Don’t miss the East Passyunk music festival!
South Philly will soon be filled with the sounds of music, delicious food aromas, and lots of laughter. This family-friendly festival will make its grand debut on Sunday, September 10, 2023, from 11:00am to 6:00pm. Festival-goers can expect an all day, all ages celebration of music, food and fun.
East Passyunk Music Festival
East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District presents the inaugural East Passyunk Music Festival, sponsored by Samuels Seafood, Giordano Garden Groceries, Penn Beer and WXPN.
“We are excited to debut the first-ever East Passyunk Music Festival featuring more than two dozen top bands, musicians, live performers and DJs – including South Philly favorite Cosmo Baker and MTV’s DJ Diamond Kuts,” said new EPABID Executive Director Rebecca O’Leary in a press release.
“This new event will be the first cross-cultural music festival on East Passyunk Avenue. We will pair some of the very best and biggest entertainers in the region with our nationally recognized food scene. Come out and enjoy a day of great music, delicious food and cold seasonal sips while strolling and shopping on East Passyunk. Bring the family- this event is for everyone.”
What To Expect
Enjoy a full day of live music paired with award-winning food and seasonal sips. Allow the beautiful end of summer skies to be your backdrop.
Look for some of the most well-known artists in the region to jam on one of the most celebrated food streets in America.
Over two dozen artists and bands will perform at five stages and performance areas, with genres spanning from jazz, indie rock, world beats, funk horns, reggae, salsa, hip hop, country, opera and more.
Early artists announced include South Philly’s own Cosmo Baker, DJ Diamond Kuts, the Avenue’s long-time favorite Brown Sugar, and the East Passyunk Opera Project.
Other performers include the beats of Batala Philly, plus Korine, the Paul Green Rock Academy, and many more.
Next, enjoy delicious food from restaurants serving outdoors such as Bing Bing Dim Sum, Ember & Ash, Barcelona. Pistola’s del Sur, Cantina Los Caballitos, LaScala’s Birra, plus many more will also be there.
Then, shop with over 100 vendors at the pop-up market.
Fun For The Entire Family
Family-fun activities such as face painting, balloon animals, bounce house, stilt-walkers, goat rescue, arts and crafts are more will be available throughout the day.
The East Passyunk Music Festival is free and open to the pubic. Food and vendors are pay-as-you-go.
You can find out more about this exciting event by visiting their website.