Upcoming Events

Jun 12-Sep 01, 2020

Parks on Tap Socially Distanced Pop-Up Beer Garden

Parks on Tap will be open all summer long at the grounds of the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center. Socially distanced seating, concession trailers and restrooms are spread out over 70,000 square feet to accommodate Philly beer lovers for the summer.


Jul 15-Aug 31, 2020

City Fitness’ Summer Camp at East Market

City Fitness at East Market is making lemonade & taking their club outside this summer. Join them for outdoor workouts—yoga, cycling, HIIT, barre, and more— every single day.

    – Through August 31st
    – 100+ classes a week.
    – Music. Sweat. Sunshine. Community
    – Sign Up here: https://www.cityfitnessphilly.com/summercamp


Aug 14-Sep 18, 2020

Window Art Exhibit at East Market

Join us August 14 through September 18 for a special window art exhibit: Dream Cycles – Between Hope & Reality, featuring artwork from 13 local artists and a special installation by The Colored Girls Museum.

Exhibit Address: 1175 Ludlow Street (windows on Chestnut Walk and Ludlow Street)


Aug 20-26, 2020

BlackStar Film Festival

BlackStar Film Festival, the world’s premier celebration of Black, Brown, and Indigenous film and video artists, is pleased to announce that the ninth edition of the annual festival will take place August 20-26, 2020, entirely online.


Announcements

American Brasserie The Wayward Opens at East Market

August 3, 2020
The French-inspired American menu offers dishes that are both unique & approachable and a beautiful patio setting that is an urban oasis in the East Market neighborhood. The Wayward boasts the largest selection of gin in Philadelphia and a decadent raw bar selection with a focus on oysters. With happy hour from 4—6 p.m. every day, The Wayward is the perfect summertime dining destination. Make your reservation today! Here.


Canopy by Hilton Philadelphia Opens, Accepting Reservations

August 3, 2020
The city officially welcomes Pennsylvania’s first Canopy Hotel by Hilton, a 236-room hotel that is uniquely Philly. Canopy Philadelphia offers a robust art program that’s heavily inspired by Philadelphia’s modern street art and refers back to the hip-hop genre that was used to create the hotel’s modern Beaux-Arts hybrid design of the Historic Stephen Girard Building. The hotel itself is bold, conveniently located and offerings exciting amenities such as Canopy’s signature bike program. Book your stay today! Here.


Latinx Small Business Relief Fund

The Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has created the R+ Latinx Small Business Relief Fund to support micro businesses in the Philadelphia Region that need to Retool, Restock, and Redesign as they Reintegrate into the economy. Donate here.