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Attraction Name Price Neighborhood
Independence After Hours

A sneak peek at Philadelphia’s history

1 N Independence Mall W.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic Philadelphia District, Independence National Historical Park, Old City
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
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 in Philadelphia

A weeklong celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

2008-2010 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhoods: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square
Go West! Craft Fest

Craft local

4000 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhoods:
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
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
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
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
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
The Roots Picnic

A day of incredible music at Penn’s Landing

601 N. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhoods:
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, Old City, Society Hill
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
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
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:
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
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
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
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 19103

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

The 9th annual celebration of music in Powelton Village

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

Neighborhoods:
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
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