IT'S OUR PARK
Last week hundreds and hundreds of Philadelphians came together for a benefit concert generously performed by The Bacon Brothers and Rob Grote, emceed by Pierre Robert. What a great night! Interested in getting more involved? Read more here by guest blogger, Gail Bower.
BACON BROTHERS TO TAKE THE STAGE IN SUPPORT OF THE RAIL PARK ON 2/4
The Center City District (CCD) and Friends of the Rail Park are proud to announce that The Bacon Brothers, Philadelphia natives Michael and Kevin Bacon, will play a special benefit concert to support Phase I of the Viaduct Rail Park on February 4, 2016 at Union Transfer. The concert will support the construction of Phase I of the Viaduct Rail Park, a CCD-managed project, carried out in partnership with the City of Philadelphia and Friends of the Rail Park. Read more here on Philly.com and see below for the details.
Special thanks to our concert sponsors:
WHO: The Bacon Brothers
WHAT: Benefit Concert for Phase I of the Rail Park
WHERE: Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
WHEN: Thursday, February 4, 2016 @ 8 PM
TICKETS: General Admission $35 / VIP $125
www.utphilly.com or www.baconbros.com
VIP Tickets includes entrance to VIP Cocktail Party from 6-8 p.m. with open bar, complimentary hors d’oeuvres, VIP parking, and exclusive mezzanine viewing section.
WITHIN REACH OF PHASE 1 OF THE RAIL PARK
Friends of the Rail Park is partnering with Center City District, which will manage the construction of Phase 1 of the Rail Park. Of the $9.6 million construction goal, more than $5.1 million has been raised to date, and with your help we can break ground in 2016. Tax-deductible donations for construction of Phase 1 of the Rail Park can be made by clicking on the follow link: