top of page

Fairmount Arts crawl

April 27-28

Save the date for Fairmount Arts Crawl, April 27-28, a FREE indoor/outdoor festival for all ages that transforms the business district between Fairmount Park and Broad Street into an eclectic showcase of local artists in its streets, restaurants, and shops.

Fairmount Arts Crawl features emerging and ground-breaking local artists including:

  • Unique line-up of performers in local businesses on Saturday, April 27

  • 30+ crafters on vendors row in front of Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site on Sunday, April 28

  • 20+ artists displaying their work in businesses across the neighborhood all weekend.


The event takes place across the Art Museum neighborhoods of Philadelphia, centered around the Fairmount and Girard Avenue commercial corridors.


to participate

Store Front Hosts

Storefront hosts are businesses or organizations within in the Art Museum District that wish to host an artist or performer. They are listed on the "crawl" map with a description of their feature. The price to participate as an Arts Crawl location is now just $50. The deadline to apply is April 2.

Sidewalk vendors

Vendors offer unique, hand-made products that highlight the diversity and creativity of the community. Vendors will be accepted on a rolling basis; upon acceptance to vend, you will be sent an invoice for $100 + any charges for additional tables. Please note that a limited number of spaces are available, and vendors will be selected by jury. The deadline to apply is March 22.


Artists' work will be displayed in a variety of venues throughout the Art Museum District neighborhoods. Deadline to apply is March 15; selections will be made by April 5.


Bands and musicians are invited to apply for the opportunity to perform in a local Art Museum District business on Saturday, April 27 - this is a new element of the Arts Crawl!


The Fairmount Arts Crawl is a free annual event showcasing businesses and artists to thousands of visitors. Investment and support from our partners help make this event possible.

bottom of page