Pictures from Halloween Hoedown 2011

Halloween Hoedown

Here are some fun photos from this weekend’s Halloween Hoedown. The event was a great success! Approximately 800 people attended. We distributed 410 pumpkins and entertained the crowds with a moon bounce, magician, face painter, ballon guy, and free snacks, candy, and fresh apples. Thanks to Roman Blazic for the photos. More can be seen [read more]


2nd Annual Halloween Hoedown


Join the Friends of Penn Treaty Park on October 22nd for our 2nd Annual Halloween Hoedown featuring Fishtown’s Largest Pumpkin Patch, children’s music (live band), magician, food and drinks, a moonbounce, and other great surprises. Dress in your Halloween best. Prizes for best costumes. The festivities start at 12:30 P.M. Rain Date is October 23rd [read more]


Clothesline Art 2011

Clothesline Art

Join the Friends of Penn Treaty Park for our annual children’s art competition and exhibition. You’ll marvel at the great artwork produced by neighborhood children. Free refreshments for all participants. Prizes for the best artwork. The event takes place this Saturday, October 15th from 10:00 a.m. to noon.  


The Trail of Hope


From the Thursday, October 6th, 2011 edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer: Inspired by Penn Treaty Park, Peter Prusinowski walks to Oklahoma – the route of Leni-Lenape Indians forced westward. “When his children were young, Peter Prusinowski walked them in Penn Treaty Park. The place spoke to him. The Polish immigrant was fascinated by what happened [read more]