made in america

September 9, 2014

Made In America Festival

Made In America, the two-day music festival, kicked off its third annual event in Philadelphia on Benjamin Franklin Parkway while a sister festival premiered on the East Coast in Los Angeles. With a bicoastal star-studded lineup, the Labor Day weekend event was expected to be the most anticipated event of the summer bringing in more than $10 million of revenue to the Philadelphia economy along with a record number of attendees. The final numbers aren’t out yet, but with numbers doubling from the event’s first to second years, (40,000 in 2012 to 80,000 in 2013) the City of Philadelphia hopes to have attracted 100,000 people into the city on an otherwise slow weekend.


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