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Made in America Festival - Service Information

Event Information

The Made in America Festival returns to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1. Beyonce and Nine Inch Nails headline this year's festival, followed by a long list of musical talents. Gates on both days open at 12:00 p.m. and tickets can be purchased as a 2-day or 1-day pass.

Below is our service information during the festival to help you plan your trip into and around Philadelphia.

Security, event, ticket, and schedule information for the festival is available on the official Made in America website.

Please check this page regularly for additional service information and updates


Day 1: Saturday, August 31:

Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Gates open at 12:00 p.m.

Ticketed event

Headline act: Beyonce

Day 2: Sunday, September 1, 2013:

Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Gates open at 12:00 p.m.

Ticketed event

Headline Act: Nine Inch Nails

Getting to the Show:

Bus Routes:

Due to street closures around the Parkway, SEPTA Bus Routes 7, 32, 33, 38, 43, and 48 will be on detour. Please check this page for updates or go to System Status for complete details on buses and other SEPTA vehicles during the festival.

Market Frankford, Broad Street, Norristown High Speed, Trolley Lines:

Transit will operate on regular Saturday/Sunday schedules, with additional service for the festival

Market Frankford & Broad Street Line Owl Bus service will operate as scheduled

Trolleys will operate in the tunnel on Sunday Evening - normal tunnel shutdown cancelled (Please note Route 10 Trolley returns to full service Sunday, September 1)

Regional Rail:

Additional cars will be added to regular service trips with additional late night service available on most Regional Rail lines following the concert on both nights

Download the late night Regional Rail Service schedule | PDF

Get the latest service information on SEPTA's customized Twitter feeds

SEPTA Parking:

All SEPTA Regional Rail Parking lots offer parking on weekends.

Additional parking information and parking tips can be found in the Parking section

Customer Service Hours During the Event:

The SEPTA Call Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on both days of the festival

30th Street Customer Service Center will be open from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

SEPTA sales locations during the event:

Tokens (2 Pack) will be offered at the following sales locations during the event:

Broad Street Line

AT&T Station
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Cecil B. Moore South
Hours: 7:20 a.m. - 7:40 p.m.

Race-Vine/Convention Center Station
Hours: 3:30 p.m. - End of Event

Hours: 5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Olney Transportation Center (Saturday hours only)
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Fern Rock Transportation Center
Hours: 4:55 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Market-Frankford Line

Frankford Transportation Center
Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

2nd St. (West)
Hours: 7:25 a.m. - End of Event

5th St. (West)
Hours: 4:55 a.m. - End of event

8th St. (West)
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 6:15 p.m.

15th St. Express
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - End of Event

15th St. Plaza
Hours: 3:00 p.m. - End of Event

16th St. (West)
Hours: 5:30 p.m. - End of Event

16th St. (East)
Hours: 5:30 p.m. - End of Event

30th & Market Sts.
Hours: 5:00 a.m. - End of Event

34th & Market St.
Hours: 4:55 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

46th & Market St.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - End of Event

52nd & Market Sts.
Hours: 5:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

69th & Market Sts.
Hours: 4:55 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Additional Information

Service information for Labor Day and other major holidays and events is available on our Annual Service Calendar page

Fare guides and brochures are available in the Fares section

A complete list of our September 1, 2013 schedule changes is available in the Fall Schedules section

Stay in touch with us during the festival for the latest service information on Facebook or by Tweeting us @SEPTA_SOCIAL