BEN'FM's Event Calendar

BEN's Event Calendar


  Event Description Time / Location
6/26 - 8/14 Awesome Fest Movie Series

In partnership with The Awesome Fest, University City District will host a free family-friendly summer film series at Clark Park (43rd & Baltimore) every Thursday from 6/26-8/14 (EXCLUDING 7/31). The films will be presented on a state-of-the-art, 30-foot outdoor screen. Recognized nation-wide for its unique events and innovative approach to programming, The Awesome Fest outdoor summer series has showcased over 150 Philadelphia premieres from the world's most prestigious film festivals, and has partnered with dozens of regional organizations including the Race Street Pier, the Philadelphia Film Festival and Rooftop Films (NYC). 

6/26 - RIOT ON THE DANCE FLOOR

7/3 - LIVING STARS

7/10 - THE WIZARD OF OZ/THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

7/17 - DEATH METAL ANGOLA

7/24 - JINGLE BELL ROCKS!

8/7 - PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE

8/14 - SKANKS


7p, Philadelphia, PA
7/16 - 8/16 BEN FM Presents Events at The Oval

BEN FM is a proud sponsor of the activities taking place at The Oval from 7/16 through 8/16. All ages are welcome to Philadelphia's 'Park on the Parkway', where you'll find live music, food trucks,  mini golf, interactive arts & culture activities, a beer garden & much more. 

Get a full schedule & all of the details at theovalphl.org

Varies, Philadelphia, PA
8/9 Peach Festival and Sidewalk Sale at Peddler's Village

Join us at Peddler's Village (Routes 202 & 263, Lahaska, PA) on Saturday, August 9th from noon-2p for the Peddler's Village Peach Festival and Sidewalk Sale. Learn environmentally friendly energy tips, plus enjoy various peach treats throughout the Village while taking advantage of sizzling savings in every shop.

Noon-2p, Lahaska, PA
8/9 Colonial Hyundai Adopt-a-thon

Dog lovers can make a difference Saturday, August 9th at Colonial Hyundai of Downingtown from Noon-2pm as we host a Dog Town Doggie Day Care adoption event!  Meet adorable adoptable dogs and check out the deals on all 2014 Hyundai models. Colonial Hyundai, now that’s a better way to buy a Hyundai. For a full list of adoptable dogs, visit https://www.petfinder.com/pet-search?shelterid=PA919

Noon-2p, Downingtown, PA
8/12 Best of Philly 2014 Bash

Join Philadelphia magazine as they celebrate Best of Philly® 2014 with A Taste of Summer inside the walls of the beloved Citizens Bank Park. Your ticket includes:

  • An exclusive opportunity to attend an event inside Citizens Bank Park without the ball game crowds
  • Philadelphia’s hottest restaurants serving up their summer favorites
  • Summer-inspired cocktail
  • Live music playing this summer’s latest hits
  • Outdoor games, activities and much more!

For tickets and more info, click here.

6:30p, Philadelphia, PA
9/13 Sippin' By The River

Join us at the 19th Annual Sippin' by the River on Saturday, September 13th at The River Deck on the water in Philadelphia! The event will run from 1pm until 5 pm and benefits the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America. Your ticket will grant you entrance and the chance to sample an assortment of great wines & beers, entertainment, live music, and much more - all with the great backdrop of the Delaware River. Super cheap $8 parking - Pier 24 Parking Lot (right next to the River Deck)! For more info and tickets, click here.

1p-5p, Philadelphia, PA
9/27 40th Street Summer Series

Each summer University City District, U Penn and The Rotunda invite internationally-acclaimed ensembles—such as the Millennial Territory Orchestra and the Sun Ra Arkestra— to play free outdoor concerts that capture the soul of the neighborhood. Since its beginning, the 40th Street Summer Series has enlivened the 40th Street corridor (now home to Distrito, HipCityVeg, RAVE Cinema, Ben & Jerry’s, and more) during the typically slow summer months by increasing patronage at nearby retailers and building upon the existing vibrancy of 40th Street, while providing entertaining, enriching and safe outlets for families, visitors and students. - See more here.

6p-8p, Philadelphia, PA
9/28 Manayunk Fall StrEAT Food Festival

Join Marilyn Russell and the Party Patrol at the 2014 Manayunk Fall StrEAT Food Festival on Main St. in Manayunk. Main Street will be closed to traffic and filled with some of Philadelphia’s best food trucks with specialties ranging from ice cream to Asian delicacies. Visitors are encouraged to walk the length of Main Street stopping at trucks and restaurants to choose from dozens of options at affordable prices. 

Visitors can shop for homemade honey, oils, spices, breads, and other delicious items all made by local vendors. Food centric arts and crafts are also available in the market areas. 

A restaurant tour also takes place highlighting a secret ingredient (apples for fall) at particpating trucks and eateries in Manayunk. The retailers join in the fun with free seasonal treats, sidewalk sales and other in-store promotions. Live music and dining areas are added as a festival backdrop to this great event.

11a, Manayunk

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