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Race Street Pier
Race Street and N Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106
The beautiful Race Street Pier on the Delaware River Waterfront provides a place to relax and unwind. The park provides soaring views of the Ben Franklin Bridge and the wide expanse of the river. Sit on the terraced promenade and watch runners and trains pass by overhead, listen to Duck Boats splash into the water, and gaze out as the barges float slowly past. The Pier is picnic-friendly, with a spacious lawn and manicured plantings, providing a vegetated park suspended over the river. On some nights, stay and watch musicians, outdoor movies, or one of the many summer fireworks displays.
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Your Waterfront Guide to the Best August Ever

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On Wednesday, June 19, 2013, from 6-9pm, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation will again host the Race Street Pier Promenade. The promenade will celebrate this spectacular park, which is one of the most exciting and new...

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