PIFA Street Fair
A Ferris Wheel, performers, food and more on the Avenue of the Arts
Saturday, April 27, 2013
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The culminating event of the 31-day Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, the 2013 PIFA Street Fair is a day-long celebration in the center of Philadelphia.
The Kimmel Center will close Broad Street for the extravaganza based around the festival’s theme, “If You Had a Time Machine…”
Spend the day on the Avenue of the Arts with food vendors, artisans, and exhibitors and enjoy street performances, musicians, and family-friendly entertainment. Highlights of this year’s Street Fair include the return of the PIFA Ferris Wheel, gardens for lounging and a dinosaur petting zoo complete with a life-size T-Rex.
2011 Street Fair
Thousands of visitors packed Broad Street for the 2011 PIFA Street Fair, which featured a breathtaking show from France’s La Compagnie Transe Express, who performed while suspended 100-feet above the crowd.
For more information on the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, visit pifa.org
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