The Piazza is no stranger to exciting events. It’s big screen monitor often airs Phillies games and other sporting events. Its art galleries are constantly hosting openings, its record shop and clothing boutiques are constantly having special occasions; and they even have Trick Zone for special magician performances. Meanwhile its courtyard is always playing host to farmers markets, arts and craft vendors, and the occasional dance party. They are even getting ready to play host to a huge portion of this years Equality Forum. But in May The Piazza is gearing up to play host to several events that will serve up a little bit of something for everybody.

Philadelphia Restaurant Weekend (May 1-2)

The Piazza at Schmidts is hosting the Philadelphia Restaurant Weekend, which gathers Philadelphia’s finest restaurants in one common space. It already houses eateries like P.Y.T, El Camino Real, Swift Half, Bar Ferdinand, Sonata, Darling’s Diner, and Apollinare, but it will also play host to restaurants such as The Latest Dish, Varga Bar, Wine-O, Rustica, Elevation Burger, Hikari. The weekend is set to coincide with the Sunday Out! portion of the Equality Forum. See the schedule here.

May Day Celebration (May 8-9)

The Piazza’s May Day Floral Celebration is a gorgeous sight to behold. Over 100 Floral Vendors will be participating in this gorgeous event. Now you can stop worrying about where you’re going to buy for Mother’s Day. Featured Vendors include all things floral and garden related.

Fashion Weekend (May 15-16)

To all you fashionistas, this is the ultimate fashion weekend! 150 designers and boutiques, 1 to-die-for trunk show, and The Piazza’s very own fashion show, all within 30,00 square feet. More details here.

For a full-on update in regards to the latest restaurants and vendors that are scheduled to take part in any of these events, you can follow the Piazza on Facebook. And to sign on to become a vendor at any of these events, or any upcoming events that the Piazza features, you can checkout their Market Website.

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