August 17, 2016 |

PHL Checklist: Class in session? Not yet!


You’re back at school and you have some time before things start to get real. Use this down time to explore Philadelphia! Here are some things to round up your friends for:

Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Come explore the Museum’s beautiful main building and its remarkable collection in exciting and illuminating new ways. Admission is Pay What You Wish. Practice yoga poses in the Sculpture Garden with Dhyana Yoga. Rediscover classic board games while exploring the galleries. Get creative with Make Stuff, a hands-on workshop led by local artists.

Date & Time:
Every Wednesday, 5-8 p.m.
Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway 19130

BOOM Throwback Thursdays at Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest
BOOM 107.9  presents BOOM Throwback Thursdays! EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT you can skate along to the best of old school hip hop! Live DJs every first Thursday of the month with contesting and giveaways.

Date & Time:
Every Thursday until September 1st, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Location: 101 S. Columbus Blvd. 19106

Night Market: Under I-95
Join The Food Trust on  Thursday, September 1 at Front and Snyder for street eats, twinkly lights, chill vibes … and did we mention Chill Moody? The West Philly rapper will join them on the east side to headline what’s shaping up to be their raddest Night Market yet.

Date & Time:
Thursday, September 1, 6-10 p.m.
Location: Front Street & Snyder Avenue

CollegeFest 2016
A welcome back party for all college students thrown by yours truly, Campus Philly! Enjoy live music, games, giveaways, arts & culture and more! Admission is FREE, but RSVP to the Facebook event— we want to know you’re coming! Check in at our Campus Philly booth to get a wristband that gives you FREE access to seven museums and the Philly PHLASH Downtown Bus Loop.

Date & Time: Saturday, September 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Dilworth Park next to City Hall


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