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Lunchtime Concerts Return to Dilworth Park with Support from TD Bank

Giavana Suraci  
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Live music with local musicians every Wednesday this fall

PHILADELPHIA (August 24, 2023): Center City District (CCD) brings lunchtime concerts to Dilworth Park this fall with the return of Live @ Lunch presented by TD Bank. The performances will begin on September 6 and will continue every Wednesday through October 4 from noon-1 p.m. Local musicians will headline the series and attendance is free for everyone.

Office workers can relax in the shaded TD Bank Terrace, which offers great views of the park’s dancing fountain and historic City Hall. For lunch, the Dilworth Park Café featuring Salt & Vinegar will be stocked with gourmet grab-and-go salads and sandwiches, and the Air Grille Garden will have a full menu of snack bar staples like burgers and tacos.

This season’s Live @ Lunch presented by TD Bank lineup was curated in partnership with the Women’s Coalition for Empowerment, a local nonprofit organization that works to improve financial support and access to employment for financially disadvantaged emerging artists, musicians and performers.

The schedule of performances include:

  • September 6: Patrice Hawthorne
  • September 13:  Shekhinah B.
  • September 20: Barbara Sheree
  • September 27: Kharisma McIlwaine
  • October 4: Carla Gamble

Live @ Lunch in Dilworth Park is presented by TD Bank. All programs are weather permitting and subject to change. Visit for additional information.   


The Center City District, a private-sector organization dedicated to making Center City Philadelphia clean, safe and attractive, is committed to maintaining Center City’s competitive edge as a regional employment center, a quality place to live, and a premier regional destination for dining, shopping and cultural attractions. Find us at and on Facebook and Twitter.