Philadelphia, PA - The Kensington Derby and Arts Festival in Philadelphia - If you've been to the Kensington derby and arts festival, you know that this is one of the country's most vibrant and unique festivals.
The Kensington Derby and Arts Festival
On May 14th, the Kensington Federal Credit Union Kensington Derby and Arts Festival hosted more than 100 local vendors, a three-mile obstacle course, and more than 100 artists and musicians. There was plenty of food and beverages to enjoy as well. The festivities highlight included a one-of-a-kind parade of homemade vehicles, with participants encouraged to dress in a costume and compete for prizes.
This Philadelphia event draws family members, art enthusiasts, foodies, inventors, and creative types. The daylong event is a part art festival and part human-powered vehicle parade and features live music, food trucks, and more.
The goal of the festival is to raise money for neighborhood advancement. The event also highlights the arts and culture of the area, allowing the city to be more creative and inventive. And it's all part of a fun day worth checking out.