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Thursday July 20

Opening Day at The Oval


5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

We are so excited to be kicking off another great season at The Oval! Please join us on opening day to experience the 2017 Oval for the first time! More details will be announced soon.  

Summertime Thursday Jazz Series


5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Come hear some of Philly’s newest jazz voices each Thursday evening during the Oval+. Picnic on the lawn or grab a chair in the amphitheater of the renovated Shakespeare Park. Dream Pops will be selling water and popsicles.

Food Trucks


5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Bonjour Creperie Braz BQ Local 215 Mama’s Meatballs The Chilly Banana

League Cornhole


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Sign up with a team of friends and co-workers, with a small group and be kept on the same team, or by yourself and be placed on a team with other free agents!

DJ lil’dave at the Oval+


7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

DJ Dance Party Thursdays


7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Join us from 7-11pm for free DJ Dance Parties with Hip Hop Fundamentals dance classes every Thursday evening at The Oval+: 7/20 – Lil Dave 7/27 – Skipmode 8/3 – Sonny James 8/10 – Rich Medina 8/17 – Matthew Law

  • The Oval
  • Fairmount Park Conservancy
  • Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department
Presented By:
A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors:
  • Warby Parker
  • Park Towne Place

About The Oval

The Oval is an initiative of Philadelphia Parks & Recreation in partnership with the Fairmount Park Conservancy.

the new shape of fun.

Have Questions? Call (215) 607-3477 or email Erin Nardini for more information


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