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More than Just Green Space: Center City Park Events

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Craving some fun outdoor events this summer?

The Granary Apartments are close to all of the Center City Parks, which means you can easily attend the many exciting events at each of them. Center City Parks consist of four parks: Dilworth, Sister Cities, John F. Collins, and Cret. The closest to your Philadelphia apartment is Dilworth Park, but the others are only a short distance away. Here are some Center City Parks events you don’t want to miss:

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Eraserhood Jammin’: Music Scene in Callowhill

Eraserhood Jammin': Music Scene in Callowhill

If watching live performances is your passion, you will love exploring the music scene around your Granary Apartment. The music scene in Callowhill offers a wide variety of musical venues for fans of many different musical tastes.

Here are some of the best venues that you can easily get to from your Philly apartment:

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Philly’s Best Entertainment

Philadelphia is a hub for the arts and entertainment lovers of the world. No matter where you come from, since you’ve decided to stay with us at the Granary Apartments, we’d love to give you the grand entertainment tour. Whether you’re seeking intellectual stimulation, live art, theatre or a dance party, there are so many local options to choose from that pointing you in the direction of your dream show is a breeze.

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The Walnut Street Supper Club: The Show before the Show

Philadelphia is home to some of the most delightful entertainment venues in the United States. Walnut Street, which is conveniently located just a few minutes from the Granary Apartments, has an established reputation for two reasons: the entertainment and the food. The Walnut Street Supper Club, formerly known as the Zagat-rated Portofino Restaurant, has discovered a brilliant way to combine these two elements, and the end result is a dining experience beyond compare.

The Walnut Street Supper Club

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The Jersey Boys Come Home for the Holidays

The most anticipated musical in the Philadelphia area is returning to the Forrest Theatre for the second time this year. Granary Apartments residents are sure to feel right at home with a ticket to this heart warming show which features four local musicians who struggle to top the charts. The musical is based on the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.

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Underground Arts and Underground Artists

Just in time for the holiday season, Philadelphia’s loft district has been awarded a gift of underground entertainment in the form of an entirely new venue. Underground Arts intends to fill 12,000 square feet of open space with some of the best underground talent in the city. They specialize in all things underground, from performance art to interpretive dance. Ticket prices start at around $10 per person and do not get much more expensive.

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Fun Free Outings in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, an exciting daytime adventure or a night out on the town doesn’t have to cost a dime. There are plenty of fun free outings readily available in the City of Brotherly Love. Whether your pleasure is historical sightseeing, musing over murals, or skateboarding x-games style, Philadelphia has got you covered. The endless list of free events gets a little longer each year as more and more businesses come forward and add their names. Philadelphia Freedom is quite an accurate description of this thriving city!

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