Playfest 2019 (FREE)




  • November 10, 2019 - November 10, 2019
  • Sunday, 11:00am - Sunday, 2:00pm

Event Description

  • We’re showcasing the art of play all morning at the Pier, where children of every age can enjoy FREE games and activities hosted by some of Philadelphia’s favorite organizations. Children at every skill level can explore hands-on activities such as fort-building, STEAM based learning, crafts, music, and more with these amazing groups: PopUpPlay IFacepaint Clay Studio Smith Playground The Franklin Institute Kith and Kin Sticklets Nimble Craft Company Aiello - Make your own puppet Digger and David - wandering puppet theater Janell Wysock - make plastic bag pompoms Read by Fourth Philly Photo Arts Photo Booth ASAP - Scrabble boards, chess boards, and a drama puppet theater Philadelphia Playful Learning Landscapes Philadelphia Play Captains Playing works up an appetite so, be sure to refuel with delicious eats from Birdies Biscuits , Cooperage , Hardena, and Little Baby's Ice Cream . And, for adults, signature drinks and cocktails from local distilleries will be available at the Pier’s bar! Free and open to the public. Dogs on leashes are welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Cherry Street Pier is a smoke, vape-and tobacco-free zone

NaturePHL is a collaboration of: