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Sunday July 28

Family Fun Sundays


11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Bring the whole family out for Let’s Rock Recess, a free family dance party every Sunday from 2-7pm with prizes, a DJ, face painting and games and activities. Plus: Don’t miss family-friendly activities, a Global Craft Market, and yoga classes with Roots 2 Rise and City Fitness on the MAKE, HEAR, and PLAY Blocks on […]

Global Craft Market


11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sundays will feature a street market along the MAKE Block on the Parkway in partnership with the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians’ Global Craft Market and other vendors selling local and global goods.

Roots 2 Rise Yoga by City Fitness


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join Roots 2 Rise for a yoga class on the HEAR Block of the Parkway, presented by City Fitness.

Reading & Music Room


12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Enjoy an outdoor reading and music carts designed and fabricated by Tiny WPA and Interface Studio! Read a book or play an instrument on the MAKE Block of the Parkway.

Amazing Arthropod Table with Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University


12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

From beautiful to bizarre, insects, spiders, and other spineless wonders elicit a reaction from every age. Meet some of the most amazing invertebrates on Earth, including live specimens!

Let’s Rock Recess!!!


2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

A kids DJ dance party in the beer garden



2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join Ashley Simone for an hour long dance class aimed at freeing the soul, moving the body, and getting out of our comfort zones. Ashley Simone combines anywhere from hip hop to Afro Beats to in order to teach the many different ways of self-expression. Classes are for ALL ages and ALL levels.

  • The Oval
  • Fairmount Park Conservancy
  • Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department
Presented By:
A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors:
  • Knight Foundation
  • Visit Philadelphia
  • Inspire
  • diadora

About The Oval

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

the new shape of fun.

Please call Philadelphia Parks & Recreation's Special Events office at 215-685-0060.


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