Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

1515 Arch Street, 10th Floor
Philadelphia PA  19102

Phone: (215) 683-3600

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

We help people grow, that’s what we do. Through the stewardship of our natural and cultural resources, the structured activities at our bustling recreation centers and the preservation of our City’s rich history, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation connects people to new pathways in life.

PPR promotes the wellbeing of citizens and visitors by offering natural landscapes and parks, historically significant resources, high quality recreation centers and athletic programs, along with enriching cultural and environmental programs.

For general information on any of our recreation programs, park initiatives or facilities, please contact us at 215-683-3600.

We advance the prosperity of our city and the progress of her people through intentional and sustained stewardship of public land and waterways as well as through safe, stimulating recreation, environmental and cultural centers. We help Philadelphia and i

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Past Events

Boathouse Row Kwanzaa Lighting & Celebration

Boathouse Row Kwanzaa Lighting & Celebration
05:30 pm - 12/26/2017

At Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

Celebrate the sights and sounds of Kwanzaa with a special Boathouse Row holiday lighting. Speakers and entertainment will be featured on December 26, and black,...

Boathouse Row Hanukkah Lighting & Celebration

Boathouse Row Hanukkah Lighting & Celebration
05:30 pm - 12/12/2017

At Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

Celebrate the start of Hanukkah with a special Boathouse Row holiday lighting! In honor of the first night of the holiday on December 12, traditional songs and prayers...

Boathouse Row Hanukkah Celebration with Mayor Kenney

Boathouse Row Hanukkah Celebration with Mayor Kenney
05:00 pm - 12/29/2016

At Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

From December 24 until December 31, Boathouse Row will be white and blue in honor of the Hanukkah holiday. Please join Mayor Jim Kenney and Philadelphia Parks...

Gala Art Exhibition and Auction

Gala Art Exhibition and Auction
07:00 pm - 12/11/2015

At Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

Preview: 7:00 pm; auction: 8:00 pm Featuring art in all media and price ranges. Major credit cards accepted. Hors d’oeuvres from local eateries, sparkling refreshments,...

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