Photo: Pocket Park


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. 


Event Details

May 4th

Food Truck: Deke's Bar-B-Que

Live Music: Jazz by Lynn Riley 

On Tap: Wine, Samuel Adams Summer Ale, Yards Brawler

June 1st

Food Truck: The Munchy Machine

Live Music: Cookie Rabinowitz

On Tap: Coming Soon! 

July 6th 

Food Truck: Gigi & Big R

Live Music: Raymond Charles 

On Tap: Coming Soon! 

August 3rd

Food Truck: Coming Soon!

Live Music: Kicking Down Doors

On Tap: Coming Soon!

September 7th

Food Truck: Jeremiah's Custom Cuisine

Live Music: Stella Ruze

On Tap: Coming Soon! 


2018 Sponsors 

Photo: Green Mountain 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