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Children’s Party & Jamboree

Saturday, May 20KidsPartyLogo
12:00 pm – 3:00 PM
FREE!

Come one come all! It’s our first ever Children’s Party and Jamboree in Kahn Park – and you are invited! Bring your family and friends for an afternoon of fun-filled activities guaranteed to entertain kids of all ages.

Jamboree Schedule:

12:00-12:30
LIVE! Children’s Music – with Stomp & Shout

12:30-1:20
Juggling Show and Balloon Animals – with Michael LeRoy

1:30-2:00
LIVE! Children’s Music with – Stomp & Shout

1:30-3:00
LIVE! Animal Show – with Eyes of the Wild

2:00-2:30
Children’s Yoga – with Kidding Around (mats provided)

2:30-3:00
LIVE! Children’s Music with – Stomp & Shout

PLUS…

  • Stiltwalker – from Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
  • Face painting – by Fabulous Faces
  • Adoptable furry friends – from Morris Animal Refuge
  • Make your own sidewalk masterpiece – Friends of Kahn Park
  • Food trucks for kids (and adults!)
  • Giveaways, raffles, vendors and more!

Mark your calendars and join the fun!
Download and print the flyer here!

Summer Concert Series

SummerConcertLogoEvery Summer The Friends of Louis I. Kahn Park sponsor a series of five free concerts that take place in the park from May through September, and are open to the public. Soak in the sounds of a diverse group of talented musicians and savor delicacies from area food trucks and vendors under a canopy of trees and stars. Don’t miss your chance to win raffle prizes from neighborhood restaurants and merchants, while supporting the Friends of Louis I. Kahn Park.

2017 CONCERT SCHEDULE COMING SOON!

2016 SUMMER  CONCERTS

Sunday, September 18, 3:00 PM
Merion Concert Band
50-piece community orchestra, playing popular patriotic favorites.

Wednesday, August 24, 7:30 PM
Cecilia Ferneborg and her Quartet
Classic Jazz Artist and Quartet

Wednesday, July 20, 7:30 PM
The Red Hot Ramblers
Traditional Dixieland Jazz

Wednesday, June 22, 7:30 PM
West Philadelphia Orchestra
12-piece brass band celebrating the music of the Balkans.

Wednesday, May 25, 7:30 PM 
Hank’s Cadillac
Roots music, with a twist of Country, Classic Rock, and Jazz.

Miss a concert? Stay up to date by following us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram, or join our mailing list.

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THANK YOU DONORS!

GardenDragonfliesTYThe Friends of Kahn Park would like to say a big THANK YOU to all of our neighborhood businesses and individuals that contributed to the success of our 2016 Summer Raffle  in Kahn Park!

Raffle tickets were sold at each of our Summer Concerts for $10 each. Proceeds benefit the park’s general maintenance fund, including plantings, fountain and sprinkler maintenance, and permits.

THANK YOU 2016 RAFFLE DONORS:

  • Amis
  • Blendo
  • Connie Moore Art
  • Cosmos Nail Salon
  • Daryl Salon
  • Dog School
  • Doggie Style
  • Effie’s
  • Farm & Fisherman
  • Gary Camp Theraputic Massage
  • Hello World
  • Mama’s Wellness Joint
  • Mixto
  • Moore Brothers Wine – Pennsauken
  • NYSE & CNBC
  • Pennsylvania 6
  • Philadelphia Center for Architecture
  • Printers Place
  • Relentless Team Fitness
  • Springboard Media
  • Tria
  • Xiandu Thai Fusion
  • Yarnaphoria
  • Yoon’s Cleaners

Without your generous support, we could not make our annual fundraiser a success!

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