South 9th Street
Italian Market Festival

May 18th & 19th, 2024

The S. 9 th Street Festival, is one of Philadelphia’s most popular events and attracts visitors from all over the city and beyond.

For seven city blocks, the 2024 Festival will be a celebration of culture, gastronomy, art and music. Featuring over 100 area vendors showcasing a range of cuisine and beverages. Visitors will have the opportunity to sample and purchase culinary delights. In addition to the food, the Festival will feature a wide range of music, services, souvenirs, jewelry, artists, and crafters.

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New for 2024

“We are thrilled to be back again. This year we are presenting the Tavolo Zona at the 9 th & Montrose Piazza said Mary Green from DeerPark. “A reserved table seating area where guests will be treated to DeerPark Water and Wawa soft pretzels.

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Come on down for a can’t-miss day of family fun – rain or shine, in the open air and under our trademark awnings! The Italian Market Festival is a one-of-a-kind celebration in Philadelphia’s S. 9th Street Italian Market – the nation’s oldest outdoor market.
The merchants invite you to join them in this extravaganza for the senses — streets lined with vendors offering every ethnic delicacy possible, with live entertainment, fun contests and more!

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