For those of us who don’t put on our shoobie gear and flee Philly for the shore in the summer, the three-year-old The Oval along the Ben Franklin Parkway near the Philadelphia Museum of Art could well become a go-to family friendly spot. (Read about it on NewsWorks!)
There’s a band playing. And a beer garden with, among other offerings, Yards Fairmount Park Ale. And food trucks. And humongous chess and checkers boards. And a sprayground. And mini-golf. And, did I mention a beer garden?
Oh, thanks to the good folks at Soccer Shots, a steamy Saturday offered an opportunity to get a picture of Louden playing the world’s game with the Rocky Steps as a backdrop. (Well, sorta. I mean, that statue shields the view of the steps themselves, but still.)