The 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show – Wonders Of Water

2018 Philadelphia Flower Show

'The World's Largest Indoor Flower Show' The Philadelphia International Flower Show welcomes you to "Wonders of Water," where guests will be able to celebrate the beauty and life-sustaining interplay of horticulture and water. America’s leading floral and garden designers will create tropical jungles, temperate forests, native woodlands and arid landscapes, showcasing the astounding plants that thrive in each environment, from exquisite orchids and flowering vines to luminescent desert … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ President’s Day Weekend, Chinese New Year Dragon Dance Parade, Black History Month, Marvel Universe Live and More!

Chinese Dragon Dance

'Chinese New Year Celebrations - The Year Of The Dog!' The weekend kicks off with Black History Month, Philly Theatre Week, Free admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History all month long, the continuation of the Terracotta Warriors Exhibit, the Crocs exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences & the Design in Revolution: A 1960's Odyssey exhibit, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's Landing, Winter Fountains On The Benjamin … [Read more...]

President’s Day Weekend in Philly ~ FREE Museums and More

National Constitution Center

'Exploring the Principals and Ideas of Our Past Presidents' President's Day, which is on Monday, February 19, starts off with a weekend (February 17 - 18) of activities and themed events that lead into President's Day itself. It's a time to explore and honor those Presidents such as George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and other Presidents also known as the Commander-in-chief. Enjoy free admission to specific museums, special attractions, special tours, themed … [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...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ National Pizza Day, Philly Theatre Week, Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention, Museum Exhibits and More!

Dilly Dilly by Kim Eves

'Pizza, Tattoos, Theatre - Oh My!' How is everyone feeling after yesterday's parade for our beloved World Champions, the Philadelphia Eagles! There is no rest for the weary, so let's dive into the weekend of things to do! The weekend kicks off with National Pizza Day, the Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention, Black History Month, Philly Theatre Week, Free admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History all month long, the continuation of the Terracotta Warriors Exhibit, … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Black History Month, Crocs Opening Exhibit At Academy Of Natural Sciences, First Friday, Philadelphia Auto Show, Philadelphia Eagles In Super Bowl 52 and More!

Benjamin Franklin Bridge by Vanessa Beahn

'Fly Eagles Fly!!' What a huge weekend for the city of Philadelphia! The Philadelphia Eagles play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl 52. Many will be in Philly sports bars throughout the city, and we have you covered with our guide to sports bars below. The weekend kicks off with Black History Month, First Friday, Philly POPS: Lenny's Revolution at Verizon Hall , Winter Opening Celebration at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Free admission to the National Museum of American Jewish … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Chinese New Year Celebration At Penn Museum, Philadelphia Auto Show, Ice Skating and More!

Photo by Tibor Puskas

'Exploring All Of Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with the ending of Center City District Restaurant Week, Dinos After Dark at the Academy of Natural Sciences, the continuation of the Terracotta Warriors Exhibit, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's Landing, Winter Fountains On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy the Philadelphia Auto Show, Chinese New Year Celebrations at Penn … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Eagles In The NFC Championship Game, Center City Restaurant Week, Ice Skating, Hair O’ The Dog and More!

End Of Market Street Bridge

'Good Luck Philadelphia Eagles!' A big weekend in Philadelphia when the Minnesota Vikings visit the Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday, January 21! Fly Eagles Fly! The weekend kicks off with the ending of Les Misérables at the Academy of Music and the Philly Home Show, Barnes Young Professional Night, Center City District Restaurant Week, Terracotta Warriors Exhibit, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's Landing, Winter Fountains On The Benjamin … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Martin Luther King Jr Day Weekend, Philly Home Show, Philadelphia Eagles Playoff Game, Center City Restaurant Week and More!

Philadelphia Skyline Sunset

'Exploring Philadelphia!' The weekend kicks off with David Bowie Week, Martin Luther King Jr Day Weekend Activities, Les Misérables at the Academy of Music, Philly Home Show, Winter Fountains On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy Martin Luther King Jr Day Weekend Activities, Les Misérables, David Bowie Week, Terracotta Warriors Exhibit, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's … [Read more...]

Martin Luther King Day Free Events in Philadelphia

Martin Luther King Day in Philadelphia

'Celebrating Freedom & the Rights for All Americans' Philadelphia is celebrating Martin Luther King Day, January 15, with many events throughout the City of Brotherly Love. Something of which represented Dr. King and what he stood for. We have compiled a list of events and things to do, some of which are free or have been discounted. Some of these events and or activities will start January 12th and run until the 15th. Free Events & Things To Do   National Liberty … [Read more...]