Community Calendar

March 20

Witness to Revolution: The Unlikely Travels of Washington’s Tent Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd St. Through Jan. 5, 2025. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. or 215-253-6731. All tickets valid for two consecutive days. Children 5 and under free.

March 23

Girard Estate Neighbors Association Easter in the Park – At Stephen Girard Park, 2101 Shunk St. From 1-3 p.m. Free event. Egg hunts at 2 p.m. Raffles, arts and crafts. Rain date on March 24.

March 23

Holi Party – At noon at FDR Park, celebrate the Hindu holiday to welcome spring. South Asian treats, music and crafts. Meet at the Clubhouse, 1954 Pattison Ave.

March 24

Easter Family Day – Form 2-4 p.m. at the American Swedish Historical Museum in FDR Park, introduce your little ones to Swedish Easter traditions. Children can make Swedish Easter crafts, dress up as Swedish Easter witches, enjoy face painting and take part in an egg hunt. Free for members and children 2 years and under, $10 for non-members per person. Buy tickets in advance or pay at the door.

March 29

Absolute Queen – at 8 p.m. at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia, Absolute Queen, a Queen tribute band. Playing the entire “Bohemian Rhapsody” film soundtrack plus all the hits. Tickets are $20 and available for purchase at, or at Shop Live! in the hotel lobby.

April 16

2024 Culinary Expo – From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lincoln Financial Field. Displays, demonstrations, giveaways and samples from over 80 world-class vendors. Vendors will include premier brands such as Sovena, Bridor, Baker’s Bacon, Monin, True Story, Nielsen Massey, Sparrow Lane Vineyards and Les Vergers Borion. Register at

April 20

TIMELESS: A Tribute to The Legacy of Peter Nero – At 3 p.m. at the Kimmel Center, a concert paying homage to the career and music of Peter Nero. The concert will be conducted by Carl Topilow with guest artist pianist George Burton, a Philadelphia native from Mt. Airy who graduated from CAPA and won a Peter Nero piano competition. They will join forces with The No Name Pops, the former musicians of The Philly Pops, to showcase Nero’s music. Tickets range in price from $51 to $121 and can be purchased at

April 26

Foreigners Journey – at 8 p.m. at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia, a Foreigner and Journey tribute band, featuring American Idol star Constantine Maroulis, will play at The Event Center at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia. Tickets are $20 in advance and available for purchase at, As a special thank you to all Live! Rewards Card members, Live! Philadelphia is offering two complimentary tickets. Tickets can be redeemed at the box office on the day of the show.

April 27

Sandy Sprint Philadelphia 5K Run/Walk – at 7 a.m. at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway). Participants can pre-register at Runners and walkers are encouraged to create an online fundraising page to help spread the word about the Sandy Sprint and to reach their fundraising goals. Registration fees are $40 for adults and $30 for children under 12. People can text sandysprint to 50155 to make a donation to the event.

May 3-5

Fan Expo Philadelphia – returning to the Pennsylvania Convention Center with Mario Lopez, Sean Gunn, Felicia Day, Ben McKenzie, Holly Marie Combs, Adam Savage, Michelle Hurd, Sofia Boutella and Jason Lee. Celebrities, creators, exhibitors, cosplayers, authors, programming and more. Visit for ticket info.

May 11

TEDxDilworthPark – From noon to 3 p.m. at City Winery, 990 Filbert St. The event is open to the public. Tickets at In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized. Speakers are Nicole Bailey-Williams, Maybe Burke, Lauren Cristella, Lyndsey Getty, Adaeze Iloeje-Udeogalanya, Ssanyu Lukoma, Theo Major, Tina Nacrelli, David Sylvester, Michael Twinning, Brian Tucker and Najya Williams.

August 17

Vegandale – At the Navy Yard, a diverse and growing list of food, beverage and lifestyle vendors from around the world, promising attendees an unparalleled opportunity to try the best and newest in vegan products. In particular, the Philadelphia edition is set to showcase both local and vendors from around the world, offering a rare opportunity for attendees to try dishes and products not readily available elsewhere. The festival brings a blend of music, food and art. Tickets can be purchased from