March 10-12, 2017

Weekend Picks: Philadelphia Flower Show, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Questlove At The Foundry And More

Enjoy this fun-filled weekend in the city...

Happy weekend! Get excited for a major sign of spring, live music, dinner deals and so much more.

This Saturday, the Philadelphia Flower Show kicks off with top-of-the-line horticulture and landscape design, entertainment and more than 100 vendors. For 2017, the show focuses on Holland, exploring the country’s eco-design, modern greening, traditional windmills, wooden shoes and tulips.

On Sunday, the popular St. Patrick’s Day Parade returns to Center City to celebrate Irish heritage and culture with performances, floats and more.

Also this weekend? Cirque du Soleil, the final day for East Passyunk Restaurant Week, Questlove at the Foundry, an exciting performance by the Pennsylvania Ballet and more.

And don’t forget to follow Uwishunu on Twitter and Instagram for updates throughout the weekend.

Read on for our guide to this weekend in Philly.

Friday, March 10

Ongoing Exhibitions

Prisons Today at Eastern State Penitentiary

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to the nation’s first major museum exhibition addressing preconceptions surrounding incarceration in America...

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day celebrations start in the city with the annual St. Patrick's Day parade this Sunday. (Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia)

Saturday, March 11

Ongoing Exhibitions

Prisons Today at Eastern State Penitentiary

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to the nation’s first major museum exhibition addressing preconceptions surrounding incarceration in America...

Questlove

Questlove returns home to Philadelphia for his monthly showcase at The Fillmore this Sunday. (Photo courtesy Steve Garfinkel Photography)

Sunday, March 12

Top Pick

Philadelphia Flower Show

The Flower Show returns for day two with impressive displays, special events and more...

Ongoing Exhibitions

Prisons Today at Eastern State Penitentiary

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to the nation’s first major museum exhibition addressing preconceptions surrounding incarceration in America...

Neighborhoods

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