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July 28, 2014

The Annual ACANA African Festival Entertains With Live Music, Dance, Food And More On Penn’s Landing, Sunday, August 3

Why travel overseas for a taste of world culture? Just head to Penn’s Landing for its PECO Multicultural Series, a succession of outdoor festivals that celebrate cultural traditions from across the globe. The PECO Energy Multicultural Festival season runs on weekends all summer long, and this weekend is no different. On Sunday, August 3, the […]

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June 27, 2014

July 4th In Philadelphia: Our Day-By-Day Guide To Independence Day Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia, June 28-July 8

Philadelphia takes its July 4th festivities seriously. After all, Philadelphia was the site of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Celebrations of Independence Day in America’s birthplace start this weekend and last all throughout next week. From outdoor movie screenings to sky-high fireworks shows, holiday partying in Philly is super […]

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June 11, 2014

The Annual Philadelphia Portuguese Heritage Festival Returns To Penn’s Landing This Sunday, June 15, With Portugese Food, Music And More

Love linguica? This festival is for you. The PECO Multicultural Series at Penn’s Landing continues this weekend with the Portuguese Heritage Festival, Saturday, June 15, 1-7 p.m. Falling on Father’s Day, the daylong fest makes a great way to celebrate the family with an afternoon of Portuguese music and activities, all free and outdoors at […]

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May 22, 2014

Jam On The River Returns To Penn’s Landing For A Daylong Music Festival This Memorial Day Weekend, Sunday May 25

After a six-year hiatus, Jam on the River returns to the River Stage at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing for an all-out jam this Sunday, May 25. Long known as the unofficial kickoff to the summer concert season, Jam on the River has hosted such top headliners as The Flaming Lips, Bob Weir, Cypress […]

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May 7, 2014

Our Guide To The Awesome Art Star Craft Bazaar At Penn’s Landing, This Saturday And Sunday, May 10-11

One of Philly’s finest outdoor craft bazaars is back for its 11th year, just in time for Mother’s Day. With more than 150 local and national artists selected to set up shop outdoors for two days at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, May 10-11, the annual Spring Art Star Craft Bazaar definitely won’t disappoint. […]

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August 22, 2013

Last Call: Screenings Under The Stars At Penn’s Landing Presents Two Final Outdoor Movie Screenings, Tonight, August 22 And August 29

Screenings Under the Stars at Penn’s Landing is in its final weeks, and if you haven’t been out to the waterfront location for a free outdoor screening, it’s your last chance. Tonight, the feel-good musical comedy Pitch Perfect takes the spotlight for a free screening at 8:30 p.m. Next Thursday, August 29, the summer series […]

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August 14, 2013

The Annual Caribbean Festival Brings The Flavors, Sights And Sounds Of The Islands To Penn’s Landing, Sunday, August 18

Next Up In PECO’s Multicultural Series At Penn’s Landing Is The 27th Annual Caribbean Festival, If the recent round of scorching temps hasn’t awakened your tropical spirit, the Caribbean Festival at Penn’s Landing surely will do the trick. For the 27th year, this celebration of Caribbean culture comes to town on Sunday, August 18 from […]

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July 29, 2013

The Annual ACANA African Festival Entertains The Masses With Live Performances, Arts And Crafts, Food And More, Saturday, August 3

Over the course of the summer, the PECO Multicultural Series has brought a number of fun festivals to Penn’s Landing, and this weekend is no different. On Saturday, August 3, the sixth annual ACANA African Festival entertains the masses with live musical performances, dance shows, games, authentic food and much more. From 2 to 8 […]

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July 25, 2013

Start Your Weekend At Penn’s Landing’s Smooth Jazz Summer Nights And Friday Night Lights Fireworks Show, Fridays In August Beginning August 2

This August, jump start your weekend at Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing as it plays host to live jazz and fireworks shows every Friday night. First, acclaimed musicians perform smooth jazz tunes for the RiverStage crowd in a series of evening concerts. Each week features a different jazz musician for a 7:30 p.m. concert. The […]

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July 8, 2013

Celebrate Latino Culture At The Annual Hispanic Fiesta Festival Coming To Penn’s Landing, This Weekend, July 13-14

This weekend, attend the annual Hispanic Fiesta, a hugely popular summer festival that is set to bring in tens of thousands of people to Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing. The two-day event is hosted by the Council of Spanish Speaking Organizations of Philadelphia or Concilio, and is part of the summer-long PECO Multicultural Series, which […]

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