Polish American Congress
2016 Pulaski Observance Schedule
You’re Invited to Join The Philadelphia Area Pulaski Observance Celebrations
The Pulaski Day Parade Mass will take place in conjunction with the Second Street Polish Society annual Mass on Sunday, October 2nd at 9:30 AM in St. Stanislaus Church, 240 Fitzwater St. in South Philadelphia. During the Mass we will mark the 1050th Anniversary of Christianity in Poland, honor St. Stanislaus the patron of Poland, mark the 40th Anniversary of Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko celebrating Mass at St. Stanislaus Church during the Eucharistic Congress in 1976, and the 83rd Anniversary of the community-wide Pulaski Day Parade in Philadelphia. Following the Mass there will be refreshments in the church hall.

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The 83rd Annual Pulaski Day Parade step-off at 12:00 Noon at 19th and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Center City Philadelphia. The parade marches down the Parkway to 16th Street, turns and marshes up the Parkway to the reviewing stands at Logan Circle at 19th Street. Live television coverage on WPVI TV 6 ABC begins at 12:30 PM. For more information call the Museum during business hours at: (215) 922-1700.

This year the Pulaski Day Parade will highlight the 1,050th Anniversary of Poland’s Documented History (966-2016) and celebrate the history, culture and pride cherished by the Polish American Community. During the 2016 Pulaski Day Parade, we will also mark the 408th Anniversary of the First Polish Settlers in America. A complete schedule of events will be listed in the next edition of the Polish American News, announced during the daily Polish American Radio Program and listed on PulaskiDayParade.com.

Kindly invite your family and friends to mark their calendars and plan to participate in the 2016 Pulaski Day Parade on Sunday, October 2, 2016. For more information email Info@PulaskiDayParade.com

Download the 6ABC Mobile App for Android or iOS to watch the parade on your smartphone or tablet from 12:30 to 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, October 2, 2016.

The Pulaski Day Parade Committee is honored to have David Chominski as our 2016 Parade Grand Marshal and welcome our Military Guest Brigadier General (retired) Walter B. Chahanovich.

For more information about Philadelphia area activities, contact the Polish American Congress office at (215) 739-3408 or call the Polish American Cultural Center Museum at (215) 922-1700, Monday through Friday between 9 A.M. and 5 P.M.