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20200727 00:00 20210731 00:00 America/New_York ISEPTAPHILLY Newsletter <p>Check out the latest edition of our newsletter - <a href="https://mailchi.mp/septa/the-iseptaphilly-newsletter-338805">here!</a> Want it delivered directly to your inbox every Monday? Click <a href="https://mailchi.mp/septa/the-iseptaphilly-newsletter-338754">here</a>!</p>


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Restaurant Week

King of Prussia

Pair your retail therapy at the King of Prussia Mall with KOP Restaurant Week - 4/11-4/15 & 4/18-4/22. Get there on SEPTA Bus Routes 124 & 125. 

20210412 00:00 20210423 00:00 America/New_York Restaurant Week <p>Pair your retail therapy at the King of Prussia Mall with&nbsp;<a href="https://koprestaurantweek.com/" target="_blank">KOP Restaurant Week</a>&nbsp;- 4/11-4/15 &amp; 4/18-4/22.&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA Bus Routes 124 &amp; 125.&nbsp;</p>


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Restaurant Week

Northern Liberties

Score multi-course fixed-price lunch and dinner deals from 20 NoLibs eateries during Northern Liberties Restaurant Week - now thru Sunday. Best way here - SEPTA of course! Ride the Market-Frankford Line to Girard or Spring Garden or hop Routes 5, 15, 25, 43 or 57.

20210412 00:00 20210419 00:00 America/New_York Restaurant Week <p>Score multi-course fixed-price lunch and dinner deals from 20 NoLibs eateries during&nbsp;<a href="https://northernlibertiesrestaurantweek.com/" target="_blank">Northern Liberties Restaurant Week</a>&nbsp;- now thru Sunday.&nbsp;Best way here - SEPTA of course! Ride the Market-Frankford Line to Girard or Spring Garden or hop Routes 5, 15, 25, 43 or 57.</p> Northern Liberties, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Transit Tuesday ☕️

Dunkin'

Celebrate Transit Tuesday with SEPTA and Dunkin'. Flash your SEPTA Key card to receive a MEDIUM Hot or Iced Coffee for only $1 (+ appl. tax) every Tuesday at any participating Greater Philadelphia-area Dunkin' location. To find your nearest Dunkin' click here. Offer valid on Tuesdays only. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Participation may vary. Limited-time offer. 

20210104 00:00 20210526 00:00 America/New_York Transit Tuesday ☕️ <div class="news-gothic details"> <p>Celebrate <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/123">Transit Tuesday</a> with SEPTA and Dunkin&#39;. Flash your SEPTA Key card to receive a MEDIUM Hot or Iced Coffee&nbsp;for only $1 (+ appl. tax) every&nbsp;Tuesday&nbsp;at any participating Greater Philadelphia-area Dunkin&#39; location. To find your nearest Dunkin&#39; click <a href="http://www.dunkindonuts.com/content/dunkindonuts/en/stores.html">here</a>. Offer valid on Tuesdays only. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Participation may vary. Limited-time offer.&nbsp;</p> </div>


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Can't Miss Exhibits

Penn Museum

The galleries at the Penn Museum celebrate the incredible and diverse accomplishments of people, and many of the objects on display come directly from their own archaeological excavations and anthropological field work. They are open Tuesday - Sunday. Best way there is SEPTA! Hop Regional Rail to Penn Medicine Station [the museum is across the street!] or Routes 21, 30, 40, 42, or 49.

20210208 00:00 20210626 00:00 America/New_York Can't Miss Exhibits <p>The galleries at the <a href="https://www.penn.museum/">Penn Museum</a> celebrate the incredible and diverse accomplishments of people, and many of the objects on display come directly from their own archaeological excavations and anthropological field work. They are open Tuesday - Sunday. Best way there is SEPTA! Hop Regional Rail to Penn Medicine Station [the museum is across the street!] or Routes 21, 30, 40, 42, or 49.</p> Penn Museum, South Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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On View

Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is open Friday thru Monday. Come see the world’s largest and most important collection of works by Marcel Duchamp; the greatest collection of sculpture by Constantin Brancusi outside Europe; The finest public collection of Auguste Rodin’s sculpture in the United States; and superb Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings, including Paul Cézanne’s The Large Bathers, Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers, and important paintings by Édouard Manet, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro, and Edgar Degas! 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.

