Photo: Roxborough Pocket Park First Friday June

Roxborough Pocket Park First Friday event held in June 2018

Overview

Located in the heart of Ridge Avenue, the Roxborough Pocket Park will have seasonal events throughout the year. From farmers markets to live performances, Pocket Park events will bring the community together for family fun on Ridge Avenue.  Pocket Park events will take place during the first Friday of every month from May - September.
 

2019 Event Details

Friday, May 3, 2019

Performance by: Toria Daisy Music
Food by: Have A Ball

Friday, June 7, 2019

Performance by: Norman Taylor
Food by: Baby Blues BBQ
A special dedication of Roxborough Pocket Park paver engravings

Friday, July 5, 2019*

Performance by: Jeff Campbell
Food by: The Couch Tomato
*Cancelled due to the inclement weather forecast

Friday, August 2, 2019

Performance by: Toria Daisy Music
Food by: more details coming soon

Friday, September 6, 2019

Performance by: REV Theatre Company
Food by: Babalouie's BBQ

 

Our Sponsor

Photo: Inspire Energy

Getting To First Fridays

Roxborough is very accessible both by automobile and by public transportation.

Dupont Street Shoppers' Parking Lot – 514 Dupont Street
Free parking for Roxtoberfest

Leverington Avenue Shoppers' Parking Lot – 465 Leverington Ave 
Free parking for Roxtoberfest

SEPTA has many direct bus routes to get to Roxborough Pocket Park events, bus line information and detours are listed below: 

SEPTA Route 9- North at Green Lane and Ridge Avenue
SEPTA Route 9- South at Ridge Avenue and Leverington Avenue
SEPTA Route 27- North at Ridge Avenue and Green Lane
SEPTA Route 27- South at Ridge Avenue and Lyceum Avenue
SEPTA Route 32- South at Ridge Avenue and Lyceum Avenue
SEPTA Route 35- North at Roxborough Avenue and Ridge Avenue
SEPTA Route 35- South at Ridge Avenue and Gates Street