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Kelly Drive

Kelly Drive

The four-mile long Kelly Drive, home to the historic Boathouse Row and annual Dad Vail Regatta, attracts bikers, runners, joggers and walkers to its trail and park, which runs along the Schuylkill River. Visitors without a bike can stop at Wheel Fun Rentals, located at the start of Boathouse Row,...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Kelly Drive

Kelly Drive

The four-mile long Kelly Drive, home to the historic Boathouse Row and annual Dad Vail Regatta, attracts bikers, runners, joggers and walkers to its trail and park, which runs along the Schuylkill River. Visitors without a bike can stop at Wheel Fun Rentals, located at the start of Boathouse Row,...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Big Bling

Big Bling

The 40-foot-tall Big Bling, created by artist Martin Puryear and presented by the Association for Public Art in collaboration with Madison Square Park Conservancy, will sit between Kelly Drive and the Schuylkill River until November 2017. The large sculpture and great photo opp is made up of multiple sections of...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Arts & Culture, Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Public Art

Big Bling

Big Bling

The 40-foot-tall Big Bling, created by artist Martin Puryear and presented by the Association for Public Art in collaboration with Madison Square Park Conservancy, will sit between Kelly Drive and the Schuylkill River until November 2017. The large sculpture and great photo opp is made up of multiple sections of...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Arts & Culture, Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Public Art

Bartram’s Mile

Bartram’s Mile

Locals and visitors can take a long stroll, go for a run or ride a bike along Bartram’s Mile and enjoy the beautiful view of the Philadelphia skyline. A segment of the Schuylkill Banks, the trail and greenway runs along the west bank of the Schuylkill River between Grays Ferry...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Bartram’s Garden

Bartram’s Garden

Open daily year-round, Bartram’s Garden offers an oasis of quiet fields and modest 18th-century farm buildings, where gardening first took root in America. Visitors can stroll through the upper kitchen garden and the fragrant flower gardens or visit the riverside meadow, brimming with grasses and wildflowers....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Bartram’s Garden

Bartram’s Garden

Open daily year-round, Bartram’s Garden offers an oasis of quiet fields and modest 18th-century farm buildings, where gardening first took root in America. Visitors can stroll through the upper kitchen garden and the fragrant flower gardens or visit the riverside meadow, brimming with grasses and wildflowers....

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens

Bartram’s Garden

Bartram’s Garden

Open daily year-round, Bartram’s Garden offers an oasis of quiet fields and modest 18th-century farm buildings, where gardening first took root in America. Visitors can stroll through the upper kitchen garden and the fragrant flower gardens or visit the riverside meadow, brimming with grasses and wildflowers. On Saturdays from May...

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Outdoors, Parks & Gardens, Skylines

Summer Ale Festival, Philadelphia Zoo

Summer Ale Festival, Philadelphia Zoo

At the Philadelphia Zoo Summer Ale Festival, thousands of beer lovers sip craft beers from the Philadelphia area and beyond—all while enjoying live music, food truck fare and the zoo’s vast assemblage of birds, great apes, big cats and other exotic creatures....

Credit: Photo by L. Berckey for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Museums & Attractions, Summer

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