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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
The World Is an Apple:
The Still Lifes of Paul Cézanne

Premiere exhibition at the Barnes Foundation

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
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
Bloomsday at the Rosenbach

A daylong celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

2008-2010 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
Center City District Sips

Happiest hours all summer long

Locations vary
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Center City East, Center City West, Rittenhouse Square
Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby

At the races

Trenton Avenue and Norris Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
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
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
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:
Center City Jazz Festival

Day-long celebration of jazz in Philadelphia

Various locations

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Midtown Village
Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love
at the Perelman Building

First retrospective for the influential 1980s designer

2525 Pennsylvania Ave Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Dinosaurs Unearthed at the
Academy of Natural Sciences

Come face-to-face with full-size, moving dinosaurs

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
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
The 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show

The world’s largest indoor flower show

12th and Arch Streets
The Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East
Yinka Shonibare MBE: Magic Ladders
at the Barnes Foundation

Groundbreaking new exhibition examining history, race, slavery and commerce

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA

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

Dazzling lights highlight this incredible holiday celebration

1001 Longwood Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Neighborhoods:
KAWS @ PAFA

Influential pop artist transforms Historic Landmark Building

128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Barbara Chase-Riboud : The Malcolm X Steles

Massive works inspired by Malcolm X from Philadelphia-born artist

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square
Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs

Infamous imagery on display at the National Constitution Center

525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Independence National Historical Park
What We Sow

Mural Arts Program explores the future of heirloom foods

Various locations around Philadelphia

Neighborhoods:
Philly Art Experience
at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

Massive contemporary arts exhibition to benefit BalletX

709 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City, Society Hill, Washington Square West
Tides of Freedom
African Presence on the Delaware River

Compelling new exhibition at the Independence Seaport Museum

211 S. Columbus Blvd Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, 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
Make Music Philly

Daylong “do it yourself” music festival across the city

Various locations around the city

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia
Hidden City Festival

Contemporary art in forgotten city sites

1315 Walnut Street Suite 320 Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, University City
Fishtown Shadfest

Just keep swimming

E. Columbia Avenue and Beach Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Fishtown
XPoNential Music Festival

Three amazing days filled with great music

Mickle Street at Riverside Drive Wiggins Waterfront Park and Marina Camden, NJ 08103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront
PIFA Street Fair

A Ferris Wheel, performers, food and more on the Avenue of the Arts

Broad Street
Between Chestnut and Lombard

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Market East / Convention Center, Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia Book Festival

Celebration of the joy of reading

1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods:
Philadelphia CineFest

Philadelphia’s celebration of global filmmaking

1412 Chestnut Street
(Locations Vary)
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia
Victorian Christmas Celebration at Pennypacker Mills

Step back into the past for the holidays

5 Haldeman Road Schwenksville, PA 19473

Neighborhoods:
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