7 Great Things Not to Be Missed

Where Philadelphia - - WHERE CALENDAR | JUNE -

1 THE ROOTS PIC­NIC > JUNE 3 Grammy-win­ning Philly-born band The Roots put on this an­nual mu­sic fest at Fes­ti­val Pier. 601 N. Christo­pher Colum­bus Blvd.

2 FRESH AIR WITH GUEST SETH MEYERS > JUNE 9 Terry Gross in­ter­views funny man and “Late Night” host Seth Meyers for an evening of laughs. Kim­mel Cen­ter, 300 S. Broad St.

3 ODUNDE FES­TI­VAL > JUNE 11 Tra­di­tional mu­sic, danc­ing and food fill South Street with this cel­e­bra­tion of African-Amer­i­can cul­ture. South Street and Grays Ferry Av­enue. 4 RESTAU­RANT FES­TI­VAL > JUNE 15 Taste your way through sam­plings of pop­u­lar Philly restau­rants while en­joy­ing live en­ter­tain­ment. Academy of Nat­u­ral Sciences, 1900 Ben­jamin Franklin Park­way.

5 PRIDE DAY > JUNE 18 Mu­sic, food, drinks and a pa­rade run­ning from 13th Street to Penn’s Land­ing (where a fes­ti­val awaits) are all part of the fes­tiv­i­ties dur­ing this an­nual event that hon­ors the LGBTQ com­mu­nity. 601 N. Christo­pher Colum­bus Blvd.

6 JUNETEENTH > JUNE 20 His­toric Ger­man­town cel­e­brates the erad­i­ca­tion of slav­ery in the U.S. with en­ter­tain­ment, ven­dors and ed­u­ca­tional tours. The John­son House His­toric Site, 6306 Ger­man­town Ave.

7 IR­ISH AMER­I­CAN FES­TI­VAL > JUNE 26 Ex­pe­ri­ence the cul­ture of the Emer­ald Isle. En­joy tra­di­tional Ir­ish step danc­ing and mu­sic, and shop authen­tic Ir­ish goods. Great Plaza at Penn’s Land­ing, 101 Colum­bus Blvd.

The Roots Pic­nic

Pride Day

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