Your guide to Philly's diverse creative scene, nightlife, music, food & more
Saturday, June 1
Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
Columbus Boulevard at Spring Garden Street
Naughty By Nature (backed by The Roots)
Gary Clark Jr.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
The Gaslamp Killer
How to Dress Well
Check out our visual recap from last year's Roots Picnic below.
The 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing When: May 1 - 31 Where: Various Locations Cost: See website for details. More Info: Click here. Art Sanctuary is back on the scene with The 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing — and this year, they are definitely doing it big.…
Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest Opening with DJ Jazzy Jeff When: DJ Set Friday, May 22, 9 - 11 p.m. | See the full weekend schedule here. Where: Penn’s Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard Cost: FREE More Info: Click here for details. This weekend, to celebrate the opening of the…
The Buddy System When: Monday, May 25, 8 p.m. Where: Johnny Brenda's, 1201 N. Frankford Avenue Cost: $8 More Info: Buy tickets online here. Philly, two of the country's finest creatives are teaming up at Johnny Brenda’s in Fishtown for the next edition of The Buddy System. This new…
The 8th Annual Roots Picnic When: Saturday, May 30 Where: Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, Columbus Boulevard & Spring Garden Street Cost: $99 More Info: rootspicnic.com or buy tickets here Philly, it's that time again! The Roots are bringing back their signature music festival—aka Roots Picnic—to their hometown. The…