Saturday, June 23 at 7pm
Due to weather, we have made the very difficult decision to CANCEL this event. Please join us for another tour or program soon.
To kick off the start of summer Laurel Hill Cemetery’s Young Friends group, The Antemortem Society, is putting some soul in the solstice with a celebration like no other. The Soulstice will take place on Saturday, June 23rd at 7:00pm in one of the cemetery’s most stunning and scenic sections, Millionaires’ Row. An enchanting evening awaits as the otherworldly aura of Laurel Hill comes to life at sunset. Dance the night away to live jazz music by Mariposa, while sipping on cocktails and enjoying a beer tasting courtesy of St. Benjamin Brewing Company. Delicious snacks and treats will be on hand, courtesy of Bourbon Blue.Twilight tours of the cemetery’s historic grounds and other exciting activities will also be offered throughout the evening.
All funds raised from the event support the preservation of Laurel Hill Cemetery, a National Historic Landmark. Since its founding in 1836, Laurel Hill Cemetery has been a place for the living as well as for the dead. Its 78-acres provide green space for the surrounding community and a place of respite and recreation for the citizens of Philadelphia.
Ticket-holders may check in at Laurel Hill Cemetery’s main entrance, located at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia PA. Free parking is located in the lot across the street from the Gatehouse. Tickets for the event are $35 general admission. Advance reservations are requested. Cocktail attire is suggested, along with sensible footwear.