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Corn Planting Moon Rowboating (2019)

View from the dock across the Schuylkill River, looking upriver toward the skyline in the evening; city lights reflect in the water

May 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bartram’s Garden Community Boathouse
5400 Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States

Celebrate the Corn Planting Moon!

– Venture out onto the water in illuminated skiffs built by Philly youth

– Take in the wonders of the Schuylkill River by moonlight while enjoying sounds by DJ DuiJi 13

– Safety equipment & basic instruction provided

– Telescope available for night sky viewing

– Seeds & plant starts available for purchase from Truelove Seeds

– Refreshments available

 

Location: Bartram’s Garden Community Boathouse

Time: 7-10 PM with boating available from 7-9 PM

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

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