Local Happenings

Check out some of the upcoming happenings SEPTA can take you to.

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Grand Opening of Wild: Michael Nichols

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Beginning this Tuesday, get up close and personal with Michael Nichols' stunning nature photography at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Wild features Nichols’ photographs of nature, including animals, landscapes and more. Additionally, the exhibition offers a look at the relationship between nature and humankind. Get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 7, 32, 38, 43, or 48.

20170627 00:00 20170918 00:00 America/New_York Grand Opening of Wild: Michael Nichols <p>Beginning this Tuesday, get up close and personal with Michael Nichols&#39; stunning nature photography at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.&nbsp;<em><a href="http://www.philamuseum.org/exhibitions/856.html">Wild</a></em>&nbsp;features Nichols&rsquo; photographs of nature, including animals, landscapes and more. Additionally, the exhibition offers a look at the relationship between nature and humankind.&nbsp;Get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 7, 32, 38, 43, or 48.</p>


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Dining Under the Stars

Media

On Wednesday evenings now thru September, State Street in Media, PA is closed to traffic to provide ample space for outdoor dining or strolling the street to visit the retail shops. Live entertainment rounds off the experience! Best way here is SEPTA. Take the Media 101 Trolley or the RR Media/Elwyn Line.

20170510 00:00 20170907 00:00 America/New_York Dining Under the Stars <p>On Wednesday evenings now thru September, State Street in Media, PA is closed to traffic to provide ample space for outdoor dining or strolling the street to visit the retail shops. Live entertainment rounds off the experience! Best way here is SEPTA. Take the Media 101 Trolley or the RR Media/Elwyn Line.</p> 319 W State St, Media, PA 19063, United States Plan Your Trip


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Christ Church Farmers Market

Christ Church Neighborhood House

The Farmers Market at Christ Church is back in Old City on Wednesday from 2p to 7p! Browse items from local food purveyors like Spruce Hill Preserves, Beechwood Orchards and a selection of food trucks at the Christ Church Farmers’ Market. Countless ways to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 17, 33, 48 or 57.

20170524 00:00 20171102 00:00 America/New_York Christ Church Farmers Market <p>The Farmers Market at Christ Church is back in Old City&nbsp;on Wednesday from 2p to 7p! Browse items from local food purveyors like Spruce Hill Preserves, Beechwood Orchards and a selection of food trucks at the <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.neighborhood-house.com/farmers-market-at-christ-church">Christ Church Farmers&rsquo; Market</a>. Countless ways to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 17, 33, 48 or 57.</p> 20 North American Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Center City Sips

Dilworth Park, Marathon on Market, and more...

Center City Sips is back every Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. Patrons can partake in $5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer and half-priced appetizers at more than 50 bars and restaurants all over Center City. Plan your trip on SEPTA. 

20170607 00:00 20170901 00:00 America/New_York Center City Sips <p>Center City Sips is back&nbsp;<a href="https://www.centercityphila.org/explore-center-city/ccdsips">every Wednesday</a>&nbsp;from 5-7 p.m. Patrons can partake in $5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer and half-priced appetizers at more than 50 bars and restaurants all over Center City. <a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/plan-your-trip">Plan your trip</a> on SEPTA.&nbsp;</p> Dilworth Park, South 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Meetings & Conventions

Pennsylvania Convention Center

Events being held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center this week:

6/22 to 6/29: ASTRA's 2017 Marketplace & Academy

6/28: Philadelphia FIGHT: Prison Summit

20170622 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Meetings & Conventions <p>Events being held at the <a href="https://www.paconvention.com/upcoming-events">Pennsylvania Convention Center</a> this week:</p> <p>6/22 to 6/29: ASTRA&#39;s 2017 Marketplace &amp; Academy</p> <p>6/28: Philadelphia FIGHT: Prison&nbsp;Summit</p> Pennsylvania Convention Center, Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Pay What You Wish

Philadelphia Museum Of Art

On Wednesday, it's Pay What You Wish night at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. What does this mean? It starts at a penny but support with whatever amount you wish. So come on your own, with family, or with friends and get there on SEPTA. Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 & 48 serve the Museum area. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.

20170628 00:00 20170629 00:00 America/New_York Pay What You Wish <p>On Wednesday, it&#39;s Pay What You Wish night at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. What does this mean? It starts at a penny but support with whatever amount you wish. So come on your own, with family, or with friends and get there on SEPTA. Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 &amp; 48 serve the Museum area. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.</p> 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Plan Your Trip


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Parks on Tap

Paine's Park

After a super popular week last week, Parks on Tap pops up again at Paine's Park. The roving beer garden brings craft beer and barbecue-inspired fare to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway skatepark. Hop Routes 43 or 38 there. Check out this Perk before you go! Saves you $1 on your first brew!

