June Community Digest


Looking ahead to lots this June, including the return of the Fairmount Arts Crawl on Sunday, June 26 - brought to you by our presenting sponsor, Retro Fitness. Invite your friends, RSVP and share the event online, and stay tuned for all the details later this month!


Before then we have new business openings to celebrate, the return of Parks on Tap at the Water Works, as well as Juneteenth. Make sure you follow Fairmount CDC on Instagram for all these updates and more throughout the month.

In this issue:

Fairmount Arts Crawl

Upcoming Events

June Deals, Specials & Announcements

Neighborhood Job Openings

Community News

 

Upcoming Events






















Join us for the return of the Fairmount Arts Crawl June 26th from 12-4pm along Fairmount Avenue and the surrounding blocks! The Arts Crawl is a free indoor/outdoor festival for art lovers of all mediums, which transforms the Art Museum Area of Philadelphia into an eclectic showcase of local artists and performers in its streets, restaurants, businesses, shops and bars. The event features emerging and ground-breaking artists in a range of media including painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, and mixed-media.


Applications for craft vendors and sponsorships are still open at fairmountcdc.org/artscrawl

 

Eastern State Penitentiary



















Eastern State Penitentiary will host FREE Friday Night Yoga with @yoga4philly! 🧘‍ Every Friday in June at 7:00 pm.


Join Yoga 4 Philly's Dr. Clark for a FREE, one-hour yoga practice at Eastern State Penitentiary. Then, explore Night Tours: Summer Twilight. Rain (indoors) or shine (outdoors). Dress comfortably and bring a mat if you have one. Advance registration required.

For more details visit their website.

 

Office of State Representative Donna Bullock



















Grab your bikes and helmets and join the Pedal for Peace, an annual event highlighting the need to #ENDviolence in our communities.

 

Deals, Specials & Announcements

Click here to see all the latest deals, specials & announcements from your favorite Art Museum District businesses!



















 

Neighborhood Job Openings



















View our Neighborhood Job Board to see the latest job opportunities in the Art Museum District.

 

Community News

Flowering Fronts of Fairmount Contest














Once again the Fairmount Civic Association is sponsoring The Flowering Fronts of Fairmount Contest. This is open to all Fairmount residents who beautify the fronts of their homes. These fronts can not be professionally designed, created, or maintained. The registration entry dates are from May 1 to June 30 , 2022. Learn more and register here.

 

Kidchella 2022




























Smith’s Kidchella Music Festival is BACK with 6 nationally acclaimed Children’s Music artists and other festivities on the 6 1/2 acre Playground! Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy this unique live music experience at Smith. Current Smith members and ACCESS cardholders may email info@smithplayground.org for a discount code to receive half price admission per person.

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