Marines Birthday Celebration At Cookies Tavern In South Philly!

Marines Celebration At Cookies Tavern

'242nd Marine Corps Birthday Celebration' On November 10, 1775, the Continential Marines were established by the Second Continental Congress. Research indicates that the birthplace of the Corps, as the first place where Marines enlisted, was Tun Tavern in Philadelphia! In 1781, the Tun Tavern burned down. Its former structure stood at a location now occupied by Interstate 95, where it passes Penn's Landing. A commemorative marker on the east side of Front Street indicates the site, … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Magazine’s Whiskey And Fine Spirits Festival!

Philly Magazine's Whiskey Festival

'Drinking Some Of The Best Whiskey's From Around The World' Experience over 200 premium spirits from around the world at Philadelphia Magazine’s Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival on October 26 from 6:30 pm to 9 pm for general admission.  Sample whiskey, scotch, bourbon, tequila, gin, rum, vodka and more. PLUS - Meet the industry's top representatives, talk one-on-one with master distillers and enjoy delicious fare from Philly’s top restaurants at this exclusive event! There will be … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Bloktoberfest, Halloween In Philly, Fishtown RiverCity Festival, Aids Walk Philly And Run, and More!

Eakins Oval by Darlene Adu

'Pleasant Fall Weekend In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with Oktoberfest at Dilworth Park, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience, Rittenhouse Fine Craft Show, Terror Behind The Walls, the Parkway 100 Celebration, Made In Philadelphia Fall Market and more. During the weekend enjoy Bloktoberfest, PAWS Mutt Strut, Fishtown RiverCity Festival, Halloween Activities & Fun, Conshohocken Beer Festival, Germantown Second Saturdays, Manayunk Harvest Fest, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Avenue Witch Craft Beer Crawl

East Passyunk Ave Witch Craft Beer Crawl

'Witches, Get Your Beer On!' Calling all witches! It's that time of year. Halloween, pumpkin beers, witches, sorcerers and the 8th Annual East Passyunk Ave Witch Craft Beer Crawl. You can wear your pointed hats and bring out your flying broomsticks on Wednesday, October 25, from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. This year’s crawl will kick off with registration at Garage (9th and Wharton Streets) from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Once you are registered. crawlers are free to hit the bars and beers of … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Festival Returns To Chestnut Hill

Harry Potter Festival

'Exploring the World of Wizards in Chestnut Hill'  Attention all wizards and muggles who want to explore Witchcraft and Wizardry. The Harry Potter Festival returns to Chestnut Hill! Enjoy two days of magical adventures and fantasy as this spectacular annual event takes over the town of Chestnut Hill on Friday, October 20, and Saturday, October 21. Explore a weekend of wizards, spells, potions, scavenger hunts, wizard chess, parades and more. Activities that were held on the Avenue in … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ 23rd St Armory Oktoberfest, Midtown Village Fall Festival, Out Fest, Old City Fest and More!

South Street Bridge Overlooking Philadelphia Skyline

'Enjoy Many Festivals In Philadelphia This Weekend!' It's Columbus Day Weekend, so there are a few things taking place on Monday as well. The weekend kicks off with the 23rd Street Armory Oktoberfest, FirstGlance Film Festival, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience, October Revolution Of Jazz & Contemporary Music, the last weekend of Cai Guo-Qiang: Fireflies Interactive Installation, First Friday, Terror Behind The Walls, Havana Nights: A Celebration of Cuban Food & Music at … [Read more...]

Old City Fest Rocks Historic Philly Neighborhood

Old City Fest

'Food, Art, Live Music... Oh My!'  What would William Penn say about Old City's Old City Fest? "Bring It! I just wish I could party in this awesome historical section of Philly with my friends on Sunday, October 8!" No worries William, because this festival certainly looks like a great time for all ages.  The Old City Fest is a celebration of art and design, fashion and food, creativity and culture on the streets of America’s most historic square mile and will transform a four block … [Read more...]

Bloktoberfest Rocks South Street For Good Causes!

Bloktoberfest On South Street

'Beer, Food, Music, Philly' Cool weather, cool people and cool beers for good causes. Bloktoberfest returns for it's 9th year on South Street on Saturday, October 14 from noon to 8 pm in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood. This neighborhood festival is a free-to-attend all-ages festival which features four blocks of food, craft beer and live music from Broad to 18th Streets on South Street. You can buy your beer tickets in advance or purchase them the day of the event in person. But the … [Read more...]

Night Market Philadelphia Is Back!

Night Market 2014 in Olde City

'Philadelphia's Favorite Street Food Festival!’ Night Market Philadelphia is one of the city’s premier street food festivals. It has grown into more than just a few food festivals a year. Each Night Market Festival spotlights a different Philly neighborhood, showcasing excellent food from local restaurants and Philly’s finest food trucks. These events also include live music, the vibrant arts, and culture scene. It’s basically become a food party that will take place four times a … [Read more...]

Midtown Village Fall Festival

Midtown Village Fall Festival

 'Fall Is In The Air In Midtown Village!'   Get ready to fill your stomachs with tasty food and beer while listening to live music during the Midtown Village Fall Festival Saturday, October 7 from 12 pm to 8 pm! The 12th annual festival attracts more than 50,000 festival goers! You'll be able to shop, eat, drink and just relax to the sounds of live music! Visitors will experience a variety of activities and vendors such as multiple stages of live music entertainment, 15 + … [Read more...]