20170628 00:00 20170705 00:00 America/New_York Parks on Tap <p>After a super popular week last week, Parks on Tap pops up again at Paine&#39;s Park. The&nbsp;<a href="http://www.parksontap.com/new-events/2017/6/21/paines-park">roving beer garden</a>&nbsp;brings craft beer and barbecue-inspired fare to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway skatepark. Hop Routes 43 or 38 there. Check out this&nbsp;<a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/perk/163">Perk</a>&nbsp;before you go! Saves you $1 on your first brew!</p>


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Pastorius Park Concert Series

Chestnut Hill

The 2017 Pastorius Park Concert Series takes place every Wednesday at 7:30p thru 7/26. Located in Chestnut Hill, Pastorius Park is 2 blocks west of Germantown Avenue on Millman Street. Take the Chestnut Hill East Line to Gravers Lane or the Chestnut Hill West Line to Chestnut Hill West or hop the Route 23.

20170628 00:00 20170727 00:00 America/New_York Pastorius Park Concert Series <p>The 2017 Pastorius Park Concert Series takes place every Wednesday at 7:30p thru 7/26. Located in Chestnut Hill, Pastorius Park is 2 blocks west of Germantown Avenue on Millman Street. Take the Chestnut Hill East Line to Gravers Lane or the Chestnut Hill West Line to Chestnut Hill West or hop the Route 23.</p> Pastorius Park, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Parks on Tap

Strawberry Mansion Bridge

The Parks on Tap roving pop-up beer garden heads to the Strawberry Mansion Bridge this Wednesday, 6/28 thru Tuesday, 7/4. Stop by for cold beers, scrumptious food, great views, and plenty of areas for lounging in the sun. Get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 7 or 32 to 33rd & Dauphin Street. Check out this Perk before you go! Saves you $1 on your first brew!

20170628 00:00 20170706 00:00 America/New_York Parks on Tap <p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/blog/parksontap">Parks on Tap roving pop-up beer garden</a>&nbsp;heads to the&nbsp;Strawberry Mansion Bridge this Wednesday, 6/28 thru Tuesday, 7/4. Stop by for cold beers, scrumptious food, great views, and plenty of areas for lounging in the sun. Get here on SEPTA. Hop&nbsp;Routes 7 or 32 to&nbsp;33rd &amp; Dauphin Street.&nbsp;Check out this <a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/perk/163">Perk</a> before you go! Saves you $1 on your first brew!</p> Strawberry Mansion Bridge and Trail Plan Your Trip


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Free Admission to the NMAJH

National Museum of American Jewish History

This Wednesday, the National Museum of American Jewish History offers up free admission to its impressive collection — including its 1917: How One Year Changed the World exhibition. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44 or 57.

20170628 00:00 20170629 00:00 America/New_York Free Admission to the NMAJH <p>This Wednesday, the National Museum of American Jewish History offers up&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nmajh.org/CalendarEvent.aspx?eventid=530">free admission</a>&nbsp;to its impressive collection &mdash; including its&nbsp;<em><a href="http://www.uwishunu.com/2017/03/national-museum-american-jewish-historys-dynamic-exhibition-examines-1917s-global-impact/">1917: How One Year Changed the World</a></em>&nbsp;exhibition. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44 or 57.</p> 101 South Independence Ml East, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Stroll the Street

Manayunk

Head to Manayunk on Thursday from 5p to 9p for food trucks, in-store shopping events, sidewalk sales, $5 cocktails and appetizers, and more! Leave the driving to SEPTA. Hop the Manayunk/Norristown Line to Manayunk Line to Manayunk Station or Routes 9, 27, 35 or 61. See ya there!

20170601 00:00 20170809 00:00 America/New_York Stroll the Street <p>Head to Manayunk on Thursday from 5p to 9p for food trucks, in-store shopping events, sidewalk sales, $5 cocktails and appetizers, and more! Leave the driving to SEPTA. Hop the Manayunk/Norristown Line to Manayunk Line to Manayunk Station or Routes 9, 27, 35 or 61. See ya there!</p> 4312 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Wawa Welcome America!

Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Celebrating the nation’s birthday with a citywide festival, Wawa Welcome America! is a multi-day party with more than 50 free events for all ages. From 6/29 thru 7/4, city dwellers can look forward to numerous free fireworks shows, days of free museum admission, concerts, block parties and so much more. Avoid traffic and parking and take SEPTA to the festivities. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.

20170629 00:00 20170705 00:00 America/New_York Wawa Welcome America! <p>Celebrating the nation&rsquo;s birthday with a citywide festival,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.visitphilly.com/articles/philadelphia/fourth-of-july-in-philadelphia-wawa-welcome-america/">Wawa Welcome America!</a>&nbsp;is a multi-day party with more than 50 free events for all ages. From 6/29 thru 7/4, city dwellers can look forward to numerous free fireworks shows, days of free museum admission, concerts, block parties and so much more. Avoid traffic and parking and take SEPTA to the festivities. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.</p> Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Movie Night at Schmidt's Commons: Despicable Me 2

The Schmidt’s Commons

The Schmidt's Commons continues its movie nights with a free screening of Despcable Me 2 this Thursday, 6/29. The movie starts at 8p and will be accompanied by food and drink specials from Crabby's Cafe and Gunner's Run. To get here on SEPTA, ride the Market-Frankford Line to Girard or Spring Garden or hop Routes 5, 15, 43 or 57.

