Nutter Cites Success Of 'Made In America' As Proof City Is Prepared For Papal VisitMayor Michael Nutter has declared the Made in America concert a success, indicating that it bodes well for managing the visit of Pope Francis in the same venue at the end of the month.
'Made In America' Closes Out Its Fourth Year In PhiladelphiaSunday did feel more crowded than the bulk of Saturday's events.
Interview: Hop Along And Strand Of Oaks At 'Made In America'There has been a closer eye on Philadelphia over the past couple years as critics have sat up and recognized what we've always know, there's a ton of great music coming out of Philadelphia.
Made In America: Beyonce And BeyondLong before the Queen appeared, the Ben Franklin Parkway was filled for the sold out 4th edition of the festival.
Made In America Takes Over Ben Franklin Parkway For Labor Day WeekendThe Made in America festival kicks off Saturday afternoon, with more than 60 acts on five stages over the next two days.
For Parkway-Area Museums, 'Made in America' Festival Was a DownerCultural institutions along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway took a hit in the hundreds of thousands of dollars last weekend as the concert festival put a damper on attendance.
As 'Made in America' Festival Packs Up, Nearby Residents Give Thumbs UpOn Tuesday, crews of cleaners used leaf blowers to round up the debris along the parkway as laborers took apart the four performance stages.
Beyoncé, Imagine Dragons Highlight 'Made In America' Day 1 Beyoncé didn't headline the first night of the Made In America festival as much as the Mrs. Carter World Tour made a stop in Philadelphia. In an hour and a half she went through no less than 7 costumes, performed 17 songs and showed 7 short films.
Final Preparations Underway For Weekend 'Made in America' Music FestThere are four performance areas, and the main stage looks just about ready.
Rapper Slated To Perform At Made In America Arrested In OklahomaEleven people, including 2 Chainz, were arrested Thursday after refusing to get off the bus for about nine hours following the traffic stop.
'Made In America' Fest, With Jay-Z, Returning For 2nd Year To Ben Franklin ParkwayLast year's two-day "Made in America" festival during the Labor Day weekend drew thousands, and according to city officials provided a big boost to the local economy with hotel and restaurant bookings.
Mayor Nutter's Office Releases Cost Of Made In America FestivalThe total cost of the Made in America concert is now available from Mayor Nutter's office, and it looks like taxpayers came out on top.