Approximately 50 concessions currently operate throughout the parks and recreation system, and they generally fall into two categories: food service and recreation. The food service concessions range from mobile food vending trucks to restaurants such as Water Works Restaurant Lounge. Recreational concessions include facilities such as ice rinks, bike rentals kiosks, and golf courses.
The opportunities listed below represent RFPs available with the Department of Parks and Recreation or with organizations associated with the Department of Parks and Recreation. If no opportunities are listed below please return to this page at a later time.Parking Services
Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation is seeking proposals for the management and operation of parking services in the Philadelphia Parks & Recreation system. A mandatory pre-proposal meeting is scheduled for February 25, 2014, 1:30 p.m. local time at 1515 Arch Street, 18th Floor, Planning Commission Room, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Responses are due April 3, 2014 by 10:30 a.m. local time at the Municipal Services Building, 1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Room 170A, Philadelphia, PA, 19102. Download the Parking RFP and Corresponding Appendices
Suggest a Concession Idea
To suggest a concession idea, please contact Marc Wilken
, Park Concessions Manager. In your correspondence please provide your contact information (name, address, telephone number and email) along with a description of the type of concession/item and the location (park or recreation space) you would like the concession to be.