Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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The Roots Picnic

This popular annual show is headlined by Philadelphia natives The Roots. The 2014 lineup also features Snoop Dogg, Janelle Monae, Acton Bronson, A$AP Ferg, The War on Drugs, Bad Rabbits, a DJ set by Biz Markie and more.

The Roots Picnic
  • The crowd at the 6th annual Roots Picnic held at Festival Pier. (Yusuf 'YuiE' Muhammad / Philly.com)
Penn's Landing
Spring Garden St. & N. Columbus Blvd. Festival Pier: Columbus Blvd. at Spring Garden St. Philadelphia, PA 19147
This popular annual show is headlined by Philadelphia natives The Roots. The 2014 lineup also features Snoop Dogg, Janelle Monae, Acton Bronson, A$AP Ferg, The War on Drugs, Bad Rabbits, a DJ set by Biz Markie and more.

Also appearing: Snoop Dogg a.k.a. Snoop Doggy Dogg, Snoop Lion, DJ Snoopadelic, DJ Snoopzilla, Janelle Monae

Tickets: $40-$50
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Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Shubin Theater
  • Society Hill Playhouse
  • Philadelphia Arts Bank
  • Fluid Nightclub
  • Tempesta di Mare
Nearby Restaurants
  • Pat's King Of Steaks
  • Morning Glory Diner
  • Copabanana
  • Fitzwater Cafe
  • Triangle Tavern
Where:
Spring Garden St. & N. Columbus Blvd. Festival Pier: Columbus Blvd. at Spring Garden St. Philadelphia, PA 19147

Information: 215-922-2386, http://festivalpierphilly.com
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