July 4th in Glenside

The Greater Glenside Patriotic Association (GGPA) sponsors the annual July 4th Independence Day celebration events in Glenside, Pennsylvania. The parade began in 1904 and is one of the nation's oldest consecutively run 4th of July parades.

All events are admission free and sponsored by the Greater Glenside Patriotic Association (GGPA). This not-for-profit 501(c){3} organization accepts tax-deductible financial contributions year round. Donations can be made via Paypal or mail-in at P.O. Box 72, Glenside, PA, 19038. This year's flyer can be located here

Upcoming Events

July 4th, 2021

Thank you for all of you who joined us for the Glenside July 4, 2021 events!!! We had a great time and hope you did too. We look forward to seeing you at next year's 4th! 

fire truck
Annual 5k Event

Our annual 5k/1 mile walk fundraiser is cancelled for 2021. Our next race date is set for Saturday, April 9, 2022! 

july 4th photos

Every year Glenside's July 4th events draw tens of thousands of visitors. Check out some photos of the day from past years!