Hero Thrill Show

The 60th annual Hero Thrill Show is taking place in South Philadelphia, proceeds go to benefit the families of fallen police and fire firefighters. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Hero Thrill Show In South Philadelphia Benefits Families Of Fallen Police And Firefighters

This year’s grand marshal is boxing champ Bernard Hopkins, who is blown away by tens of thousands of people who showed up and honored to be a part of the event.

09/20/2014

2013 Hero Thrill Show (Credit: Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Heroes Put On Demonstrations For A Good Cause

Thousands gathered outside the Wells Fargo Center Saturday to watch motorcycle drill teams , police K-9 units and fire department perform at the 59th annual Hero Thrill Show.

09/21/2013

(Philadelphia motorcycle officers put on a preview of the Hero Thrill Show in the 1800 block of Market Street.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Philadelphia Cops Preview Next Week’s ‘Hero Thrill Show’

The 59th annual Thrill Show is scheduled for Saturday, September 21st, on the parking lot of the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia.

09/11/2013

58th Annual Hero Thrill Show

4 New Families Benefiting From The Hero Thrill Show

Fallen Philadelphia police and firefighters were honored in South Philadelphia this afternoon at the 58th Annual Hero Thrill Show.

09/22/2012

Mike Foley (Facebook photo)

Firefighters Sell Cheesesteaks For Hero Fund

Philadelphia Firefighters are hoping many hungry people will show up on Friday at a local Northeast Philly pub.

09/13/2012

(Honorary Philadelphia police officer Jimmy Binns, far right, at a recent police department charity event.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

Jimmy Binns, Friend of Philadelphia Cops, Arrested in NJ Shore Dispute

A Philadelphia lawyer and police benefactor found himself behind bars this week — arrested over a dispute with a neighbor in Margate, NJ.

12/14/2011

Mike Foley (Facebook photo)

Philadelphia Fire Fighters Prep For 4th Annual ‘Cheesesteaks For Heroes’ Event

Philadelphia Fire Fighters are preparing to fire up grills all for a good cause on Friday.

09/05/2011

- Philadelphia Police Patrol Motorcycle Drill Team in action at 19th and Market Streets. (Credit: Steve Tawa)

Officials Want To Spread The Word That The Hero Thrill Show Is At The End Of The Month In Philadelphia

The Hero Thrill Show, featuring daredevil performances using standard issue equipment in the Police and Fire Departments, raises money to pay for the college tuition of the children of police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty.

09/04/2011

Kick-Off Rally Held for Hero Thrill Show

Earlier this week, spectators got a sneak preview of the upcoming Philadelphia Hero Thrill Show outside the Wells Fargo Center, formerly the Wachovia complex, on September 18th.

09/04/2010

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