Saturday, February 13, 2016

The WHYY Connections Festival returns to the waterfront

The WHYY Connections Festival is a four-day festival from September 6th through the 9th featuring free concerts, film screenings, visual art presentations, kids events, and more.

The WHYY Connections Festival returns to the waterfront


The WHYY Connections Festival offers 4 days of free family fun, concerts, film screenings, visual art presentations, and more. Yo La Tengo, Frank Turner, Maps & Atlases, Fabian Akilles, and The Lawsuits are set to perform on Saturday, September 8th from 4-10pm at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. Also at the Great Plaza, The Philadelphia Doo-Wop Festival featuring Fred Parris & The Five Satins, Charlie Gracie, The Del-Satins, and more will be on Sunday, September 9th from 12-6pm. Screenings of WHYY's Friday Arts and The Barnes Collection plus lots of kid-friendly events as part of the Y Kids Club Presents: Sid the Science Kid at Coast Day will also be taking place. For more information about the festival and a schedule of events, look here. Don't forget to like them on Facebook!


The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Columbus Blvd. b/w Market and Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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