The calendar on this page displays upcoming special events that have permits from the City.
Sep29EventPeople's Republic of China Flag Raising11:00 am to 12:00 pmPhiladelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USAEvent
People's Republic of China Flag RaisingSeptember 29, 202311:00 am to 12:00 pm, 1 hourPhiladelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USAmapCeremonial flag raising for People's Republic of China.
Sep30EventLoMo Fall Flea Market9:00 am to 3:00 pmSouth Philadelphia High School, 2101 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148, USAEvent
LoMo Fall Flea MarketSeptember 30, 20239:00 am to 3:00 pm, 6 hoursSouth Philadelphia High School, 2101 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148, USAmapVendor spaces will be set up along the highly trafficked area on Broad Street between Snyder Avenue & Jackson Street. Past flea markets have featured over 60 vendors and 1500+ shoppers! Event proceeds benefit the LoMo Civic Association and the neighbors we serve.
Sep30EventCivic Saturday12:00 pm to 3:00 pmPhiladelphia City Hall Courtyard, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USAEvent
Civic SaturdaySeptember 30, 202312:00 pm to 3:00 pm, 3 hoursPhiladelphia City Hall Courtyard, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USAmap
Civic Saturday brings together non-profit community organizations, civic engagement organizations, speakers, performers, in a festival atmosphere that includes voter registration and voting machine demonstrations to elevate the significance of voter participation as a pillar of American democracy. This year's Civic Saturday will put special emphasis on the youth vote.
Sep30EventMidtown Village Fall Festival12:00 pm to 8:00 pm1300 Chestnut Street, 1300 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USAEvent
Midtown Village Fall FestivalSeptember 30, 202312:00 pm to 8:00 pm, 8 hours1300 Chestnut Street, 1300 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USAmapSince 2004, the annual Midtown Village Fall Festival attracts thousands of visitors in one day to experience a variety of activities including multiple stages of live entertainment, food and beverage sampling, merchant and vendor displays, crafters, children’s activities and more!
Sep30EventMid-Autumn Festival12:00 pm to 8:00 pmNorth 10th Street & Arch Street, N 10th St & Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Oct1EventOut of the Darkness Greater Philadelphia Walk6:30 am to 11:00 amPhiladelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAEvent
Out of the Darkness Greater Philadelphia WalkOctober 1, 20236:30 am to 11:00 am, 5 hoursPhiladelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAmapThe Out of the Darkness Community Walk is a journey of remembrance, hope, and support. It unites our communities and provides an opportunity to acknowledge the ways in which suicide and mental health conditions have affected our lives and the lives of those we love and care about.
Oct1EventPulaski Day Parade12:00 pm to 3:00 pm2200 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAEvent
Pulaski Day ParadeOctober 1, 202312:00 pm to 3:00 pm, 3 hours2200 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAmapThe 90th Annual Pulaski Day Parade steps off at noon from the Parkway in center city Philadelphia and will be televised on WPVI TV-6 ABC. The parade marches down the Parkway to 16th Street, turns and marches up the Parkway to the reviewing stand at Logan Circle at 19th Street. The parade will celebrate the history, culture and pride cherished by the Polish American community. During the 2023 Pulaski Day Parade, we will also mark the 415th Anniversary of the First Polish Settlers in America.
Oct5EventJ.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge6:00 pm to 9:00 pmPhiladelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAEvent
J.P. Morgan Corporate ChallengeOctober 5, 20236:00 pm to 9:00 pm, 3 hoursPhiladelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAmapThe J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge is the world’s largest corporate running event. Powered by fitness, friendly competition and fun, Company Teams of all speeds and abilities complete a 3.5-mile race while spending quality time together outside of work.
Join us for the 2nd running of the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Philadelphia on Thursday, October 5, 2023!
Oct14EventPhilly Bike Ride 20237:30 am to 12:30 pmPhiladelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAEvent
Philly Bike Ride 2023October 14, 20237:30 am to 12:30 pm, 5 hoursPhiladelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USAmap
American Bike Ride,in partnership with Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia, announces thereturn of Philly Bike Ride, scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 14,2023 with a start time of 7:30 a.m. Bicyclists will have the uniqueopportunity to cruise through Philly neighborhoods, famous sites, and scenicskyline views in a closed-road, non-competitive bike ride, for the second yearin a row. The event was recently named the city’s Best New Annual Event byPhilly Magazine. Registration is open and can be completed atPhillybikeride.com.
The ride,celebrating life on two wheels, is ideal for riders of all ages to enjoy music,taste local flavors, and capture memorable photos as they pedal past thehistoric sites of Center City, Independence Hall, Penns Landing, Kelly Drive,and also take in local neighborhoods. Participants can choose from a 20-milecourse or a shorter 7.6-mile version, with a finish line by the iconic settingof the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the shadow of the famed Rocky Steps. Theevent concludes with a post-ride festival, free and open to the public, thatfeatures live music, wellness activities, complete with food trucks andfamily-friendly fun to make for a festive Fall Saturday.
For more info, visit the official website.
Nov18Event2023 Philadelphia Marathon WeekendAll DayBenjamin Franklin Parkway, Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA, USA