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Movie Night at Schmidt's Commons: Despicable Me 2 <p>The Schmidt&#39;s Commons continues its movie nights with a free screening of <em>Despcable&nbsp;Me 2&nbsp;</em>this Thursday, 6/29. The movie starts at 8p&nbsp;and will be accompanied by food and drink specials from Crabby&#39;s Cafe and Gunner&#39;s Run.&nbsp;To get here on SEPTA, ride the Market-Frankford Line to Girard or Spring Garden or hop Routes 5, 15, 43 or 57.</p> The Schmidt’s Commons, North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Wawa Hoagie Day

Independence Visitor Center

The all-time favorite Wawa Hoagie Day returns to the Independence Visitor Center lawn on Thursday, 6/29 from noon to 2p! Get there on SEPTA. Ride the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street or hop Bus Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 47 or 57.

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Wawa Hoagie Day <p>The all-time favorite Wawa Hoagie Day returns to the Independence Visitor Center lawn on Thursday, 6/29 from noon to 2p! Get there on SEPTA. Ride the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street or hop Bus Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 47 or 57.</p> 1 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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The Dove and the Wolf

Spruce Street Harbor Park

This Thursday, catch popular, local indie pop duo The Dove and the Wolf for a free concert at Spruce Street Harbor Park. The performance will take place from 6:30-9:30 p.m., allowing for plenty of time to also grab a beer from the park's beer gardens and a bite to eat from the plethora of boardwalk-style food outlets. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from 2nd Street Station on the Market-Frankford Line or ride Bus Routes 12, 21, 33, 42 or 25.

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York The Dove and the Wolf <p>This Thursday, catch popular, local indie pop duo The Dove and the Wolf for a free concert at Spruce Street Harbor Park. The performance will take place from 6:30-9:30 p.m., allowing for plenty of time to also grab a beer from the park&#39;s beer gardens and a bite to eat from the plethora of boardwalk-style food outlets. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from 2nd Street Station on the Market-Frankford Line or ride Bus Routes 12, 21, 33, 42 or 25.</p> Spruce Street Harbor Park, South Christopher Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Sand Sculpture Spectacular

The Shops at Liberty Place

A popular event from last year, Sand Sculpture Spectacular returns this Thursday to the rotunda at the Shops at Liberty Place, where life-size sand sculptures depicting historic icons and imagery will be on display. Get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, or Bus Routes 4, 17, 21, 32, 33, 38, 42, 48.

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Sand Sculpture Spectacular <p>A popular event from last year, Sand Sculpture Spectacular returns this Thursday to the rotunda at the Shops at Liberty Place, where life-size sand sculptures depicting historic icons and imagery will be on display.&nbsp;Get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, or Bus Routes 4, 17, 21, 32, 33, 38, 42, 48.</p> The Shops at Liberty Place, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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A Night With Casper

Institute of Contemporary Art

This Thursday, join Casper at the Institute of Contemporary Art for a one night only staycation event. Try their award-winning mattress while enjoying an evening of special programming, including a cocktail hour with a DJ set from Cosmo Baker, a complimentary guided tour of the Institute of Contemporary Art and a screening of The Science of Sleep. The best part? Complimentary admission and open bar, courtesy of Casper. Register for the event here. Get there on SEPTA. Hop Regional Rail to 30th Street or University City Stations, the Market-Frankford Line to 34th Street, the Trolley to 36th Street or Bus Routes 21 or 36. 

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York A Night With Casper <p>This Thursday, join Casper at the Institute of Contemporary Art for a one night only staycation event. Try their award-winning mattress while enjoying an evening of special programming, including a cocktail hour with a<strong>&nbsp;</strong>DJ set from Cosmo Baker, a complimentary guided tour of the Institute of Contemporary Art and a screening of The&nbsp;Science of Sleep. The best part?<strong>&nbsp;</strong>Complimentary admission and&nbsp;open bar,&nbsp;courtesy of Casper. Register&nbsp;for the event <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-night-with-casper-tickets-35523262033">here</a>. Get there on SEPTA. Hop Regional Rail to 30th Street or University City Stations, the Market-Frankford Line to 34th Street, the Trolley to 36th&nbsp;Street or Bus Routes 21 or 36.&nbsp;</p> 118 South 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Pairings on the Parkway

Sister Cities Park

Bring a bottle of your favorite wine, or a six-pack of your favorite beer, and head to Sister Cities Park for Pairings on the Parkway event. Happens every Thursday from 5p to 8p. Each week, a different performer will provide live music for those wining and dining on the lawn. And yes, admission is free! Short walk from City Hall, 15th Street and Suburban Station. Or you can get here on SEPTA Route 33.

