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Enjoy Live Music at Sister Cities Park During Pairings on the Parkway BYO Thursdays

Every Thursday this summer, come to Sister Cities Park, from 5-8 pm, for the BYO event Pairings on the Parkway, featuring singer-songwriter style live music from 5:30-7:30 pm. Take a seat at one of the tables inside or outside the cafe or bring a blanket and find a favorite spot under a tree or on the grass.

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Sister Cities Park Programming is in Full Swing for Summer

Many great programs are on tap at Sister Cities Park this summer and into the fall. Stop by the park at 18th Street & the Ben Franklin Parkway for one or more of the many programs we have lined up, including Story Art, Children & Nature, Art in the Park, Nature in the Park and Pairings on the Parkway.

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The Science Behind Pixar at The Franklin Institute Now through September 5th

Experience a unique, first-time look into the Pixar process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their unforgettable characters with The Science Behind Pixar.

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Sister Cities Park

Sister Cities Park, at 18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, has something for everyone. Families can explore the Children's Discovery Garden, rent and sail boats in the boat pond, grab a bite to eat at Milk & Honey Cafe or just sit and relax at Sister Cities Fountain and enjoy the picturesque views.

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K-8 Public Elementary Schools Map

Center City's public elementary schools present a variety of options for families. According to School District policy, parents living within a particular public elementary school's boundaries can send their children to their neighborhood school by applying at any time.

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Art Splash Returns To The Philadelphia Museum Of Art With Tons Of Family-Friendly Events

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10+ Free Outdoor Concert Series In Philadelphia This Summer

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The Rosenbach Museum And Library Celebrates Bloomsday This Thursday, June 16

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Juneteenth Festivities Returns To Philadelphia This Saturday, June 18

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10+ Awesome Late-Spring Festivals Hitting Philly This June

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Your Essential Guide To The Expanded RiverRink Summerfest

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July 4th In Philly 2016 Means Three Fireworks Shows, Four Free Concerts And A Huge Block Party

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Your Guide To The Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby And Arts Festival

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Philadelphia Museum Of Art Debuts Major New African Art Exhibition For Summer

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Night Market Philadelphia Kicks Off Its 2016 Season In Roxborough

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Art Star Craft Bazaar Returns To Penn’s Landing For Mother’s Day Weekend

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A Complete Guide To The First-Ever Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival

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