Welcome to the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Special Events website!


We invite you to engage with us via our social media pages, view our photos from events, download our applications, and leave questions, comments or concerns on our Ask Us page.


Philadelphia’s special events industry is growing, and the Office of Special Events will take a leading role in building the City’s event capacity by streamlining inter-agency coordination, increasing community and business engagement efforts and leading research into international municipal best-practices.
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OSE Blogs

Check here for updates regarding special event road closures, press releases and important information.


Check out our event photo gallery here!

Ask Us

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Find Us

1 215 686 3488

1515 Arch St., 15th Floor
Philadelphia, Pa 19102

Monday-Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM