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Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival

The 10th annual celebration of music in Powelton Village

Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival

Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival. Credit: Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival


July 16, 2016
Noon-7 p.m.


Spend the day in West Philadelphia’s Powelton Village during the 10th annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival.

From noon until 7 p.m., enjoy live performances, activities, local arts, food trucks and family-friendly activities at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center Saunders Park Greene.

The Music

The festival is a great opportunity to celebrate Philly’s tremendous musical history and enjoy live jazz performances all day long. With genres ranging from traditional and fusion to rhythm and smooth jazz, the musical lineup includes a wide range of great talent.

More than half a dozen performing artists, including vocalists, instrumentalists and dance groups, are scheduled throughout the day.

The Food

Excellent eats are on tap for the Lancaster Avenue Jazz Festival, too. Report to the food truck pavilion and step up to a selection of fantastic food trucks from around the city.

Getting There

Getting to Powelton Village is a cinch. Hop on SEPTA’s #10 Trolley, the Market Street El, the Route #30 or the #43 Bus.

Plus, free parking will be available at Penn Presbyterian Parking lot located on Powelton Avenue between Sloan and State streets.

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