Salute Series 2017 Events

The Philly POPS SALUTE Series encourages recognition of service and commitment through an expanding set of events and activities - each transformative moments of celebration for our community. The Salute performances recognize the service and sacrifice of those dedicated to a collective identity of American values and tradition.

The Philly POPS Memorial Salute Concert

May 27, 2017
Larry Blank, Conductor

For the second time, the POPS and the Mann Center for the Performing Arts will present Memorial Salute, a concert honoring the American tradition of service on Saturday, May 27 at 7pm during Memorial Day weekend, featuring Hugh Panaro, Christina Saffran, Tiffany Jones, and more! 

POPS ON INDEPENDENCE FOR WAWA WELCOME AMERICA

POPS ON INDEPENDENCE FOR WAWA WELCOME AMERICA
Jul 3, 2017
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

The POPS is back for its annual FREE concert during the Wawa Welcome America! festival. 

POPS AT THE CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM CEREMONY

POPS at the Celebration of Freedom Ceremony
Jul 4, 2017
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

The POPS BIG Band will perform during the city's Celebration of Freedom ceremony and parade. 

POPS ON THE PARKWAY FOR WAWA WELCOME AMERICA

POPS on The Parkway for Wawa Welcome America
Jul 4, 2017
Michael Krajewski, Conductor

The Philly POPS BIG Band will open the Wawa Welcome America! July 4 Concert with the National Anthem. As the act that performed at the first July 4 concert on the Parkway in 1993, the return of the POPS helps mark the 25th anniversary of Wawa Welcome America!