Friday Sep 20

Rain Date: September 27 - 29

The first day of Autumn is September 23 but we’re getting into the spirit of the season early with our annual Fall Fest.

Prepare for a weekend jam-packed with live music and free activities curated by Tiny Farm Wagon. Plus, amazing food from Franklin Fountain, Chickie's and Pete's, Garces, and Hip City Veg. Don’t forget to cheers with a fantastic lineup of fall brews, too! Persue our fall beer lineup below. #MyPhillyWaterfront
 

Fall Fest Beer Lineup

Mainstay United Fruit (hazy) IPA

Yards Lazy Hammock IPA

Evil Genius Trick or Treat

Tonewood Fuego IPA

Flying Fish Oktoberfish

Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest

Great Lakes Oktoberfest

Bells Oktoberfest

Schlafly Pumpkin Ale

Southern Tier Pumking Imperial Ale

Dogfish Punkin Ale

Saucony Creek Maple Mistress

Downeast Pumpkin Blend Cider

Spaten

Hacker-Pschorr

Hofbrau

Paulaner
 

Specialty MENU Items


Hip City Veg
Pumpkin milkshakes and sweet potato fries
 
Franklin Fountain
Pumpkin ice cream at The S.S. Franklin Fountain and pumpkin custard at the Franklin Sugar Shack

Frozen Delights

Pumpkin funnel cake with pumpkin spiced flavored sugar and whip cream
Red velvet fried Oreos with cream cheese topping
Caramel apple funnel cake
Pumpkin pretzels
Pumpkin filled churros
 

Friday, September 20, 2019
7pm - 11 pm

Kick-off Fall Fest by dancing under the lights at sALSA AT sPRUCE AT Spruce Street Harbor Park Sustained by Univest.

 
Enjoy an evening of free dance lessons (bachata and salsa), social dancing, and performances at Salsa at Spruce in partnership with Dance Republic. Come early to grab a bite,  lounge in a hammock and take in the stunning views before the festivities begin.
 

Saturday, September 21, 2019
2 pm - 10 pm

We’re bringing you a full day of curated sounds from DJ Aura, a special performance by Lady Moon and the Eclipse, free activities, and Instagrammable moments with a photo booth by Sista Pics that will surely get you into the Fall spirit.


1 pm: Art Star Popup Market
Shop at more than 20 curated art and craft vendors. Each vendor will be set up al fresco style under a tree-lined walkway, perfect for strolling while sipping a frozen drink. 

3 pm: Tiny Farm Wagon Pop Up Gallery
Enjoy this mobile art gallery and photo booth.

4 pm: Lady Moon and the Eclipse
Groove to soaring vocals and R&B/afrobeat-influenced rhythms by Lady Moon & The Eclipse, a New York-based multicultural ensemble.

5 pm: Make-and-Take Activities
Make something special to take with you with a free lineup of activities, including jewelry making and a screen printing demo by Philadelphia Printworks. Get a free, hand-printed tote bag while supplies last.

6 pm: Stilt Walking by Naya El

7 pm: VictoriouX 
Dance to hip hop and soul music by Philadelphia-based R&B performer VictoriouX. 

8 pm: TreZure Empire 
Revel in the thunderous vocals and uplifting songs about loving oneself by TreZure Empire.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
1 pm - 7 pm
We have another amazing day planned for Autumn lovers, complete with workshops, a children’s book readings, face painting with Golden Brownie Art plus fun activities with the African American Museum in Philadelphia and Art Sanctuary Philadelphia


11:30 am: Sunday's with Popup Play
Have the ultimate Sunday Funday with PopUp Play at Spruce Street Harbor Park Sustained by Univest. Enjoy a variety of free, themed, kid-friendly activities the whole family will love. From building catapults and forts to special sea creatures, this interactive program celebrates the magic of play through art, music, and science. 

1 pm: Art Star Popup Market
Shop at more than 20 curated art and craft vendors. Each vendor will be set up al fresco style under a tree-lined walkway, perfect for strolling while sipping a frozen drink. 

1 pm: Children’s Book Reading and Mighty Writers Children’s Workshop
Gather round for special readings of Cleverly Listen Bee read aloud by E.B. Walker and Little Myrtle read aloud by Misty Sol, the Director of Tiny Farm Wagon. Plus, let creativity flow from your fingers with a fun writing activity with the Mighty Writers.

2 pm: Tiny Farm Wagon Art Fair
Enjoy this mobile art classroom/greenhouse/gallery inspired by inventor George Washington Carver. 

2 pm: Stilt Walking Performance by Naya El

5 pm: Live Music

Free and open to the public.
Dogs on leashes are welcome.
Spruce Street Harbor Park Sustained by Univest is a smoke and vapor-free zone.

 

 

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