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PHS Pop Up Garden

Manayunk

The popular Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) Pop Up Garden in Manayunk is open for another season of outdoor food and drinks in Manayunk! Hop Regional Rail to Manayunk Station or Routes 9, 27, 35, or 61!

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Buckethead

Ardmore Music Hall

Make your way to Ardmore Music Hall on 5/20 to see Buckethead. Get there on SEPTA! Hop the Paoli/Thorndale Line to Ardmore or Routes 44, 103 or 106. 

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Let's Go Phillies!

Citizen's Bank Park

The Phillies take on the Rangers on Tuesday, 5/21, Wednesday, 5/22, and Thursday, 5/23. The best way to Citizens Bank Park to cheer on the home team is the Broad Street Line - hop it south to NRG Station (last stop). Load your SEPTA Key before you go! Click here for more information about extra service on the Broad Street Line!

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Frankford Transportation Center Farmers Market

The market was established in 2011 at the Frankford Transportation Center in Northeast Philadelphia; stop by every Tuesday from 2PM - 6PM. Hop the Market-Frankford line to Frankford Transportation Center or  Routes 3, 5, 8, 14, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 50, 58, 66, 73, 84, and 88 to get there!

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Rufus Wainwright

Keswick Theatre

Have tickets to see Rufus Wainwright at the Keswick Theatre on Wednesday, 5/22? Catch the Lansdale/Doylestown Line or Warminster Line to Glenside Station, or Bus Routes 22 or 77 to Easton Rd & Keswick Ave. 

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Megan Thee Stallion

Wells Fargo Center

Have tickets to see Megan Thee Stallion at the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday, 5/22? Just hop the Broad Street Line to NRG Station - last stop!

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The 22nd Annual Bob Dylan B’day Bash

Ardmore Music Hall

Head over to Ardmore Music Hall on 5/22 to catch The 22nd Annual Bob Dylan B’day Bash! Get there on SEPTA! Hop the Paoli/Thorndale Line to Ardmore or Routes 44, 103 or 106. 

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Northern Liberties Night Market

Northern Liberties

Sip, savor, and stroll down N. 2nd St. in Northern Liberties for a night festival (5/22, 7/24 and 9/25 from 5PM-10PM) featuring dozens of food trucks, vendors, and plenty of kids' activities and entertainment. Hop the Market-Frankford line to Spring Garden Station or Bus Route 57. 

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Rothman Orthopaedics Roller Rink

Dilworth Park

Visit Rothman Orthopaedics Roller Rink at Dilworth Park now thru 6/30. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.  

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Dining Under The Stars

Media, PA

Media's "Dining Under the Stars" event is back every Wednesday thru 9/25. State Street is closed to cars from Jackson to Orange for alfresco dining, live music, and outdoor shopping. Take Trolley Route 101, Bus Route 110, or the Media/Wawa Line to Media to get there!

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Free At Noon 🎶

World Cafe Live

WXPN's Free At Noon is held every Friday at World Cafe Live and always features fabulous music. Heading to the show? Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to William H. Gray III 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line to Drexel Station at 30th Street, Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 & 36 to 30th Street, or Bus Routes 21, 42, or 49.

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Spruce Street Harbor Park

Spruce Street Harbor Park

Get ready to kick off summer at Spruce Street Harbor Park on the Delaware River Waterfront from Friday, 5/24 to Monday, 5/27. Enjoy opening weekend with new food vendors, cocktails, and local brews at the Lazy Hammock and the Blue Anchor bars. Hop Bus Routes 512, 1721, 333842, and 44

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Northern Liberties Farmers Market

Northern Liberties

Weekly farmers market at The Piazza in the Northern Liberties Business Improvement District featuring over a dozen vendors every Saturday from 10AM to 2PM. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to Spring Garden Station or take Bus Routes 5, 57 or Trolley Route 15.

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Made in Philadelphia Marketplace

Dilworth Park

Visit the Made in Philadelphia Marketplace at Dilworth Park every Friday and Saturday thru 6/29. Take the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 & 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125, and Regional Rail to Suburban Station.

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Southeast Asian Market

FDR Park

The Southeast Asian Market at FDR Park is back on weekends. Over 70 vendors sell traditional dishes and clothing. Take the Broad Street Line to NRG Station or hop on Route 17.

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Pinocchio

Arden Theatre

Catch Pinocchio now thru 6/9 at the Arden Theatre in Old City. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 17, 33, 48 or 57. Before you go - check out this Perk - it will save you $10!

