Party it up This May as Spring Comes to a Close

Before the humidity of summer hits, it’s time to hit the parties for spring. We rounded up some fun indoor and outdoor events near your Royal Athena apartment this May.

 

Bow Ties, Big Hats, & Bourbon — A Kentucky Derby Party — Get down and derby over at West Laurel Hill Cemetery and Funeral Home on May 4 from  4-7:30 p.m. At Bow Ties, Big Hats, & Bourbon — A Kentucky Derby Party, you will enjoy Derby-inspired food, live music and more. Proceeds from the event, which is only three minutes away from Royal Athena, will go toward Gateway HorseWorks.

 

South Street Spring Festival — Rain or shine, the South Street Spring Festival will provide you with Philly’s hottest bands, food, drinks, vendors and more. The all-day event takes place 11 a.m.-8 p.m. May 4.

 

The Lost Got Found 2nd Annual Benefit & Silent Auction — Head over to Platform Thirty at Beat Street Station, just 10 minutes away from Royal Athena, for an evening of catered food, a cash bar, raffles and more to benefit Lost Got Found’s expansion and mental-health curriculum. The semi-formal charity event will be held 7-11 p.m., May 10.

 

2019 Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival — Light up your evening at the Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival. The annual event, held just 15 minutes away from Royal Athena, will feature a 200-foot-long phoenix, interactive installations, a walk-through dragon tunnel, Asian cuisine, a beer garden and more. It will be open 6-11 p.m., seven nights a week through June 30.

 

South Street Spring Festival

May 4, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.

South Street Headhouse District

200 Pine St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

 

Bow Ties, Big Hats & Bourbon: A Kentucky Derby Party

May 4, 4-7:30 p.m.

West Laurel Hill Cemetery and Funeral Home

225 Belmont Ave., Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania 19004

 

The Lost Got Found

May 10, 7-11 p.m.

Platform Thirty at Beat Street Station

4401 Cresson St., Philadelphia, PA 19127

 

2019 Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival

May 1-June 30, 6-11 p.m.

6th & Race Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106