20170629 00:00 20170901 00:00 America/New_York Pairings on the Parkway <p>Bring a bottle of your favorite wine, or a six-pack of your favorite beer, and head to Sister Cities Park for Pairings on the Parkway event. Happens every Thursday from 5p to 8p. Each week, a different performer will provide live music for those wining and dining on the lawn. And yes, admission is free! Short walk from City Hall, 15th Street and Suburban Station. Or you can get here on SEPTA Route 33.</p> 210 North 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

The Mann

Catching "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me" at the Mann on Thursday night at 6p? Get there on SEPTA. Stopping at major locations in Center City, SEPTA's Mann Loop provides an easy, one-seat trip to the show. Accepts cash, tokens, transfers & passes including the One Day Independence Pass. For more info and a map, click here.

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! <p>Catching &quot;Wait Wait... Don&#39;t Tell Me&quot; at the Mann on Thursday night at 6p? Get there on SEPTA. Stopping at major locations in Center City, SEPTA&#39;s Mann Loop provides an easy, one-seat trip to the show. Accepts cash, tokens, transfers &amp; passes including the One Day Independence Pass. For more info and a map, click <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/mannloop">here</a>.</p> 5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Culture on Tap

City Hall

Philly's popular traveling beer garden Parks on Tap brings a special Independence Day edition to the courtyard of City Hall this Thursday, 6/29 from 4p to 9p. Labeled Culture on Tap, the pop up invites you to enjoy a drink al fresco in the heart of the city.  So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 & 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Culture on Tap <p>Philly&#39;s popular traveling beer garden <a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/blog/parksontap">Parks on Tap</a> brings a special Independence Day edition to the courtyard of City Hall this Thursday, 6/29 from 4p to 9p. Labeled&nbsp;<a href="http://www.parksontap.com/parks-on-tap-jr-events/2017/6/29/culture-on-tap">Culture on Tap</a>, the pop up invites you to enjoy a drink al fresco in the heart of the city.&nbsp;&nbsp;So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 &amp; 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.</p> 1401 John F Kennedy Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Old City Eats

Old City

Old City Eats is back for another summer of deals on food and drinks at more than 25 neighborhood restaurants. Every Thursday night, Old City dwellers and visitors can hot spots like High Street on Market, Khyber Pass Pub, Red Owl Tavern, National Mechanics and more for happy hour deals. It's SO easy to get to Old City on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 9, 17, 21, 33, 42, 44, 48 or 57. 

20170629 00:00 20170630 00:00 America/New_York Old City Eats <p><a href="http://oldcitydistrict.org/oldcityeats">Old City Eats</a> is back for another summer of deals on food and drinks at more than 25 neighborhood restaurants. Every Thursday night, Old City dwellers and visitors can hot spots like High Street on Market, Khyber Pass Pub, Red Owl Tavern, National Mechanics and more for happy hour deals. It&#39;s SO easy to get to Old City on SEPTA.&nbsp;Hop&nbsp;the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 9, 17, 21, 33, 42, 44, 48 or 57.&nbsp;</p> 200 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Free Admission to Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary

On Friday, 6/30, enjoy complimentary admission to Eastern State Penitentiary to explore the renowned, 11-acre prison, which once housed some of history's most famous inmates. Get here on SEPTA. Bus Routes 48, 43, 33, 32 & 7 all get you close.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York Free Admission to Eastern State Penitentiary <p>On Friday, 6/30, enjoy complimentary admission to Eastern State Penitentiary to explore the renowned, 11-acre prison, which once housed some of history&#39;s most famous inmates.&nbsp;Get here on SEPTA. Bus Routes 48, 43, 33, 32 &amp; 7 all get you close.</p> Eastern State Penitentiary, Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Free At Noon

World Cafe Live

WXPN's Free At Noon is held every Friday at World Cafe Live and always features fabulous music. Heading to the show? Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley to 30th or Bus Routes 21 & 42.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York Free At Noon <p>WXPN&#39;s Free At Noon is held every Friday at World Cafe Live and always features <a href="http://www.xpn.org/events/free-at-noon">fabulous music</a>. Heading to the show? Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley to 30th or Bus Routes 21 &amp; 42.</p> 3025 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Plan Your Trip


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Free Admission to the Constitution Center

