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  • LoweRiders Bikes and Boards

    Bike rentals are available at this Downington bike shop

    LoweRider Bikes and Boards rents hybrid and comfort bikes, as well as snow boards.

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  • Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta

    May 10 – 11: The largest collegiate regatta in the United States

    Dad Vail Regatta on the Schuylkill

    The two-day race is held on the Schuylkill River in beautiful Fairmount Park, one of the most famous and scenic rowing routes in the world.

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  • American Helicopter Museum

    The history of rotorcraft flight from the ground up

    Child playing at the Helicopter Museum.

    The 20,000-square-foot hangar full of 70 years’ worth of vintage helicopters is a rotorwing historian’s dream; here, vintage and modern aircraft demonstrate the copter’s roles in war and rescue missions, agriculture and police surveillance. You’ll see the only V-22 tilt-rotor Osprey in the world that’s on public display, and have the chance to climb into some of the helicopters to fiddle with the dials, switches and pedals.

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  • American Sailing Tours

    Sail the Delaware River aboard a Chinese Junk-rigged schooner

    Sailing along the Delaware River

    See Philadelphia a whole new way aboard the 48’ schooner Summer Wind. Enjoy 90-minute sailing tours up to 6 times every day, from an early morning History Sail to the famous Sunset Sail or even a late-night Moonlight Sail.

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  • Army – Navy Game

    Land of the free, home of the game

    Army / Navy Game

    The Army-Navy game makes its return to Philadelphia in 2013 West Point and Annapolis square off for the 114th time.

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  • Autumn’s Colors at Longwood Gardens

    Celebrate fall with chrysanthemums, music and more

    Longwood Gardens' treehouse in the fall.

    Longwood Gardens celebrates the harvest season with Autumn’s Colors, a festive showcase of fall colors.

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  • Awbury Arboretum

    A wee bit of England transplanted to Germantown

    Awbury Arboretum

    A wee bit of England transplanted to Germantown

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  • Awesome Fest Drive-In Movie Theater at Eakins Oval

    Park and watch outdoor films on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway

    Enjoy an outdoor movie at Eakins Oval for the Awesome Fest Drive-In

    Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theater with The Awesome Fest at Eakins Oval.

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  • Balloon Expeditions

    A gentle, birds-eye view of the scenic Delaware Valley

    Ballooning in The Countryside

    Drift along with the wind to see what the birds see, tree tops rustling beneath as you take in a golden sunset.

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  • Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll

    The buck stops here

    Crowds pack the streets during the Baltimore Avenue  for cheap eats and entertainment.

    The Dollar Stroll is an annual summer series that sees dozens of West Philly businesses setting up shop on the sidewalk and offering their wares for just $1. The cheap thrills are accompanied by live music and street performances.

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  • Bardascino Park

    A different kind of ball park

    This lovingly maintained Bella Vista corner park is well-known for hosting competitive bocce ball tournaments, public concerts and sales.

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  • Bartram’s Garden

    America’s birthplace of gardening

    Exploring Bartram's Garden

    With its riverfront location and beautiful view of the Philadelphia skyline, Bartram’s Garden also appeals to more active visitors.

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  • Bicycle Revolutions

    A shop for serious cyclists and weekend cruisers

    One of the area’s best bike shops, Revolutions carries all the bipedal gadgetry you need, and is great with unexpected on-the-spot repairs.

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  • Bicycle Stable

    New and refurbished cycles for sale

    Located in a brick building that once served as a stable for police horses, Bicycle Stable handles a full line of bicycle services, from tune-ups to complete rebuilds.

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  • Big Red Pedal Tours of Philadelphia

    Pedal your way around the city’s top attractions

    Bike your way around the city with Big Red Pedal Tours.

    Big Red Pedal Tours (BRPT) provides guided tours of Philadelphia by day and night. Grab a seat on BRPT’s unique Pedicycles to explore Historic Philadelphia or pedal your way through the city’s bar scene with an evening pub crawl.

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  • Bike Line

    A one-stop shop for all your bicycling needs

    A one-stop shop for all your bicycling needs

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  • Binky Lee Preserve

    A former farm, now being reclaimed as natural lands

    Binky Lee Preserve

    A former farm, now being reclaimed as natural lands

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  • Blue Cross Broad Street Run

    May 5: A 10-mile road race along Philadelphia’s historic Broad Street

    The Broad Street Run

    The 10-mile, point-to-point course is a gentle downgrade that runs from the northern edge of Philadelphia down to its southern tip.

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  • Blue Cross RiverRink

    20th anniversary of a Philadelphia wintertime tradition at Penn’s Landing

    Blue Cross RiverRink

    Lace up your ice skates and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Blue Cross RiverRink, an Olympic-sized ice rink at Penn’s Landing that is a waterfront winter tradition.

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  • Boathouse Row

    19th-century boat houses line the Schuylkill River just west of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

    Boathouse Row

    Much of the park’s rowing activity centers around Boathouse Row which is near the Philadelphia Museum of Art and sandwiched between Kelly Drive and the Schuylkill River. Along Boathouse Row, you’ll find twelve structures.

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  • Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve

    A natural habitat for Pennsylvania’s native plants

     Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve

    Bring your binoculars with you to Bowman’s, a hilltop preserve where more than 1,000 species of native perennial woodland wildflowers, trees, shrubs and ferns draw an array of birds.

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  • Brandywine Conservancy’s Wildflower and Native Plant Garden

    A garden that inspired the paintings of three generations of Wyeths

    The gardens surround the Brandywine River Museum

    A garden that inspired the paintings of three generations of Wyeths

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  • Brandywine Harvest Festival

    Celebrate the 2011 vintage along the Brandywine Valley Wine Trail

    Chaddsford Winery

    As summer turns to fall, it’s harvest time at the region’s wineries. Last year’s crop is already turning into that mysterious thing we call wine and, once again, it’s time to celebrate the harvest in the Brandywine Valley.

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  • Brandywine Valley Wine Trail

    Explore the wineries of the Brandywine Valley

    Chaddsford Winery

    Take a tour of incredible wineries located in the beautiful, historic Brandywine Valley.

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  • Breakaway Bikes

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  • Buckingham Valley Vineyards

    A friendly, laid-back winery, with more than a dozen varieties

    A friendly, laid-back winery, with more than a dozen varieties

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  • Bucks County Audubon Society

    The nation’s only agriculturally based National Historic Landmark

    The nation’s only agriculturally based National Historic Landmark

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  • Bucks County River Country

    Tubing, canoeing, rafting and kayaking on the Delaware

    Tubing, canoeing, rafting and kayaking trips down the scenic Delaware River

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  • Camden Children’s Garden

    Discover the natural world

    Explore and play at the Camden Children's Garden.

    Discover the natural world on the Delaware River Waterfront at the Camden Children’s Garden.

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  • Cedar Park

    An everyday stop

    The small but well-appointed park that gives this neighborhood its name is host to everyday visitors, as well as regular events like Friday Night Jazz, a free live-music series.

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