Celebrate Jamaican independence with a Bob Marley tribute

Island sounds will take over South Street from Broad to 16th as the Jamaica Pennsylvania Association hosts a party in honor of the 55th anniversary of the nation's independence. Win prizes in contests like patty eating, beer drinking and Bob Marley cover singing, do arts and crafts and enjoy food from Jamaican Jerk Hut and other Caribbean vendors.

Where: South Street West at Broad & South St. 19146

When: August 6, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

How much: Free