Mann Center Loop Service: Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue @ 100, July 24

SEPTA is helping fans get to Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue @ 100 orchestra event at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts in Fairmount Park by offering service on SEPTA’s Mann Loop.

On Wednesday, July 24, TD Pavilion at The Mann is hosting Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue @ 100 with The Philadelphia Orchestra. Gates open at 6 pm and the show begins at 8 pm. Seven convenient stops have been arranged on SEPTA’s Mann Loop, which takes riders from Center City directly to The Mann:

  • 19th & Locust at 6:20 pm
  • Broad & Locust at 6:23 pm
  • Broad & South Penn Square at 6:25 pm
  • Juniper & Commerce at 6:30 pm
  • 15th & JFK at 6:32 pm
  • 20th & JFK at 6:35 pm
  • 26th & Pennsylvania at 6:40 pm
  • The Mann Center at 7:05 pm

You pay for The Mann Loop the same way you would for any other SEPTA ride. The Loop accepts all regular base SEPTA fares. Click here to learn which fare is best for you.

Before you head to concerts at The Mann, load your SEPTA Key card or purchase a Quick Trip from a Fare Kiosk.

Bus and Metro (includes Broad Street Line [B], Market-Frankford Line [L], Norristown High Speed Line [M] & Trolleys) riders can tap any debit/credit card or Apple/Google/Samsung Pay on the reader and hop on. Contactless does not replace SEPTA Key cards – it provides a simple solution for occasional riders who want to enjoy the same benefits as cardholders including a discounted $2 one-way fare and up to two transfers.

SEPTA Key card multi-rider feature allows up to five riders on one SEPTA Key card.

If you’re transferring from one mode to another – your first two transfers are FREE when using Travel Wallet or SEPTA Key Tix.

Children under age 12 ride free with a fare paying adult (includes senior citizen and reduced/CCT fare customers). Senior citizens ages 65 and older ride for free with a valid Senior Fare card.

The Loop stops at seven locations within Center City. Schedule times change based on the show time. Leave yourself plenty of time when waiting for the Mann Loop. You should arrive 10 minutes prior to the scheduled times. Please note the Mann Loop does not run for every show.

Check out the stops on the map below:

Getting from Center City to The Mann in Fairmount Park is easy and convenient, thanks to The Mann Loop!

The Mann Loop is a special route created specifically for select shows at The Mann. Seven convenient stops have been arranged on SEPTA’s Mann Loop, which takes riders from Center City directly to The Mann. The stops include:

  • 19th & Locust
  • Broad & Locust
  • Broad & South Penn Square
  • Juniper & Commerce
  • 15th & JFK
  • 20th & JFK
  • 26th & Pennsylvania
  • The Mann Center

The Mann Loop does not run for daytime events. SEPTA Bus Routes 38, 40 and 43 stop within walking distance of the Mann. The stop for Routes 40 and 43 is located at 49th Street and Parkside Avenue. The stop for Route 38 is located at the intersection of Belmont Avenue and Avenue of the Republic (formerly North Concourse Drive) or South Concourse Drive. You can also take the Route 15 to 45th & Girard.