National Constitution Center

The National Constitution Center opens its doors for free this Thursday, 6/30, inviting you to learn everything there is to know about the U.S. Constitution through an array of high-tech exhibits, artifacts and interactive displays. Bonus: Access to the fun American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition exhibition is also free! So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 48 or 57.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York Free Admission to the Constitution Center <p>The&nbsp;<a href="https://welcomeamerica.com/event/free-museum-day/">National Constitution Center</a>&nbsp;opens its doors for free this Thursday, 6/30, inviting you to learn everything there is to know about the U.S. Constitution through an array of high-tech exhibits, artifacts and interactive displays. Bonus: Access to the fun&nbsp;<em><a href="http://www.uwishunu.com/2017/03/national-constitution-center-explores-prohibition-era-major-exhibition/">American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition</a></em>&nbsp;exhibition is also free! So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 48 or 57.</p> Plan Your Trip


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Final Day for the Beer Garden at Cira Green

Cira Green

University City's Cira Green Beer Garden ends its run this Friday night with one last night of rooftop views, food, drinks, and live music. The beer garden kicks off at 5p with the tapping of a limited-release keg and continues with a variety of drink selections. Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley to 30th or Bus Routes 21 and 42.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York Final Day for the Beer Garden at Cira Green <p>University City&#39;s&nbsp;<a href="http://www.uwishunu.com/2017/03/sky-high-beer-garden-coming-cira-green-park-spring/">Cira Green Beer Garden</a>&nbsp;ends its run this Friday night with one last night of&nbsp;rooftop views, food, drinks, and live music. The beer garden kicks off&nbsp;at 5p&nbsp;with the tapping of a limited-release keg and continues with a variety of drink selections. Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley to 30th or Bus Routes 21 and 42.</p> Cira Green, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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The Philadelphia Orchestra Concert & Fireworks

Great Plaza at Penn's Landing

The weekend before the Fourth of July gets off to a tuneful start with a free performance by the Philadelphia Orchestra along the Delaware River waterfront this Friday. After the acclaimed musicians take their bows, all eyes will be on the skies for a spectacular free fireworks display. Get here on SEPTA. Take the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or hop Bus Routes 12, 25 or 42.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York The Philadelphia Orchestra Concert & Fireworks <p>The weekend before the Fourth of July gets off to a tuneful start with a free performance by the Philadelphia Orchestra along the Delaware River waterfront this Friday. After the acclaimed musicians take their bows, all eyes will be on the skies for a spectacular free fireworks display. Get here on SEPTA. Take the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or hop Bus Routes 12, 25 or 42.</p> 101 S. Columbus Boulevard Plan Your Trip


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Free Admission to the Penn Museum

The Penn Museum

On Friday, 6/30, enjoy complimentary admission to the Penn Museum as part of Wawa Welcome America's special museum series. So many ways to get here on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to University City (it's across the street) or Routes 21, 40 or 42 or Trolley Routes 11, 13, 34 and 36. 30th Street Station is a short walk to the Penn Museum as is the 34th Street exit of the Market-Frankford Line.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York Free Admission to the Penn Museum <p>On Friday, 6/30, enjoy complimentary admission to the Penn Museum as part of Wawa Welcome America&#39;s special museum series. So many ways to get here on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to University City (it&#39;s across the street) or Routes 21, 40 or 42 or Trolley Routes 11, 13, 34 and 36. 30th Street Station is a short walk to the Penn Museum as is the 34th Street exit of the Market-Frankford Line.</p> 3260 South Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Clark Park Farmers Market

Clark Park

Clark Park is home to one of the largest and most well-populated farmers’ market in Philadelphia, and boasts over a dozen vendors manning tables piled high with organic fruits, heirloom vegetables, milk, eggs, cheeses, meats and more. Sweet pastries and breads fresh from Amish ovens line the walkways, and the smells of honey, cut flowers, dried herbs, and chocolates perfume the park. And it's open year-round on Saturdays from 10a to 2p. Clark Park is also home to a seasonal Thursday market. Get there on SEPTA. Routes 13, 31 & 34 drop you right there!

20170513 00:00 20171029 00:00 America/New_York Clark Park Farmers Market <div id="stcpDiv"> <p>Clark Park is home to one of the largest and most well-populated farmers&rsquo; market in Philadelphia, and boasts over a dozen vendors manning tables piled high with organic fruits, heirloom vegetables, milk, eggs, cheeses, meats and more. Sweet pastries and breads fresh from Amish ovens line the walkways, and the smells of honey, cut flowers, dried herbs, and chocolates perfume the park.<strong> </strong>And it&#39;s open year-round on Saturdays from 10a to 2p. Clark Park is also home to a <a href="http://thefoodtrust.org/farmers-markets/market/clark-park-1">seasonal Thursday market</a>. Get there on SEPTA. Routes 13, 31 &amp; 34 drop you right there!</p> </div> 4300 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature at The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature is the newest exhibition at The Franklin Institute. The display, which features a 1,700-square-foot mirror maze, explores the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower’s seeds to the ridges of a mountain range to the layout of the universe. Get there on SEPTA. Short walk from Suburban, 15th, City Hall and 19th Street Stations. Or hop Routes 7, 33, 38 or 48. Make sure you check out this Pass Perk before you go!! 

