South Philly’s biggest annual block party is back and bigger than ever! This Sunday, from 12:00pm to 5:00pm, join us for the the 9th Annual East Passyunk Avenue Car Show and Street Festival taking over the Avenue from Broad to Dickinson streets. This year promises to be the best year ever with a new line-up of crafters, vendors, entertainers, restaurants, bars and food trucks. With something for every age – and every taste – the event is on the tops of our summer must-do list. Here’s 100 reasons you shouldn’t miss out!  (Note: The rain date is Sunday, August 3, 2014. Stay tuned the East Passyunk Twitter for weather time changes and updates.)

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HOT RIDES AND AWARDS GALORE

1) 140+ muscle, classic, antique, custom and show cars, trucks and motorcycles

2) So many trophies, so little time! Find out who wins for Top 50, Best Stock, Best Engine, Best Paint, Best of Show Car, Best of Show Motorcycle and more

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BANG! BOOM! CRAFT SHOP – BY NICE THINGS HANDMADE
3) Adorned by Aisha – Floral inspired jewelry

4) Anethum Jewelry – Upcycled vintage jewelry
5) Anna Benjamin – Color and designs on home wares and books
6) Beaucycled – Wonderful plant accessories
7) Brothers Pannell – Philly centric prints
8) ByYivvie – Lovable stuffed animals

9) Cuttink – Hand cut art
10) Erica Root Art and Illustration – Art and illustrations
11) Eyes Habit – Premier map maker with screen printed maps of local Philadelphia neighborhoods
12) Geek Boy Press – Favorite pop art and cult classics illustrations
13) Indican Jewelry – Beautiful statement jewelry
14) Ink the Print – Screen prints and photography around music, beer, life and Philly
15) J4woodwork – Handcrafted woodworking for function and fun
16) Jane Broadbent Ceramics – Traditional thrown ceramics
17) Laura Murdoch Fine Arts – Screen prints and block prints
18) Little Studs – Hand crocheted delicate jewelry
19) Manic Muse – Collection of vintage inspired jewelry
20) Old Blood Jewelry – Handcrafted original jewelry for everyday
21) Popped Stitches – Pop culture embroidery
22) Stanley, Chester and Albert Ceramics – Handcrafted ceramics with fun decals and other images
23) Tamme Handmade – Bags and other accessories
24) The Urban Cabin Soap Co. – Handcrafted vegan soap
25) Urban Textile Works – Philly and cityscapes printed on a variety of textiles

26) Wrong Work Ceramics – Best known for their beautiful handcrafted ceramic flasks

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LOCAL AVENUE EATS AND SIPS IN GREAT OUTDOORS
27) Birra – Pizza slices (normally Birra sells whole pies only) and craft beer specials

28) The Bottle Shop – Craft beer bar
29) Cantina los Caballitos – Outdoor bar with beer, margaritas and punch
30) El Zarape – Tacos al pastor on the outdoor spit and other Mexican favorites
31) Le Virtu – Abruzzese fare in the garden
32) Lucky 13 – Craft beer bar
33) Ms Goody Cupcake – Special party to celebrate 3rd anniversary on Avenue with special car show and anniversary flavors, cupcake deals, special bakery treats and cake shakes
34) Noir – $1.00 Montreal-style hot dogs, $4.00 arancini, $5.00 spiked blueberry lemonade and craft beer specials
35) Stogie Joe’s – Outdoor craft beer bar
36) Volta Market – Natural Iced teas

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TASTY TREATS FROM NEW FOOD TRUCK VENDORS

37) Cow and the Curd
38) Gi Guss Gourmet Popcorn
39) Hot Diggity
40) Lil Pop Shop
41) Little Baby’s Ice Cream
42) Made in the Shade Lemonade
43) Mompops
44) Oink and Moo BBQ
45) The Tot Cart
46) Weckerly’s Ice Cream

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LIVE MUSIC ON EVERY BLOCK

47) Steve Cal Band (between Tasker and Morris) – 12:00pm to 1:30pm

48) Rick Baccare (Stogie Joe’s) – 12:00pm to 4:00pm

49) Winky Williams & the Family Band (between Broad and Mifflin) – 12:30 to 2:00pm

50) DJ Linz & Mars (Singing Fountain) – 1:00pm to 5:00pm

51) The Drive-Ins (EPA and 12th) – 1:30pm to 3:00pm

52) Brown Sugar (between Tasker and Morris) – 3:00pm to 4:30pm

53) We Are Fauna (between Broad and Mifflin) – 3:00pm to 4:30pm

54) Joe King (Stogie Joe’s) – 4:00pm to 7:00pm

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FAMILY FUN FOR EVERYONE
55) Circus aerials (1:00pm to 3:00pm)
56) Tightrope demonstrations (1:30pm to 3:30pm)
57) Stilt walkers (1:30pm to 3:30pm)
58) Relax by the Singing Fountain
59) Philadelphia Flyers with prize giveaways
60) Adoptable dogs and cats available from PAWS
61) Kid Zone
62) Moonbounce
63) Art and craft classes
64) Face painting

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STREET VENDORS, AUTO MERCHANDISE AND SO MUCH MORE!

65) Philly Phaithful and Broad Street Broad

66) Passyunk Square Civic Association

67) Smak Parlour Fashion Truck

68) Support Homeless Veterans

69) Strong & Tender (about to open on East Passyunk)

70) Chloe & Isabel Jewelry

71) Creative Marketing Ventures

72) Croft Gate (car products)

73) Dri Wash N Guard (car products)

74) Drink Philly

75) Embellish Pop-Up Shoppe

76) Fair Maiden Photographs

77) Food & Water Watch

78) Green Mountain Energy

79) Green Way

80) Jak Jeckel Pepper Sauce

81) Jefferson Sleep Disorder Center

82) JT’s Shirts

83) Long & Foster Real Estate

84) Lundy Law

85) Mental Health Assoc of SEPA

86) Mid-Atlantic Waterproofing

87) Tatyana Boutique

88) PAWS

89) Penn Jersey Roller Derby

90) Philly Bike Share

91) Agora Cyber School

92) Point of View Vending

93) Renewal by Anderson

97) Solar Sunglasses

98) Temple Athletics

99) Towanda’s Baby Clothes

100) Save $20 off first ride (new users) with promo code EPACAR by downloading Uber

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For times, festival maps, pro tips and more visit these great resources below – and make sure to plan ahead for parking, take Uber OR hit up the super savvy social media account of SEPTA for PRO TIPS on public transportation.

  • CBS Positively Philadelphia – Story click here
  • Drink Philly – Story click here
  • Uwishunu – Story click here

During the day, Tweet along with us at @EPassyunkAve and use the hashtag #passyunkcarshow. For information, visit www.visiteastpassyunk.com.

Disclaimer: No other compensation was provided in exchange for this blog post. Facebook, Twitter and Google are not affiliated with any Philly Loves Fun giveaways ever. Please confirm all times and schedules with official organizers. Philly Loves Fun is not sponsoring this event. 

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