Founders Philly Freeze-Out


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Saturday, January 26, 11AM-4PM


About Founder's Philly Freeze-Out

In partnership with Founders Brewing Co, Manayunk will turn into a winter wonderland during this day-long event of ice sculptures and ice carving demonstrations, an ice beer garden, a chowder and beer pairing crawl, a hot cocoa bar, live music, exclusive shopping on Main Street, and more! This event is family-friendly, but guests must be 21+ to enter the ice beer garden and/or participate in the Chowder Crawl.


Canal View Park:
11AM-4PM: Ice beer garden with samples from Founders Brewing Co., live DJ
2PM: Live ice carving demonstration

Main and Cotton Streets:
11AM-4PM: MNYK swag for sale, Bailey's Treat Bar, Captain Morgan Spiced Cider, fire pits, Chowder Crawl check-in
1PM: Live ice carving demonstration
2-4PM: Live music with Stella Ruze (duo)

Main and Lock Streets:
11AM-4PM: Founders Brewing Co. samples, GetAround booth
11AM: Live ice carving demonstration
1-3PM: Live music with Jackson Howard

Chowder Crawl: 12-3PM
*Purchase your tickets in advance here for a discounted price. Tickets will also be available to purchase on the day of from the Manayunk.com booth at Main and Cotton Streets for $15/person.

Join the first ever Manayunk Chowder Crawl! Your ticket gives you a sample from each restaurant participating in the Chowder Crawl. The crawl will run from 12-3PM. Participants must check in at Main and Cotton Street to get your sampling spoon!

Purchase your tickets in advance here for a discounted price. Tickets will also be available to purchase on the day of from the Manayunk.com booth at Main and Cotton Streets for $15/person.

Bayou Bar & Grille - Buffalo Chicken
Bourbon Blue - Andouille & 3 Onion
Cactus Cantina - Chicken Tortilla
Canteen Works - Curry Chicken
The Couch Tomato - Chipotle Chicken Corn
Jake's and Cooper's Wine Bar - Smoked Shrimp & Delicata Squash
Craft Manayunk - Smoked Salmon
La Roca - Mexican Chicken Corn
Lucky's Last Chance - New England Style
Manayunk Brewing Co - New England Style
Manayunk Tavern - Crab and Corn
Ryan's Pub - Irish Seafood
Union Taphouse - New England Clam
Winnie's - Turkey and Corn


Canteen Works: Build Your Own Hot Cocoa Bar

Dawson Street Pub: Crawfish Boil starting at 3PM

Insomnia Cookies: Free additional cookie when you mention Founders Philly Freeze-Out or show your Chowder Crawl Wristband

Latitudes and Longitudes: DIY Personalized Pint Glass

The Little Apple: Freeze-Out Selfie Stop

Philadelphia Runner: Winter Break Run with Founders Beer-mosas (9AM)

River City Outpost - Snowball Guessing Contest

Starshine Salon - Hair demos at 11AM and 3PM

Visitor Information 

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Press Information 

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Sponsorship Information 

Do you want to get your business in front of Manayunk event visitors? Learn more about sponsoring Manayunk events by emailing Joan Denenberg at for more information.



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