20170527 00:00 20170905 00:00 America/New_York A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature at The Franklin Institute <p><em><a href="http://www.uwishunu.com/2017/05/franklin-institute-opens-1700-square-foot-mirror-maze-exhibition-summer/">A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature</a></em>&nbsp;is the newest exhibition at The Franklin Institute. The display, which features a 1,700-square-foot mirror maze, explores the mathematical patterns of the natural world, from the nested spirals of a sunflower&rsquo;s seeds to the ridges of a mountain range to the layout of the universe. Get there on SEPTA. Short walk from Suburban, 15th, City Hall and 19th Street Stations. Or hop Routes 7, 33, 38 or 48. Make sure you check out this <a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/perk/165">Pass Perk</a> before you go!!&nbsp;</p> 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Yards Brewing Company Tours

Yards Brewery

Yards crafts award-winning ales right in Northern Liberties. Stop in for a FREE brewery tour on weekends: Saturdays & Sundays 12 to 4pm. Tours are first come, first serve basis, and they tend to fill up early. Must be 21. And as an fyi, open-toed shoes and high heels are not permitted on the tours (for safety reasons!). Yards is an 8 minute walk from the Market-Frankford Line Spring Garden stop or take the SEPTA Route 25 Bus right there.

20170603 00:00 20170925 00:00 America/New_York Yards Brewing Company Tours <p>Yards crafts award-winning ales right in Northern Liberties. Stop in for a FREE <a href="http://yardsbrewing.com/about/tours-events">brewery tour</a> on weekends: Saturdays &amp; Sundays 12 to 4pm. Tours are first come, first serve basis, and they tend to fill up early. Must be 21. And as an fyi, open-toed shoes and high heels are not permitted on the tours (for safety reasons!). Yards is an 8 minute walk from the Market-Frankford Line Spring Garden stop or take the SEPTA Route 25 Bus right there.</p> 901 N Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Buckingham McVie

The Mann

Headed to see Buckingham McVie at the Mann on Friday night at 6p? Get there on SEPTA. Stopping at major locations in Center City, SEPTA's Mann Loop provides an easy, one-seat trip to the show. Accepts cash, tokens, transfers & passes including the One Day Independence Pass. For more info and a map, click here.

20170630 00:00 20170701 00:00 America/New_York Buckingham McVie <p>Headed to see Buckingham McVie at the Mann on Friday night at 6p? Get there on SEPTA. Stopping at major locations in Center City, SEPTA&#39;s Mann Loop provides an easy, one-seat trip to the show. Accepts cash, tokens, transfers &amp; passes including the One Day Independence Pass. For more info and a map, click&nbsp;<a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/mannloop">here</a>.</p> 5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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IPA, Champagne & Rosé Block Party

Hawthornes Beer Cafe

After a rain cancellation in May, Hawthornes Beer Cafe in Bella Vista invites IPA, champagne and rosé lovers to its bigger-than-ever block party this Saturday, 7/1. From 1p-8p, enjoy live bands, delicious street food, tons of awesome IPAs on draft, a variety of champagne and rosé. Leave the driving to SEPTA. Short walk from Lombard-South Station on the Broad Street Line or hop Bus Routes 23 or 45.

20170701 00:00 20170702 00:00 America/New_York IPA, Champagne & Rosé Block Party <p>After a rain cancellation in May, Hawthornes&nbsp;Beer Cafe in Bella Vista invites IPA, champagne and ros&eacute; lovers to its bigger-than-ever&nbsp;<a href="http://www.hawthornecafe.com/events/">block party</a>&nbsp;this Saturday, 7/1. From 1p-8p, enjoy live bands, delicious street food, tons of awesome IPAs on draft, a variety of champagne and ros&eacute;. Leave the driving to SEPTA. Short walk from&nbsp;Lombard-South Station on the Broad Street Line or hop Bus Routes 23 or 45.</p> Hawthornes, South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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'90s Outdoor Dance Party

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DJ Dame Luz, one of the city’s beloved DJs, spins classic summertime hits from the ’90s at a sure-to-be fun indoor-outdoor dance party at FringeArts this Saturday. Guests can expect to dance along to ’90s pop, hip-hop, R&B and dancehall music. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from 2nd Street Station on the Market-Frankford Line or Bus Routes 25, 21, 41, 5, 57, 48, or 17.

20170701 00:00 20170702 00:00 America/New_York '90s Outdoor Dance Party <p>DJ Dame Luz, one of the city&rsquo;s beloved DJs, spins classic summertime hits from the &rsquo;90s at a sure-to-be fun&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/444663485881859/">indoor-outdoor dance party</a>&nbsp;at FringeArts this Saturday. Guests can expect to dance along to &rsquo;90s pop, hip-hop, R&amp;B and dancehall music.&nbsp;Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from 2nd Street Station on the Market-Frankford Line or Bus Routes 25, 21, 41, 5, 57, 48, or 17.</p> FringeArts, North Christopher Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Tom Petty

Wells Fargo Center

Headed to see Tom Petty on Saturday night? Best way to the Wells Fargo Center is the SEPTA Broad Street Line. Hop it South to AT&T Station [last stop].