20210212 00:00 20210529 00:00 America/New_York On View <p>The <a href="https://www.iseptaphilly.com/destination/artmuseum?center=39.96664261310579,-75.18113900000003&amp;zoom=16">Philadelphia Museum of Art</a>&nbsp;is open Friday thru Monday. Come see the world&rsquo;s largest and most important collection of works by Marcel Duchamp; the greatest collection of sculpture by Constantin Brancusi outside Europe; The finest public collection of Auguste Rodin&rsquo;s sculpture in the United States; and superb Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings, including Paul C&eacute;zanne&rsquo;s&nbsp;<em>The Large Bathers</em>, Vincent van Gogh&rsquo;s&nbsp;<em>Sunflowers</em>, and important paintings by &Eacute;douard Manet, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro, and Edgar Degas! Get there on SEPTA!&nbsp;Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 &amp; 48 serve the Museum area. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.</p> Philadelphia Museum of Art, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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PEEPS in the Village

Peddler's Village

Great for eating, even better for modeling, PEEPS return to Peddler’s Village for this annual spring tradition - now thru 4/17 - that features more than 70 dioramas, sculptures and wall art made with PEEPS — the marshmallow Easter treat made in Pennsylvania. The display opens Monday and is free to view inside the Village Courtyard, with health and safety measures in place. To get here on SEPTA, ride the Lansdale-Doylestown Line to Doylestown. From there make a SEPTA to Uber or Lyft connection to Peddler's Village.

20210322 00:00 20210418 00:00 America/New_York PEEPS in the Village <p>Great for eating, even better for modeling,&nbsp;<a href="https://peddlersvillage.com/event/peeps-in-the-village/" target="_blank">PEEPS return to Peddler&rsquo;s Village</a>&nbsp;for this annual spring tradition - now thru 4/17 -&nbsp;that features more than 70 dioramas, sculptures and wall art made with PEEPS &mdash; the marshmallow Easter treat made in Pennsylvania. The display opens Monday and is free to view inside the Village Courtyard, with&nbsp;<a href="https://peddlersvillage.com/faq/" target="_blank">health and safety measures in place</a>.&nbsp;To get here on SEPTA, ride the Lansdale-Doylestown Line to Doylestown. From there make a SEPTA to Uber or Lyft connection to Peddler&#39;s Village.</p>


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BIG TIME

Philadelphia Zoo

Check out the Philadelphia Zoo's brand new BIG TIME exhibit. Travel back in time 66 million years ago and journey to an age when dinosaurs roamed the Earth. Encounter 24 life-size creatures, learn about these prehistoric giants, the rise of humans and our impact on wildlife and the planet! This exhibit is open now thru the end of September. Get there on SEPTA Routes 15 or 38. 

20210325 00:00 20210930 00:00 America/New_York BIG TIME <p>Check out the Philadelphia Zoo&#39;s&nbsp;brand new <a href="https://philadelphiazoo.org/bigtime/">BIG TIME</a> exhibit.&nbsp;Travel back in time 66 million years ago and journey to an age when dinosaurs roamed the Earth. Encounter 24 life-size creatures, learn about these prehistoric giants, the rise of humans and our impact on wildlife and the planet! This&nbsp;exhibit is open now thru the end of September. Get there on SEPTA Routes 15 or 38.&nbsp;</p> 3400 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Farmers Market

Bryn Mawr

Check out one of the biggest farmers markets in Montgomery County - open every Saturday beginning 4/3 from 10a-12p. Conveniently located at Bryn Mawr Station! Hop the Paoli/Thorndale Line to get there!

20210220 00:00 20211231 00:00 America/New_York Farmers Market <p>Check out one of the biggest <a href="https://myemail.constantcontact.com/Bryn-Mawr-Farmers--Market.html?soid=1101855940003&amp;aid=zQPKpuiLb6s">farmers markets</a> in Montgomery County - open every Saturday beginning 4/3&nbsp;from 10a-12p.&nbsp;Conveniently located at Bryn Mawr Station! Hop the Paoli/Thorndale Line to get there!</p> Bryn Mawr Station, Bryn Mawr, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Streets Dept 10 Year Photo Show

The Bok

Streets Dept, a photography blog run by local photographer Conrad Benner, celebrates its 10th anniversary of photographing and feting Philly’s public art scene with 10 Year Photo Show, a special exhibition of pictures from the blog’s decade-long history. Masks and social distancing are required — and entry will be limited. Admission is free. Runs Thursdays-Sundays through April 25. Leave the driving to SEPTA. Short walk from Tasker-Morris Station on the Broad Street Line or hop Bus Routes 45, 47, 47M, 79.  

