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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.



  • Fountain Refresher
    6:15: Enjoy a quick fountain show with And We Danced by the Hooters and TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia) by MFSB
  • 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


  • 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


  • 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


  • 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.