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PHOTOS: Jazz Age on the Delaware in Philadelphia

The 1920s party was a hit, with more than 800 people picnicking and partying on the grounds of the Glen Foerd at Jazz Age on the Delaware.
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    Alison Swety, Melissa Tesanti, Christie Swety, Kerry Genffitti and Lauryn Weber at Ja|HughE Dillon

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    Susan and Robert Zlatlick listen to Gary Sanderson talk about his Victorian Style 183|HughE Dillon

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    Guests take to the dance floor at Jazz on the Delaware.|HughE Dillon

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    Vintage cars in front of the Glen Foerd.|HughE Dillon

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    The Old City Sweethearts perform at Jazz on the Delaware.|HughE Dillon

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    Guests in vintage fashion stroll the grounds of Glen Foerd.|Johanna Austin

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    Taking in the riverside view outside the Glen Foerd mansion.|Johanna Austin

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    Showing off 1920s fashion. |Kory Aversa

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    Old City Sweethearts pose for a photo.|Kory Aversa

More than 800 people showed up at the Glen Foerd on Saturday for Jazz Age on the Delaware, Philadelphia’s newest summer pop-up.

The 1920s-themed event, modeled after the Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governors Island in New York, took place outside the historic mansion on the Delaware River.

Related:Step back in time at Jazz Age on the Delaware

Costumed attendees, dressed in their 1920s finest, set up picnics, played croquet, shopped the vendors selling vintage goods, and danced to the throwback sounds of Drew Nugent & the Midnight Society, the Red Hot Ramblers, the Gin Canaries and more.

 

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