Black Founders: The Forten Family of Philadelphia, the Museum introduces visitors to Forten and his descendants as they navigated the American Revolution and cross-racial relationships in Philadelphia to become leaders in the abolition movement in the lead-up to the Civil War and the women's suffrage movement. Using objects, documents, and immersive environments, Black Founders: The Forten Family of Philadelphia explores […]
Each month, Spotlight Tours focus on a different artist or theme, allowing for a deeper dive into specific areas of the collection. Vincent van Gogh arrived in Paris at a time when many young artists were eager to move beyond impressionism. In this tour, we’ll look at works in the collection by Van Gogh and […]
The Philadelphia Fringe Festival operates under an Open Access BYO Venue model. This means that anyone with a show, a place to perform, and the ability to meet festival deadlines can participate! Festival performances and events include theatre, dance, film screenings, immersive experiences, installation and gallery artwork, workshops and much much more! There is no […]
Are you looking for new, unique "Things to do in Philly"? Look no further. Try Philly's most unique attraction, a walking tour through Old City Philadelphia for comedy, magic, and mystery, inspired by history! Award winning magician, Robert Malissa, leads you on a walking tour to historic and offbeat locations, each of which is the […]
Philadelphia public radio station WXPN announced today that these five artists have been added to the lineup of its 2023 XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru: Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band, Wednesday, Wilder Woods, Bobby Rush and Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz. They join the 19 previously announced artists performing September 22-24 at […]
A celebration of Latino culture in the heart of the city’s streets. Traditional Latino music, poetry, and dance make this vibrant festival a must-see event. Held on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Puerto Rican Parade typically has around 1,500 marchers; more than 5,000 attendees; and 96,000 tune-in to watch live on 6ABC.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society and Visit Philadelphia will partner this September and October to host “Out in the Garden,” a series of LGBTQIA+ community events that celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. The series kicks off September 7 and will welcome The Association of LGBTQ+ Journalists’ National Convention taking place in Philadelphia on September 7-10 and culminates […]
On Tuesday, September 26, network virtually with Philadelphia-area companies and graduate schools that want to learn more about YOU. You can join this virtual career fair on Brazen any time between 3pm and 6pm EST. This is your opportunity to make new professional connections in the region, grow your network, and find your perfect fit—sign […]