From concerts in the park, to yoga, to farmers’ markets, we’ve got plenty of fun options this weekend! The forecast finally shows cooler temperatures for the weekend, so get out and enjoy it! As always, be sure to check event pages for updates.
Oldies Night at Malcolm X Park
As part of the West Philadelphia Jazz Heritage Series in Malcolm X Park, hosted by Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell and Friends of Malcolm X Park, Friday Nite Oldies will take place on Fridays from 5 p.m.- 10 p.m.
Interested in other outdoor concerts? Check out our list of summer concerts in parks and playgrounds.
Philly Cup Skateboard Series
The seventh annual Philly Cup Skateboard Series is under way– this is third event of the series. Registration is taken on site the day of competition from 11-11:45 a.m., and competitions begin at 12 p.m. Lunch is provided! There are age groups for: 8 and under, 9-12, 13-15, 16-18, 19-39, and 40+.
Banner Art Project at Concilio’s Hispanic Fiesta
Participants can submit their 2018 Parade of Nations banner art projects at the Hispanic Fiesta at Penn’s Landing. Submit your project and enjoy one of Philadelphia’s biggest Latino events that unites and raises awareness of Latino culture and community through celebration.
Yoga on the Banks
Yoga on the Banks hosts outdoor practice for the summer season on both Saturdays and Sundays at 11 a.m. Bring a mat or towel to practice on, sunglasses, sunscreen, and water bottle!
When: Saturday, July 7 and Sunday, July 8, 11 a.m.
Where: Schuylkill Banks (right below the Walnut Street Bridge)
Cost: Free, donations welcome
More info: All updated and class details are on the Yoga on the Banks Facebook page.
Interested in other yoga spots? Check out our list of outdoor yoga classes in parks and playgrounds.
Dickinson Square Farmers’ Market
Parks & Rec hosts this farmers’ market in partnership with Farm to City. The market has a full roster of vendors, so be sure to come out and buy local, delicious food.
When: Sunday, July 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Dickinson Square (1600 E. Moyamensing Ave., 19148)
More info: Check out the Dickinson Square Park Farmers’ Market Facebook page for updates and vendor information.
Interested in finding a farmers’ market near you? Check out our farmers’ markets map.
And as always, Parks on Tap is traveling around the city! All Parks on Tap locations include seating and tables, games, restrooms, and of course, food and drinks. This weekend, Parks on Tap travels to Shofuso Japanese House and Garden.