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A view of PPL Park on the Delaware River Waterfront, home to the Philadelphia Union. Credit: Philadelphia Union

Whether you’re more interested in watching the big game or doing the exercising yourself, we’ve got you covered. Sure, Philly’s a big city, but within town, or just minutes away, there are some great sports facilities, endless recreational activities, gigantic parks and beautiful gardens.

For visitors to Philadelphia who are passionate about the great outdoors, a visit to Fairmount Park — the world’s largest municipal park — is just the beginning. Opportunities for everything from hiking and biking to blading, boating and floating are all within easy reach of Center City.

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  • Philadelphia Union

    Major League Soccer in the Philadelphia-region

    Philadelphia Union captain Danny Califf fires up the crowd

    The Philadelphia Union, the region’s first Major League Soccer club, has been thrilling soccer fans since their inaugural season in 2010.

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  • Philadelphia Phillies

    Philly’s hometown team keeps it exciting season after season

    Philadelphia Phillies

    Be there for all the action as one of the most exciting teams in baseball thrills their fans night-in and night-out in their fantastic South Philadelphia ballpark. Catch all the home runs, all the diving catches and all the fan giveaways — not to mention the always spirited Philly Phanatic — when you head to Citizens Bank Park!

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  • Philadelphia Eagles

    Fly, Eagles, Fly

    Philadelphia Eagles

    The team for which Philadelphia bleeds green

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  • The Penn Relays

    The world’s oldest relay meet, held annually at the University of Pennsylvania

    The Penn Relays at Franklin Field

    The nation’s largest and most important amateur track and field event held at the University of Pennsylvania.

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  • Parx Casino Philly Cycling Classic

    Inaugural bike race highlighting the famous Manayunk Wall

    Professional and amateur cyclists alike will have the opportunity to tackle the infamous “Manayunk Wall” during the inaugural Parx Casino Philly Cycling Classic.

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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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  • Army-Navy Cup II at PPL Park

    Historic soccer rivalry at the home of the Philadelphia Union

    The Black Knights and the Midshipmen will face-off during the Army-Navy Cup at PPL Park.

    The Black Knights of Army and the Midshipmen of Navy will continue their historic rivalry as they commemorate their 80th meeting in men’s soccer with a return to PPL Park over Veteran’s Day weekend..

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  • Class of 1923 Arena

    Cooler than being cool

    Home to local collegiate hockey games and many other on-ice activities, this 2,500-seat rink is the largest collegiate indoor arena in the state of Pennsylvania.

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  • Franklin Field

    Historic home of Penn football

    Operational since the turn of the 20th century, Franklin Field is a nearly 53,000-seat stadium best-known as the home of Penn football and the host of the annual international Penn Relays gathering.

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  • Penn Park

    The art of fielding

    The beautiful green space at Penn Park in University City.

    A beautiful green area situated between Penn’s campus and the Schuylkill River waterfront, Penn Park features open space and recreational facilities available to the public from 6 a.m. to midnight.

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  • Sacks Playground

    Outdoor recreation for all

    Just across 4th Street from Jefferson Square Park, Sacks Playground satisfies the neighborhood’s active crew with a pool, baseball fields, basketball courts.

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  • Rizzo Rink

    An indoor ice rink beneath I-95

    Hockey is a way of life for the regulars at Rizzo Rink, but casual skaters are welcome to don their blades and round the ice for public hours, Wednesday through Sunday.

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  • Philadelphia Auto Show

    It’s bumper to bumper at the Pennsylvania Convention Center

    The Philadelphia Auto Show

    Catch a glimpse of the automotive industry’s latest creations at the Pennsylvania Convention Center during the 2014 Philadelphia Auto Show.

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