20210311 00:00 20210426 00:00 America/New_York Streets Dept 10 Year Photo Show <p>Streets Dept, a photography blog run by local photographer Conrad Benner, celebrates its 10th anniversary of photographing and feting Philly&rsquo;s public art scene with <em>10 Year Photo Show</em>, a special exhibition of pictures from the blog&rsquo;s decade-long history. Masks and social distancing are required &mdash; and entry will be limited. Admission is free. Runs Thursdays-Sundays through April 25.&nbsp;Leave the driving to SEPTA. Short walk from Tasker-Morris Station on the Broad Street Line or hop Bus Routes 45, 47, 47M, 79. &nbsp;</p> 800 Mifflin Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA 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 farmer's markets 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. Get there on SEPTA. Routes 13, 30 & 34 drop you right there!

20210322 00:00 20211226 00:00 America/New_York Clark Park Farmers Market <div id="stcpDiv"> <p><a href="http://thefoodtrust.org/farmers-markets/market/clark-park">Clark Park is home to one of the largest and most well-populated farmer&#39;s markets</a> 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. Get there on SEPTA. Routes 13, 30 &amp; 34 drop you right there!</p> </div> 4300 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Terrace on Tap

Independence Visitor Center

The popular pop-up outdoor dining experience returns to the second-floor Liberty View Terrace at the Independence Visitor Center this spring and brings with it local brews, specialty cocktails and seasonal bites from Brûlée Catering. Terrace on Tap offers free activities for kids and stunning panoramic views of Independence Mall - now thru June. Get there on SEPTA. Ride the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street or hop Bus Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 47 or 57.

20210322 00:00 20210605 00:00 America/New_York Terrace on Tap <p>The popular pop-up outdoor dining experience returns to the second-floor Liberty View Terrace at the Independence Visitor Center this spring and brings with it local brews, specialty cocktails and seasonal bites from Br&ucirc;l&eacute;e Catering.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.phlvisitorcenter.com/TerraceOnTap" target="_blank">Terrace on Tap</a>&nbsp;offers free activities for kids and stunning panoramic views of Independence Mall - now thru June.&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA. Ride the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street or hop Bus Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 47 or 57.</p>


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Shop & Squat

Fashion District

Carrying heavy shopping bags isn’t quite enough to get you fit. Good thing Fashion District Philadelphia hosts its first of three weekly Shop & Squats events — a free bootcamp workout taking place outside the mall’s entrance at Ninth and Market streets — on Saturday - 3/17. Best part - it is SO EASY to get here on SEPTA! Hop Regional Rail to Jefferson Station - you don't even have to go outside! Same goes for the Market-Frankford Line! Ride it to 11th Street and you are literally there! Hop a Trolley to 13th Street - you can get to The District underground or it's a short walk. Hop the Broad Street Line to City Hall Station - get to The District underground or it's a quick walk on Market Street. 

20210410 00:00 20210418 00:00 America/New_York Shop & Squat <p>Carrying heavy shopping bags isn&rsquo;t quite enough to get you fit. Good thing Fashion District Philadelphia hosts its first of three weekly&nbsp;<a href="https://www.fashiondistrictphiladelphia.com/Events/Details/557269" target="_blank">Shop &amp; Squats</a>&nbsp;events &mdash; a free bootcamp workout taking place outside the mall&rsquo;s entrance at Ninth and Market streets &mdash; on Saturday - 3/17. Best part - it is SO EASY to get here on SEPTA! Hop Regional Rail to Jefferson Station - you don&#39;t even have to go outside! Same goes for the Market-Frankford Line! Ride it to 11th Street and you are literally there! Hop a Trolley to 13th Street - you can get to The District underground or it&#39;s a short walk. Hop the Broad Street Line to City Hall Station - get to The District underground or it&#39;s a quick walk on Market Street.&nbsp;</p> Fashion District Philadelphia, Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Caribbean Restaurant Week

Varies

Celebrate Caribbean cuisine during Caribbean Restaurant Week, going down at 17 spots in Philly from 4/17 thru 4/24. Plan your trip here.

