You are here

Festive Friday: Philly, We Love You

Philly, We Love You
Festive Friday

Date & Price

October 18, 2019, 5:00–9:00 pm


Free with Gardens Admission

Timed Admission Tickets Required

Member Reservations Required if Arriving after 3:00 pm


Sell Out Likely


Lawn and bench seating is available throughout the Main Fountain Garden.

Blanket / Chair Policy for this event: Blankets and chairs are permitted in designated areas after 4:00 pm.


Please note that programs are subject to change. Fountain performances may be cancelled due to severe weather.

Celebrate all things Philadelphia while enjoying an evening out in our Gardens.

Music

  • Live Music in the Beer Garden
    5:00–8:00 pm
  • Live in Pumphouse Plaza
    5:00–7:00 pm: Busker-style entertainment
  • Organ Demos
    5:45 & 6:45 pm: featuring the Mummers theme and everyone’s favorite, Rocky

Fountains

  • Fountain Refresher
    6:15: Enjoy a quick fountain show with songs by Philadelphia artists
  • Fountains Then and Now
    7:15 pm: Learn about our Main Fountain Garden during a narrated fountain performance
  • Illuminated Fountain Show
    8:15 pm: To Philly, With Love

Explore

  • 5:00–7:00 pm: Climb to the Top of the Chimes Tower for a Birds-eye view of the Gardens
  • 5:00–7:00 pm: Stop by the GardenShop for a taste of Éclat Chocolate

Learn

  • Spotlight Talk
    5:30 & 6:30 pm: Learn about the history and heritage of our Conservatory and Main Fountain Garden during this free talk. Meet at the Conservatory Information Desk.
  • Grab a bookmark and go on a self-guided adventure of the Main Fountain Garden with our scavenger hunt

Plan Your Visit

Dine

  • Special concessions: The Rocky & The Adrian: Negroni Sbagliato & Philly Pretzel Braids
  • Make dining reservations for our fine dining restaurant, 1906.
  • Enjoy casual fare in our Café and Beer Garden. Dining reservations are not required.