Philadelphia’s historic district celebrates the birthday of the American flag and the U.S. Army. Events will be held in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood Tuesday.

Events include flag-raising ceremonies, a patriotic parade, a swearing-in of Army recruits, a dramatic skydiving performance, displays and demonstrations of U.S. Army equipment, giant flag folding activities, and a moving naturalization ceremony.

Most events will be outdoors and free to the public, with no reservations required.

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By: Doc Louallen/ PHL17 Digital Reporter
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