Past Events

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Keynote Speaker: Ambassador Dani Dayan 
Consul General of Israel in New York

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Philadelphia Orchestra Principal David Bilger presents the first-ever Chamber Music Society concert showcasing the trumpet. Works for trumpet and piano, as well as arrangements for five trumpets, feature members of both the Philadelphia and Boston Symphony orchestras.  

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

The Delaware County Symphony opens the 2018-2019 symphony series with a program titled Oktoberfest featuring, Overture to Die Meistersinger by Richard Wagner, Eine romantische Suite by Max Reger, Rückert Lieder by Gustav Mahler, featuring Randall Scarlata, baritone, and Les Preludes by Franz Liszt.

The concert is under the baton of Joseph Caminiti, Music Director of the Delaware County Symphony.

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 3:00pm

Dolce Suono Trio Classics and Commissions

Mendelssohn - Ravel - Bernstein - Gill

Visit the Dolce Suono Ensemble website,, for the full 2018 - 2019 schedule.

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Usiloquy Dance Designs has been creating traditional and cross-cultural productions of Indian Classical dance Bharatanatyam for 10 years. We extend a joyous invitation to you for an evening of performances, edibles and joy making to celebrate a decade of art making with us!

5:00 to 6:00 p.m. 

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

The Museum Council invites you to come out Saturday, October 13, and explore the history, art and beautiful sites of Historic Germantown during the Historic Germantown Second Saturday. Located in the Northwestern part of Philadelphia, Historic Germantown is a partnership of 16 historic homes and museums. Most are located along a 2-mile stretch of Germantown Ave. Second Saturday runs from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Learn more.

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11:00am - 7:00pm

The 2018 Unity Cup tournament has kept us on the edge of our seats, and we’re ready to finish the tournament with a bang at the championship game! On Saturday, October 13, our final two teams will face off at Talen Energy Stadium.

Festivities kick off at 12 p.m., with the final showdown starting at 5 p.m. Join us for a day of free fun, celebrating soccer and Philadelphia’s diverse immigrant communities:

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 8:00pm - Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

Nearly 50 years ago, two towering public figures, African-American author James Baldwin and white anthropologist Margaret Mead, sat together and recorded an epic and intimate seven-and-a-half-hour conversation about race in America. Now, choreographer Donald Byrd and playwright Anna Deavere Smith re-imagine that conversation in the present in A Rap on Race. This new dance-theatre work combines text with movement and music to communicate the complexities of talking about race, at a time when that conversation is as necessary as ever.

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Tell 'Em I'm Gone - Ashley Phillips

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Join Young Involved Philadelphia (YIP) as we kick off the 8th annual State of Young Philly (SOYP) during our annual Civic Engagement Fair.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 7:30pm - Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 7:30pm

Private Tommo Peaceful is going to die tomorrow. A young WWI soldier, Tommo faces the firing squad at dawn and marks the hours by recalling memories from his short but wonderful life, long before the dreadful horrors of war. By the celebrated author of the Broadway hit War Horse, this moving, funny and heart-breaking one-man play tours the U.S. for the first time, serving as a timely reminder, now 100 years later, of the heroic sacrifices of WWI veterans. Given impressive 5-star reviews by numerous British newspapers, don’t miss this powerful Philadelphia premiere.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 7:30pm - Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 10:00pm
Principal Guest Conductor Stéphane Denève leads two weeks of concerts inspired by both Leopold Stokowski, music director of The Philadelphia Orchestra, and Dr. Albert C. Barnes, founder of the Barnes Foundation.  They were cultural pioneers, bringing the latest in art and music to Philadelphia in the early 1900s and presenting it in bold, new ways. 
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation (PCDC) will host the eighth annual Chinatown night market event on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 7 PM to 11 PM, starting at 10th and Race Street.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm

The Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia (AACCGP) is proud to announce its 12th Annual Award Banquet that will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 5pm-9pm at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am

For entrepreneurs interested in growing their business to the next level: learn about what Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania does for technology-focused startups and companies in the Greater Philadelphia region, and the capital, counsel and connections you can gain through Ben Franklin’s investments.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 7:30pm
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

2018 Fall Program Lectures: 

American Colossus Big Bill Tilden and the Creation of Modern Tennis       

Allen Hornblum - Author

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Every year, a free concert just for college students kicks off The Philadelphia Orchestra's eZseatU program, where thousands of students fill Verizon Hall to experience the famous Philadelphia Sound. A post-concert party in the Kimmel Center lobby with free food and more live music completes this festive night!
All of this free fun is available to you and your college friends. A printed ticket and a valid full-time student ID are required for everyone who attends.