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...]

Screenings Under the Stars at Penn’s Landing

Screening Under The Stars At Penns Landing

 'Family Time Under The Stars With Free Movies' For some of you, remember those drive-in movies theaters? How about a large outdoor theater while watching a movie under the stars. That's what we have with "Screenings Under the Stars" at the Great Plaza, taking place in Penn's Landing. Every Thursday night in July and August, come watch a different popular film that will be displayed on the big screen for free. Yes, you heard us right, for free. Come with friends, family or even maybe … [Read more...]

Movie Nights Presented by Schuylkill Banks

2012 Movie Nights by Schuylkill Banks

'Movies Under the Stars in Philadelphia' Philadelphia summer nights under the stars with friends, family, loved ones and yes, free movie nights sponsored by Schuylkill River Development Corporation and CSX. Thanks to Schuylkill Banks, you will be able to enjoy ten different movies this summer at two different locations. Some of these movies are our favorites and are classics. Starting  Thursday, June 2nd, the movies will take place every Thursday until August 11th, except for on July … [Read more...]

Newbold Blues Festival In South Philadelphia!

Newbold Blues Festival

'Live Music, BBQ Food & Local Beer - Oh My!' Strap on those dancing shoes and your foodie bibs! The Newbold Blues Festival will take place on Saturday, June 17 from noon to 5:00 pm in South Philadelphia, on the corner of Bancroft Street and McKean Street, next door to Second District Brewing. The Newbold Community Development Corporation (CDC) is hosting the Newbold Blues Festival, a local music, food and craft beer festival, with an emphasis on blues, brews and … [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...]

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...]

The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia

Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia

'A Spring Celebration of Japanese Culture, Art and Cuisine'  Spring is in the air! It might not always feel like it with the sometimes cooler temperatures early on, but the budding of trees and flowers are just around the corner. Here is your chance to visit Japan without leaving Philadelphia! The annual Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival starts on April 1 and ends April 9, bringing guests a week of events that not only surround spring and the blossoms, but Japanese culture as well. Even … [Read more...]

Apple Festival at Peddler’s Village

Peddler's Village in Bucks County PA

'Scrumptious Apple Treats'  It's raining apples at the Peddler's Village Apple Festival of 2015. Come out November 7 and 8 with the family and enjoy the many apple treats that you'll be able to find at this weekends festival. Such treats as apple cider, apple fritters, apple pies and cakes, country apple butter and everyone's favorite -- apple dumplings! Isn't this making you hungry! The festival has more than just apples. There will be live entertainment and juried artisans selling … [Read more...]

Awesome Fest Returns To Philly This Summer With FREE Movies!

Awesome Fest Free Movies

 'Explore The Awesomeness Of Free Outdoor Movies With Friends And Family' Lights, Camera and Action! The Awesome Fest returns to Liberty Lands in Northern Liberties offering FREE movies this summer. You'll get to experience eight weeks of excellent movies every Friday night. Liberty Lands (Northern Liberties) will host movies on Friday nights - Enjoy movies from June 26 to August 14. For movie line-up, Click Here. The summer will feature a slew of music-centric films, bringing independent … [Read more...]

Ice Skating Pop-Up Rink at the Piazza at Schmidt’s

Ice Skating at the Piazza at Schmidt's

'Family Fun on Ice at the Piazza' Who loves to ice skate! Skate at the Piazza, held at  The Piazza at Schimdt's, is a state of the art and environmentally friendly pop-up ice rink with over 5,000 square feet in ice skating surface. Come experience the fun in a friendly setting of music, shops, restaurants, a large screen television and much more. Want to take a break, head on over to Gunners Run for a cup of hot chocolate. During the operation of the ice skating rink, there will be … [Read more...]