Pastorius Park Summer Concerts

Pastorius Park Concerts, the longest running outdoor concert series in Philadelphia, celebrated its 71st Anniversary in 2019. Every year concerts take place against the backdrop of one of Chestnut Hill’s most majestic areas. The concerts are presented by the CHCA, and supported by both the Chestnut Hill Community Association and the main sponsor, Chestnut Hill Hospital. Pastorius Park is located on Millman Street (

Chestnut Hill Hospital
We are also grateful to individual concert sponsors- Atria Lafayette Hill, Market at the Fareway and Chestnut Hill Hotel, and Merrill Lynch-Nottingham, Walsh, Goodman & Associates.

Our Series Concession Sponsor is Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

2019 Schedule of Performers included:

June 12 -Conjunto Philadelphia, Philadelphia's most exciting Cuban band!
Sponsored by the Market at the Fareway and the Chestnut Hill Hotel
Chestnut Hill Hotel and Market at the Fareway

Jacl Saint Clair Orchestra
June 19 - The Jack Saint Clair Orchestra, featuring some of the best instrumentalists in Philly!
Sponsored by Atria Lafayette Hill
Atria Lafayette Hill

June 26 - Zydeco a-go-go  let the good times roll!

Elegance String Quartet
July 3 - Elegance String Quartet, A stylish contemporary string quartet

Beppe Gambetta
XPN Welcomes July 10 - Beppe Gambetta
A master innovator of the acoustic guitar:
All donations at our July 10th concert with Beppe Gambetta go to the Police District #14 Advisory Fund and the Firefighters Widow Fund.

July 17 - Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz. Neofunkadelicfolkpoptwangrock:

The Gothard Sisters
July 24 - The Gothard Sisters, contemporary Celtic group:
Concert Sponsored by Merrill Lynch-Nottingham, Walsh, Goodman and Associates
Merrilly Lynch- Nottingham, Walsh, Goodman & Associates

If your band is interested in performing in Pastorius Park (view map) in the summer of 2020, send your press kit and music samples via email to
If you are interested in being a sponsor of our concert series please contact Anne McNiff, CHCA Executive Director at 215-248-8811 or email

Cost Range: Free 
Committee Chair: Julie Byrne
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