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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.


Wednesday, June 21, 7:30 PM (rain date June 22)
Five-piece dance band specializing in Zydeco, Cajun and vintage Louisiana rock and roll.

Wednesday, July 19, 7:30 PM (rain date June 22)
Hoppin’ John Orchestra
 Billing themselves as “Philly’s only Southern-fried jazz orchestra,” Hoppin John Orchestra features taste of New Orleans second-line grooves, jump blues, good-time funk, vintage R&B, early jazz and the odd smoky ballad.

Wednesday, August 23, 7:30 PM
Bellville Quartet
The Belleville Quartet is a West Philadelphia based acoustic jazz ensemble with a repertoire ranging from  French gypsy jazz guitar, to the folk songs of Serbia, Romania, Macedonia and beyond.

Sunday, September 10, 3:00 PM
Merion Concert Band
50-piece community orchestra, playing popular patriotic favorites. Our final concert of the season!

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 Children’s Party and Jamboree

Saturday, May 20KidsPartyLogo 
12:00 pm – 3:00 PM
A BIG THANK YOU to all who helped make our first ever Children’s Party and Jamboree a huge success! Check back for next year’s date and bring your family and friends for an afternoon of fun-filled activities guaranteed to entertain kids of all ages.

Check back for our 2018 date!
Download and print the 2017 flyer here.