Saturday, June 1 - Sunday, June 30, 2019

Immigrant Heritage Month

Celebrating the stories of immigrant communities and their allies.

Official event information

When

Saturday, June 1 - Sunday, June 30, 2019

Every June, Philadelphia celebrates Immigrant Heritage Month. A national observance, Immigrant Heritage Month highlights the diversity of immigrant communities. It also explores all that we have in common.

Throughout the month, local organizations and City agencies will offer events and activities. This includes:

  • Storytelling and community conversations.
  • Film screenings.
  • Street festivals and block parties.

Featured events

Events

  • Aug
    23
    Mandela Washington Fellowship Panel
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA

    Mandela Washington Fellowship Panel

    August 23, 2019
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm, 2 hours
    Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
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  • Aug
    23
    Indonesian Flag Raising
    3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
    Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA

    Indonesian Flag Raising

    August 23, 2019
    3:00 pm to 4:00 pm, 1 hour
    Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
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  • Aug
    30
    Trinidad and Tobago Flag Raising
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
    Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA August 31, 2019

    Trinidad and Tobago Flag Raising

    August 30, 2019
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, 1 hour
    Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA August 31, 2019
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    Program and ceremony honoring Trinidad and Tobago. Reception to follow from 2-4 pm in City Hall.

Sponsor

Partners

  • Office of LGBT Affairs
  • Free Library of Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
  • Mural Arts Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia Latino Film Festival
  • Caribbean Creatives
  • Michelle Angela Ortiz
  • Odunde Street Festival
  • Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition
  • USCIS
  • Asian Arts Initiative
  • Friends, Peace, Sanctuary
  • Philadelphia Regional Refugee Providers' Collaborative
  • 86 Deluxe Catering and Friends
  • Caribbean Community in Philadelphia
  • Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia
  • Amnesty International Philadelphia Chapter 112
  • Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers


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