Join Us In Tacony Creek Park

Tacony Creek Park (TCP) is a Philadelphia watershed park along the Tacony Creek featuring 300 acres of streamside and woodland park habitat in the urban landscape of lower Northeast Philadelphia. We offer free recurring programs on the trail, so stay tuned and bring a friend! TCP Keepers is a registered Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Friends Group, supported by the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership.

Tacony Creek Park News

Join us for the next monthly Tacony Creek Park Keepers Meeting on Thursday, May 23 from 6-7 pm. Register here.

Birds of a Feather 2024 English Flyer
Birds of a Feather 2024 Spanish Flyer

Join us for our third FREE “Birds of a Feather” to Celebrate Trails and Earth Day!

Talented artists from our community will live paint along the trail. We will provide hands-on nature and water activities for people of ALL ages, as well as resources from partners, and cool giveaways. Watch as V.U.R.T Creative refreshes the four beautiful bird murals.

There will also be a Tacony Creek Stream Restoration Project Tour from 1:30-3 pm.

Let’s unite as a community and spread awareness of the beautiful park, trail, and creek that’s right in our own backyard.

Rain Date: Saturday, May 4, 12-4pm


¡Ven a nuestro tercer “Birds of a Feather” GRATIS para celebrar los senderos y el Día de la Tierra!

Artistas talentosos de nuestra comunidad pintarán en vivo a lo largo del sendero Tacony Creek Park, que es parte de la red Circuit Trails.

Brindaremos actividades sobre la naturaleza y el agua para personas de TODAS las edades, así como algunos obsequios. Observe a V.U.R.T Creative actualizar los cuatro hermosos murales de pájaros.

Unámonos como comunidad y crear conciencia sobre el hermoso parque, sendero y arroyo que está justo en nuestro propio patio.

Fecha de lluvia: Sábado 4 de mayo

Tacony Creek Park Keepers Website Available in Seven Languages

By Jamilee | March 29, 2024

       For Immediate Release                  March 29, 2024MEDIA CONTACT: Julie Slavet, Executive DirectorTookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed | 215-744-1853Tacony Creek Park Keepers Website Available in Seven LanguagesTookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) is proud to announce that the website for Tacony Creek Park is now available in seven languages: English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Mandarin, Haitian Creole, Arabic, and […]

2024 Delaware River Watershed Fellowship at Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF)

By Jamilee | March 26, 2024

2024 Delaware River Watershed Fellowshipat Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) Start date: June 3-12, 2024                                 End date: August 16-23, 2024 The Delaware River Watershed Fellowship is a 12-week, paid summer job opportunity designed to introduce young people from local communities to careers in environmental education. […]

Your Watershed: A Winter Wonderland Part 3

By Jamilee | March 18, 2024

We are reposting our Winter Wonderland series this winter, written by intern Dante Falasco in 2020, to once again highlight the beauty of winter in our watershed!  By Dante Falasco, TTF Intern Part 3 of our 3 part Winter Wonderland series In Part 1 and Part 2 of our Winter Wonderland series, we covered the many wildlife species that can be […]

Let’s keep Hazardous Waste out of our Tacony Creek Park

By Jamilee | March 15, 2024

If you’ve ever taken a walk in Tacony Creek Park or volunteered at a clean-up with us, you’ve likely seen plastic jugs of motor oil or cans of paint that someone has left in the park or at a gateway. We know that we would all keep dangerous things like these away from our children, […]