West Philly Summer Jam

A backpack giveaway, live music and chance to get to know local community leaders are the selling points of this family-friendly festival focused on the health and safety of the far West Philly neighborhoods. Food and drink will be available and a steady stream of performances will take over the main stage.

Where: 60th Street at Market and Arch streets

When: August 8, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

How much: Free


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By the people, for the people

Your money goes directly to the salaries of our newsroom staff, and we need to raise $23k by June 30 to make our budget. Will you consider making a donation to fund more stories like this?

By the people, for the people

Your money goes directly to the salaries of our newsroom staff, and we need to raise $23k by June 30 to make our budget. Will you consider making an extra donation to fund more stories like this?