20+ Events You Can’t Miss This June

by Navy Yard
May 28, 2019

Categories: Events,

June welcomes more opportunities to explore and discover the Navy Yard! This month, don’t miss the Great Beer Festival on June 1, Pizzadelphia II on June 15, the 3rd annual PHL Innovation Picnic on June 27, or Philadelphia VolleyBRAWL on June 29-30! What are you waiting for — visit us!


Navy Yard Summer Sampling
Friday, May 31, 2019; 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Join us for the exclusive Navy Yard employee-only Craft Beer Summer Sampling event. The Navy Yard and Starfish Junction are offering free tickets to the first 500 registered Navy Yard employees for an exclusive beer tasting at the Marine Parade Grounds with a 32-team cornhole tournament.

Navy Yard Cornhole Tournament
Friday, May 31, 2019; 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Held at the annual Craft Beer Summer Sampling event, 32 two-person teams will face off to become the first ever Navy Yard Cornhole Champions. Do you have what it takes? Claim your spot today!


Great Beer Expo 
Saturday, June 1, 2019; 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM
The Great Beer Fest returns to the Navy Yard for what promises to be the summer’s best beer festival. This year’s event will include local favorites, the-most-talked-about newcomers, and an impressive collection of unique beers and special collaborations — a great way to kick-off Philly Beer Week.

Girls on the Run Spring 5k
Sunday, June 2, 2019; 9:00 AM
Join Girls on the Run Philadelphia and celebrate the year’s accomplishments at its annual Spring 5k held on the Navy Yard’s historic Marine Parade Grounds! Support these girls as a running buddy, or a cheer pal at the finish line.

Made In America’s CAUSE VILLAGE Art Initiative Event
Friday, June 7, 2019; 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
CAUSE VILLAGE at Made in America is the festival’s philanthropic footprint and hub for social action.  This Art Initiative Event will be held at the Marine Parade Grounds, where Philadelphia-based artists will paint designs onto the new CAUSE VILLAGE letter – one artist per letter.

Muscle Walk of Greater Philadelphia
Saturday, June 8, 2019; 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Join the Philadelphia Phillies with the Muscular Dystrophy Association for a celebration of strength at the Muscle Walk of Greater Philadelphia, held at the Navy Yard.

Great Chefs Event
Saturday, June 8, 2019; 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Hosted by Marc Vetri, this event brings together esteemed chefs from across the country to create gourmet tasting plates. Held at the Urban Outfitters Headquarters in the Navy Yard, this event is a family-friendly, afternoon with a revamped kids’ zone featuring plenty of activities between bites. Free for kids 12 and under!

Philadelphia Walk for Williams
Sunday, June 9, 2019; 9:00 AM
Join the Williams Syndrome Association (WSA) and local volunteers in Central Green to raise awareness and funds to help change the future for individuals with Williams syndrome.

Navy Yard Night & Phillies Pregame Tailgate 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019: 4:30 PM
Join us for a Phillies pregame tailgate hosted at Bar Amis, featuring exclusive food and drink specials for Navy Yard employees, family, and friends attending the Phillies game. Game tickets are $20 each and food deals at the tailgate include: $5 burgers, $2 hot dogs, $1 popcorn bags, and $3 beer.

Pizzadelphia II
Saturday, June 15, 2019; 12:30 PM
Pizzadelphia II brings back the top pizzaiolos, culinary experts, craft beers and entertainers to the masses this June on the Marine Parade Grounds, creating a one-of-a-kind Philly festival experience for consumers, restaurateurs, industry, and lifestyle brands alike.

Wendell Hobbs’ Master Of Jazz Orchestra
Saturday, June 15, 2019; 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The Premiere Concert of the Wendell Hobbs’ Master of Jazz Orchestra hosted at the Chapel of Four Chaplains at the Navy Yard is dedicated to the memory of the four Chaplains who gave their lives in World War II during the sinking of the USAT Dorchester. The music for this Concert has a World War II and 1940’s theme. Tickets on sale now.

Negroni Fountain Happy Hour 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019; 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Join Bar Amis for a free negroni during Negroni Week at Bar Amis in the Navy Yard! Campari America will be giving away classic Negroni drinks via their epic Negroni Fountain.

