Past Events

Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 9:30am - Monday, May 28, 2018 - 5:00pm

The National Constitution Center will honor America’s fallen military heroes over Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday, May 26, through Monday, May 28. Visitors can participate in a variety of family-friendly programs and activities including flag etiquette and flag folding workshops, Thank-A-Vet postcards, arts and craft activities, and interactive shows.

 

Free with general admission

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 5:30pm - 9:30pm

The Captain's Ball Independence Seaport Museum will kick off Sail Philadelphia 2018 with The Captain's Ball on Thursday, May 24.

The evening will feature dinner, dancing, and fireworks as we welcome a fleet of majestic Tall Ships to the Delaware River waterfront.

  • 5:30 p.m. Cocktails
  • 7:00 p.m. Dinner
  • 8:30 p.m. VIP Tall Ship Tours
  • 9:30 p.m. Fireworks

Attire: Summer chic / Stiletto heels are not permitted aboard the ships

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:00am - Monday, May 28, 2018 - 7:00pm

Eleven tall ships sail to the Delaware River Waterfront. Experience Sail Philadelphia on land, on deck, or on the water.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 9:30am - 1:00pm

The Third Annual World Heritage Day: A Community Event

Philadelphia World Heritage Day was instituted by Mayor Kenney in 2016. It is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of each May.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 8:30am - 4:00pm

Does the quality of your documentation match the quality of your product?

This program will help you understand how to correctly complete international shipping documents. Learn what documents you should be filling out and how to do so accurately to keep your customers, distributors and company ahead of schedule and save time. Details.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Global Tastes is a celebration of Philadelphia’s diverse communities through food! Started in 2007, Global Tastes is Nationalities Service Center’s most important fundraiser of the year and is the only fundraising event and food competition in Philadelphia featuring global cuisine. Every year, this gala event raises vital funds that allow immigrants and refugees in the Philadelphia area to continue to benefit from the NSC’s high quality legal, social, education, health and language access services.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The ultimate Hamilton museum experience! Begin your journey in the new feature exhibit Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation. Next, meet Hamilton in Signers’ Hall to learn about his role in the Constitutional Convention. Finally, explore The Story of We the Peopleto learn about Hamilton’s influence on our early party system and the separation of powers.

 

Free for Members, pre-registration is required.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 11:51am - Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 11:51am
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 9:00am - 11:00am

Join your friends and coworkers for a dynamic discussion led by Philly's top Asian American Women Executives. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast and learn from the experts on how to energize your employees, reinvigorate your brand and inspire others to follow your lead. A networking session will follow the event.

Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

“BEETHOVEN TO BRAHMS… & E.T.A. HOFFMANN”
A Special Concert with Accompanying Presentation
About the Birth of Musical Romanticism
With Piano, Violin and Cello

featuring:
E.T.A. HOFFMANN: Grand Piano Trio in E major
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata in E major, op.109
BRAHMS: Piano Trio #1 in B major
SCHUMANN: Adagio and Allegro for cello and piano
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Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 2:30pm - Monday, May 21, 2018 - 9:30pm
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm

2018 Theme: All About Animals!

Celebrate Art and Art-Making! Through Family Arts Academy, School and Community Partnership Program, and collaboration with community partners, we welcome families to celebrate a year of art making with PAFA. Enjoy music, free food, performances and art-making stations with animal drawing. Also, check out the annual juried Family Arts Academy exhibition. 

3:00- 4:00 p.m. Special Performance: The Giovana Robinson Latin Jazz Quintet

Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Over 150 home & garden vendors along historic Germantown Avenue

Landscape, lawn & tree care, garden sculpture & garden displays, heirloom vegetable plants, bee keeping, flowering baskets, terrariums and more

Home design, hand-made furniture, quilts, jewelry, clothing, arts & collectibles

Subaru car display, presented by Glanzmann Subaru

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Boutique shopping at Chestnut Hill’s fine shops

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

“BEETHOVEN TO BRAHMS… & E.T.A. HOFFMANN”
A Special Concert with Accompanying Presentation
About the Birth of Musical Romanticism
With Piano, Violin and Cello

featuring:
E.T.A. HOFFMANN: Grand Piano Trio in E major
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata in E major, op.109
BRAHMS: Piano Trio #1 in B major
SCHUMANN: Adagio and Allegro for cello and piano
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Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Frankfurt – the financial centre, the European city, the traffic hub, the smallest metropolis in the world. When you think of the city on the Main, you think of the airport, the Paulskirche and Goethe, the Stock Exchange, the Book Fair and the skyline. No doubt about it: Frankfurt brings opposites together in the most fruitful way.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Delaware County Symphony in collaboration with the Media-Upper Providence Free Library invite all families to a free Instrument Petting Zoo for children.

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania celebrates the 2018 Founder’s Award gala, “Swing Back to the 1940’s,” on Thursday, May 17.

Join us as we honor historian and New York Times best-selling author Jill Lepore with the Founder’s Award and Siobhan Reardon, President and Director of the Free Library of Philadelphia, with the Heritage Award.