Photo © Brian Green from Campus Philly





The best way to discover Philly is to live and work here during the summer. How do we know this? Because we all remember our first summer in the city!Below you’ll find our personal favorites. With our long and ever-growing to-do/see list, your Philly summer will be filled with discoveries.

Use this as your go-to guide and check back for updates!

Fringe Arts Free Outdoor Movie Series 

Night Market Philadelphia
Headhouse Farmers Market

The Philly Flea– Outdoor Market
The Franklin Flea at Reading Terminal Market
The Clover Market

Free Yoga on the Waterfront at Race Street Pier
Spruce Street Harbor Park
Blue Cross RiverRink Summer Fest

Bastille Day at Eastern State Penitentiary — July 16th
2016 xponential Music Festival — July 22 – 25th
PoliticalFest — July 22-25th
Democratic National Convention — July 25-28th

Center City District Sips
Philly Beer Week

‘Parks on Tap’ pilot program kicks off in June
American Sardine Bar  — South Philly
Independence Beer Garden — Center City
Haas Biergarten at La Peg — Delaware River Waterfront
Morgan’s Pier — Delaware River Waterfront 
Llama Tooth
— Poplar
Silk City — Northern Liberties
Frankford Hall — Fishtown
Memphis Taproom — Kensington

P.M. @ Penn Museum Summer Nights concert series — Opening Night: June 15
40th Street Summer Series
2016 xponential Music Festival
Concerts at the Mann Center

Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art  
Free Weekday Admission for College Students at the Barnes Foundation