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Open Streets at
Penn Fest

Sunday, September 15 from 1 to 5 pm

NEW! Live Music Venue! - at 6613 Penn Avenue South, Richfield

Download the 2019 Penn Fest Flyer here.

Open Streets at Penn Fest - 

FREE Admission - Unlimited Fun!

Open Streets at Penn Fest is you day to explore the Penn Central of Richfield neighborhood. For a few short hours, the traffic will be off the street and replaced by fun activities like music, dance, food, sports, games, pet exhibits and more. Walk, bike or skateboard the street to vist over 100 exhibits and attractions.
Penn Avenue will be closed to traffic from 62nd to 76th Streets. Look for activites and exhibitors from 62nd to 71st Streets. Enjoy a wide open, traffic free street from 71st to 76th Streets to bike or skateboard. FREE admission. 
From local favorite restaurants to food trucks and guest vendors, Open Streets at Penn Fest offers food choices galore. There's something for practically every taste.

Local restaurants

Live music from Pocketful 'A' Change and Ragtown. Plus pizza, beer and more.
'50s retro diner with burgers, chili cheese dogs, chese curds and sandwiches
A taste of the Mediterranean with gyros, kabobs, falafels, salads and more.
A tempting selection of ice cream flavors and Vienna Chicago-style hot dogs.
Burgers, sandwiches and beer from Richfield's oldest business
Pizza slices and craft beer from a local favorite
Get your donuts, sandwiches and coffee at the Penn Avenue Dunkin'.

An Animal Lovers Paradise

The Pet Zone

Meet with pet rescue groups, pet services, pet related businesses and more in the Pet Zone at 63rd and Penn. Bring your furry friend to enjoy  the day with you!

NEW to Penn Fest in 2019

Logrolling on the Street!

Check out logrolling at Penn Fest!
A tub will be placed on the street and filled with water. Watch the demos or give it a try yourself. Check out this video on logrolling

Woof Central Pet Zone Stage 

Look for a day of fun at the Woof Central stage at 6315 Penn Avenue South. 

  • 1:00 pm Live Music by Chase and Lucas
  • 1:30 pm Fastest Peanut Butter Eater Contest
  • 2:00 pm Police K9 Demos
  • 2:30 pm  Live Music by Chase and Lucas
  • 3:00 Undersanding Your Dog's Behavior
  • 3:30 pm Best Doggie Trick Contest
  • 4:00 Police K9 Demos
Register your dog now for the "best Peanut Butter Eater Contest or the Best Doggie Trick Contest.

Food trucks and guest vendors

A returning favorite. Fisn and chips and sausage and chips
Back by Popular demand! Tater tot inspired culinary delights.
New in 2019. Try the sambusa - a pastry filled with savory beef and lentils. 
Known for Rockin' Tacos - Pulled pork tacos, Chicken tacos and Philly sandwiches
Slow smoked BBQ - brisket, pork, rib tips and mac and cheese.
Tacos, burritos, quesadillas, chimichungas, flouta, churros
Jumbo eggrolls, cream cheese wonton, chicken dumplings, chicken wings and fried tofu.

Download the 2019 event map here.

Jim Berner - Classic songs of the 40s, 50s and 60s - at 1 pm
One Hand Loose - New Orleans rhythm and blues - at 1:45 pm
Black Isles  - Traditional Middle Eastern songs - at 2:30 pm
Ecuador Manta  - Latin American Andean music - at 3:30 pm

Bring an Appetite - Enjoy a Feast on the Street

Thank you Richfield Tourism and Promotions Board for sponsoring the Penn Fest Music Stage