3rd annual PHL Innovation Picnic
Thursday, June 27, 2019; 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The 3rd annual PHL Innovation Picnic celebrates the collective spirit of the region’s innovation ecosystem. Held on the iconic Marine Parade Grounds, the picnic assembles key leaders to deliver food, drinks, games, and comradery. Most importantly, it will support organizations building the pipeline of tomorrow to ensure this picnic and this community thrives for years to come.

CreativeMornings at the Navy Yard
Friday, June 28, 2019; 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for the creative community in the City of Brotherly Love. Join CreativeMornings at the Navy Yard for a FREE 20-minute talk, plus coffee!

Philadelphia VolleyBRAWL
Saturday & Sunday, June 29-30, 2019; 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
A two-day, grass volleyball tournament organized by the Friends of Philadelphia Volleyball, held on the Marine Parade Grounds.


Navy Yard Outdoor Yoga – Free
Wednesdays; 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM & Fridays; 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Unwind and reset your body & mind with free yoga classes, suitable for all level, from beginners to advanced. Join Nava Yoga Center in Crescent Park on Wednesdays from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM and in League Island Park on Fridays at 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM. BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat). Pre-registration is preferred.

Lunch & Learn with Penn State at the Navy Yard
Various Dates & Times in May
Penn State at the Navy Yard offers opportunities to expand and grow your career with professional certificates, Six Sigma trainings, and a MBA program offered at the Navy Yard. Register for a lunch and learn to find out more about program details, scholarships, and admission information.

Lunch Truck Lineup
Tuesdays & Thursdays; 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
The food trucks are back! Philly’s favorite mobile vendors have returned to the Marine Parade Grounds. Keep an eye out every week as we announce the lineup on the Navy Yard’s social media channels.

Sunday Worship Service at the Chapel
Sundays, beginning at 8:30 AM
In partnership with the 19th Street Baptist Church, the Chapel of Four Chaplains hosts an 8:30 AM bible study/Sunday school and a 10:30 AM church service.

Toastmasters Sub & Surface Club
Every second & fourth Wednesday of the month; 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The Toastmasters Sub and Surface Club meets at the Navy Yard. Please contact the Club at 215-983-4897 for meeting details and more information.

Philly Foodworks Farmers Market Pick Up
Thursdays; 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Philly Foodworks is a local online farmers market like no other. Choose from flexible options that include fresh, local vegetables, fruits, pantry items, eggs, bread, meat, yogurt, and cheese! Pick up is at Building 101. Navy Yard employees can receive $15 OFF the first order with offer code: NAVYYARD.

Navy Yard Running Club 
Tuesdays beginning at 5:45 PM
We run all year long! Join your fellow Navy Yard employees for a free, weekly all levels group run around the Navy Yard! The Navy Yard Running Club will meet for a 2-5 mile run or interval run, ending with runners’ specials at Bar Amis. Follow us on instagram @NYRC_phila.


Navy Yard Night & Phillies Pregame Tailgate 
Join us on Wednesday, June 12 for a Phillies pregame tailgate hosted at Bar Amis, featuring exclusive food and drink specials for Navy Yard employees, family, and friends attending the Phillies game. Game tickets are $20 each and food deals at the tailgate include: $5 burgers, $2 hot dogs, $1 popcorn bags, and $3 beer.

Nava Yoga First Month Unlimited Special 
Treat yourself or a friend to Nava Yoga’s First Month Unlimited Special. Sign-up for a Monthly Unlimited class card for just $69 on your first visit and choose from over 30 classes a week for less than $2 a day.

Mercer Café at the Navy Yard 
Save 20% on your next dine-in visit or 10% on catering. Visit Mercer Cafe today to learn how to take advantage of this offer.

Indego Bike Friendly Business Network
Navy Yard businesses can take advantage of free discounts on annual passes and discover the joys of bikeshare. Take a step to help improve your employees’ health while gaining access to substantial discounts on one of the most affordable transportation option in Philadelphia!

Wells Fargo Center Navy Yard Employee Specials
Navy Yard employee discounts and special packages available for Wells Fargo Center events and concerts. To redeem your discount, please use promotional code: GRPPIDC.

Philadelphia Union vs New York Red Bulls
Take advantage of the Navy Yard special offer and watch the Philadelphia Union take on the New York Red Bulls. Tickets are $25.