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Made In America Music Festival

Labor Day weekend festival on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway returns

The Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, concerts, eakins oval, festivals, jay-z, labor day, logan square, made in america festival, music, philadelphia museum of art, summer events,
Wawa Welcome America! Party on the Parkway, July 4th Concert and Fireworks

The exciting end to Philadelphia’s celebration of America’s birthday

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, concert, events, fireworks, fourth of july, independence day, july 4th,
The 82nd NFL Draft in Philadelphia

The draft returns to its Philly roots this spring

Various locations including the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, events, nfl, nfl draft, outdoors, philadelphia, sports, sports and recreation, sports in philadelphia, spring events,
Philadelphia Marathon

One of the most historic races in the country

22nd Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City East, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, boundless, logan square, manayunk, marathon, north broad, philadelphia, race, running, temple university,
Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

The oldest Thanksgiving Day parade in the country

20th and Market Streets
Starting point; parade route then runs along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West, Rittenhouse Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, events, holidays, parades, rittenhouse square, thanksgiving, thanksgiving day parade,
AMOR Sculpture in Sister Cities Park

Mirrors Robert Indiana’s iconic LOVE sculpture

210 N 18th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: amor, association for public art, benjamin franklin parkway, fairmount, love, love statue, robert indiana, sister cities park,
LOVE Park

Officially known as John F. Kennedy Plaza

16th and JFK Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, center city, jfk plaza, john f kennedy plaza, logan square, love park, love statue, parks, philadelphia,
City Hall

The largest municipal building in the country and the finest example of the Second Empire style

Broad Street and Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center, Center City West, Rittenhouse Square Tags: architecture, benjamin franklin parkway, center city, city hall, historic attractions, market east, rittenhouse square,
The Comcast Center

Philadelphia’s tallest building is also one of the country’s greenest

1701 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: architecture, benjamin franklin parkway, building, comcast, comcast center, comcast experience hd, energy efficient, events, family-friendly, giant video screen, green, high-rise, kids, leed-certified, logan square, philadelphia, philadelphia's tallest building, places to see, skyscraper, the market at the comcast center, things to do, video wall,
The Rothman Ice Rink and America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park

Three months of ice skating right next to City Hall

1 S. 15th St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Market East / Convention Center, Rittenhouse Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, dilworth park, fall events, family friendly, ice skating, ice skating rink, logan square, market east, parks, philadelphia, rittenhouse square, the rothman ice rink, winter events,
Robot Revolution
at The Franklin Institute

See and interact with more than 40 robots from all over the world

222 N. 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, fall, family friendly, logan square, museums, philadelphia, robot revolution, robots, winter,
The Logan, Philadelphia’s Hotel

Cosmopolitan culture with an artistic sensibility

1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: accommodations, assembly rooftop lounge, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, hotel, hotel pool, hotels, logan square, philadelphia, spa services, the logan, urban farmer,
Water Works

A gorgeous events space on the banks of the Schuylkill River

640 Water Works Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Fairmount Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, event space, events space, logan square, schuylkill river, water works,
Sonesta Philadelphia
Rittenhouse Square

Conveniently located near Rittenhouse Square and Center City’s dining, museum and shopping districts

1800 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West, Rittenhouse Square Tags: art bar, benjamin franklin parkway, center city, center city hotels, fitness center, hotel pool, hotel restaurant, hotel restaurant-bar, hotel restaurants, hotels, intercontinental brand, intercontinental hotels, internet access, logan square, parking, philadelphia, pool, rittenhouse square, sonesta philadelphia rittenhouse square, wireless internet,
One Liberty Observation Deck

A top notch spot for sky-high views of Philadelphia and the surrounding region

1650 Market St.
57th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Rittenhouse Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, philadelphia, photography, rittenhouse square, romance, skyline, tours, vantage point, view,
LOVE Statue

Temporarily removed for restoration through September 2017

15th Street and John F. Kennedy Blvd.
John F. Kennedy Plaza
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, city hall, john f. kennedy plaza, logan square, love park, love statue, outdoor sculpture, philadelphia public art, robert indiana,
Lost Egypt at The Franklin Institute

Come face-to-face with a real Egyptian mummy and learn about the modern techniques utilized by present-day archaeologists

222 N. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, benjamin franklin parkway, events, exhibit, exhibitions, logan square, philadelphia, the franklin institute,
Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change
at The Barnes Foundation

View 50 works by Picasso in an exhibit highlighting pieces from World War I

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: arts, barnes, benjamin franklin parkway, events, exhibit, fairmount, philadelphia, picasso,
Dinosaurs Unearthed at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Come face-to-face with lifelike, roaring, moving dinosaurs

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, exhibitions, fall events, logan square, summer events, winter events,
The Comcast Holiday Spectacular

A must-see holiday tradition in the lobby of the Comcast Center

1701 John F Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, comcast center, comcast holiday spectacular, events, experience video wall, free, holiday events, holiday lights, holiday spectacular, holidays, logan square, winter events,
Campus Philly CollegeFest

A day of discounts, giveaways, entertainment and free admission to museums

1 S 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City East, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, campus philly, campus philly collegefest, eastern state penitentiary, fairmount, manayunk, philadelphia museum of art, rodin museum,
The Oval

Pop-up park on the Parkway

2601 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: activities, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, concerts, events, family friendly, free, outdoors, summer events, the oval,
Discovering the Impressionists: Paul Durand-Ruel and the New Painting

Philadelphia Museum of Art is the only place in the U.S. stop to view this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art, benjamin franklin parkway, discovering the impressionists: paul durand-ruel and the new painting, events, exhibitions, fall events, logan square, museums, philadelphia museum of art, summer events,
Philly @ The Movies:
Rocky at the
Philadelphia Museum of Art

Free screening of iconic film at its famous location

2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, events, independence day, july 4th, logan square, outdoor movies, outdoors, philly at the movies, rocky, rocky steps, summer events, wawa welcome america,
Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon & 5K

13.1- and 3.1-mile races followed by free concerts

Eakins Oval
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City East, Center City West Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, logan square, philadelphia rock ‘n’ roll half-marathon, running, schuyllkill river, summer events,
Philadelphia Science Carnival at Penn’s Landing

A blowout block party at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing

101 S Christopher Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Old City Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, logan circle, logan square, philadelphia science carnival, philadelphia science festival, spring events, spring festivals,
Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade

Philadelphia’s largest outdoor celebration of Puerto Rican and Latino heritage

(Begins) 16th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, events, fall events, parade, philadelphia, puerto rican day parade,
The Art of the Brick at
The Franklin Institute

Acclaimed art exhibition created entirely from LEGO®

222 N. 20TH STREET
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, events, exhibitions, family friendly, lego, museums, nathan sawya, the art of the brick, the franklin institute,
Cézanne Uncovered: Two Sketches Revealed Through Conservation at The Barnes Foundation

Never-before-seen sketches on view for a limited time

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, attractions, barnes foundation, benjamin franklin parkway, cézanne uncovered: two sketches revealed through conservation, exhibitions, logan square, museums, spring events, the barnes foundation,
The Awesome Fest

Free, off-beat outdoor movie screenings in Northern Liberties

Liberty Lands Park
926 N American St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, University City Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, center city, clark park, drive in, eakins oval, events, fall events, liberty lands park, movies, philadelphia museum of art, the awesome fest, the oval, trocadero,
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