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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
Center City Jazz Festival

Day-long celebration of jazz in Philadelphia

Various locations

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Midtown Village
Manayunk Arts Festival

One of the largest outdoor arts festivals in the region celebrates 25 years

Main Street and Levering Street
(Festival is along Main Street from Carson to Shurs Lane)
Philadelphia, PA 19127

Neighborhoods: North West, Manayunk
The Roots Picnic

A day of incredible music at Penn’s Landing

Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
Columbus Boulevard at Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhoods:
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

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Art for the Cash Poor

Annual affordable artwork sale and festival at InLiquid

Crane Arts Building
1400 N. American Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby & Arts Festival 2015

Off-beat design competition and community arts festival

Trenton Avenue and Norris Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll

Most affordable festival returns to West Philadelphia

Baltimore Avenue from 43rd to 50th Street
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhoods: University City
Celebration of Black Writing

One of the oldest African-American literary events in the country

628 S. 16th Street Philadelphia, PA 19146

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Graduate Hospital
Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show

“Circle the Square” with fine art

18th and Walnut Streets
Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia International Cycling Classic

World-famous bike race highlighting the famous Manayunk Wall

Lyceum Ave. and Pechin St.
Philadelphia, PA 19128

Neighborhoods: North West, Manayunk
Bloomsday at the Rosenbach

A weeklong celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

2008-2010 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival

Philly honors Asian American films and filmmakers

3701 Chestnut Street
Ibrahim Library at the International House
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods: University City, West
Adventure Aquarium’s Christmas Celebration

Feel the magic of the holiday season at Adventure Aquarium in Camden

1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ 08103

Neighborhoods:
Longwood Gardens Christmas

Dazzling lights highlight this incredible holiday celebration

1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Neighborhoods:
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Craft Show

Sculptures, mixed-media pieces, paintings, textiles and more on view and for sale

1101 Arch St.
(Philadelphia Convention Center)
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Market East / Convention Center
First Person Arts Festival

The only festival of its kind dedicated to personal stories from everyday people

230 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
Philly Photo Day

Grab a camera and take a picture in the city

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center 1400 N. American Street #103 Philadelphia, PA 19122

Neighborhoods: Northern Liberties
Fishtown RiverCity Festival

Annual riverside celebration of the Fishtown neighborhood

1341 N. Delaware Ave Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
Midtown Village Fall Festival

Food, drinks and outdoor fun on 13th Street

13th and Chestnut Streets Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Midtown Village, Washington Square West
Chestnut Hill Fall For The Arts Festival

A picturesque fall festival of food, art, music and more

8426 Germantown Avenue Chestnut Hill Visitor's Center Philadelphia, PA 19118

Neighborhoods: North West, Chestnut Hill
Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography

Philadelphia Museum of Art hosts first major retrospective of the American photographer in nearly five decades

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Mt. Airy Street Fare

Sip, savor and stroll along Germantown Avenue

Mt. Airy and Germantown Avenues
Philadelphia, PA 19119

Neighborhoods: North West, Mt. Airy
First Friday

Monthly open house for galleries in Philadelphia

230 Vine Street
And locations throughout Old City
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Old City
DesignPhiladelphia

Philadelphia’s city-wide celebration of design and innovation

(Multiple Locations)
320 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, South Philadelphia, West
Autumn’s Colors and Chrysanthemum Festival at Longwood Gardens

Celebrate fall with chrysanthemums, music and more

1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Neighborhoods:
Feria del Barrio

31st anniversary of one of Philly’s largest celebrations of Latino music and culture

2721 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19133

Neighborhoods: North Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia
Philadelphia Folk Festival

An exciting weekend of music, food and fun on the grassy hills of Old Poole Farm

1323 Salford Station Road
Schwenksville, PA 19473

Neighborhoods:
Bug Fest at the
Academy of Natural Sciences

Weekend celebration of the creepy, crawly world of insects

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Caribbean Festival

The sights and sounds of the Caribbean converge on Penn’s Landing

121 N. Columbus Boulevard
The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Old City
Making A Classic Modern:
Frank Gehry’s Master Plan for
the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Learn more about the major renovation and expansion the for city’s iconic structure

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
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