Sunday, October 16, 4 – 6 pm
Bartram’s Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
Mural Arts Month event
This family-friendly outdoor concert, part of the Mural Arts and Bartram’s Garden collaborative project Southwest Roots, will feature musicians and performers who hail from or identify with Southwest Philadelphia. The festival will include food, art activities for all ages, and the sounds of Philadelphia hip-hop, soul, and R&B. FREE.
Mural Arts Philadelphia is the nation’s largest public art program, dedicated to the belief that art ignites change. For over 30 years, Mural Arts has united artists and communities through a collaborative and equitable process, creating nearly 4,000 artworks that have transformed public spaces and individual lives. Mural Arts aims to empower people, stimulate dialogue, and build bridges to understanding with projects that attract artists from Philadelphia and around the world, and programs that focus on youth education, restorative justice, mental health and wellness, and public art and its preservation. Popular mural tours offer a firsthand glimpse into the inspiring stories behind Mural Arts’ iconic and unparalleled collection, which has earned Philadelphia worldwide recognition as the “City of Murals.” For more information, call 215-685-0750 or visit muralarts.org. Follow us on social media: @muralarts on Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat, MuralArtsPhiladelphia on Facebook, and phillymuralarts on YouTube.