Grown up you doesn’t have to share your summer vacation with your entire class, but your friends will want to catch up! If you want some cool things to report back to your reunited crew, check out our August picks.
The Oval+ is hosting free activities during Wellness Wednesdays, D.J. Dance Party Thursdays, Food and Flicks Friday and Game Day Saturdays until August 20.
The traveling beer garden, Parks on Tap, has planted itself in Aviator Park (21+) until August 13.
Photo opps await at Blue Cross RiverRink SummerFest! Your selfie backdrops include a Ferris Wheel, the Ben Franklin Bridge and more.
Enjoy free live music while chilling in a hammock at Spruce Street Harbor Park.
Movies in Clark Park happen every Friday until September 1. E.T., Singin’ in the Rain, Hidden Figures and Moana are in the August lineup.
First Free Sunday at The Barnes is happening, well, this Sunday! It’s first come-first serve for this must-see museum.
2nd Street Festival brings more life to an already lively street in Northern Liberties on Sunday, August 6.
The R5 Punk Rock Flea Market brings all the coolest vintage, antique and D.I.Y goods to Spruce Street Harbor Park on Sunday, August 6.
Every local food truck imaginable will be at Night Market: Roxborough on Thursday, August 10.
Watch La La Land at an awesome outdoor venue with the Orchestra playing along with it. It’s happening on Thursday, August 17 at The Mann.
P.S. A shameless plug about an awesome event. Start your new school year off right with the best five hours in Philly at CollegeFest on Saturday, September 9! You get free admission to local museums + much more. Mark your calendar, share with your friends and see you there!