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Music, Art, Celebrations Highlight Philadelphia's 'LOVE Your Park Week'

This week, Philadelphia’s neighborhood parks will be celebrated during the third-annual LOVE Your Park Week, a seven-day event taking place throughout the City of Brotherly Love. 321 more words


Greener in University City Philadelphia

Shoemaker Green, An $8.5 million makeover on 33rd Street between Spruce and Walnut was donated by the University of Pennsylvania. On the afternoon of September 20th, 2012, Penn students, faculty and staff attended a picnic themed event on the 2.75- acre space.   40 more words

Hot Dog Heaven (The fellowship of the Dog.)

I tapped the inside of my cleats with the end of my Louisville Slugger Maple-Mace.  With a deep breath I stepped over the white-chalk-battle-lines of the batter’s box.  1,425 more words

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department - Four New Parks in Two Months

The Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department will have four new parks in just under two months.

Sister Cities Park — represents a major overhaul of an extant park in Center City Philadelphia District… 37 more words

Brand New Event Space Coming to Franklin Square

In just five years, Franklin Square has become one of most popular attractions in Philadelphia. With Square burger(Stephen Starr‘s burger stand), the carousel, the Philly themed mini-golf course and all the other fun activities at Franklin Square, it’s easy to see why. 52 more words

Transforming Sister Cities Park

Story found on www.uwishunu.com

Located South of Logan Circle, Sister Cities Park will become another part of Mayor Nutter’s Green 2015 initiative, transforming the underused space into publicly accessible green space. 68 more words

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Race Street Pier Opens May 12

Another brand new park coming to Philadelphia! The Race Street Pier, once an unused acre pier near the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, will become an all new public park, complete with 37 grown trees, a promenade and unbelievable views of the Delaware river. 48 more words

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