We know when America will celebrate its 250th anniversary: July 4, 2026. But why should we care about an anniversary over ten years from now? Who is involved in planning the 250th? What is the big idea? And how can
Visit Philadelphia and Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau are teaming up with USA250 to plan for 2026.
Thanks to Sam Katz for producing this introductory video to "get Greater Philadelphia ready" for America's 250th.
The very first ideas explored for 2026 were a series of designs entered in the 2010 Ed Bacon competition, envisioning a World's Fair in Philadelphia.