Spring Festivals and Events: The Flower Show, Philadelphia Science Festival, Broad Street Run, and More

By Grace Dickinson
Feb 17, 2020 8:35 AM ET

Flower-filled events fittingly usher in the season, like Longwood’s orchid spectacle, the Riviera-themed Flower Show, and the Cherry Blossom Festival in Fairmount Park. As springtime progresses, save room in your calendar for other blockbuster events, including the South Street Spring Festival, Ninth Street Italian Market Festival, and Odunde.

All draw thousands of people together to relish the warmer weather while enjoying food, drinks, and outdoor entertainment. And if you plan on running the popular Broad Street Run this year, be sure to make arrangements now. Registration for the lottery opened Feb. 1and closes Feb. 14.

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