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FDR Park Walk and Talk

FDR Park Boathouse 1500 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Exciting changes are coming to FDR Park over the next several years as part of the FDR Park Plan. Join us for an approximately 2 hour tour (with many stops) to learn more about how the FDR Park Plan’s two main zones; the Ecological Core and Urban Edge will balance nature, water, and human activity into one unified, climate resilient system. COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: By registering for this event you are agreeing to follow ALL of these protocols: This event will be capped. Please only register if you fully intend to attend and let us know if you need to cancel ASAP. Please

Morning on the Meadows: Sunrise Hike

Houston Playground, 900 Grakyn Lane, Philadelphia, PA, 19128, United States

Veteran hike leader of Brad Maule believes in you. Brad insists that a core group of morning hikers and and sun worshipers can achieve the impossible… starting a park event at the crack of dawn! So prove Brad right by joining us on the gorgeous Houston Meadows in time to watch the sun rise over the city. Then we’ll head on a morning loop hike through Houston Meadows and other Wissahickon trails. Can you sunrise to the challenge? : ) TICKET PRICES:  Pay what you can – $15, $20, or $25 MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS: If Philadelphia’s parks make a difference in your life –