Philadelphia, PA - Philly is known for its great entertainment, as well as numerous festivals and events throughout the year. Such as an all-white dinner hosted in a secret location each year to a completely unique festival showcase in the cities arts and culinary greats. Listed below we have our staff picks of the best must-try bucket list of Philly events and festivals.
Philadelphia’s Must-Attend Event and Festivals
Le Dîner en Blanc - Launched in Paris in 1988 by François Pasquier and a handful of friends, Le Dîner en Blanc has become a worldwide epicurean phenomenon. Le Dîner en Blanc Philly was brought to Philadelphia by co-hosts Natanya DiBona and Kayli Moran. Each year they coordinate the event with a team of volunteers.
FEASTIVAL - A completely delicious and unique evening named one of the best events in the last decade. FEASTIVAL celebrates both our artistic and culinary scenes. Every year, this premier arts festival joined forces with Philadelphia’s world-class restaurants to benefit FringeArts.
Philly Beer Week - The events provide great opportunities to sample beers from local brewing companies like Yards Brewing Company, Victory Brewing Company, and Sly Fox. With more than 100 locations hosting events annually, Philly Beer Week delivers a whole lot of brew-fueled action throughout the entire city.
Made in America Music Festival - An exciting, two-day music event during Labor Day weekend. The event will be produced locally on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The event is hosted by Rapper Jay-Z, debuting on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway back in 2012.
West Philly Porchfest - Porchfest is a unique music festival described by organizers as a do-it-yourself music festival. Featuring free shows spread out over porches all over the West Philadelphia neighborhoods. And anyone can host or play a show.
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