Events

Attend an event and learn about important vernacular traditions that offer resources for making social change in our region.

November 16, 2019

The Philadelphia Folklore Project recently commenced work with the Indonesian community, concentrated in South Philadelphia, around the practice of traditional music and dance through the Gamelan Angklung Workshop.

November 16, 2019
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October 30, 2019

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!

October 30, 2019
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October 23, 2019

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!

October 23, 2019
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October 19, 2019

As part of the La Ofrenda, the Philadelphia Folklore Project is presenting a Sugar Skull Workshop with Cesar Viveros and Ivonne Pinto-Garcia on Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 1 PM to 3 PM at the La Ofrenda Exhibition Space at 1135 Sout

October 19, 2019
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June 27, 2019

Join us at long table lined with banana leaves, covered with steamed rice and assorted Indonesian dishes. No need for utensils, this feast is eaten with your right hand. Don’t worry, PFP staff member, Sinta, will walk you through it!

June 27, 2019
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May 20, 2019 to May 23, 2019

What a fulfilling week to host Losang Samten and seeing you! We hope that you enjoy the Tibetan Sand Mandala residency and get to interact with Losang and our staff. 

May 20, 2019
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May 4, 2019

Participate in the dismantling ritual during which the mandala sand is prepared for its return to nature.

May 4, 2019
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May 2, 2019

In honor of the very special 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten's residency at PFP, we invite our donors for a private reception.  This is your chance to be up close and personal with this award-winning artist while munching on Ti

May 2, 2019
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April 29, 2019 to May 3, 2019

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! 

April 29, 2019
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February 28, 2019

Join us at long table lined with banana leaves, covered with steamed rice and assorted Indonesian dishes. No need for utensils, this feast is eaten with your right hand. Don’t worry, PFP staff member, Sinta, will walk you through it!

February 28, 2019
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