Old City Eats Program

Old City District Introduces Old City Eats Summer Program!

‘Experience New Restaurant Series In History-Filled Neighborhood!’ Foodies can now celebrate in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia! Old City District has created Old City Eats, a program... 
Night Market 2014 in Olde City

Night Market Philadelphia Is Back!

Night Market 2014 in Olde City – Photo by Tug Haines for The Food Trust ‘Philadelphia’s Favorite Street Food Festival!’ Night Market Philadelphia is one of the city’s premier street... 
Spruce Street Harbor Park

Summer Fun At Spruce Street Harbor Park And RiverRink Summerfest

Spruce Street Harbor Park – Photo courtesy of Delaware River Waterfront Corporation ‘A Magical Summertime Destination’  It’s back for a third year, by popular demand, the Spruce... 
40th Street Summer Series in University City

40th Street Summer Series in University City

“Relaxing Family Fun in University City’  Come shake’em, rock’em and roll’em… Every summer, the University City District, the Rotunda and Penn host the 40th Street... 
Market Street Bridge

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ The Resource Exchange Fundraiser, Museum Exhibits, 40th Street Summer Series, Spruce Street Harbor Park and More!

Market Street Bridge ‘Pre-Fun Prior To The Official Start Of Summer’ The weekend kicks off with 3 Ring Circus Fundraiser for The Resource Exchange, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn... 
Independence Hall

Weekly Fun Things To Do In Philadelphia All Summer Long

Independence Hall ‘Exploring Philadelphia During The Week’ There are so many things to do in Philadelphia during the weekend. We bet you didn’t know all of the exciting things to do each... 
Summer Nights at Penn Museum

Summer Nights at Penn Museum

‘Relaxing Musical Nights at Penn Museum’ What a great way to break up your work week by experiencing soothing international cultural live music on Wednesday nights during the Summer Nights... 
Craft Phila Arts & Crafts Fair

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Old City Eats Program

Old City District Introduces Old City Eats Summer Program!

'Experience New Restaurant Series In History-Filled Neighborhood!' Foodies can now celebrate in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia! Old City District has created Old City Eats, a program to showcase the district's food and beverage scene. The program will include 32 restaurants and bars, taking place every Thursday night from 5 p.m. till 8 p.m. until August 25. The plan is … [Read More...]

Night Market 2014 in Olde City

Night Market Philadelphia Is Back!

'Philadelphia's Favorite Street Food Festival!’ Night Market Philadelphia is one of the city’s premier street food festivals. It has grown into more than just a few food festivals a year. Each Night Market Festival spotlights a different Philly neighborhood, showcasing excellent food from local restaurants and Philly’s finest food trucks. These events also include live music, … [Read More...]

Spruce Street Harbor Park

Summer Fun At Spruce Street Harbor Park And RiverRink Summerfest

'A Magical Summertime Destination'  It's back for a third year, by popular demand, the Spruce Street Harbor Park! This urban area is being transformed into an outdoor paradise at the Penn’s Landing Marina. But wait! Let's welcome back the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest for year two! The Blue Cross RiverRink will be transformed into a roller rink. The Delaware River Waterfront will … [Read More...]

Spruce Street Harbor Park

Spruce Street Harbor Park ~ Outdoor Paradise In Philly

'A Magical Summertime Destination' Excitement invades the Delaware River Waterfront at Columbus Boulevard and Spruce Street. This urban area is being transformed into an outdoor paradise at the Penn's Landing Marina. The new pop-up park in its third year, the Spruce Street Harbor Park, is brought to you by the same people who brought you the Waterfront Winterfest. It will be open from May 6 to … [Read More...]

40th Street Summer Series in University City

40th Street Summer Series in University City

"Relaxing Family Fun in University City'  Come shake'em, rock'em and roll'em... Every summer, the University City District, the Rotunda and Penn host the 40th Street Summer Series. A free outdoor music series that is family-friendly, now in its thirteenth year. Each concert is scheduled for a Saturday in the summer from June to September, starting at 6 pm. These live performances take … [Read More...]

Market Street Bridge

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ The Resource Exchange Fundraiser, Museum Exhibits, 40th Street Summer Series, Spruce Street Harbor Park and More!