20210417 00:00 20210425 00:00 America/New_York Caribbean Restaurant Week <p>Celebrate Caribbean cuisine during&nbsp;<a href="https://files.constantcontact.com/62855bf2801/56f90712-0211-4b9e-b246-e3e3bfb21699.pdf">Caribbean Restaurant Week</a>, going down at 17 spots in Philly from 4/17 thru 4/24. Plan your trip <a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/plan-your-trip">here</a>.</p>


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Earth Day

Trolley Portal

Join the University City Arts League (UCAL) and UCD for a free giveaway to celebrate Earth Day! UCAL invites all aspiring young and old artists to head to Trolley Portal Gardens on Saturday, April 17 to pick up a free Earth Day take-home art kit to participate in a community drawing experience! Registrations are currently closed but a small amount of walk-up kits will be available! Hop Trolley Lines 11, 13, 34, or 36 to get there!

20210417 00:00 20210418 00:00 America/New_York Earth Day <p>Join the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ucartsleague.org/" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">University City Arts League (UCAL)&nbsp;</a>and UCD for a free giveaway to celebrate Earth Day! UCAL invites all aspiring young and old artists to head to Trolley Portal Gardens on Saturday, April 17 to pick up a free Earth Day take-home art kit to participate in a community drawing experience! Registrations are currently closed but a small amount of walk-up kits will be available! Hop Trolley Lines 11, 13, 34, or 36 to get there!</p> 3940 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Restaurant Week

Media, PA

Find your next favorite Delco restaurant during Media Restaurant Week from 4/18 thru 4/30. Best way to Media is SEPTA! Take the101 Trolley or the Media/Elwyn Line to Media Station.

20210418 00:00 20210501 00:00 America/New_York Restaurant Week <p>Find your next favorite Delco restaurant during&nbsp;<a href="https://mediarestaurantweek.com/">Media Restaurant Week</a>&nbsp;from 4/18 thru 4/30.&nbsp;Best way to&nbsp;<a href="https://www.iseptaphilly.com/destination/media?center=39.91753817594515,-75.38773149999997&amp;zoom=15">Media</a>&nbsp;is SEPTA! Take the101 Trolley or the&nbsp;Media/Elwyn Line to Media Station.</p> Media, PA, USA 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. 

20210322 00:00 20211129 00:00 America/New_York Headhouse Farmers Market <p>On Sunday stop by the <a href="http://thefoodtrust.org/farmers-markets/market/headhouse">Headhouse Farmers Market</a> 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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Virtually Rudy: New Dimensions in Sculpture

The James A. Michener Art Museum

The James A. Michener Art Museum is a leading museum of American art, showcasing a world-class collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings as well as many special and permanent exhibitions that include the work of historical and contemporary painters, sculptors, photographers, and furniture designers. Get there on SEPTA. Ride the Lansdale/Doylestown Line to Doylestown Station, a short walk from the Museum. Go to the front of the train. Walk to the corner (West Ashland Street and Clinton Street) turn right and continue on Ashland. Cross over Main Street then Green Street to Pine Street, turn right and you’ll see the flags on the stone building on the left. That is the main entrance to the museum.

20210208 00:00 20210529 00:00 America/New_York Virtually Rudy: New Dimensions in Sculpture <p>The <a href="https://www.michenerartmuseum.org/">James A. Michener Art Museum</a>&nbsp;is a leading museum of American art, showcasing a world-class collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings as well as many special and permanent exhibitions that include the work of historical and contemporary painters, sculptors, photographers, and furniture designers. Get there on SEPTA. Ride the Lansdale/Doylestown Line to Doylestown Station, a short walk from the Museum. Go to the front of the train. Walk to the corner (West Ashland Street and Clinton Street) turn right and continue on Ashland. Cross over Main Street then Green Street to Pine Street, turn right and you&rsquo;ll see the flags on the stone building on the left. That is the main entrance to the museum.</p> 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA, USA Plan Your Trip