Block Party with Drew Nugent & the Midnight Society

Block Party with Drew Nugent & the Midnight Society
Friday, September 8th 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Come celebrate the 100th Anniversary of The Benjamin Franklin Parkway with Moore College of Art & Design and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University!  Moore will present Drew Nugent & the Midnight Society outside the College's main entrance and The Galleries at Moore and The Art Shop will be open until 9:00 pm.


  • 12th Street Catering’s Academy Beer Garden
  • Sage’s Diamond Café
  • Drew Nugent & The Midnight Social: 6:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Dino Dancers, every hour on the hour beginning at 4:30 pm
  • Improv Performance Group, featuring Kimya Imani Jackson, Jim Strong and Schuyler Thum: 5:00 pm, 7:15 pm, 8:15pm
  • Caricatures: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Chalk drawing: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Moore & the Academy open free-of-charge


Go back to the time of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, and the rest of the Jazz Age greats!  Drew Nugent & the Midnight Society is Philadelphia’s very own RED HOT Jazz ensemble. They specialize in playing jazz, blues,and pop music from the Jazz Age in the true spirit of the Roaring Twenties—right down to the instrumentation and duds of the era.
Admission is free. A great way to spend a Friday in PhillY! 
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