20170701 00:00 20170702 00:00 America/New_York Tom Petty <p>Headed to see Tom Petty on Saturday night? Best way to the Wells Fargo Center is the SEPTA Broad Street Line. Hop it South to AT&amp;T Station [last stop].</p> 3601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148 Plan Your Trip


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Headhouse Farmers Market

Headhouse Square

On Sunday stop by the Headhouse Farmers Market for fresh produce, baked goods, local meats, cheeses and wines. It's so easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop Route 12, 40, 47 or 57. 

20170514 00:00 20171030 00:00 America/New_York Headhouse Farmers Market <p>On Sunday stop by the Headhouse Farmers Market for fresh produce, baked goods, local meats, cheeses and wines. It&#39;s so easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop Route 12, 40, 47 or 57.&nbsp;</p> 500 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Free Screening of Rocky on the Steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art Steps

There's no better spot to watch the Philadelphia classic Rocky than from the very steps that made its star character a legend. This Sunday, 7/2, head to the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a free, outdoor screening that starts at 9. Fun, family-friendly activities will take place beginning two hours prior to the film viewing. Get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 7, 32, 38, 43, or 48.

20170702 00:00 20170703 00:00 America/New_York Free Screening of Rocky on the Steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art <p>There&#39;s no better spot to watch the Philadelphia classic <em><a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.welcomeamerica.com/calendar-of-events/philly-the-movies-rocky/">Rocky</a></em> than from the very steps that made its star character a legend. This Sunday, 7/2, head to the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a free, outdoor screening that starts at 9. Fun, family-friendly activities will take place beginning two hours prior to the film viewing. Get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 7, 32, 38, 43, or 48.</p> 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Plan Your Trip


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First Sunday

Barnes Foundation

The Barnes Foundation marks the first Sunday of the month (this Sunday!) with free admission to its impressive galleries including special programs throughout the day. Free tickets are required and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Get here on SEPTA Routes 2, 7, 32, 33, 38 or 48.

20170702 00:00 20170703 00:00 America/New_York First Sunday <p>The Barnes Foundation marks the first Sunday of the month (this Sunday!) with <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.barnesfoundation.org/visit/philadelphia/free-first-sundays">free admission</a> to its impressive galleries including special programs throughout the day. Free tickets are required and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Get here on SEPTA Routes 2, 7, 32, 33, 38 or 48.</p> 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Constitution Center

Back by popular demand, American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition returns to the National Constitution Center for the first time since 2012 [who else remembers this amazing train car???}.

The 5,000-square-foot display includes over 100 rare artifacts from the temperance movement, including a hatchet used by Carrie Nation, original ratification copies of the 18th and 21st amendments and a Prohibition Bureau Badge issued by the Department of Justice. Runs Friday, 3/3 through Sunday, 7/16. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 48 or 57. Make sure you check out this SEPTA Pass Perk before you go!

20170303 00:00 20170717 00:00 America/New_York American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition <p>Back by popular demand, <em><a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://constitutioncenter.org/calendar/american-spirits-returns-the-rise-and-fall-of-prohibition">American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition</a></em> returns to the National Constitution Center for the first time since 2012 [who else remembers this amazing train car???}.</p> <p><img alt="" src="http://s3.amazonaws.com/assets.iseptaphilly.com-ss/app/public/ckeditor_assets/pictures/687/content_capture.png" style="height:221px; width:222px" /></p> <p>The 5,000-square-foot display includes over 100 rare artifacts from the temperance movement, including a hatchet used by Carrie Nation, original ratification copies of the 18th and 21st amendments and a Prohibition Bureau Badge issued by the Department of Justice. Runs Friday, 3/3 through Sunday, 7/16. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 48 or 57. Make sure you check out this <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/56">SEPTA Pass Perk</a> before you go!</p> 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Free Yoga at Race Street Pier

Race Street Pier

A favorite warm-weather activity is back at Race Street Pier — free yoga! Every single day of the week (weather permitting), the yoga class takes to the waterfront for fresh air (and free!) fun for yogis of all levels. Classes are: Saturday & Sunday at 9:30a; Monday - Friday at 7a and Monday - Thursday at 6p (there is a morning & evening class Monday-Thursday). So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 5, 17, 25 or 48. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to...plan your trip!

