Things to Do in Roxborough & Manayunk | September 9-15, 2019

Wednesday, September 11th

Monarchs in the Meadow

All ages are welcome (children must be chaperoned by an adult) on a nature walk to see if the monarch caterpillars have become beautiful butterflies. Andorra Meadow at the Wissahickon Environmental Center 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

9-11 Ceremony and the Hooligans

There will be a service of remembrance hosted by the Roxborough Male Chorus. The chorus will be singing the National Anthem and God Bless America. The service will be followed by a concert with the Hooligans. Gorgas Park from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

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Things to do in Roxborough & Manayunk | September 2 – 8, 2019

Photo Courtesy of The Classroom Project

There’s plenty to do in Roxborough & Manayuunk during this first week of back to school. Several local restaurants are offering back to school deals this week, The Great Weiner Race will be held on Wednesday, and the last of this year’s First Friday’s in Roxborough Pocket Park will be held this week. On Sunday, be sure to check out the Back to School Carnival at North Light Community Center. 

Back to School Restaurant Specials

Celebrate back to school week with a night out for dinner. Check out the back to school week specials at some of our favorite local restaurants. 

Tuesday, September 3rd

First Day of School!

Wishing all of our local students a great school year! You can find this year’s academic calendar here

Germany Hill Cleanup

Join Ivy Ridge Green volunteers to help clean up at Germany Hill. Germany Hill Park on Fountain Street near Smick Street from 6:00 pm to sundown.

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Things To Do This Week in Roxborough & Manayunk | August 19-25, 2019

Get the most out of the last days of summer with these Roxborough & Manayunk area activities the third week of August 2019. 

Tuesday, August 20th

Outdoor Movie in the Park

Gorgas Park Movie Night featuring Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse beginning at dusk  If your Spidey senses are telling you something, it might be that it is the last movie night of the summer at Gorgas! Bring some chairs and/or blankets, hit up the concession stand that supports the park, and enjoy a summer evening at the movies.

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