River Wards Community Mixtape!

The River Wards Sound Collective, a musician and music entrepreneur cooperative housed by NKCDC, is seeking submissions for songs and cover art as an upcoming community mixtape project! We’re asking for entries of one song or piece of artwork sent to RiverWardsSoundCollective@gmail.com. Submissions are due by midnight on April 17th! Any and all genres are encouraged to[…]

March First Friday!

Bring in the Spring with all these amazing First Friday events around the neighborhood! Xhale Lounge 453 E Girard Enjoy a cigar – 18 and over only Vape O2 411 E Girard March Spring Sale 12pm-10pm Up to 35% e-juice, free swag, free batteries, 10% off starter kits, surprise gift with every purchase! This is what we[…]

Introducing River Wards Sound Collective!

Taking a stroll through the menagerie of neighborhoods that make up the River Wards, it’s impossible to ignore the palpable presence of musicians, record stores, venues, and music related businesses.  NKCDC , through Frankford Avenue Arts, believes in harnessing our area’s artistic strengths in order to promote community development and growth. As such, NKCDC is[…]

January First Friday!

Celebrate the new year with the first First Friday of 2017!   Xhale Lounge 453 E Girard Enjoy a cigar – 18 and over only. Vape O2  411 E Girard Ave Insane vape sale to celebrate the beginning of 2017!! | 12-10 pm 100 ml Jam Monster for $30, house juice 30% OFF, all premium[…]

THIS WEEKEND: POST in the River Wards

For city-wide POST participating artists click here.  Kensington and Fishtown are sister neighborhoods located just north of Girard Avenue, and home to countless established and emerging artists. A destination for urban pioneers, these eclectic neighborhoods bring together strong communities of artists represented by gallery spaces, quickly-developing retail and commercial districts, and a grassroots spirit you[…]