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  • Kidchella 2017

  • Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse’s wildly popular Kidchella Music Festival will continue for a fourth year on Friday, June 16, July 21, and August 18 with support provided by the Philadelphia Cultural Fund, the PA Council on the Arts, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Philadelphia Family, and MetroKids.   This year, the festival will include a Youth Arts Zone on Smith’s front lawn in addition to the main stage concerts in Smith’s 6.5 acre Playground emceed by Kathy O’Connell of WXPN’s Kids Corner and featuring six nationally acclaimed Children’s Music artists.
  • Presented by: Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse
  • Starts: 06-16-2017
  • Ends: 08-18-2017
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  • More Info: Here
Title Organization Start Date End Date Location
Mommy & Me Yoga at Linvilla Orchards Linvilla Orchards 04-13-2017 08-31-2017 Linvilla Orchards
Night Market The Food Trust 05-11-2017 10-05-2017 Philadelphia
Assemblage: A Regional Collective of Women Artists Delaware Art Museum 05-13-2017 09-03-2017 Delaware Art Museum
Wine & Cheese Tour Wharton Esherick Museum 05-20-2017 09-23-2017 Wharton Esherick Museum
Deck at Independence Seaport Museum Independence Seaport Museum 05-26-2017 09-03-2017 Independence Seaport Museum
Bird/Nature Walk: Saturday Morning Bird Walks at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove 05-27-2017 11-17-2018 John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
Summer of Spectacle Longwood Gardens 05-27-2017 09-30-2017 Longwood Gardens
PHS Pop Up Garden at uCity Square Pennsylvania Horticultural Society 05-31-2017 10-15-2017 PHS Pop Up Garden at uCity Square
Behind The Scenes Tours Independence Seaport Museum 06-03-2017 09-02-2017 Independence Seaport Museum
Lancaster EastSide Market Opening Day Eastern Market 06-04-2017 10-29-2017 Musser Park
Stand Up Paddle Philly Delaware River Waterfront Corporation 06-05-2017 09-22-2017 Spruce Street Harbor Park
Rose Tree Summer Festival Delaware County Parks and Recreation 06-14-2017 08-13-2017 Rose Tree Park
Garden Sips Philadelphia's Magic Gardens 06-14-2017 09-13-2017 Philadelphia's Magic Gardens
Kidchella 2017 Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse 06-16-2017 08-18-2017 Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse
Watson Adventures’ Munch Around the Market Scavenger Hunt Watson Adventures 06-17-2017 09-09-2017 Reading Terminal Market
Watson Adventures’ Murder at the Art Museum Scavenger Hunt Watson Adventures 06-24-2017 08-19-2017 Philadelphia Museum of Art - West Entrance
Art Splash: Splash Studio Philadelphia Museum of Art 06-27-2017 09-03-2017 Philadelphia Museum of Art - West Entrance
Franklin Square Summer Movie Series Historic Philadelphia Inc. Center 07-03-2017 08-19-2017 Franklin Square
Mamma Mia! Walnut Street Theatre 07-05-2017 07-15-2018 Walnut Street Theatre
Summer Wine & Music Series Crossing Vineyards and Winery 07-07-2017 09-08-2017 Crossing Vineyards and Winery
OVAL+ Philadelphia Parks & Recreation 07-20-2017 08-20-2017 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Pictures In the Park Center City District 07-21-2017 08-25-2017 Dilworth Park
Watson Adventures’ Murder at the Franklin Institute Scavenger Hunt Watson Adventures 07-22-2017 10-07-2017 The Franklin Institute
Wicked Academy of Music 07-26-2017 08-27-2017 Academy of Music
Hero School Theatre Horizon 08-04-2017 08-27-2017 Theatre Horizon

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