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Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

Held every May along the cobblestoned Trenton Avenue, the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival celebrates East Kensington’s local artists, musicians and restaurants. The day features more than 200 local arts and food vendors and the ever-popular Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby during which teams race their homemade, human-powered vehicles...

Credit: Photo by C. Smyth for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Arts & Culture, Events, Neighborhoods & Towns

Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

Held every May along the cobblestoned Trenton Avenue, the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival celebrates East Kensington’s local artists, musicians and restaurants. The day features more than 200 local arts and food vendors and the ever-popular Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby during which teams race their homemade, human-powered vehicles...

Credit: Photo by C. Smyth for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Arts & Culture, Events, Neighborhoods & Towns

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

Thousands of revelers take part in alfresco family fun, from Headhouse Square and along South Street. The annual event includes a giant Maypole, a few dozen concerts, eating contests, a Kids’ Zone and nearly 200 vendors. It also includes Maifest, Brauhaus Schmitz’s German beer and dancing extravaganza....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns, Spring

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

Thousands of revelers take part in alfresco family fun, from Headhouse Square and along South Street. The annual event includes a giant Maypole, a few dozen concerts, eating contests, a Kids’ Zone and nearly 200 vendors. It also includes Maifest, Brauhaus Schmitz’s German beer and dancing extravaganza....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns, Spring

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

Thousands of revelers take part in alfresco family fun, from Headhouse Square and along South Street. The annual event includes a giant Maypole, a few dozen concerts, eating contests, a Kids’ Zone and nearly 200 vendors. It also includes Maifest, Brauhaus Schmitz’s German beer and dancing extravaganza....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns, Spring

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

Thousands of revelers take part in alfresco family fun, from Headhouse Square and along South Street. The annual event includes a giant Maypole, a few dozen concerts, eating contests, a Kids’ Zone and nearly 200 vendors. It also includes Maifest, Brauhaus Schmitz’s German beer and dancing extravaganza....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns, Spring

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

Thousands of revelers take part in alfresco family fun, from Headhouse Square and along South Street. The annual event includes a giant Maypole, a few dozen concerts, eating contests, a Kids’ Zone and nearly 200 vendors. It also includes Maifest, Brauhaus Schmitz’s German beer and dancing extravaganza....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns, Spring

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival

Thousands of revelers take part in alfresco family fun, from Headhouse Square and along South Street. The annual event includes a giant Maypole, a few dozen concerts, eating contests, a Kids’ Zone and nearly 200 vendors. It also includes Maifest, Brauhaus Schmitz’s German beer and dancing extravaganza....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns, Spring

South 9th Street Italian Market Festival

South 9th Street Italian Market Festival

This annual festival features live entertainment, games (including a greased pole-climbing contest) and food, plus the Italian Market’s dazzling array of homemade sausages, delicious cannoli, imported meats and cheeses, luscious cappuccino, butcher-cut beef and poultry, specialty cookware and fresh pastas....

Credit: Photo by L. Berckey for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Neighborhoods & Towns

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