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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
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
BlackStar Film Festival

Showcase of innovative and genre-defying cinema

3701 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, University City
Penn’s Landing

A hub of family-friendly activity throughout the year

101 Columbus Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Penn's Landing / Delaware River Waterfront, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City, Society Hill
The Awesome Fest

8 weeks of free outdoor movie screenings in parks across the city

2601 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, University City
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
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
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
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
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
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:
Radio One Music & Entertainment Conference

Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Market East / Convention Center
QFest

Cinematic reflections of the gay and lesbian experience

234 Market Street
And theaters throughout Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Old City
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