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.

The 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show – Wonders Of Water

2018 Philadelphia Flower Show

'The World's Largest Indoor Flower Show' The Philadelphia International Flower Show welcomes you to "Wonders of Water," where guests will be able to celebrate the beauty and life-sustaining interplay of horticulture and water. America’s leading floral and garden designers will create tropical jungles, temperate forests, native woodlands and arid landscapes, showcasing the astounding plants that thrive in each environment, from exquisite orchids and flowering vines to luminescent desert … [Read more...]

Philly Bierfest – Exploring Many Germans Beers While Having Fun!

Philly Bierfest

'Great Times With Great Beers & Great Friends!' Welcome to the 7th Annual Philly Brewfest on February 24! Where all beer lovers dreams come true! Enjoy two beer-filled buildings, six floors of activities to explore and so much more! Bierfest is jointly hosted by the female athletes of Philly Roller Derby, who bring so much excitement to the Philly Bierfest! Visit with PA's leading brewers of Lagers, Bocks and Weizens, and sample a diverse array of imports from Germany! Guests … [Read more...]

Free and Exciting Things To Do In Philly This Week, February 20 – 25, 2018!

City Of Philadelphia

'Exceptional Food, Beer & Much More!' It's going to be a fun packed week of things to do in Philadelphia! With many museum exhibits, ice skating, Black History Month, Philly Bierfest, Party for the Martket at RTM and so much more, you might need a vacation after this week!   Tuesday, February 20   Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink ~ February 20 – 25 ~ Held at Dilworth Park, the Rothman Ice Rink is open 7 days a week, to include all holidays. So make plans with the … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Restaurant Week – Amazing Foods in South Philly

East Passyunk Restaurant

‘Food Discounts in East Passyunk’ East Passyunk Restaurant Week is back with 26 participating restaurants, from February 26 to March 19. Here is your chance to taste many different delicious meals from well-known East Passyunk Restaurants and experience chefs delights at discounted prices. There are many types of food selections such as Japanese, Mexican, Italian, Seafood, Steak, American and much more. East Passyunk Restaurant Week Experience & Atmosphere Get your food on from … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ President’s Day Weekend, Chinese New Year Dragon Dance Parade, Black History Month, Marvel Universe Live and More!

Chinese Dragon Dance

'Chinese New Year Celebrations - The Year Of The Dog!' The weekend kicks off with Black History Month, Philly Theatre Week, Free admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History all month long, the continuation of the Terracotta Warriors Exhibit, the Crocs exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences & the Design in Revolution: A 1960's Odyssey exhibit, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's Landing, Winter Fountains On The Benjamin … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Restaurant Festival March 20, 2018!

Philadelphia Restaurant Festival At The Crystal Tea Room

‘A Food Lovers Dream!’ The Philadelphia Restaurant Festival, in its 3rd year, is a food and drink lovers dream! Guests can enjoy hand-crafted masterpieces of culinary expertise from 30 top local restaurants and chefs while sipping notable wines, craft beers, craft cocktails and spirits selections – while listening to live entertainment. Each general admission ticket includes the following: Food samples from dozens of Philadelphia-area restaurants Complimentary beer, wine, … [Read more...]

Best Pizzas In Philadelphia

Pizzeria Vetri's Pepperoni With Mozzarella

'Exploring Pizzas In The City Of Brotherly Love' With pizza being one of America's most popular foods, we set out for that ultimate quest, the Holy Grail of Pizzas in Philadelphia! It's not an easy task at hand, considering that there are many differing styles of pizza that include the dough, the style of pizza, the toppings, the sauce and so much more. Now, there are thousands of pizzerias roaming Philly and the surrounding areas. There are many reasons why someone might say they had the … [Read more...]

President’s Day Weekend in Philly ~ FREE Museums and More

National Constitution Center

'Exploring the Principals and Ideas of Our Past Presidents' President's Day, which is on Monday, February 19, starts off with a weekend (February 17 - 18) of activities and themed events that lead into President's Day itself. It's a time to explore and honor those Presidents such as George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and other Presidents also known as the Commander-in-chief. Enjoy free admission to specific museums, special attractions, special tours, themed … [Read more...]

Exploring the Chinese New Year Celebrations in Chinatown

Chinese New Year in Chinatown Philadelphia

 'Gung Hay Fat Choy! ~ Best Wishes and Congratulations!' The Chinese New Year is an important traditional Chinese Holiday that is celebrated on the first day of the year of the Chinese calendar. In China, the New Year is also known as the Spring Festival and traditionally, the festival was a time to honor deities as well as ancestors. The Chinese New Year celebrations traditionally run from Chinese New Year's Eve, the last day of the last month of the Chinese calendar, to the 15th day … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day In Philadelphia ~ Top Brunch, Dinners And Things To Do In Philly

"AMOR" sculpture by Robert Indiana at Philadelphia Museum of Art

'Love is in the Air in Philadelphia!'  Philadelphia is filled with so much romance! From the iconic LOVE sculpture in LOVE Park, to the AMOR sculpture now at Sister Cities Park, to the people of this awesome city and so much more. With Philly's restaurant scene exploding over the year's, we could be here for days listing the romantic restaurants. We even reached out to a few for their opinions, which will be listed below with some of our choices. FYI - It's advisable to call for … [Read more...]