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  • XPN Music Film Festival

  • Featuring some of the most popular music films of the last 40 years, plus special events In celebration of the 25th anniversaries of both the World Cafe music radio program and the Philadelphia Film Festival, public radio station WXPN (producer of World Cafe) and the Philadelphia Film Society are teaming up to present a weekend of some of the best-loved music films of the past 40 years, enlivened by several special events. The XPN Music Film Festival will take place on Friday, March 31, Saturday, April 1 and Sunday, April 2 at the Prince Theater (1412 Chestnut Street) in Philadelphia. Hosted by David Dye, who’s stepping down as host of World Cafe after March 31 (but who will remain a contributor to the program, as well as a WXPN radio host), and attended by other WXPN staff, the XPN Music Film Festival will celebrate a great assortment of music that has been featured on 88.5FM WXPN over the years from the Talking Heads to The Band.
  • Presented by: Prince Theater
  • Starts: 03-31-2017
  • Ends: 04-02-2017
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Title Organization Start Date End Date Location
Pilobolus Dance Theater Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts 04-06-2017 04-09-2017 Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
Delaware River Sunset Cruise Patriot Harbor Lines 04-07-2017 11-18-2017 Independence Seaport Museum Dock
Crafty Campout Appel Farm 04-07-2017 04-09-2017 Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
The Godfather (1972) Film Screening Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 04-08-2017 04-08-2017 Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Grow Up Great Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 04-08-2017 04-08-2017 Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts - Commonwealth Plaza
Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania 04-08-2017 04-15-2017 Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Sakura Sunday Shofuso Japanese House and Garden 04-09-2017 04-09-2017 Horticulture Center
PHILADANCO Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 04-13-2017 04-15-2017 Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts - Perelman Theater
Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival Prince Theater 04-21-2017 04-23-2017 Prince Theater
Hopped Up Hackettstown Scavenger Pub Crawl 04-21-2017 04-21-2017 Man Skirt Brewing
Lung Love Run/Walk Philadelphia Lung Cancer Alliance 04-22-2017 04-22-2017 Philadelphia Zoo
Food For Thought 2017 ACHIEVEability 04-22-2017 04-22-2017 Urban Outfitters Headquarters in The Navy Yard
Seaport Museum Celebrates Earth Day Independence Seaport Museum 04-22-2017 04-22-2017 Independence Seaport Museum
Alice in Wonderland GayBINGO! AIDS Fund 04-22-2017 04-22-2017 The Gershman Y
Earth Day Festival Appel Farm Arts and Music Center 04-23-2017 04-23-2017 Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
Fun Wild for the Zoo 5K Philadelphia Zoo 04-30-2017 04-30-2017 Philadelphia Zoo
80’s Party Weekend - Weird Science (1985) and Footloose (1984) The Mahoning Drive-In Theater 05-05-2017 05-06-2017 Mahoning Drive-in Theater
Princeton Photo Workshop: Night Photography: Philadelphia After Dark Princeton Photo Workshop 05-06-2017 05-06-2017 Reading Terminal Market
Second Annual Golf Outing 05-11-2017 05-11-2017 Hawk Pointe Golf Club
Run Your Own Adventure Trail Race Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education 05-16-2017 05-16-2017 Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
Dirty Dancing Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 05-16-2017 05-21-2017 Merriam Theater
Teen Actors! Night of One-Acts Mighty Writers 05-16-2017 05-30-2017 Mighty Writers, Inc.
Hairspray GayBINGO! AIDS Fund 05-20-2017 05-20-2017 The Gershman Y
FringeA-Thon FringeArts 05-20-2017 05-21-2017 Blue Cross RiverRink
Living Beyond Breast Cancer's Reach & Raise: Philadelphia Living Beyond Breast Cancer 05-21-2017 05-21-2017 Philadelphia Museum of Art

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