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...]

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival In Franklin Square

Dragon - Photos by Jeff Fusco for Historic Philadelphia

‘A Celebration of Light & Culture’  If you missed it last year, be visually inspired as visitors will get to experience the Chinese Lantern Festival again at Franklin Square in Historic Philadelphia May 9 to June 11. The Festival is a celebration of light and culture that features artisans from China and the Philadelphia region. The square will come alive and glow with 29 new larger-than-life illuminated displays such as a huge 200-foot Chinese dragon, pandas, sea creatures, … [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...]

Celebrating Mardi Gras in Philadelphia

Mardi Gras In Philadelphia

"New Awlins Philly Style 2017!" Why let New Orleans have all of the fun for Mardi Gras! We can have as much fun right here in the City of Brotherly Love. Mardis Gras, known as the Carnival Season, are events that begin on or after the Epiphany or Kings Day and wrap up on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is Tuesday, February 28. Fact: Many tourists try to fit in and say N'Awlins, while locals will say New Awlins. Get ready to feast your eyes and fill your stomachs on good New … [Read more...]

Where To Watch The Super Bowl At These Philadelphia Sports Bars!

XFinity Live

'Enjoy the Super Bowl at these Philly Sports Bars’ Looking for a sports bar to watch Super Bowl 51? We have a large selection of sports bars located all over Philadelphia, from small to large bars. Some bars with 20 + televisions, just so you don’t miss the action. Do you have a favorite sports bar in Philly, please tell us in the comments below. Here is our list of sports bars & some with specials during the game. (alphabetical order) Bar-Ly Chinatown ~ located in Chinatown ~ … [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...]

Warm Up by a Fireplace at these Philly Bars and Restaurants

FADO Irish Pub

'Enjoying The Warmth Of Fireplaces In Many Fine Restaurants & Bars'   As the cold days bear down on us, we seek warmth in many ways. Some prefer blankets and heaters, while others enjoy a cozy fire with their favorite cocktail with friends at a bar or during dinner. May it be a hot toddy, a glass of wine, your favorite glass of liquor or a beer, one can always find some sort of comfort at one of the many bars and restaurants that we have listed below. 33 Bars and Restaurants with a … [Read more...]

The Christmas Village In Philadelphia!

Fest der Liebe Credit Russ Brown Photography

'Getting Into the Holiday Spirit At The Christmas Village' Still working 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. In past years it's been held at Love Park, but due to renovations, the village with be hosted … [Read more...]