Come on down to check out the exciting events taking place this September at the Navy Yard! From the Philly Burger Brawl to YogaPuncture at Nava Yoga, you won’t want to miss any of our September happenings. We hope to see you soon!
Bregy Back to School Drive
Monday, August 26 to Friday, September 20
The Navy Yard will hold a school supply drive August 26 to September 20 to support our adopted Philadelphia public school, F. Amedee Bregy Elementary School, located in the Marconi Plaza neighborhood of South Philadelphia, serving students from kindergarten to grade 8.
Thursday, September 12 & 26, 2019; 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Building 543 hosts an ever-changing roster of local entrepreneurs, gardeners, artists, shops, and designers who bring items like handmade jewelry, homemade chocolates, vintage clothing, home goods and much more – to give the community a chance to browse and shop unique items. Each month’s vendors are announced on Instagram @URBNCommunity.
Friday, September 13, 2019; 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Consider this your scheduled date at Nava Yoga with essential self-care. Expect an easeful flow that opens up the body and softens the mind – all in an effort to receive the cleansing benefits of acupuncture. At the end of your practice, you will rest comfortably with blankets and bolsters and enjoy acupuncture to replenish the body’s energy. Those new to yoga and/or acupuncture welcome. The price of this class is $30.
Philadelphia Brain Aneurysm Walk
Saturday September 14, 2019; 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience and the Brain Aneurysm Foundation join forces at the Navy Yard to raise awareness for brain aneurysms and the impact this disease has on patients and their families.
Philly Burger Brawl
Sunday, September 15, 2019; 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The annual Burger Brawl, where more than 50 restaurants compete for best burger, is moving to the Navy Yard! This year the all-you-can-eat event will be held on the Marine Parade Grounds in partnership with The Fund for the Philadelphia School District.
Meet the Artist Happy Hour
Friday, September 20, 2019; 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Head to Bar Amis for a chance to meet its first featured artist, Emily Ryan, whose work will be on display in the restaurant throughout the fall. The happy hour event will offer guests an opportunity to chat to Emily, view her work, and enjoy complimentary drinks from Bravazzi Hard Italian Soda.
Leashes of Valor PupWalk4LOV
Saturday, September 21, 2019; 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Bring your pup down to the Navy Yard for a charity walk to benefit Leashes of Valor, a non profit organization that provides task trained service dogs that are public access ready to veterans dealing with PTSD, TBI or MST at no cost to the veteran. Leashes of Valor will host its first annual PupWalk4LOV at the Chapel of Four Chaplains.
6th Annual Chapel Family Day & Open House
Saturday, September 21, 2019; 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Join the Chapel of Four Chaplains & the South Philadelphia Lions Club for a casual, family-friendly event to recognize donors and friends while raising awareness for the foundation.
Bee’s Knees Week at Bar Amis
Monday, September 23, 2019 to Sunday, September 29, 2019
Help Bar Amis save the bees during Bee’s Knees Week, a spotlight on the importance of bees in the food and drink system. Purchase a bee’s knees cocktail and $1 from each drink will go towards saving the bees.
Yin Yoga + Massage
Friday, September 27, 2019; 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Yin Yoga seeks to relinquish muscular effort to lengthen fascia (connective tissue) and enhance flexibility/mobility mindfully. In this special class, the process of deep healing is aided by gentle massage so achy backs, stiff necks and sore shoulders can truly release. Beginner appropriate. The price is $30 for this class.
Lunch Truck Lineup
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays; 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Join Philly’s favorite mobile vendors for lunch all summer long! Keep an eye out every week as we announce the lineup on the Navy Yard’s social media channels.
- Tuesdays & Thursdays at the Marine Parade Grounds, Broad & Intrepid Ave
- Wednesdays at 19th & Kitty Hawk Ave in the heart of the industrial campus
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.
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.
Navy Yard Outdoor Yoga
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 levels, 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). Free but pre-registration is preferred.
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.
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.
Bar Amis Catering is Back
Bring Bar Amis to your next event with these Navy Yard inspired catering packages. First time orders received 20% off.
Vincera Rehab Specialty Running Assessments
Training for a race? Take advantage of Vincera Rehab’s running assessment that identify issues in your running form. All assessments come with a custom program designed to maximize your running potential.
South Bowl Navy Yard Employee Special
“The Yard” at South Bowl is a family-friendly outdoor space with games, music, food, and beverages. Navy Yard employees can take advance of half price batch drinks and enjoy Dollar Machine Mondays, Taco Tuesdays, Winning Wednesdays, and Thursday Dollar Dog Nights with Navy Yard ID.
Wells Fargo Center Martin Garrix 4-Pack Special
Navy Yard employee discounts and special packages available for Wells Fargo Center events and concerts. Take advantage of the 4-pack ticket offer for Martin Garrix with special guests Matt Ox & Paz outside at the Wells Fargo Center Complex on September 28.