20 Year Anniversary Celebration

J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia

Celebrating 42 million visitors and counting.

This year, the Independence Visitor Center Corporation (IVCC) celebrates twenty years of operating the official visitor center of greater Philadelphia.

Since beginning operations, the IVCC has welcomed more than 2 million visitors each year, providing a world-class first impression of the region to a total of more than 42 million people.

To commemorate this milestone anniversary, celebrate its historic contributions to local tourism, and plan for the future of providing visitor services, the IVCC will host a special 20 Year Anniversary Celebration. 

Aunyea Lachelle
Our Host:

NBC10 Philadelphia's Aunyea Lachelle will reprise her role as emcee after hosting last year's virtual event.  Aunyea is a native Philadelphian and lifestyle and entertainment reporter for NBC10, who reports on Philly Live weekdays at 11:45 a.m. 

Dwight Evans
Our Honoree:

Congressman Dwight Evans will be honored for his lifelong dedication to urban renewal, community revitalization, and neighborhood economic development, which improved the lives of Philadelphians and created an enjoyable city for travelers to visit.  

Event Details:

Date: April 5, 2022, 5 p.m.

Location: Independence Visitor Center 

Attire: Business or Business Casual


Sponsor + Support:

The 20 Year Anniversary Celebration is a fundraising event in support of the operations of the Independence Visitor Center Corporation welcoming visitors to greater Philadelphia.

To support and attend on April 5, 2022, please select from the options listed, which include the number of tickets indicated. Contributions exceeding the value of goods and services received are tax deductible.

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Special thanks to our supporters:


Proud Sponsor:

Pennsylvania Convention Center

Brulee Catering



Platinum Partner:

Asher’s Chocolate Co.

Alexandra "Sandi" Wentworth Tatnall

Connelly Foundation

En Route

Faith and Liberty Discovery Center

The Haverford Trust Company

Independence Historical Trust


Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau


Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP

Street Media Group

Urban Engineers

Visit Philadelphia


Key Contributor: 

Arrangements Unlimited

Aqua, An Essential Utilities Company

BC&B Graphics

Cornerstone Family Office, LLC

Delaware River Waterfront Corporation

Domus, Inc.

Drexel University 


Independence Blue Cross

LeVan Stapleton Segal Cochran LLC

Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia 

McGillin's Olde Ale House

National Constitution Center

Paul Beale's Florist

Philadelphia International Airport

PRIME AE Group, Inc.

Roscommon International


Silver Sound Entertainment

Truist Bank