20170410 00:00 20171112 00:00 America/New_York Free Yoga at Race Street Pier <p>A favorite warm-weather activity is back at Race Street Pier &mdash; free yoga! Every single day of the week (weather permitting), the yoga class takes to the waterfront for fresh air (and free!) fun for yogis of all levels. Classes are: Saturday &amp; Sunday at 9:30a; Monday -&nbsp;Friday at 7a and Monday -&nbsp;Thursday at 6p (there is a morning &amp; evening class Monday-Thursday).&nbsp;So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop Routes 5, 17, 25 or 48. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to...plan your trip!</p> Race Street Pier, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Beer by the Bell

Independence Beer Garden

The Independence Beer Garden is open and SO easy to get to on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 9, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42 or 47. Use our PLAN YOUR TRIP feature for details. Cheers! 

20170424 01:00 20170930 12:00 America/New_York Beer by the Bell <p>The Independence Beer Garden is open and SO easy to get to on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 9, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42 or 47. Use our PLAN YOUR TRIP feature for details. Cheers!&nbsp;</p> 100 South Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Spruce Street Harbor Park

Penn's Landing

Spruce Street Harbor Park — everyone's favorite seasonal park on the Delaware River — is back with dining, a beer garden, hammocks, a boardwalk, and entertainment. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from 2nd Street Station on the Market-Frankford Line or ride Bus Routes 12, 21, 33, 42 or 25.

20170512 00:00 20171002 00:00 America/New_York Spruce Street Harbor Park <p>Spruce Street Harbor Park &mdash; everyone&#39;s favorite seasonal park on the Delaware River &mdash; is back with dining, a beer garden, hammocks, a boardwalk, and entertainment. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from 2nd Street Station on the Market-Frankford Line or ride Bus Routes 12, 21, 33, 42 or 25.</p> 401 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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PHS Pop-Up Garden

South Street

The popular South Street pop-up beer garden, run by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, is open daily with food and drinks curated by the team behind Cantina Los Caballitos. It could not be any easier to get here on SEPTA. Ride the Broad Street Line to Lombard-South or hop the Route 40 Bus.

20170515 00:00 20170930 00:00 America/New_York PHS Pop-Up Garden <p>The popular South Street pop-up beer garden, run by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, is open daily with food and drinks curated by the team behind Cantina Los Caballitos. It could not be any easier to get here on SEPTA. Ride the Broad Street Line to Lombard-South or hop the Route 40 Bus.</p> 1438 South Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest

Blue Cross RiverRink

The Delaware River waterfront is a seasonal wonderland thanks to Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest. Play mini golf and outdoor games, try your luck in the arcade, enjoy waterfront views with drinks and food and take a spin around the city’s only outdoor roller rink. New this year is an outdoor bowling alley! Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, 33 or 48.

20170530 00:00 20170930 00:00 America/New_York Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest <p>The Delaware River waterfront is a seasonal wonderland thanks to <a href="http://www.delawareriverwaterfront.com/places/blue-cross-riverrink-summerfest">Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest</a>. Play mini golf and outdoor games, try your luck in the arcade, enjoy waterfront views with drinks and food and take a spin around the city&rsquo;s only outdoor roller rink. New this year is an outdoor bowling alley!&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, 33 or 48.</p> 121 North Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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PHS Pop-Up Garden #2

uCity Square

The second location of the PHS Pop-Up Garden is open daily at uCity Square at 36th and Filbert streets, where Jet Wine Bar runs the show and delicious Tex Mex style eats are served from Rex 1516 and Café Ynez. Get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 34th Street or Trolley Routes 11, 13, 34, or 36 to 36th Street. 

20170531 00:00 20170930 00:00 America/New_York PHS Pop-Up Garden #2 <p>The second location of the PHS&nbsp;Pop-Up Garden is open daily at&nbsp;<a href="https://phsonline.org/popups/ucitysquare">uCity Square</a>&nbsp;at 36th and Filbert streets, where Jet Wine Bar runs the show and delicious Tex Mex style eats are served from Rex 1516 and Caf&eacute; Ynez. Get here on SEPTA. Hop&nbsp;the Market-Frankford Line to 34th Street or Trolley Routes 11, 13, 34, or 36 to 36th Street.&nbsp;</p> uCity Square, Filbert Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Big Bling

Kelly Drive between Fountain Green Drive & Girard Avenue Bridge

Big Bling, a colossal outdoor sculpture from acclaimed artist Martin Puryear, begans its temporary residence on Kelly Drive. Cruise by to see it sometime over the next 6 months. Get there on SEPTA. Hop Trolley Route 15 or Bus Route 32. 

20170608 00:00 20170930 00:00 America/New_York Big Bling <p><em>Big Bling</em>, a colossal outdoor sculpture from acclaimed artist Martin Puryear, begans its&nbsp;<a href="https://apa.ticketleap.com/bigbling/">temporary residence</a>&nbsp;on Kelly Drive. Cruise by to see it sometime over the next 6 months. Get there on SEPTA. Hop Trolley Route 15 or Bus Route 32.&nbsp;</p> Kelly Drive, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip