April 14-16, 2017

Weekend Picks: Manayunk Restaurant Week, FDR Fest, Yoga At Race Street Pier, Easter Events And More

Enjoy the sunshine at festivals, outdoor fitness workouts, shopping events and more...

The weekend arrives with festivals, concerts, Easter events and warm weather to boot.

On the Delaware River Waterfront, free yoga pops up at Race Street Pier for its first weekend of the 2017 season. Stop by with your yoga mat in tow for sun salutations on this warm weekend.

This Saturday, South Philly’s huge FDR Park gets a festival of its own as the first-ever FDR Fest hits the park with a full day of food, drinks, games and boat rentals on the on-site lake.

All weekend, more than 20 eateries in Manayunk dish up meal deals for Manayunk Restaurant Week, which continues through April 21.

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, April 14

Top Pick

Manayunk Restaurant Week

Manayunk celebrates its food scene with Manayunk Restaurant Week all weekend long...

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...

Cherry Blossoms

Enjoy the springtime sun with a cherry blossom festival at Morris Arboretum and cherry blossom peeping around town. (Photo by M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia)

Saturday, April 15

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...

Talula's Garden

Easter is synonymous with brunch, and luckily, there are plenty of great eateries offering special menus in celebration of the holiday. (Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia)

Sunday, April 16

Manayunk Restaurant Week

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Manayunk celebrates its food scene with Manayunk Restaurant Week all weekend long...

Special Dawn & Evening Openings at the Skyspace

Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting will open its doors — and its ceiling — twice on Easter Sunday for two special showings of contemporary light artist James Turrell's Skyspace...

Yowie Pop Up at UBIQ

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Yowie, a Bella Vista-based design company, continues a multi-week pop-up shop at UBIQ...

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...

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