us develop an experience in 2026 that is conceived by and for all people.
We imagine that 2026 and the years leading up to it will be filled with experiences that reflect the soul of Philadelphia in the birthplace of America. Here are three ways that you can begin thinking about what you and/or your community can propose.