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Saturday Aug 23

Sounds of Inspiration Great Plaza at Penn's Landing

Featured Performances: Smokie Norful, Kierra Sheard, VaShawn Mitchell, Micah Stampley, Brian Courtney Wilson, Anita Wilson, and more


Celebrate the beauty and joy of inspirational music at the Delaware River Waterfront’s annual day-long gospel showcase. Contemporary gospel, traditional hymns, and songs of praise will fill the waterfront as thousands of people rejoice in what is one of Penn’s Landing’s most popular concerts. Sounds of Inspiration is FREE, family friendly, and open to the public. The concerts occur at the RiverStage at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, located at 101 S. Columbus Blvd. at Chestnut Street. Penn’s Landing has convenient adjacent parking lots, and can be easily accessed by public transit.

FULL LINEUP INCLUDES:

Smokie Norful
Kierra Sheard
VaShawn Mitchell
Micah Stampley
Anita Wilson
Ricky Dillard
Brian Courtney Wilson
Karen Clark Sheard
Dewayne Woods
Beverly Crawford
Bryan Andrew Wilson
Kevin Levar
Anton Milton
Angie White
 
SPONSORS:
Praise 103.9 and CBS3 and the CW Philly
 
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Transportation

Directions

FROM THE NORTH
Take I-95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/ Washington Avenue). Exit to left, stay in left lane, and make a left at the end of the ramp onto Columbus Boulevard. The Residences at Dockside will be on your right. Remain straight for approximately ½ mile. Enter Great Plaza on right at Walnut Street or Market Street (Penn’s Landing). 

FROM THE SOUTH
Take I-95 North to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/Washington Avenue/Penn’s Landing). Exit to left, stay in left lane, and make a left at the end of the ramp onto Columbus Boulevard. The Residences at Dockside will be on your right. Remain straight for approximately ½ mile. Enter Great Plaza on right at Walnut Street or Market Street (Penn’s Landing). 

FROM THE EAST
From Ben Franklin Bridge Stay in the right lane. At the end of the bridge, make a quick right on the 5th Street Exit. Follow 5th Street to Spring Garden Street, and make a right. Follow Spring Garden Street 5 blocks to Columbus Boulevard. Continue another ¼ mile and the Great Plaza will be on your left. Enter on left at Market Street (Penn’s Landing) or Walnut Street.

FROM THE WEST
Take 76 East to the Central Philadelphia Exit (676 East/Vine Street Expressway Exit). Follow  676 East to 95 South (Chester/ Philadelphia Int’l Airport). Follow 95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard/Washington Avenue). Follow directions from the north.

BY BUS
Septa Bus Routes 21 & 42 stop at The Great Plaza. Routes 17, 33, & 48 stop at Front and Market Streets. From there head East over the Market Street Bridge. The Great Plaza will be on the right.

BY RAIL
Take the Market-Frankford Elevated Line (the Blue line) to the Second Street Stop. From there, head East over the Market Street Bridge. The Great Plaza will be straight ahead.

BY PHLASH

The Philly Phlash is the quick, inexpensive, easy connection to key destinations throughout Center City, Philadelphia. Hop on and off at 20 stops for easy and convenient access to the city's most popular sites, including Penn’s Landing, the Philadelphia Zoo, Please Touch Museum, Eastern State Penitentiary and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.  Click here for the full list of stops or visit www.phillyphlash.com for tickets and more info.


Parking

Columbus Blvd and Market St.

$12 Monday - Thursday
$15 Friday - Sunday


Open 24 hrs 
Contact: 215-928-8807 or 267-228-1974

Columbus Blvd and Walnut St.


$12 Monday - Thursday
$15 Friday - Sunday

Open 24 hrs 
Contact: 215-928-8807 or 267-228-1974