First Friday at Cherry Street Pier

April 7–December 1
Location: Cherry Street Pier
Time: 4 pm to 9 pm

It’s a new month, and we’re excited to bring you an action-packed First Friday featuring the Artist and Artisans Market, exhibitions, artist studio tours, and stunning views of the Delaware River.

All exhibitions and events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Review the full lineup:

SpArc Couture, 2023 Fashion Show and Exhibition
Celebrate the amazing work and incredibly talented artists and performers from the cultural arts program at SpArc Services. A reception and art showcase will kick off the event which will culminate with performers strutting their stuff on the catwalk — a night you will not want to miss. The Fashion Show will take place Friday, June 2 from 5 pm to 7 pm.

No Kid’s In Prison
Performing Statistics, Care Not Control, Mural Arts Philadelphia, and more than 50 youth leaders from across Philadelphia are collaborating to create a series of interactive public artworks that use new technology to imagine a more just, whole, and safe future.  Through June 11 at the Pier.

Open Studios
See the Pier’s resident artists at work in their studios and purchase an original piece of artwork, too.

Enjoy bites and sips from our local food vendors.


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