Jeff Belonger MyPhillyAlive Founder

Jeff Belonger is the Founder and Owner of MyPhillyAlive.com. Having a lot of passion about Philadelphia, Jeff wanted to share all of what Philadelphia has to offer, so he created MyPhillyAlive.com.

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philly Wine Week, Starkbierfest At Brauhaus Schmitz, The Kindness Meetup And More!

Cherry Blossoms Philly Skyline

'Spring Has Arrived In Philly!' So spring has gotten off to a late start, but at least there is one 70° day in the forecast for the weekend! The weekend kicks off with Starkbierfest at Brauhaus Schmitz, Philadelphia Gay Men's Chorus Presents Philly Made, The King and I Musical, Think Local, Give Local Garces Foundation Benefit, 4th Friday in South Street Headhouse District, more of Philly Wine Week, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The … [Read more...]

Flavors On The Avenue Returns To East Passyunk Neighborhood

Flavors On The Avenue Courtesy of East Passyunk Business Imporvement District

'Springtime Food Tasting Event From Some of East Passyunk's Restaurants' What was once East Passyunk's Flavors of the Avenue is now Flavors on the Avenue! After 10 years under the tent, this annual event is moved onto the streets of East Passyunk and takes place April 30 from noon to 5 pm! This exceptional food event in the East Passyunk Neighborhood brings the neighborhood’s top restaurants and chefs together for people to enjoy. More than two dozen East Passyunk restaurants will be … [Read more...]

The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia

Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia

'A Spring Celebration of Japanese Culture, Art and Cuisine'  Spring is in the air! It might not always feel like it with the sometimes cooler temperatures early on, but the budding of trees and flowers are just around the corner. Here is your chance to visit Japan without leaving Philadelphia! The annual Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival starts on April 1 and ends April 9, bringing guests a week of events that not only surround spring and the blossoms, but Japanese culture as well. Even … [Read more...]

Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival

Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival

  'Enjoying Tasty Foods & Fun Along Main Street In Manayunk'  It's back, the Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival, April 9 from 11 am to 5 pm.  This festival is a kick-off to Manayunk's Restaurant Week that is from April 10 - 21. Get to explore the many Manayunk restaurants, 50+ Philly food trucks, gourmet food vendors, art vendors and even a few farmers’ markets that will be along the shopping corridor of Main Street, from Green Lane to Shurs Lane. Food truck favorites … [Read more...]

Philly Wine Week ~ Exploring Wines in the City of Brotherly Love

Philly Wine Week

'Savoring Wines All Over Philly'  Move on over Philly Beer Week, here comes Philly Wine Week. Philadelphia already having the first and largest Beer Week in the country, now welcomes the 4th Annual Philly Wine Week in the City of Brotherly Love. This eight day event takes place from March 19 to 26 and the party kicks off the week at The Academy of Natural Sciences starting at 6 pm on Sunday, March 19. The theme is Opening Corks (tickets), which will feature premium sparkling and … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations, Philadelphia Flower Show, March Madness, Philly Wine Week and More!

St. Patrick's Day March 17, 2016 at Irish Memorial With Irish Dancers

'Everyone Is Green March 17!' The weekend kicks off with St. Patrick's Day Celebrations, the Philadelphia Flower Show, March Madness, Raiders of the Lost Ark with The Philadelphia Orchestra, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy the Flower Show, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with the last day of the Flower Show, the start … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia – Guide to Irish Bars, Irish Food and Irish Events!

St. Patrick's in Philadelphia

'Erin Go Bragh - Ireland Forever' St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia is right around the corner. Do you have your green on and your pint glass in full tilt for that Irish toast! Below is a list of Irish breakfasts and events on St. Patrick's Day, which is a Thursday this year, events and activities leading up to St. Patrick's Day and most of the Irish Bars located in the City of Brotherly Love. If you plan on starting St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia early, you should check out a few of … [Read more...]

Sports Bars in Philadelphia for March Madness

Sports bars in Philadelphia - March Madness

'March Madness in Philadelphia' Who doesn't love March. You have spring fast approaching, St. Patrick's Day, American Red Cross month, Women's History month and of course, there is March Madness. The 2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament kicks off March 14 and 15 with a few play in games. Then the real excitement takes place March 16 and ends on April 3 with the National Championship game at the University of Phoenix stadium. This is the time of year that many businesses actually dislike this … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Flower Show, St Patrick’s Day Parade, Israeli Film Festival and More!

Philadelphia Flower Show - Courtesy of PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

'Spring Has At Least Sprung At The Flower Show!' The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Flower Show, the last day of East Passyunk Restaurant Week, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Erin Express, St. Patrick's Day Celebrations, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with FREE Admission to the Pennsylvania Academy of the … [Read more...]

The 2017 Philadelphia Flower Show

Philadelphia Flower Show - Holland: Flowering The World

'The World's Largest Indoor Flower Show' The Philadelphia International Flower Show welcomes you to "Holland: Flowering The World," where guests will be able to celebrate the beauty and ingenuity of Dutch culture, from vivid flower fields to innovative eco-design. No other country is as well known for its floral industry as the Netherlands, which fills the world with color. This awesome event will take place at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from March 11 to 19. So bring your … [Read more...]