Made in America Festival

Traffic can no longer enter the Ben Franklin Parkway from Spring Garden Street. Traffic is being diverted onto Pennsylvania Avenue.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
August 26, 2019 - 8:07 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Made in America Festival is the marquee event in Philadelphia for Labor Day Weekend, but it also means street closures days in advance as crews prepare the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Thousands are expected to descend onto the Ben Franklin Parkway this weekend. It'...
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Made in America festival 2018
Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
September 02, 2018 - 2:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Music lovers have taken over the Benjamin Franklin Parkway again Sunday, with tens of thousands of them filtering throughout the weekend for the annual Made in America festival . But not everyone is enjoying those massive crowds. Standing outside St. Francis Xavier...
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The Benjamin Franklin Parkway will soon be closed during the Made in America Festival.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
August 31, 2018 - 7:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jay-Z's two-day Made in America Festival, a staple of Philadelphia's annual Labor Day celebration, this year featuring headliners Kendrick Lamar, Meek Mill, Nicki Minaj and Janelle Monae, is either a thrill or an inconvenience for people who live in the area along the...
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