Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Opening Weekend For Fun At The Oval, Parks On Tap, Islamic Heritage Festival and More!

Smaller Fountain AT The Washington Monument At The Oval Honoring Eli Kirk Price II

  ‘Exploring Fun In Philadelphia’ The weekend kicks off with the opening of The Oval, University City Dinning Days, The Midway at Blue Cross RiverRink, Parks On Tap, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and more. During the weekend enjoy fun at The Oval,  Islamic Heritage Festival, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, 40th Street Summer Days, the Longwood Gardens’ Main … [Read more...]

The Oval Asks: “What’s Your Parkway, Philly?” ~ 2017 Summer Fun At Eakins Oval

What's Your Parkway At The Oval

  'Summer Seasonal Fun At The Oval'  Hello summer fun at The Oval, located across from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. For the 5th year, The Oval will transform into a pop-up park and runs July 20 through August 20. This year it will be more about just a fun place to hang outside with games, yoga, beer, music and more. It will also allow visitors to give feedback, a way to tell the city how you feel! This year’s summertime plaza, named The Oval+, because it will now include … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Bastille Day Festival, Carnival-Like Fun At Penn’s Landing, Parks On Tap At Schuylkill Banks, Lancaster Avenue Jazz Fest and More!

View Of Philadelphia From South Street Bridge

‘Outdoor Fun In Philadelphia’ The weekend kicks off with University City Dinning Days, Hamlet at Laurel Hill Cemetery, The Midway at Blue Cross RiverRink, Parks On Tap, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and more. During the weekend enjoy Bastille Day at Eastern State Penitentiary, Lancaster Avenue Jazz Festival, Bluegrass & Blueberries Festival at Peddler's Village, Spruce Street Harbor Park, … [Read more...]

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 week in Philadelphia during the summer! Check out our fantastic list! (all events or activities have started now unless noted with start dates) Wednesdays Live at Lunch at Dilworth Park ~ June 21 until July 26 FREE - Every Wednesday from noon to 1:30 pm at Dilworth Park, enjoy musical and performing arts live. Food … [Read more...]

Summer Nights Concert Series 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 21 and ends September 06, 2017. Get to experience eclectic live music in a laid-back fun atmosphere, to where you can hang out on chairs, benches, stage-front seating, the lawn or just mingle with others while the music plays … [Read more...]

The Philadelphia Wine and Craft Cocktail Festival

Philadelphia Wine and Craft Cocktails Festival

'Indulge Your Taste Buds with Fine Wines & Cocktails!' Calling all wine and craft cocktail lovers! The Philadelphia Wine and Craft Cocktail Festival will take place July 27 at SugarHouse Casino! The Festival will have unlimited samples of wine from over 80 local wineries, cocktails, and perfectly paired lite bites. Guests can listen to some great live acoustic music, sample light food from multiple vendors, all while taking in the fantastic views of the Delaware River. Many wines … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ First Friday, Amusement Rides and Boardwalk Games At The Midway, Hispanic Fiesta At Penn’s Landing and More!

Walnut Bridge Photo By Brian Lawson

‘Summer Fun In Philadelphia’ The weekend kicks off with Hamlet at Laurel Hill Cemetery, The Midway at Blue Cross RiverRink, First Friday, Parks On Tap, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and more. During the weekend enjoy Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, Germantown Second Saturday Festival in Germantown, the Longwood Gardens’ Main Fountain, the Spring Blooms at Longwood … [Read more...]

Celebrating Independence Weekend With Fireworks, FREE Concerts, Block Parties, FREE Admission To Museums, 1776 Revolutionary War Encampment, Night Market and More!

Happy Independence Weekend in Philadelphia

‘Celebrating American Independence’ What not a better way than to celebrate your 4th of July Weekend right here in Philadelphia, where it all began! Enjoying Independence Day with friends, family and everyone else! There will be free concerts, free admission to museums, the American Revolutionary War re-encampment, the main parade in the historic section of Philadelphia tomorrow, block parties, the spectacular fireworks show above the Philadelphia Museum of Art and much more. The … [Read more...]

Guide to 4th of July in Philadelphia and Wawa Welcome America! Events

WAWA Welcome America events

'Fireworks, Parades, Concerts, Kids Activities & More During Independence Day in Philadelphia' There is not a better place to celebrate Independence Day than in America's Birthplace! The celebration kicks-off with many events and activities prior to 4th of July, all thanks to WAWA Welcome America! The annual WAWA Welcome America Festival starts on June 27 and continues all the way to the incredible fireworks finale over the Philadelphia Museum of Art on July 4! Philadelphians and … [Read more...]

Celebrate July 4th In Philadelphia With 50+ Free Events During Wawa Welcome America Festival!

4th of July and Wawa Welcome America Festival in Philadelphia

'50 + FREE Events In 6-Days In Philly' Philadelphia is not only a great city, but the birthplace of America! Why not celebrate the Fourth of July in Philly during the best 6-day festival in the country! This year marks the 25th anniversary of Wawa Welcome America! For six full days from June 29 to July 4, people of all ages will be able to enjoy free museum days, concerts, firework shows, parades, block parties, festive brunches and much more! This year's theme for the festival is … [Read more...]