Published on August 2 2013
Smooth Jazz Summer Nights followed by Friday Night Lights
Featuring: Alex Bugnon
Friday, August 2, Concert at 7:30PM, Fireworks at 9:15PM
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing

Smooth Jazz fills the waterfront every Friday night in August starting with keyboardist Alex Bugnon, an energetic force on the contemporary jazz scene, producing over nine albums and building up a huge fan base as a touring musician. Stay after the show for a beautiful landside fireworks display. 
Sponsors: JJZ, WDAS, CBS3 and the CW

PECO Multicultural Series Presents the ACANA African Festival
Saturday, August 3, 2-8PM
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing

The 6th Annual ACANA African Musical, Dance and Cultural Festival, presented by PECO, will involve nonstop music, food, games and activities for the whole family. This year, award winning African musical and dance artists will take center stage throughout the day.
Sponsored by PECO

  • ACANA African Festival

First Friday Park After Dark
Friday, August 2, 5:30-9PM

This month’s First Friday on the Race Street Pier, organized in collaboration with FringeArts, will feature a performance by the West Philadelphia Orchestra followed by a "Small Stake" event. This event allows the audience to participate in a micro granting program by voting on which dance performance is worthy of the night’s prize. The FringeArts Proposition Tent will also be on site starting at 5:30PM

  • First Friday Park After Dark


Paddle Penn's Landing
Saturdays and Sundays through Sept 8,12-8PM
The Marina at Penn's Landing
Kayak Rental (30 minutes) - $8 per person, 12 years and older
Swan Boat Rental (30 minute) - $5 per person, children under 3 are free

Free Yoga on the Race Street Pier
Sundays through August, 9:30AM
Race Street Pier