The unofficial start of summer is around the corner- if you're looking to avoid the shore, but unsure about what's happening in the city, we've got you covered with a list of fun events happening in the area courtesy of Visit Philly

 

Parks on Tap at FDR Park- Parks on Tap is in full swing! From May 23rd to the 28th, stop by Broad Street and Pattison Avenue for some brews and bites while taking in the fresh air!

 

Devon Horse Show and County Fair- Known as one of the oldest and largest of its kind in the country, the Devon Horse Show and County Fair will take place from May 24th to June 3rd. This event offers horse lovers and avid equestrians the opportunity to take in different exhibitions and an old fashioned fair that the whole family will love. 

 

Philly Tango Fest- The Annual Philly Tango fest returns from the 24th to the 27th, to continue its reign as one of the biggest tango events in the nation- stop by as tango teachers and performers get participants inspired to get their groove on, or try out one of the many workshops intended for a wide range of skill levels. Vendors will also be on site for anyone looking to sport some new tango shoes or clothing.  

 

Spruce Street Harbor ParkSpruce Street Harbor Park is back for its 6th season, bringing all its beloved features, such as the colorful lounging hammocks, fabulous floating restaurant, beer garden and outdoor games for everyone to enjoy!

 

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest and the Midway- The holiday weekend is perfect for stopping by the Waterfront- take a ride on the 60 ft tall Ferris wheel, play some games at the arcade or take a spin around the outdoor roller rink. There's plenty of things for everyone to enjoy!