Villanova’s National Championship parade

The City of Philadelphia will host the Villanova Wildcats for a victory parade this afternoon, down Market Street from 20th to Dilworth Park at City Hall. The parade will end with a rally featuring the team and Coach Jay Wright; Mayor Kenney will be on-hand to congratulate the new champs.

Where: Center City Philadelphia at Market Street, 20th to Dilworth Park

When: April 8, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

How much: Free

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