PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – “Wawa Welcome America” has unveiled more about what’s in store for an annual Philadelphia tradition. Organizers for the festival announced Thursday actress and singer Jennifer Hudson as the headliner for the July 4th concert on the Parkway.
She’s set to perform alongside Meghan Trainor and the Philly POPS.READ MORE: Cynthia Yalisove Charged With Stealing Neighbor's Therapy Dog In Hockessin, Police Say
The six-day festival will kick off on Saturday, June 29 and run through Thursday, July 4.READ MORE: Firefighters Battling 400-Acre Wildfire In Brendan T. Byrne State Forest
More than 50 free events will take over the streets.MORE NEWS: Police: 3 Men Recovering After Triple Shooting In North Philadelphia