The Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll Returns Thursday, September 15th 2022

A graphic reading "Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll" over a photo of people enjoying the festival
Aug 29, 2022 12 months ago

On Thursday, September 15th, West Philadelphia’s Baltimore Avenue will transform into a shopper’s dream during the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll. From 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM, visitors are invited to stroll up and down Baltimore Avenue between 40th and 51st Streets for one-night-only $1, $3, and $5 deals on food, drinks, merchandise, and more from local businesses and neighborhood vendors.

And that's not all! We're offering fun and entertainment all along Baltimore, with an activity zone at the HMS School parking lot (4400 Baltimore), a block party on 48th near Calvary Church, and a drumline at 50th and Baltimore. Our map is coming soon, but for now check out the special activities below!


Performances and Pop-Up Activities

Dollar Stroll Block Party - 48th and Baltimore Avenue

  • Live music with The Big Push - First set at 5:30 pm
  • Chalk art activities 
  • Community vendors: Amira's Delites, Pound Cake Heaven, New Day Office Bakery Cafe, Calvary UMC and Center, Curio Theater Company, University City Historical Society, Irene, Got U Covered, and the Pink Elephant


Cedar Park - 50th and Baltimore 

  • Community vendors What's on the Grill and Izzily Waisted 
  • Pottery demonstration with Black Hound Clay Studio


HMS School Activity Zone - 44th and Baltimore   

  • HMS School offering $5 books, t-shirts, student artwork
  • $1 mini pops and sandwiches from Popalong (Lil' Pop Shop x Weckerly's)
  • Stacey's Face Painting
  • University City Arts League offering make-your-own buttons, badges, or pins
  • Entertaining Mirrors Pop-Up Photobooth


The Triangle at 50th

  • Positive Movement Drumline (featuring "Philly Elmo") will perform at 6 PM, 7 PM, and 8 PM
  • New brewpub Carbon Copy will be hanging out and sharing news about their brewery, planned to open in the former Dock Street location in October 2022


5035 Baltimore Ave

  • Live Caribbean music from T&T Rhythm Makers


Download the Dollar Stroll map!