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Parks on Tap

Parks on Tap is Philadelphia's first and only traveling beer garden! This season, Parks on Tap will be visiting 23 parks, serving up beer, food, and fun! Not only can you use your SEPTA Key or Pass for a ride to these pop-up beer gardens – you can also use it to save. Get $1 off your first drink at any Parks on Tap location just by flashing your SEPTA Key or Pass! Check out the upcoming beer gardens and how to get there on SEPTA:

4/26 to 4/29 - Azalea Garden

The Azalea Garden is located between Boathouse Row and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The garden boasts various annuals and perennials such as daffodils, irises, crocuses, and tulips, as well as hosting over 150 species of azaleas and rhododendrons. Get here on Routes 38 or 43

5/2 to 5/6 - Lovett Park

Located along Germantown Ave, Lovett Park is a one-acre park adjacent to Mt. Airy's branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia. So many ways to get here on SEPTA. Take the Chestnut Hill West Line to Allen Lane, the Chestnut Hill East Line to Sedgwick, or hop Routes 23 or H.

5/9 to 5/13 - Campbell Square

Campbell Square is a 3-acre park that lies in the heart of the Port Richmond neighborhood of Philadelphia. Get here on Routes 60 or 15.

5/16 to 5/20 - Fernhill Park

Located in Germantown, Fernhill Park is a spacious, open field that's perfect friends, family, and pets. Get here on SEPTA! Take the Warminster Line to Wayne Junction or hop Bus Route XH.

5/23 to 5/28 - FDR Park

FDR Park is located in South Philly near the the South Philadelphia Sports Complex. In addition to sports fields, the approximately 350 acre park provides trails for walking and running and a boathouse.  Get here on SEPTA. Take the Broad Street Line to AT&T Station of hop Routes 4 or 17.

5/30 to 6/3 - Gorgas Park

Gorgas Park, located in Roxborough, is home to 250 trees and award-winning gardens. The Route 9 gets you right there!

6/6 to 6/10 - Matthias Baldwin Park

Matthias Baldwin Park is a historical site for what was once the Baldwin Locomotive Works. Now the site is a lovely park with impressive views of the city skyline. Get here on Routes 33 or 43.

6/13 to 6/17 - Belmont Plateau

The Belmont Plateau in West Fairmount Park provides one of the best views of the Philadelphia skyline. Get here by taking the Route 38 to the intersection of Belmont Avenue & S. Georges Hill Drive.

6/20 to 6/24 - Schuylkill Banks

Schuylkill Banks is a Philadelphia riverfront destination for walkers, runners, bikers and relaxers. Parks on Tap will be held under the Walnut Street Bridge along the trail. Get here on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street, the Market-Frankford Line to 30th Street, or Bus Routes 7, 12, or 9.

6/27 to 7/1 - Columbus Square

Columbus Square is a vibrant community gathering place in the Passyunk Square neighborhood of South Philadelphia. Get here on SEPTA by taking Broad Street Line to Ellsworth-Federal.

7/5 to 7/8 - Shofuso Japanese House and Garden

Shofuso Japanese House and Garden is a traditional-style Japanese house and nationally-ranked garden in Philadelphia’s West Fairmount Park that reflects the history of Japanese culture in Philadelphia. Get here on Routes 38, 40, 43 or 64.

7/11 to 7/15 - Glendinning Rock Garden

Formerly called the "Spring Garden Water Works", Glendinning Rock Garden is a cozy secret park located along the Schuylkill River under the West Girard Overpass. Get here on the Route 32!

7/18 to 7/22 - Burholme Park

With three baseball diamonds, a football field, and three soccer fields, the Northeast's Burholme Park is one of the Northeast's favorite parks for recreation. To get here on SEPTA, take the Fox Chase Line to Ryers Station.

7/25 to 7/29 - Pastorius Park

Pastorius Park is a 16-acre gem nestled in the heart of residential Chestnut Hill. So easy to get her on SEPTA! Take the Chestnut Hill West Line to St Martins or Highland or the Chestnut Hill East Line to Gravers or Wyndmoor.

8/1 to 8/5 - Mount Pleasant

The Mount Pleasant Mansion in East Fairmount Park is located on a hill overlooking the Schuylkill River. Get here on the Route 3.

8/8 to 8/12 - Dickinson Square

Dickinson Square is located in the Pennsport section of South Philadelphia, offering several basketball courts, swing sets, jungle gym. Get here on Routes 29 or 57.

8/15 to 8/19 - Lemon Hill

Lemon Hill is a historic mansion with views of the Center City skyline and the Schuylkill River. Get here on Routes 7 or 48.

8/22 to 8/26 - Penn Treaty Park

Fishtown's Penn Treaty Park is situated along the Delaware River, offering a panoramic view of the Ben Franklin Bridge. To get here on SEPTA, hop the Route 43 Bus or Route 15 Trolley.

8/29 to 9/3 - Clark Park

West Philly's favorite park, Clark Park, covers nine acres of land, offering various trails, a basketball court, a playground, and more. Get here on SEPTA. Routes 13, 31 & 34 drop you right there!

9/5 to 9/9 - Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill Park is a 35-acre park along the Delaware River in the Torresdale section of Northeast Philadelphia and once served as a fish hatchery. Get here on the Route 84

9/12 to 9/16 - Fairmount Water Works

Along the Schuylkill River, Fairmount Water Works operated until 1902 and now houses a restaurant and education center. Get here on the Route 38.

9/19 to 9/23 - Pretzel Park

In the heart of Manayunk lies Pretzel Park, complete with a pretzel statue to honor its name. Take the Manayunk/Norristown Line to Manayunk Station or hop the Route 9 there.

9/26 to 9/30 - Strawberry Mansion Bridge

The Strawberry Mansion Bridge is a steel arch bridge across the Schuylkill River near the Historic Strawberry Mansion. Located at Ford Drive and Strawberry Mansion Drive, the bridge serves as a link between East and West Fairmount Park, used by pedestrians, vehicles, horses, and bicycles. Get here on Routes 7 or 32.

Hours:

  • Wednesday + Thursday: 5p to 10p

  • Friday: 4p to 11p

  • Saturday: 1p to 11p

  • Sunday: 12p to 10p

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