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Events on the Parkway

A calendar of free and/or outdoor events happening along the Parkway.  

Most outdoor events are on hiatus due to colder weather. Be sure to check out Places to Visit for a list of cultural organizations and sites of interest to explore in the meantime.

PECO Free First Sunday

It’s the first Sunday of the month, which means free admission at the Barnes. Enjoy fun art activities, performances, and free access to the collection and Marie Laurencin: Sapphic Paris. Check back soon for more information on performers.

This event is sponsored by the Barnes Foundation.


January 7, 2024

10:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Family Arts Academy

Grownups and children will experiment with non-traditional art making techniques. They will play with color, and create garden paintings inspired by Impressionists.

This event is sponsored by PAFA.


January 28, 2024

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

118-128 N Broad Street

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