B.Y.O.P. Contest

Join the Friends of Kahn Park for a spooky celebration at our 2022 Pumpkin Carving Contest. Carve your favorite festive face on your ghoulish gourd and bring it to Kahn Park at 11th & Pine Streets on Sunday, October 30th, from 5:00 PM-6:00 PM. Winners will be announced at 6:00 PM. Snacks, games, and fun music from our friends at Nest!

Summer Concert Series

SummerConcertLogoEvery Summer The Friends of Louis I. Kahn Park sponsor a series of 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 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.

The 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 2021 Summer Raffle in Kahn Park! Raffle tickets sold at each of our Summer Concerts benefit the park’s general maintenance fund, including plantings, fountain and sprinkler maintenance, and permits.


Wednesday, June 22nd – 7:30 PM
Darin Kelly Trio
Classic Irish tunes.
Rain Date: Thursday, June 23rd

Wednesday, July 13th – 7:30 PM
Hoppin’ John Orchestra
The Hoppin’ John Orchestra is a soul fried New Orleans brass band
Rain Date: Thursday, July 14th

Wednesday, August 17th – 7:30 PM
The Dukes of Destiny
Philadelphia’s longest-lived and best-loved blues band.

Rain Date: Thursday, August 18th

RESCHEDULED – Sunday, September 18th – 3:00 PM
Merion Concert Band
Our biggest – and final – concert of the year!

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Charming city park located in the Washington Square West neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA. Managed and funded by the Friends of Kahn Park and our generous donors.