The Oval Asks: “What’s Your Parkway, Philly?” ~ 2017 Summer Fun At Eakins Oval

What's Your Parkway At The Oval

  'Summer Seasonal Fun At The Oval'  Hello summer fun at The Oval, located across from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. For the 5th year, The Oval will transform into a pop-up park and runs July 20 through August 20. This year it will be more about just a fun place to hang outside with games, yoga, beer, music and more. It will also allow visitors to give feedback, a way to tell the city how you feel! This year’s summertime plaza, named The Oval+, because it will now include … [Read more...]

Center City Sips – Great Happy Hour Specials in Philly

Center City Sips 2012 in Philadelphia

'Happy Happy Hour Every Wednesday All Summer Long' Break up that work week by trying special drink and food specials during Center City Sips, held on every Wednesday night from June 7 to August 30, sponsored by Center City District. A great way to hang outside during the summer days. Center City Sips Experience & Atmosphere Have a favorite establishment? Maybe wanting to try a new place out? This event is a great opportunity to sample cocktails and appetizers at new restaurants and … [Read more...]

Philly Beer Week 2017 Cheat Sheet

MyPhillyAlive 2017 Philly Beer Week Cheat Sheet

‘Beer Enthusiasts – Start Your Engines’ It's that time of year again when Philadelphians get excited about Philly Beer Week. Not only those from the city or the surrounding area, but those who specifically come to this week long event for a specific reason from far away. Especially since Philly Beer Week is celebrating 10 years of beers! Did you know that Philly Beer Week is the largest and oldest beer celebration of its kind in the United States. All of this would make perfect sense … [Read more...]

Hammer of Glory Relay and Opening Tap Night

HOG Rally & Opening Tap

'Kick-Off Celebration to Philly Beer Week In Style!' We begin the journey into Philly Beer Week with the Annual HOG Relay that kicks off early in the morning at a few media outlets, then hits 25 bars, restaurants and breweries, and then will end at The Filmore. This is a tradition not seen in any other city! If you have heard of Philly Beer Week, a non-profit promoting Philly’s beer culture, the organization has rebranded itself as Philly Loves Beer! Philly Beer Week is celebrating … [Read more...]

Philly Beer Week! Celebrating 10 Years Of Beers in Philadelphia!

Philly Beer Week - Celebrating 10 years of Beers!

'Beer + History + City of Brotherly Love = Fun Loving City of Philadelphia' Beer Week in Philadelphia is an exciting time for many. This years 10-day event(s), from June 2 to 11, is the tenth annual celebration of the city’s beer culture that will be throbbing with energy. Since starting in 2008, the yearly celebration allows beer lovers to go on tours of some of the best pubs and breweries and will feature events ranging from beer tastings, beer-pairing dinners, lectures, and other … [Read more...]

Plazapalooza in Graduate Hospital Neighborhood

Plazapoolza In Graduate Hospital Neighborhood

'Fun Times In Graduate Hospital Neighborhood' Let the good times roll during Plazapalooza on May 20 from noon to 7 pm in Graduate Hospital neighborhood! Enjoy a casual setting at the Grays Ferry Triangle at 23rd and South Street! There will be food, drinks, live music and games for the whole family. Such Philly food trucks as Phoebe’s BBQ, Samosa Deb and Tacos Don Memo. There will be live music hosted by Jeff from South Street Sounds and his band, Tall Trees, along with … [Read more...]

PHS Pop Up Garden on South Street

PHS Pop Up Garden in Philadelphia

'A Relaxing Temporary Outdoor Escape' The PHS Pop UP Garden is back in its 7th year!  The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society kicks off their 2017 Pop Up Garden May 9, which is located on 1438 South Street, right next door to the Jamaican Jerk Hut. Imagine yourself in a secluded area with an outdoor bar, palm trees, colorful umbrellas with seating and hammocks, as visitors will be able to enjoy tropical cocktails, beer and wine. Feeling hungry? As part of the Pop Up Garden, enjoy tasty … [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...]

The Annual Yards Real Ale Invitational

Yards Real Ale Invitational

'60 Plus Cask-Conditioned Beers From Around The World!' Hearye hearye! Step right up to the 10th Annual Yards Real Ale Invitational held at Yards Brewing Company on April 30th from 1 pm to 5 pm! This special event, hosted by Yards Brewing Co, allows guests to try 60 + cask-conditioned beers from breweries around the world. General admission is $55 in advance and $65 at the door. Each guest at the event will receive a commemorative glass to drink from during the day, and tickets include … [Read more...]

Morgan’s Pier – The Waterfront Beer Garden At Penn’s Landing

Morgan's Pier Philadelphia

'An Outside Paradise' Morgan's Pier, reopening on April 20, 2017, is an outdoor beer garden style bar and lounge that is right next to the Ben Franklin Bridge on Columbus Boulevard in Penn's Landing. Once a former location for Rock Lobster and a quick stay for Octo8, Morgan's Pier first opened on May 25, 2012. Morgan's Pier Experience & Atmosphere Philadelphia waterfront's bar, Morgan's Pier, is a great complement to Race Street Pier because of its openness, having a large space in … [Read more...]