travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Free concerts on Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 
00
    
Legend
  • Night Life & Entertainment travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 4227.2mi
Sandro's pictureby Sandro Night Life & Entertainment travel tip
added on the 30th of September, 2010
Taking a short walk from the Old City to Penn’s Landing on Friday night can result in an amazing ending of a day. There are FREE concerts to go to on the riverfront, and if you’re lucky, you might even see a band you like performing on the same day you went there.

I had the opportunity to listen to some gospel concerts on a Friday night. One of my friends invited me, saying that I’ll have great fun and he wasn’t wrong. There was an amazing, energized atmosphere during the concerts and I really had much fun! These Friday nights shouldn’t be missed if you’re in Philly!:)

Address:
199 S. Columbus Boulevard
The Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Price:
Free!

 
First Friday Event in PhiladelphiaThe Independence Hall of Pennsylvania
 
 
 
Night Life & Entertainment
tips

Recent travel tips for Philadelphia

  • The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia
     Though not one of cheapest hotels in Philadelphia, The Rittenhouse Hotel is definitely one of the world’s finest places to stay. Having 98 guest rooms, from which 11 are suits the hotel provides a comfortable getaway to a [...]
    D: 0.2mi00
  • The City Hall of Philadelphia
    Dominating the center of the town, City Hall has been one of the tallest habitable buildings in the world until 1908. Designed by architect John McArthur Jr., the building has several features including an observation deck. The statue of [...]
    D: 8.1mi00
  • The Independence Hall of Pennsylvania
    A historical landmark, the Independence Hall is a building to see. It has been an important location for US citizens, being the place where the Declaration of Independence has been signed and where the Constitution of the United States has [...]
    D: 1.2mi00
  • Free Library Festival in Philadelphia
    Though not just for booklovers, this festival is organized on a weekend in late spring. The most amazing thing about the Library Festival is that it’s absolutely free. For a whole 2 days, the Library hosts this festival for all ages. [...]
    D: 0.7mi00
  • Crown Plaza Philadelphia West
    Located between the suburbs and downtown Philadelphia, this Crown Plaza Hotel is a comfortable and quite affordable lodging with the necessary equipments for a great stay in Philly. The rooms were newly renovated, so they are not only [...]
    D: 4.6mi00

Things about Philadelphia you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Philadelphia History

Many of the Swedish and Dutch settlements that made up the area at the time were included in New Netherland province.  This province was mostly autonomous from the other colonies.  They had their own lands, religion, and political systems.  This lasted until around 1664 when the British defeated New Netherland. In 1682, the area was added to the Pennsylvania charter.  Charles II of England [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Goa, Burkina Faso
About to turn 30? Well, there's no reason to panic. In fact, you should enjoy the new stage of your life. However, there are some things one must...
General: 7 Must Visit Destinations Before You Turn 30

Vancouver, British Columbia
The best park I've ever visited! Strolling on the streets of Stanley Park in Vancouver in the late afternoon was the greatest part of my day. I...
Outdoors Activities: Stanley Park in Vancouver

 

Hangchou, China
Are you looking for a trip that offers you a chance to get off the beaten track in Northern Vietnam. In addition to that, it is still able to...
General: Off the beaten track Travel by Custom Vietnam Travel

Koln, Germany
When you are want to Köln, you can go to a great festival in february. This festival is one of the biggest in europa.
General: The great festival of Köln

 

Maria Laach, Germany
The Abbey is a great and very beautiful example of the Romanesque architecture in Germany. It is really wonderful, the whole place surrounding it...
History & Culture: Maria Laach Abbey

Ravensburg, Germany
If you want to take a look at Ravensburg not only from the streets, climb up the Blaserturm and look all over the central place Marienplatz and the...
Family & Fun: The Blaserturm

 

The Hague, Netherlands
Restaurant The Hague: Welcome Restaurant Alexander You are looking for a restaurant in The Hague, welcome at Restaurant Alexander in the...
Food: Restaurant Alexander in The Hague

Tunis, Tunisia
Tacking taxis isnt so expensive, so use them to get from A to B.
General: Taxi's are cheap

 

Buena Park, California
This is the Halloween event of the well known theme park, Knott's Berry Farm. You should really see it. It offers everything you would expect...
Family & Fun: Great Halloween Program at Knott's Scary Farm

Corpus Christi, Texas
We were so glad we took the time to visit the Heritage Park Cultural Center. We saw some really beautiful homes, standing since the 19th century....
History & Culture: Heritage Park Cultural Center

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*