PHILADELPHIA — Wednesday is Wawa’s Annual Hoagie Day and this year’s occasion might be marked with an 8-ton hoagie honoring the nation’s on a regular basis heroes.
The day beings at midday at Independence Mall, Fifth and Sixth streets.
Wawa is inviting Philadelphians and Hoagie lovers from throughout the area to participate in Hoagie Day.
This year will function hoagies made with eight tons of components together with a celebration devoted to honoring our army, veterans, fireplace and police, our on a regular basis heroes, in addition to The Wawa Foundation’s ongoing partnership with the USO.
Hoagies for Heroes Doubleheader might be hosted by WMMR’s Preston and Casey. During the occasion, law enforcement officials from Philadelphia’s Police Districts and representatives of Philadelphia’s Fire Department face off in a hoagie constructing competitors to learn charities of their selection.
Members of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard and the Pennsylvania Army National Guard will then go head-to-head in a charitable hoagie constructing competitors to learn the USO.
Wawa will make a contribution of $3,000 to the charities of all groups.
There can even be a examine presentation to the USO for $750,000 from The Wawa Foundation in-store buyer fundraising marketing campaign
The occasion ends with a efficiency by Six Soldiers String Band of The United States Army Field Band.
USO Care to Connect Digital Kiosks might be displayed onsite for people to share digital messages of gratitude and encouragement to service members.
There can even be free admission to the National Constitution Center from 9:30 a.m. to six p.m.