'Pre-Fun Prior To The Official Start Of Summer’ The weekend kicks off with 3 Ring Circus Fundraiser for The Resource Exchange, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum, the Academy of Natural Sciences and the Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Ireland vs Belgium match at the Plough and the Stars, Spruce Street Harbor Park & Roller Rink, End of Day Declaration … [Read More...]

Independence Hall

Weekly Fun Things To Do In Philadelphia All Summer Long

'Exploring Philadelphia During The Week' There are so many things to do in Philadelphia during the weekend. We bet you didn't know all of the exciting things to do each week in Philadelphia during the summer! Check out our fantastic list! (all events or activities have started now unless noted with start dates) Wednesdays Christ Church Farmers’ Market Every Wednesday from 2 pm to 7 pm … [Read More...]

Summer Nights at Penn Museum

Summer Nights at Penn Museum

'Relaxing Musical Nights at Penn Museum' What a great way to break up your work week by experiencing soothing international cultural live music on Wednesday nights during the Summer Nights music series held at the Penn Museum. This exuberant musical series begins June 15 and ends September 07, 2016. Get to experience eclectic live music in a laid-back fun atmosphere, to where you can hang out … [Read More...]

Flag Day June 14th

Flag Day Events in Philadelphia

'Honoring the Symbol of Our Country!' Flag Day is a special day that takes place on June 14, which commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on that day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The Second Continental Congress originated in Philadelphia and had it's original meeting place at Independence Hall. Flag Day is not an official … [Read More...]

Ben Franklin Bridge By Christopher Nowaczyk

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philly Beer Week, End Of Chinese Lantern Festival, Philly Pride Parade And Festival and More!

‘Family Fun Activities In The City’ The weekend kicks off with more Philly Beer Week events, the continuation of the Chinese Lantern Festival and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum, the Barnes Foundation, the Academy of Natural Sciences and the Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Spruce Street Harbor Park & Roller Rink, End of Day Declaration Readings, Philadelphia … [Read More...]

Chinese Lantern Festival

Chinese Lantern Festival At Franklin Square April 22 – June 12

'A Celebration of Light & Culture'  Be visually inspired as visitors will get to experience the Chinese Lantern Festival at Franklin Square in Historic Philadelphia April 22 to June 12. The Festival, appearing for the first time in the Northeast United States, is a celebration of light and culture that features artisans from China and the Philadelphia region. In conjunction with … [Read More...]

Manayunk Arts Festival

Manayunk Arts Festival ~ A 2-Day Celebration Of The Arts

'One of the Largest Outdoor Arts Festivals in the Region' It's back, better than ever, the Manayunk Arts Festival! The 27th annual arts festival is the largest outdoor juried arts festival that attracts over 200,000 visitors for a weekend of arts, crafts and entertainment. This year nearly 300 artists will showcase their work along historic Main Street in Manayunk during the two-day … [Read More...]

Mummers String Band at Mummers Museum

String Band Music Under the Stars with the Mummers in the Summer!

'Family Fun and the Mummers Strut with the Mummers String Bands'  The Mummers in Philadelphia is a long standing tradition in which the History of the Mummers date back to the mid 1800's. The first official parade was held January 1, 1901. Imagine that! Many Philadelphians look forward to the Mummers Parade which takes place on New Year's Day. If you wanted more Mummery, there was the Show … [Read More...]

Elfreth’s Alley in Old City Philadelphia

Fete Day’s Annual Celebration at Elfreth’s Alley

'Residents Open their Doors to the Public on America’s Oldest Street' Did you ever want to meet Ben Franklin? Here is your chance to meet historical figures, to include Sarah Milton, the highly successful seamstress who lived on the Alley, and Ben Franklin himself, on our nation’s oldest continuously inhabited residential street, Elfreth’s Alley. Elfreth's Alley is located on … [Read More...]

Broad Street Philadelphia

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philly Beer Week, Hammer Of Glory Relay, Opening Tap, First Friday, Fete Day, Philly Bike Race and More!

'First Weekend In June in Philly!' The weekend kicks off with the Hammer of Glory Relay, Opening Tap, Philly Beer Week, First Friday, the continuation of the Chinese Lantern Festival and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum, the Barnes Foundation, the Academy of Natural Sciences and the Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Spruce Street Harbor Park & Roller Rink, Fete Day … [Read More...]