Farm Fest Comes to the Parkway


The Oval returns to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway with Farm Fest. This Thursday, April 17th through Saturday, April 19, the Parkway will once again a gathering place for people looking for games, music, food and some Victory Brewing Company beers.

Thursday’s event takes place from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with food trucks and Victory Brewing Company’s brewpub on wheels showing up at 5 p.m. Farm Truck, Street Food Philly, Reuben on Rye, Little Baby’s Ice Cream and Calling Card Confections from the Greensgrow Commissary will all be on hand. TJ Kong & the Atomic Bomb will be performing.


farm-fest-ovalOn Friday, food trucks will be around for both lunch and dinner. The movie Witness will be broadcast at 8 p.m.

Saturday, the action kicks off at 11 a.m. with an Easter egg hunt, petting zoo plus food trucks and a “local libations lounge.” The lounge will include cider from Frecon Farms of Berks County. Other Farm Brewing Company, a nano-brewery located in Boyertown will be pouring Belgian style beers made with locally grown hops.

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