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Pretzel Park Farmers Market

Pretzel Park

Head to the Pretzel Park Farmers Market every Saturday from 10AM to 2PM! Take the Manayunk/Norristown Line to Manayunk Station or take the Route 9, 61, or 27.

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Collingswood Farmers Market

Collingswood

On Saturdays - stop by the Collingswood Farmers' Market from 8AM to 12PM for fresh produce, baked goods, local meats, cheeses and wines. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 8th & Market to connect to PATCO or the Broad Street Line to Walnut-Locust for the PATCO stop at 15th & Locust. Tunnels connect the systems underground, just follow the signs. Ride PATCO to the Collingswood Station to get there!

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Once on this Island

Arden Theatre

Once on this Island is on stage at the Arden Theatre Company now thru 6/23. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 17, 33, 48 or 57.  Before you go - check out this Perk - it will save you $10!

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Philadelphia Cup Regatta

Penn's Landing

The Philadelphia Cup Regatta is back! Experience diverse sailing with over 100+ saliors racing along the Delaware River featuring dinghies and keelboats. The first race is at 10AM this Saturday, 5/25. Hop Bus Route 25, 42, 44 and head to Penn's Landing.  

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NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Championship

Lincoln Financial Field

The field is set! Men's NCAA Lacrosse Teams fight for the championship from, 5/25-5/27 at Lincoln Financial Field. Get there on SEPTA! Hop the Broad Street Line to NRG Station.

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Hozier & Allison Russell

Freedom Mortgage Pavilion

Catch Hozier & Allison Russell at Freedom Mortgage Pavilion on 5/25. Hop the SEPTA Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 12, 17, 21, 25, 33, 42 or 48 to hop the RiverLink Ferry on Penn's Landing or ride PATCO to City Hall Station which is a 5 minute walk from Freedom Mortgage Pavilion. Connect from SEPTA to PATCO at 8th & Market or 15th & Locust.

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Collingswood May Fair

Collingswood

Collingswood, New Jersey will be bursting with art, music, and activities for all ages on Saturday - 5/25 as Collingswood Partners hosts the 43rd Annual May Fair. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 8th & Market to connect to PATCO or the Broad Street Line to Walnut-Locust for the PATCO stop at 15th & Locust. Tunnels connect the systems underground, just follow the signs. Ride PATCO to the Collingswood Station to get there!

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PHS Pop-Up Garden

South Street

The popular Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) Pop Up Garden on South Street is open for another season of outdoor food and drinks within a tree-shaded space at 15th & South Streets. Get here on SEPTA! Ride the Broad Street Line to Lombard-South or hop Routes 4. 27, 32 or 40.

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Franklin Square Fountain Show

Franklin Square

The popular free choreographed water and light show runs every weekend - now thru the end of October! Catch it every 30 minutes from noon until closing. It's a short walk from 5th Street/Independence Hall Station on the Market-Frankford Line.

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National Constitution Center

National Constitution Center

Visit the National Constitution Center from 5/25 to 5/27 for free admission! It's so easy to get here on SEPTA! Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall or Routes 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, or 57.

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Haddonfield Memorial Day Parade

Haddonfield

Make your way to New Jersey for the Haddonfield Memorial Day Parade happening 5/27! To get there, take SEPTA to PATCO to get over the bridge. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 8th Street or the Broad Street Line to the PATCO stop at 15th & Locust. Tunnels connect the systems underground - just follow the signs. From there ride PATCO EB to Haddonfield.

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Headhouse Farmers Market

South Street District

On Sundays - stop by the Headhouse Farmers Market from 10AM to 2PM for fresh produce, baked goods, local meats, cheeses and wines. Hop Route 12, 40, 47 or 57. 

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Christ Church Farmers Market

Christ Church

Get ready to stock up on fresh - locally grown produce and more because the Christ Church Farmers Market at 20 N. American Street is back! Starting on Wednesday, 5/29 from 3PM - 6PM. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Routes 5, 17, 33, or 57.

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Phlash Returns

Various locations including the Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Philadelphia PHLASH Downtown Loop has resumed service for its 2024 season! The service costs just $2 per person per ride or $5 for an all-day pass. If you have a SEPTA Key - you can always ride free!

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The Art of the Brick

Franklin Institute

The Art of the Brick exhibit is back at The Franklin Institute thru 9/2 featuring over 100 LEGO sculptures - including Van Gogh's "Starry Night" and a 20-foot-long T Rex dinosaur skeleton. Take Bus Routes 7, 33, 38, 48 or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 36 to 19th Street or make the short walk from Suburban Station.

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