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Summer Nights Museum Concert Series: Barakka

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Barakka will be performing their Turkish folk-rock with a mix of eastern and western instrumentation at Penn Museum's verdant outdoor courtyard space.

The $10 ticket includes full museum admission as well with all galleries being open till 8. Get one on one time with the mummies.

They also sell beer/wine/refreshments and overall a great ambiance. All cash.

Concert starts at 5pm, but setting meetup start time at 5:30. Feel free to come early.

If it rains, the concert moves indoors to the magnificent Sphinx Hall. It did last year and it was amazing to hear this mideast band play in front of the Sphinx statue:-)


This Philadelphia-based, multi-ethnic group specializes in Turkish folk-rock with a mix of eastern and western instrumentation, including guitar, oud, drums, bass, darbuka, and keyboards. Their performance features original pieces by Baris Kaya, as well as innovative interpretations of traditional Turkish folk music.

$10 Cash ticket purchase at gate only and includes general Museum admission. Cash bar inside for beer/wine and snacks in the patio.

The Summer Nights Concert Series is presented by Dogfish Head Brewery.