Category: events

EPX MLK 2021 Day of Service Opportunities

Monday January 18th 2021 will have numerous in-person and virtual volunteer opportunities to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr through community service. Let EPX help you find the day of service activity best for you: In-person activities: Mifflin Square Park Cleanup: 6th & Wolf Streets Time: 11am-1pm Masks are mandatory. Social distancing…
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2020 EPX Holiday Giving

For our 2020 Holiday giving season EPX will once again be partnering with United Communities Southeast Philadelphia to give to our local community. EPX will accept donations via PayPal and pool the money to buy gift cards, to be distributed by UCSP to families to buy presents or groceries as they see fit to provide…
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Join the EPX Halloween Decor Walking Tour

South Philadelphians are known for going all-out on their seasonal step and facade decorating, and we want to celebrate the best blocks in East Passyunk Crossing.  With the popularity of last year’s #EPXDecorTour and the need for social distancing, we are expanding our self-guided neighborhood walk to include a competition for the Spookiest House and…
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EPX / LoMo Fall Cleanup

Join your South Philly neighbors and Representative Liz Fiedler’s office in a socially-distanced cleanup on Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 9 am – 12 pm! The East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association and Lower Moyamensing is hosting a cross-civic cleanup. We will be focusing on the following corridors: Snyder Avenue between Broad St and 6th St,…
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Donate Coronavirus Relief for Front-line Workers

In these strange times, many of us feel adrift and aren’t quite sure what to do to help others. In the first few weeks of the coronavirus, EPX donated breakfast and lunch to frontline healthcare workers at Methodist hospital and it was tremendously satisfying to know we were making a difference in a long and…
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POSTPONED – Red Gravy Cookoff

Due to current health concerns regarding the novel coronavirus covid-19 the #2020RedGravyCookoff is postponed until large gatherings are permitted again. We hope to be able to announce a fall date. Keep practicing your red gravy recipes, home cooks, and we will let you know when we are able to host this event.

#2020RedGravyCookoff tickets on sale now

Adult tickets are only $20 and children 10 and under are free. Admission will get you samples of each 10 competing sauces, as well as a full serving of the gravy of your choice over macaroni cooked by Mama Maria herself, as well as vegan meatballs from Triangle Tavern. You will also get complimentary bread from New York Bakery,…
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