View our calendar for a list of special events taking place in the City of Philadelphia. Click on the entries that interest you for links to corresponding websites. Events are added as they are approved. Dates and times are subject to change.
Planning an event in Philadelphia? You may need a permit or license. Find a collection of event-related applications here. Be sure to visit our FAQ page (top-right of page) for answers to the most common questions pertaining to event permitting.
The Office of Special Events processes more than 1,100 event applications each year and is responsible for ensuring that all necessary permits, insurances and agreements are executed prior to any event taking place on City property.