Polish American Congress

in cooperation with the
Polish American Cultural Center Museum in Historic Philadelphia, PA
2018 Pulaski Observance Schedule
You’re Invited to Join The Philadelphia Area Pulaski Day Parade and
Polish American Heritage Month Celebration
General Casimir
Pulaski
On Sunday, October 14, 2018, the 85th Annual Pulaski Day Parade steps off at 12 Noon from the Parkway in center city Philadelphia and will be televised on WPVI TV-6 ABC. The parade marches down the Parkway to 16th Street, turns and marches 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 information on how to watch the parade from your mobile device, click here to download the 6ABC Mobile App. For more information call the Museum during business hours at: (215) 922-1700.

The parade will celebrate the history, culture and pride cherished by the Polish American community. During the 2018 Pulaski Day Parade, we will also mark the 410th 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.

2018 Parade Theme: Marking Special Anniversaries in Polish & Polish American History
  • 410th Anniversary - First Polish Settlers in America at Jamestown, Virginia • 1608 - 2018

  • 145th Anniversary - "PRCUA" Polish Roman Catholic Union of America • 1873 - 2018

  • 110th Anniversary - Polish American Social Services in Philadelphia • 1908 - 2018

  • 100th Anniversary - Poland Regains its Independence on Armistice Day,
    November 11, 1918 and is once again promently listed on the political map of Europe.


  • 100th Anniversary - Polski Uniwersytet Ludowy in Philadelphia • 1918 - 2018

  • 85th Anniversary - Pulaski Day Parade in Philadelphia • 1933 - 2018

  • 85th Anniversary - Polish American String Band in Philadelphia • 1933 - 2018

  • 65th Anniversary - St. Adalbert's Polish Language School, Philadelphia • 1953 - 2018

  • 40th Anniversary - Cardinal Karol Wojtyla of Poland becomes
    Pope John Paul II • 1978 - 2018


  • 30th Anniversary - Polish American Cultural Center Museum in Philadelphia • 1988 - 2018

  • 30th Anniversary - Marcella Kochanska Sembrich Chorus #321

Kindly invite your family and friends to mark their calendars and plan to participate in the 2018 Pulaski Day Parade on Sunday, October 14, 2018. For more information email Info@PulaskiDayParade.com.


For more information about Philadelphia area activities, contact the Polish American Congress office, or call the Polish American Cultural Center Museum at (215) 922-1700, Monday through Friday between 10 A.M. and 4 P.M.