Franklin Square

Special Events

Upcoming Events in Franklin Square!

Franklin Square isn't just about mini golf and carousel rides. Philly's favorite play place is also home to a wide variety of special events, all year long. From festivals to musical performances to holiday celebrations, there's always something new to check out in Franklin Square!

Parks on Tap Jr. & Saturday Night at the Movies Featuring Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Saturday, July 22, 12 - 10 pm (movie begins at 8:30 pm)

Join us for Parks on Tap Jr., a mini-version of the popular Parks on Tap traveling beer garden presented by Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Fairmount Park Conservancy and FCM Hospitality, as it makes a summer stop at the Square. Stick around to enjoy the 1986 classic Ferris Bueller’s Day Off on the Great Lawn! Movie admission is FREE. Tickets required for Philly Mini Golf and the Parx Liberty Carousel.Grab $1 hot dogs, popcorn, and cotton candy at SquareBurger before the movie.

Franklin Square 11th Birthday Celebration

Monday, July 31, 11 am

Join Ben Franklin as he blows out the candles for the Square’s 11th birthday celebration with cake and plenty of fun, FREE activities.

Saturday Night at the Movies Featuring Lego Batman

Saturday, August 5, 7 - 11 pm (movie begins at 8:30 pm)

Bring the family to the Square and watch Lego Batman on the Great Lawn! Movie admission is FREE. Tickets required for Philly Mini Golf and the Parx Liberty Carousel.

Parks on Tap Jr. & Saturday Night at the Movies Featuring Finding Dory

Saturday, August 19, Noon - 10 pm (movie begins at 8:30 pm)

Join us for Parks on Tap Jr., a mini-version of the popular Parks on Tap traveling beer garden presented by Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Fairmount Park Conservancy and FCM Hospitality, as it makes a summer stop at the Square. Stick around to enjoy the Finding Dory on the Great Lawn! Movie admission is FREE. Tickets required for Philly Mini Golf and the Parx Liberty Carousel.

 

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