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July 21, 2014

Spruce Street Harbor Park Hosts A Free Pop-Up Concert With Purling Hiss & Chris Forsyth And The Solar Motel Band This Thursday, July 24

This summer, Spruce Street Harbor Park on the the Delaware River Waterfront has made an absolutely amazing addition to Philadelphia’s alfresco scene. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Spruce Street Harbor Park has transformed an urban riverside into a lush oasis right at Spruce Street and Columbus Boulevard. For those who haven’t yet […]

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July 21, 2014

Festival Alert: The 2nd Street Festival Rocks Northern Liberties With Live Music, Pop-Up Beer Gardens, Great Food And More Sunday, August 3, Noon-10 P.M.

Philadelphia’s summer festival season keeps on rocking this August with the annual Northern Liberties neighborhood extravaganza, the 2nd Street Festival on Sunday, August 3. A blowout block party, North 2nd Street between Germantown Avenue and Green Street will be blocked off for the free festival from noon all the way until 10 p.m. Excellent entertainment […]

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July 15, 2014

The Oval To Host Awesome Fest’s Giant Pizza Party This Friday, July 18 With A Beer Garden, A Screening Of TMNT, And A Performance By Macaulay Culkin’s Band, The Pizza Underground

The Oval opens this Wednesday, July 16 and we’re pretty psyched about it. They have a bunch of great programming scheduled, including a bunch of outdoor movie screenings courtesy of The Awesome Fest. And coming up this Friday, July 18, is a pretty awesome-sounding event for The Oval’s opening weekend. Promoted as a giant Pizza […]

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July 8, 2014

Peddler’s Village Celebrates National Blueberry Month With Its Bluegrass And Blueberries Festival This Weekend, July 12-13

The blueberry has an entire month dedicated to its fruity deliciousness (enter July), and Peddler’s Village’s Bluegrass and Blueberries Festival is set to celebrate the sweet summer fruit in a big way at this weekend, July 12 and 13. All weekend long, sample fresh blueberries from the nearby Bechdolt’s Orchards in Bucks County. Also enjoy […]

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July 2, 2014

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Awesome Live Music Shows At Venues Across Philadelphia This July

On any given night of the week, there’s no shortage of awesome music rocking stages in our fair city. We’ve sifted through flyers, calendars and tapped in-the-know friends to bring you the best of what’s going on in Philadelphia, music-wise. Here’s a look at the shows we’re the most excited about this July — a […]

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July 1, 2014

July 4th In Philadelphia: The Philly Pops Play A Free Patriotic Concert To Celebrate Independence Day, Thursday, July 3

***UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, the free Philly Pops concert has been moved indoors to the Kimmel Center’s Verizon Hall. The doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the concert will go on at 8 p.m. The show remains free and open to the public. In typical July 4th fashion, our city’s pop orchestra, the Philly […]

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June 30, 2014

Grammy-Nominated Artist Dice Raw To Perform A Free Show At Eastern State Penitentiary, Tuesday, July 1

Now a must-see Philadelphia attraction, Eastern State Penitentiary has a dark, infamous history as one of the toughest prisons in the country. These days, this landmark offers the perfect backdrop for tours, events and — this week — an evening of discussion and music about a major incarceration issue facing America. In the United States, […]

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June 26, 2014

The Peace On The Streets Festival Returns To Penn’s Landing With Performances Promoting A Summer Of Peace, Today, June 26

Enjoy the music, spoken word and dance routines of acclaimed performers today, June 26 at the Peace on the Streets festival at Penn’s Landing. Presented by Power 99 and hosted by Power 99′s Rise and Grind Morning Show, the festival promotes a summer of peace through a variety of performances by local and not-so-local artists. […]

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June 23, 2014

University City District’s 40th Street Summer Series Returns In 2014 With Free Monthly Outdoor Concerts, Starting This Saturday, June 28

Music fans have little occasion to miss out on hot concerts with the scores of free tunes on tap throughout the summer. On the west side of the Schuylkill River, University City District ups the cool factor to combat the summer heat with the return of the 40th Street Summer Series, free outdoor concerts on […]

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June 18, 2014

Our Guide To Make Music Philly, The Free Citywide Music Festival Celebrating World Music Day, Saturday, June 21

Welcome the bona fide start of summer — the summer solstice, June 21 — with a day of beautiful music as Philadelphia joins in World Music Day with a free daylong, “do it yourself” festival, Make Music Philly. From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 21, Make Music Philly puts amateur and professional […]

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