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This Week in Philly

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Say goodbye to September and hello to October this week! Start off by going to a concert or cheering on the Flyers as they go up against the Rangers. Then, Oktoberfest fun continues at XFinity Live! Tag your events out and about in Philadelphia with #ThisWeekinPhilly.

Monday, September 25

  • Jake Miller is coming in concert to Philly! The Foundry hosts the artist along with his opening guests. Get your tickets before the show sells out. Doors open at 7 p.m.
  • Tiny Tot Explorers is hosting Color Laboratory. Bring your children, ages 3-5 years old, to this fun and interactive event held at The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.

Tuesday, September 26

  • Hockey season is approaching us! Cheer on the Flyers as they go up against the New York Rangers at the Wells Fargo Center at 7 p.m.
  • Celebrate the City of Brotherly Love at the International House of Philadelphia. From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., enjoy a new art exhibit in collaboration with the Da Vinci Art Alliance along with a film screening with the Global Philadelphia Association*, for free!

Wednesday, September 27

Thursday, September 28

  • Philly welcomes back Feastival 2017, filled with food, arts, and entertainment, to close the FringeArts Festival. Grab a ticket for one of the city’s hottest events, presented by Audi.
  • It’s Day One of the Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival 2017. Enjoy drinks while watching 40 films over the course of 4 days.
  • The DivaDance experience is coming to Philly soon! Learn more at their free pop-up dance class as you break it down to Beyonce’s “Partition,” starting at 7 p.m.
  • The Philadelphia Business Journal is recognizing 76 companies that have had the fastest growing revenue over the past 3 years. Join them at the 2017 Soaring 76 Awards and honor these businesses. Tickets include an open bar and food stands, starting at 5 p.m.

Friday, September 29

Saturday, September 30

  • Celebrate healthy living at the Wanderlust Triathlon, making a stop in Philadelphia. The event starts with a 5k run, then goes into outdoor yoga, and finishes with mindful meditation. Enjoy organic bites and organized activities throughout the day.
  • Oktoberfest Live! is coming back to Xfinity Live! Gather your friends and get tickets to this event for live music and unlimited samplings of more than 250 delicious beers.
  • The Omotesenke Tea School is presenting the Japanese Tea Ceremony. Undergo a traditional tea ceremony demonstration while learning about the culture. The hour long event begins at 2:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 1

  • It’s the last day to relax on colorful hammocks with a bite to eat from the many food trucks at Spruce Street Harbor Park! Get in your outdoor fun with a date night or friends before the park closes for the season.
  • Help the Barnes Foundation celebrate their 5th anniversary on the Parkway! Enjoy cross-cultural music and dance at this Free First Sunday event!
  • It’s the last day of the Walker Stalker Con in Philly. Meet the cast from the hit TV show, The Walking Dead and more at this one-of-a-kind experience.
  • The Phila Flea Market is coming to the Northeast. Stop and shop at the Roosevelt Mall Outdoor Flea Market from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 


* Global Philadelphia Association is a client of Philly PR Girl.