Manayunk Arts Festival ~ A 2-Day Celebration Of The Arts

Manayunk Arts Festival

'One of the Largest Outdoor Arts Festivals in the Region' It's back, better than ever, the Manayunk Arts Festival! The 28th annual arts festival is the largest outdoor juried arts festival that attracts over 200,000 visitors for a weekend of arts, crafts and entertainment. This year nearly 300 artists will showcase their work along historic Main Street in Manayunk during the two-day celebration on June 24 and 25. Manayunk Arts Festival Atmosphere & Experience Artists from all over … [Read more...]

Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival

Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival

 'Shop, Eat & Have Fun!' Enter the shopping zone! The Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival held on May 20, one of Philadelphia's more popular spring festivals, will attract more than 50,000 people from across the region. The festival takes over a part of Walnut Street, between Broad and 19th streets and 17th and 18th from Sansom to Locust, allowing pedestrians to eat, drink, and shop till they drop. Enjoy a day of arts, fantastic food, fashion and entertainment. There will be more … [Read more...]

PHAIR Open-Air Market At The Headhouse Square Shambles

The Shambles at South Street Headhouse District

'Shopping at the Shambles in the Headhouse District'  It's time to pull out those comfortable walking shoes for shopping, as the PHAIR open-air market returns to Philly! It's a new year and the PHAIR market not only sets up at the 2nd Street Plaza again, but a new location at the Shambles of Headhouse Square, which are both conveniently next to each other. This all begins on April 5, and will take place on Saturdays from 10 am to 5 pm. You can check below for details on specific … [Read more...]

First Friday – First Fridays in Old City & Manayunk

First Fridays in Philadelphia

"Art Appreciation in Philly" Ever been to a First Friday in Philadelphia? Do you like art? Like to socialize? First Friday brings the Philadelphia Arts Community together with Philadelphians and those art aficionado's, which takes place in Old City. History of First Friday's in Philadelphia First Friday started in 1991 by a group of galleries and with the help of the Old City Arts Association, allowing art and people coming together in a relaxing setting. First Friday's has grown into one of … [Read more...]

October is Mural Arts Month in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Murals - Mural Arts Program

'Featuring Exhibitions, Walking Tours, Mural Dedications, Paint Days & More' The Mural Arts Program has been around for 28 years. The program has united artists and communities through a collaborate process, allowing others to create art that transforms public places and individual lives. These murals even create unique project-based learning opportunities for thousands of marginalized youth and adults in several types of art programs. During the entire month of October, the Mural Arts … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Jewelry Designer at Studio 320 Hosts Shopping Event Dec. 7th

Jewelry event in Fairmount Philadelphia by Gretchen McHale-Aregood

Philadelphia Jewelry Designer Hosts Shopping Event Dec. 7th in Fairmount Philadelphia Shopping in Philadelphia You are invited to an evening of holiday shopping and cheer with Studio 320 Jewelry  on December, 7th 2011 6pm – 9pm at Sculpere Studio in the Fairmount neighborhood of Philadelphia located at 209 Poplar Ave. Don’t miss this chance to do some Christmas shopping and meet Gretchen McHale-Aregood, the designer, of the fabulous handcrafted jewelry. Please RSVP to … [Read more...]

2011 Holiday Craft Bazaar on South Street in Philadelphia

Community Cultural Exchange

   2011 Holiday Craft Bazaar on South Street in Philadelphia Who loves shopping in Philadelphia. How about shopping for arts or crafts by local artist's of Philadelphia. Here is your chance not only to get a jump start on your holiday shopping, but to have a chance to support your local artists. The Community Cultural Exchange is having its 1st Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar on South Street in Philadelphia. The Indie craft bazaar will be a 3 day event featuring local, emerging … [Read more...]