PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: PIFA, a free StoryUP! show, and the 5th Annual Philly Farm & Food Fest
Check out our picks for the week's top events.
Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA)
Friday, April 8 - Saturday, April 23
Kimmel Center & venues throughout Philadelphia
The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA) returns for its third installment entitled, "We Are What We Make." PIFA is a 16-day festival curated by the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. This year's theme explores how humanity is shaped, changed, inspired and challenged by the world we create. The festival kicks off with the opening gala and ends with the PIFA Street Fair. Over 60 events across a variety of genres and art forms will showcase local and international talent. Be sure to check out the installation created by Mimi Lien in the lobby of the Kimmel Center which brings the vision of "We Are What We Make" to life.
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Saturday, April 9
2 - 3 p.m.
Smith Memorial Playground, 3500 Reservoir Dr., Philadelphia
StoryUP! is offering a free family show to celebrate the start of playground season! Each month, improv actors will present and create an interactive show based on ideas and stories from children in the audience. Of course, kids will also take part in the performance! The show is recommended for children ages 5 and up.
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5th Annual Philly Farm & Food Fest
Sunday, April 10
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St., Philadelphia
Experience a unique marketplace featuring all the best in local food, drinks and products! A foodie's delight, the Farm & Food Fest connects attendees with over 130 different farms, chefs and food artisans. Try tasty samples and purchase great products, all while supporting Fair Food
. Be sure to buy an upgrade for your ticket and experience exclusive tastings at the Local Libations Lounge while meeting brewers, owners and distillers.
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