The Festival, inspired by the Kimmel Center and to feature Paris 1910-1920 and the creative spirit of the time, will be held April 7 – May 1.
Organizers will kick off ticket sales with a ceremony tomorrow starting at 10:30 am at the Kimmel featuring the national touring cast of JERSEY BOYS as well as acknowledging the collaboration of the festival’s 128 partner organizations. A PIFA Truck, complete with costumed representatives of some of the festival’s event categories (food, fashion, dance, theatre and art), will visit four neighborhoods, offering chances to win a pair of tickets to the festival’s opening night gala and performance.
Tour Stops include:
- Pat’s/Geno’s, 9th & Wharton, 11:45 -12:15
- Taller Puertorriqueno, 2721 N. 5th Street, 1:15 – 1:30
- Institute of Contemporary Art, 118 S. 36th Street, 2:30 – 3:00
- Bryn Mawr Film Institute, 824 W. Lancaster Ave, 4:45 – 5:15
We can’t wait!
The 2011 Philadelphia International Flower Show will be held March 6-13, 2011 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.