Hop on down for FREE, egg-citing family fun during the 87th annual Easter Promenade! Come dressed in your Sunday Best and promenade down South Street in this grand and popular tradition.
Master of Ceremonies Henri David returns to lead the parade from the corner of Passyunk Avenue/South Street down to Headhouse Square (2nd Street) starting at 12:30pm.
Enjoy Easter treats, live music from the Philadelphia Freedom Band, the Bunny Hop, and much more.
Bring your camera for photos with Mr. and Mrs. Peter Cottontail and stick and see who wins the best dressed contests!
Children and adults can enter to be crowned
Best Dressed, Best South Street Razzle Dazzle or Best Easter Bonnet – even your pet can win big if he or she is looking spiffy!
Celebrity judges will judge the contestants in the following categories:
Best Dressed Little Girl (2-5 years)
Best Dressed Little Boy (2-5 years)
Best Dressed Young Girl (6-12 years)
Best Dressed Young Boy (6-12 years)
Best Dressed Teen Girl (13-19 years)
Best Dressed Teen Boy (13-19 years)
Best Dressed Woman (20+ years)
Best Dressed Man (20+ years)
Best Dressed Family
Best Dressed Pet
Best Easter Bonnet
Best South Street Razzle Dazzle
Don’t miss this FREE family event, filled with fun and surprises!
Be sure to come early or stay afterwards to enjoy a fabulous brunch at one of our wonderful restaurants or enjoy a day of shopping in our wide variety of stores.
Brunch 10:00am-3:00pm, Dinner 4:00pm -10:00pm
Whetstone Tavern will host Easter Brunch
718 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Brauhaus Schmitz will be open and serving up it full menu featuring favorites like Housemade sausages, Schnitzel and other German favorites. Make sure to try one of the 30 beers that they have on tap when you stop by.
Brunch 10:00am-4:00pm, Dinner 5:00pm-10:00pm, Late Night Menu 10:00pm-Midnight
Twisted Tail gives you a prime sidewalk seat for the Easter Promenade stage and judging of the best bonnets! Enjoy the show with a cocktail in hand and specials for those hungry little rabbits.
420 S 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Located across the street from the Easter Promenade judging stage, Pizzeria Stella will offer wood-fired pizzas, salads, pastas and a large variety of antipasti. Every year, Pizzeria Stella is a family favorite – and if the weather is nice, dine in their extensive outdoor seating area.Be sure to ask for outdoor seating for a great view of the promenade stage!