Revolutionary Germantown Festival

10/02/2021

Northwest Philadelphia goes back in time on October 6th for the Revolutionary Germantown Festival! From 10 AM to 4 PM, families will see history come alive through fun activities and two reenactments of the Battle of Germantown staged by 200 troops. Admission is free! The Revolutionary Germantown Festival is a community-wide event that commemorates the …

Delaware River Festival

09/24/2021 to 10/03/2021

The Delaware River Festival is a one of a kind, bi-coastal event celebrating the Delaware River. Held on September 15th, the Delaware River Festival provides families with a free day of educational fun through its two events: River Days at the Camden Waterfront, and Coast Day at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia. Families can enjoy live …

Trenton Ave Arts Festival and Kinetic Kensington Sculpture Derby - Cancelled

05/08/2021

“We don’t like COVID-19. Because of the virus, we’re putting the 2021 Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Kensington Derby & Arts Festival on hold. We’ll announce a new date as soon as we can” Free and open to the public, the Trenton Avenue Arts Festival celebrates East Kensington’s incredible mix of local artists, musicians and eateries. …

Make Music Philly

06/21/2020

Philadelphia will join more than 700 other cities worldwide in celebrating music on the first day of summer. Now in its third year, Make Music Philly is Philadelphia’s only free, “do it yourself” music festival, with organized concerts and informal performances by professionals and amateurs of all genres and ages. Make Music Philly includes organized …

Odunde Festival

06/07/2020 to 06/14/2020

This year the festival is all virtual! June 7th – 14th ODUNDE is the longest running and largest African-American street festival in the country. This event attracts up to 500,000 people and covers over 12 city blocks. There are over 100 Arts & Crafts & Food Vendors plus two stages of live entertainment

Rittenhouse Square Fine Arts Show

06/05/2020 to 06/07/2020

For 2020 – this event is virtual! Check the website. It was June 1932, when a small group of Philadelphia art students first came to Rittenhouse Square to hang their work between the trees on clotheslines. Today the Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show hosts approximately 150 artists and art students from Philadelphia and all over …

West Park Arts Fest

06/12/2021

A day of performances, art exhibition, workshops, youth chess tournament, children’s pavilion with storytelling, arts activities, youth performances, arts and craft vendors and more.

Philadelphia’s Easter Promenade - Cancelled

04/12/2020

Hop on down for FREE, egg-citing family fun at the annual Easter Promenade! Come dressed in your Sunday Best and promenade down South Street in this grand and popular tradition.

Welcome America!

06/19/2021 to 07/04/2021

A tremendously huge week-long celebration that encompasses all of Philadelphia. Events are varied and at different locations so be sure to check the site for a complete schedule. The fun culminates on the Nation’s Birthday, with the best concert in the nation, and one of the best fireworks shows in the nation.