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BlackStar Film Festival

Showcase of innovative and genre-defying cinema

3701 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, University City
Bastille Day Festival
at Eastern State Penitentiary

Wigs are welcome at this day-long reenactment of the French Revolution

2124 Fairmount Avenue
Eastern State Penitentiary
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Fairmount
Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival

The 10th annual celebration of music in Powelton Village

39th Street and E. Powelton Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods:
Summer Concert Series
at Penn’s Landing

Outdoor concerts on the Delaware River Waterfront all summer long

101 Columbus Boulevard
The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Society Hill
Screenings Under The Stars
Summer Movie Series at
Penn’s Landing

A free movie series at Penn’s Landing in July and August

101 Columbus Boulevard
The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Historic Philadelphia District, Old City, Society Hill
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, Center City West
Philly POPS! On Independence 2016

FREE patriotic concert in front of Independence Hall

520 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic Philadelphia District, Old City
PIFA Street Fair

Live entertainment, performers, food and more in the middle of Broad Street

Broad Street
Between Chestnut and Lombard

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Market East / Convention Center, Rittenhouse Square
Art for the Cash Poor

Annual affordable artwork sale and festival from InLiquid

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

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

Eccentric design competition and community arts festival featuring human-powered floats

Trenton Avenue and Norris Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
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
XPoNential Music Festival

Three amazing days filled with music from both local and national performers

2 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ 08103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront
The Roots Picnic

A day of incredible music at Penn’s Landing

601 N. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhoods:
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
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
Center City Jazz Festival

Day-long celebration of jazz in Philadelphia

Various locations

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Midtown Village
PECO Multicultural Series
at Penn’s Landing

Lively festivals that celebrate the city’s diversity all summer long

101 Columbus Boulevard
The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Old City, Society Hill
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
Open Source:
Engaging Audiences in Public Space

Mural Arts Program presents groundbreaking outdoor exhibition in Philadelphia

128 N. Broad Street PAFA, Hamilton Building (Side entrance) Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia
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
Adventure Aquarium’s
Christmas Celebration

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

1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ 08103

Neighborhoods:
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
Celebration of Black Arts

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

628 S. 16th Street Philadelphia, PA 19146

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Graduate Hospital
The Awesome Fest

Free, off-beat outdoor movie screenings in Northern Liberties

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

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, University City
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
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
Longwood Gardens Christmas

Dazzling lights highlight this incredible holiday celebration

1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Neighborhoods:
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
Art in the Open

Experience the creation of art along the Schuylkill River

Schuylkill Banks
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square, North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park
Philadelphia International Children’s Festival

A family-friendly theatrical extravaganza in University City

3680 Walnut Street
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods: University City, West, West Philly
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