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June 17, 2017 Event Details:

10 a.m.        Opening ceremonies at National Constitution Center (NCC) with flag                                raising,  Councilman Al Taubenberger and Yoshiko Dart  will speak, and                           a performance by Independence EDGE Studio.

10:45 a.m.   Pre-march gathering

11 a.m.        March begins at NCC up 6th Street, making a right onto Market Street and                       finishing at Dilworth Park/City Hall

 11 a.m.       Information tables open at Dilworth Park

12 p.m.       Main Stage Starts...see below for details

 3:45 p.m.   Closing ceremonies


Event is will have ASL interpreters, tenting with cooling fans, quiet areas, lots of seating, some water and snacks provided (additional beverages can be purchased at snack bar on Dilworth or street vendors on adjacent street corners),  


Main Stage...

Speakers will include Executive Director, Mayor's Commission for People with Disabilities, Charles Horton; State Treasurer Joseph Torsella; Liberty Resources CEO Thomas Earle; National Disability Advocate and ADAPT member Cassie Holdsworth; Disability Rights Attorney Steve Gold; UPMC Health Plan Vice President of Southeastern Region, Maureen Long; Elizabeth Hill, PA School for the Deaf; and more.


Performers include Deuteronomy, 4 Wheel City, Johnny Crescendo, Zap goes Pop!, EDGE Studio, Ogden Whitehead (member of The Zappers), Dennis Queen (performer and activist from U.K.), Patrick Kilgallon,  and Anomie Fatale.


Children's activities in courtyard include face painting, coloring station, and bubbles!


                 

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Upcoming Events

2019 CALENDAR of EVENTS...so many exciting events to attend!!

Dec 15-Jan 18, 2019


SOCKS FOR THE HOMELESS

We are collecting socks for the homeless at multiple sites throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding areas. Check our IG or FB for more details



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JAN 13

2019


NO PANTS SUBWAY RIDE 2019

15TH & MARKET STREETS, PHILA @ THE CLOTHESPIN

Meet at Clothespin, we will all head to Septa Suburban Station together, drop our pants and get on the EL, afterwards we will head to Luche Cartel for an after party (not free) with special drink prices and EAGLES FOOTBALL!!





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FEB 14

2019


Let's Talk about Disabled SEX, 

YES we have IT!!

Real Talk, LGBTQIA+ welcome, sexual health, Effects of Misrepresentation of Sex and Disabilities in Media, Understanding Today's terms, sex toys and devices for better pleasure, Consent....lunch served

Wade Blank Room @ LRI, 112 N. 8th St, 2nd Fl, Phila 19107



RSVP required

limited space available


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June 10

2019


Disability Pride Flag Kick OFF

3rd Annual Flag Raising Kick Off to the 8th Annual Disability Pride Parade/Week! We raise the the National ADAPT flag to honor those that have and still fight for our rights. We will have live music, poetry readings, giveaways, and more.

FREE


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June 15

2019


Disability Pride Parade & Celebration

National Constitution Center at 10 AM

Parade kick off at 11 AM

CIty Hall Celebration at 12 - 4 PM



FREE


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Map and Directions to Disability Pride Celebration 

                                 for other event directions please contact us

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

From the South...

Take I-95 North to Exit 22 for “Central Phila/I-676.”

Follow signs for “Phila/Independence Hall/Callowhill Street.

Keep right at the fork in the ramp.

Stay straight on Callowhill Street.

Turn left onto 6th Street.

Take 6th Street to Race Street and turn left.

Once on Race Street, turn right into the parking garage at the National Constitution Center.

From the North...

Take I-95 South to Exit 22 for “Central Phila/I-676.”

Follow signs for “Phila/Independence Hall/Callowhill Street” and turn right at the light at the bottom of the ramp.

Stay straight on Callowhill Street and turn left onto 6th Street.

Take 6th Street to Race Street and turn left.

Once on Race Street, turn right into the parking garage at the National Constitution Center.

From the West...

Take PA Turnpike to Exit 326 for “Valley Forge.”

Follow signs for “Philadelphia I-76 East.”

Remain on I-76 East for about 25 miles until you see signs for Exit 344 for “Central Phila” and take 676 East to the 8th Street exit.

Turn right onto 8th Street

Turn left onto Race Street.

Proceed through the light at 6th Street and turn right into the parking garage at the National Constitution Center.

From the East...

Take the NJ Turnpike to Exit 4.

Take Route 73 North to Route 38 West to U.S. 30.

Continue on U.S. 30 West over the Ben Franklin Bridge (Route 676), crossing into Philadelphia.

Stay in the left lane and go straight through the light following the sign for “8th Street South/Chinatown.”

Turn left onto 8th Street,

Turn left onto Race Street.

Proceed through the light at 6th Street and turn right into the parking garage at the National Constitution Center.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

NJ Transit

Take N.J. Transit to Trenton Transit Center.  Get on the Septa R7 (Trenton Line) and get off at the Jefferson Station. National Constitution Center is 4-5 blocks on Arch Street.

SEPTA

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority offers a vast option of transit services, including buses, trolleys, trackless trolleys, subways, and regional rail.

To get to the National Constitution Center, use the Market-Frankford Line subway and get off at 5th Street Station, or use the Route 38, Route 44, or Route 48 buses.

For more information, call 215.580.7800 or visit septa.org.

Receive a $2 discount off regular adult admission when you present your valid SEPTA TrailPass, TransPass, One Day Independence Pass, or SEPTA Employee ID. Must be redeemed in person at the National Constitution Center Box Office. Expires 11/15/2014.

PATCO

The Port Authority Transit Corporation offers a high-speed train line between Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.

To get to the National Constitution Center, use the PATCO Speedline and get off at 8th Street Station.

For more information, call 856.772.6900 or visit ridepatco.org.

Amtrak

Amtrak provides train service to 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. 30th Street Station also provides access to SEPTA public transit.

For more information, call 800.USA.RAIL or visit amtrak.com.

Phlash

The Phlash is a quick, easy, and inexpensive connection to key Philadelphia historic attractions and cultural institutions. The bright purple trolley stops at 6th and Market Streets near the National Constitution Center.

For more information and the seasonal schedule, call 800.537.7676 or visit phillyphlash.com.

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