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.

Manayunk Craft Beer Festival

Manayunk Craft Beer Festival

'Beer Lovers Reunite!' Beer lovers get a chance to try 70 + craft beers at the Manayunk Craft Beer Festival at Manayunk Brewing Company on April 29 from 1 pm to 5 pm! The annual event, now in its 19 year, will allow festival goers to not only enjoy craft beers from some of the best craft breweries, but sample different tequilas as well. There will be multiple serving areas and rooms! Depending on the type of package you purchase, you might be able to enjoy a taco as well. There will … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Science Festival, Opening Weekend At Museum Of The American Revolution and Morgan’s Pier, Earth Day and More!

Market Street Bridge

'Science, History & Fun' The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Science Festival, the opening weekend of the Museum of the American Revolution and Morgan's Pier, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy the Museum of the American Revolution, the Philadelphia Science Festival, the opening of Bartram's Mile, World Tai Chi Day at Dilworth Park, the Spring Blooms at … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Science Festival Returns With Nine Days Of Excitement!

Philadelphia Science Festival

'Bringing Science and Fun Together!' Get your nerd on at the Philadelphia Science Festival, a nine day festival that occurs annually in Philadelphia each April. This year's Science Festival will take place from April 21 to 29. In it's 7th year, the Philadelphia Science Festival is presented by The Dow Chemical Company and organized by the awesome folks at The Franklin Institute. The festival aims to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers, and shows how much fun it can be … [Read more...]

Morgan’s Pier – The Waterfront Beer Garden At Penn’s Landing

Morgan's Pier Philadelphia

'An Outside Paradise' Morgan's Pier, reopening on April 20, 2017, is an outdoor beer garden style bar and lounge that is right next to the Ben Franklin Bridge on Columbus Boulevard in Penn's Landing. Once a former location for Rock Lobster and a quick stay for Octo8, Morgan's Pier first opened on May 25, 2012. Morgan's Pier Experience & Atmosphere Philadelphia waterfront's bar, Morgan's Pier, is a great complement to Race Street Pier because of its openness, having a large space in … [Read more...]

History Buffs Will Love The Museum Of The American Revolution In Historic Philadelphia!

Museum Of The American Revolution

'Showcasing The Birth Of Our Country!' The Museum of the American Revolution opening April 19, steps from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, is the first National Museum to tell the story of the American Revolution. Two centuries have passed and there was still no national museum that tells the entire story of this remarkable period until now. So this will be a very exciting time in history! The Museum of the American Revolution Experience & Atmosphere The museum is located at … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Manayunk Restaurant Week, Easter Events, FDR Fest, Headhouse District’s Easter Promenade and More!

86th Annual Easter Promenade in South District Headhouse

'Celebrating Easter in Philadelphia & Much More!' The weekend kicks off with Manayunk Restaurant Week, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Easter events and activities, FDR Fest, the Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens, American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, Manayunk Restaurant Week, farmers’ markets and much more. … [Read more...]

Dining Out For Life Philadelphia With Restaurants and Food Trucks

Dining Out For Life

‘Eating Fabulous Foods for a Good Cause!’ It’s that special time to enjoy excellent food all across the Philadelphia area for a special cause. In its 27th year, Dining Out for Life takes place on April 20 at nearly 200 restaurants in Philadelphia and the Tri-State area. As a special addition to this great event, for the fifth year, a pop-up food court will take place with 15 Philly food trucks. These restaurants and food trucks that are participating will donate 33% of the night’s … [Read more...]

Easter Activities in Philadelphia Area – Egg Hunts, Easter Parade, Brunches and More!

Easter Events in Philadelphia, Celebrating Easter in Philadelphia

'Family Fun With Peter Cottontail' The Easter holiday is fast approaching in the City of Brotherly Love and brings a number of egg hunts, many Easter brunches and dinners, and the chance to hang with Peter Cottontail for those adorable photos. Coincidentally, the furry bunny can be found all throughout the city for everyone's enjoyment. Below are our picks for such Easter activities and events taking place this Saturday and Sunday. Saturday, April 15 Philly Rabbit Run - 5k Run/Walk: Shake … [Read more...]

Fabulous Philly Food At The NFL Draft Experience April 27 – 29!

baby back rib platter courtesy of Baby Blues BBQ

'Cheesesteaks, Barbecue, Crab Fries, Cheese Curds ~ Oh My!' Football and food sounds like a dangerous combination! Think of the ultimate tailgate party! The NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia will be more than about top draft picks. Visitors will be able to experience interactive exhibits, awesome NFL memorabilia, the official NFL Draft set and much more! One might use up a lot of engery while exploring 25 football fields worth of action! What not a better way to reengerize yourself … [Read more...]

South Street Headhouse District’s Easter Promenade

South Street Headhouse District's Easter Promenade

'Hop On Down South Street With The Easter Crew!' Hop on over to the 86th Annual Easter Promenade on April 16, a popular Easter tradition in the South Street Headhouse District. This free family event, which begins with a parade at 12:30 pm at the corner of Passyunk Avenue and South Street, and ends at 2nd and South Streets, will be one that you won't want to miss! Headhouse District's Easter Promenade's Experience and Atmosphere Master of Ceremonies Henri David will lead the parade down … [Read more...]