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Kid Friendly Philadelphia: PASSYUNK SQUARE / EAST PASSYUNK

Posted on: October 14, 2013

Passyunk Square / East Passyunk— Passyunk Square is a dynamic South Philadelphia neighborhood. The very best of old-school Philly paired with a new and exciting nightlife, the Passyunk neighborhood has much to offer for single people and families alike. From the rustic charm of the Italian market to the hip East Passyunk corridor, Passyunk Square is a place you’d be proud to call home. Below are some family friendly destinations in the neighborhood.


Palumbo Rec Center: Structured programing for children and adults of all ages, Indoor and outdoor Basketball courts, Softball field, Football field, Summer camp, and After School Programing. (700 S. 9th St.)

Columbus Square Rec Center:  Sports, Arts classes, camp for children of all ages. (1200 Wharton St.)


Philadelphia Summer Camps: A blog dedicated to Philadelphia area summer camp programs.

Attractions/ Things To Do:

AmeriKick Karate: South Philly Karate Classes for All Ages (1617 Snyder Ave.)

Fleisher: Art Classes in South Philly (719 Catherine St.)

Kid Friendly Restaurants / Stores:

Kid Friendly Restaurants:

Belle Cakery (1437 East Passyunk Avenue)

Capogiro Gelateria (1625 East Passyunk Avenue)

Favors and Flavors (1827 East Passyunk Avenue)

Ms. Goody Cupcake (1838 East Passyunk Avenue)

Rita’s Water Ice (1356 East Passyunk Avenue)

Zoey’s Yogurt Bar (1207 S. 9th Street)

Green Olives Cafe (1941 East Passyunk Avenue)

Karina’s (1520 E Passyunk Ave)

Marra’s (1734 E. Passyunk Ave)

Children and Infant’s Clothing Stores:

A Star Is Born (1821 East Passyunk Avenue)

Bella Baby Boutique (1842 East Passyunk Avenue)

Boystown and Girlstown (1708 East Passyunk Avenue)

The Painted Lady (1910 East Passyunk Avenue)

Sweet Alyssa (1817 East Passyunk Avenue)

Cloth (1605 East Passyunk Avenue)

Other Kid Friendly Stores:

Sammi’s Shoe Box (1918 East Passyunk Avenue)

South Philly Comics (1840 East Passyunk Avenue)

More Info:

Passyunk Square: All About Passyunk Square

Visit East Passyunk: All About East Passyunk