Dim Sum House In University City

Dim Sum House In University City

'A Hidden Gem In University City' Dim Sum House might not look like much when you first approach the building or even when walking up to the second floor, but once upstairs, the inside decor of this place has a modern look and its very nice and clean. It even gets better once you have tried the food. Located at 40th and Chestnut in University City, this establishment opened on January 11, 2017 by Jane Guo and Jackson Fu. This mother and son duo also own and operate Jane G's Restaurant … [Read more...]

Yards Brewery and Taproom in Northern Liberties

Yards Brewing Company

'Brew Unto Others ~ New Location!' Not only Tom Kehoe, founder of Yards Brewing Company, has created good tasting beers in Philadelphia over the years, but we think he struck gold with their new brewery in Northern Liberties. The new Yards Brewery opens at 6 pm on November 16 to the public! Welcome to 500 Spring Garden Street in Northern Liberties! Yards Brewery and Taproom Atmosphere & Experience This stunning 70,000 square-foot facility will usher in an exciting new chapter for … [Read more...]

The Christmas Village In Philadelphia!

Fest der Liebe Credit Russ Brown Photography

'Getting Into the Holiday Spirit At The Christmas Village' When you start to work on your holiday shopping, this is the place to check out, with over 80 vendors in wooden booths offering you a great experience of shopping in Philadelphia. The Christmas Village in Philadelphia is an outside Holiday market event in Center City Philadelphia, which is modeled after the traditional Christmas Markets in Germany. Ater a one-year stop at Dilworth Park last season, the Christmas Village is returning … [Read more...]

Halloween Party Fundraiser Event For Bridget Foy’s Staff October 28, 2017!

Bridget Foy's Fundraiser Halloween Event for Staff

'Halloween Party For A Good Cause!'  Tragedy strikes us in many ways. If you haven't heard, a fire ripped through the iconic Bridget Foy's restaurant and bar at the corner of 2nd and South Streets in the South Street Headhouse District Wednesday morning, October 25  starting around 1:15 am. Bridget Foy's has been like a "Cheers" too so many for 40 years since being opened in 1978 by John Foy. The current owner is John's daughter, Bridget Foy, who has kept the restaurant as a cornerstone of … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday

East Passyunk Fall Fest & Spooky Saturday

'Halloween Family Fun In East Passyunk' Come on out to East Passyunk with the kids to enjoy the many fun Halloween activities on Saturday, October 28 from 11 am to 4 pm! Kids will be able to decorate pumpkins, Halloween-themed create arts and crafts, participate in a costume contest, enjoy treats, listen to live music and much more. (All activities at The Singing Fountain (East Passyunk & Tasker) unless otherwise noted.) Also along the avenue, festival-goers will find a craft show … [Read more...]

Oktoberfest Festivals in Philadelphia – Where To Celebrate In Philly!

Oktoberfest in Philadelphia

'Awesome German Celebrations Throughout the City of Brotherly Love' Oktoberfest 2017 invades Philadelphia for a whole month. It's a 16-day festival, running from the middle of September to the first weekend in October, with some events flowing until the middle or late October. An exuberant explosion of beer-drinking, eating all of the German types of wurst one can eat, German music, folk dancing, and cultural experiences that one could dream of. There will be daily and weekly celebrations … [Read more...]

South Philly SausageFest!

South Philly Sausage Fest

'Sausage Heaven In South Philly!' Calling all sausage lovers!! Welcome to the 3rd Annual South Philly Sausage Fest taking place on September 30 from noon to 8:00 pm on West Passyunk Avenue, from South Broad Street to 15th Street. Festivalgoers will enjoy Autumn craft beer from local breweries, live music, and (of course) plenty of sausage and sausage dishes from South Philadelphia restaurants. This year’s festival will feature six diverse restaurants, eight local craft breweries … [Read more...]

Oktoberfest Street Festival at Brauhaus Schmitz!

Brauhaus Schmitz Oktoberfest Festival

'Drink, Eat & Dance Oktoberfest Style' Be prepared for a celebration as thousands attend Brauhaus Schmidtz's annual Oktoberfest on South Street stretching for three blocks! The 9th annual festival takes place Saturday, September 16 from noon until 8 pm. Visitors will be able to feast on such German food as bratwurst, bauernwurst, potato salad, sauerkraut and jumbo pretzels that will be prepared by their very own Chef Jeremy Nolen and his crew. Of course, a German festival, … [Read more...]

Cannstatter Volksfest German Festival In Philadelphia Labor Day Weekend!

Cannstatter Volksfest Verein

'Enjoying Philadelphia Region’s Oldest German Festival' Cannstatter Volksfest German Festival, held every year since 1873, is a Labor Day Weekend tradition that you will not want to miss! The 145th celebration takes place September 2 to 4. Visitors will enjoy tasty authentic German food such as Bratwurst, Leberkaese, Schnitzel, Maultaschen and Kassler Rippchen. Every German meal needs a good German beer! There will also be American beers and wines as well. For those who don't find … [Read more...]

Exploring Chef Tony’s Kitchen In Northeast Philadelphia

Chef Tony's Kitchen's stuffed bacon cheddar burger

'A No-Frills Looking Restaurant That Serves Exceptional Tasting Food' Chef Tony's Kitchen is a diamond in the rough in the Northeast Philadelphia area which is located at 4320 Megargee Street. Opened in November 2016, owner Anthony Hughes journey into the restaurant business has been interesting. Chef Tony had retired to the Dominican Republic from 2010 to 2012.  Here he opened Fat Tony's for 1 1/2 years. After finding some success, he decided to move back to the Northeast Philly … [Read more...]