PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — In 2000, a little girl named Alex Scott started a movement, holding lemonade stands to raise money to find a cure for childhood cancer.
And though she lost her battle — her legacy lives on in the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Ahjaon Jackson Shot, Killed While Coming Home From Work With Twin Sister, Philadelphia Police Say
A special event is happening this Saturday in Philadelphia. The National Constitution Center is teaming up with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for the Spring Family Festival.
The event will be held at the National Constitution Center in Old City on Saturday, April 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.READ MORE: Two People, Including At Least 1 Firefighter, Injured In Crash In Philadelphia's West Oak Lane Neighborhood
Festivities include live music, food trucks, entertainment, colonial-era games, family friendly activities and of course, lemonade.
During the event, event hosts and Childhood Cancer Hero families will be honored.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Philadelphia Police To Provide Update On Anti-Violence Efforts
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