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Philadelphia Corporation for Aging Annual Senior Strut

October 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm


Join an expected 500-plus older adults for “The Senior Strut: A Health Event in the Park,” on Friday, Oct. 13, from 9:30 a.m. to noon.  Following a musical send-off by a Mummer’s String Band, seniors will walk for health and enjoyment in a one-mile loop down scenic Boathouse Row, Kelly Drive.  The Senior Strut, now in its fifth year,  is presented by the Fairmount Park ConservancyPhiladelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA) and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation.

After the walk, participants will return to their starting point at Lloyd Hall for a health and information fair with free health screenings; flu shots will be available. Participants also will enjoy fitness and entertainment activities led from a demonstration stage and receive free t-shirts and a healthy snack. The Senior Strut features special appearances by Bill Bergey, three-time MVP and former Eagles all pro middle linebacker, and DJ Patty Pat. Tickets are $5 each and should be purchased by Sept. 29.  Participants must be age 60 or older. Call 215-765-9000, ext. 5055 to purchase tickets or go to


October 13, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm


Philadelphia Corporation of Aging
215-765-9000 ext. 4470


Lloyd Hall
1 Boathouse Row on Kelly Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States
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