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...]

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...]

Philly Wine Week ~ Exploring Wines in the City of Brotherly Love

Philly Wine Week

'Savoring Wines All Over Philly'  Move on over Philly Beer Week, here comes Philly Wine Week. Philadelphia already having the first and largest Beer Week in the country, now welcomes the 4th Annual Philly Wine Week in the City of Brotherly Love. This eight day event takes place from March 19 to 26 and the party kicks off the week at The Academy of Natural Sciences starting at 6 pm on Sunday, March 19. The theme is Opening Corks (tickets), which will feature premium sparkling and … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia – Guide to Irish Bars, Irish Food and Irish Events!

St. Patrick's in Philadelphia

'Erin Go Bragh - Ireland Forever' St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia is right around the corner. Do you have your green on and your pint glass in full tilt for that Irish toast! Below is a list of Irish breakfasts and events on St. Patrick's Day, which is a Thursday this year, events and activities leading up to St. Patrick's Day and most of the Irish Bars located in the City of Brotherly Love. If you plan on starting St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia early, you should check out a few of … [Read more...]

Celebrating Mardi Gras in Philadelphia

Mardi Gras In Philadelphia

"New Awlins Philly Style 2017!" Why let New Orleans have all of the fun for Mardi Gras! We can have as much fun right here in the City of Brotherly Love. Mardis Gras, known as the Carnival Season, are events that begin on or after the Epiphany or Kings Day and wrap up on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is Tuesday, February 28. Fact: Many tourists try to fit in and say N'Awlins, while locals will say New Awlins. Get ready to feast your eyes and fill your stomachs on good New … [Read more...]

Where To Watch The Super Bowl At These Philadelphia Sports Bars!

XFinity Live

'Enjoy the Super Bowl at these Philly Sports Bars’ Looking for a sports bar to watch Super Bowl 51? We have a large selection of sports bars located all over Philadelphia, from small to large bars. Some bars with 20 + televisions, just so you don’t miss the action. Do you have a favorite sports bar in Philly, please tell us in the comments below. Here is our list of sports bars & some with specials during the game. (alphabetical order) Bar-Ly Chinatown ~ located in Chinatown ~ … [Read more...]

Suds Lovers! Philly Loves Beer Is The New Philly Beer Week!

Philly Loves Beer Board Members - Tom Kehoe (Owner of Yards Brewing Co), Mike "Scoats" Scotese (Owner of Grey Lodge Pub, Hop Angel & More) & William Reed (Owner of Standard Tap & Johnny Brenda's)

'Philadelphia Is The Best Beer City In America!'  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 usually known as a 10-day celebration that takes place in the beginning of June every year. The problem was that many thought it stopped right there and they would have to wait until the following year. Hence the rebranding as Philly Loves Beer, which will be dedicated to … [Read more...]

Warm Up by a Fireplace at these Philly Bars and Restaurants

FADO Irish Pub

'Enjoying The Warmth Of Fireplaces In Many Fine Restaurants & Bars'   As the cold days bear down on us, we seek warmth in many ways. Some prefer blankets and heaters, while others enjoy a cozy fire with their favorite cocktail with friends at a bar or during dinner. May it be a hot toddy, a glass of wine, your favorite glass of liquor or a beer, one can always find some sort of comfort at one of the many bars and restaurants that we have listed below. 33 Bars and Restaurants with a … [Read more...]

Crow and The Pitcher in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

Crow & The Pitcher In Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

'Quaint Neighborhood Dining Establishment & Bar' The Crow and the Pitcher has been a pleasant addition to the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood. Opened in April of 2014 by owner Michael Franco, who was the former General Manager at Le Bec Fin, has been in the restaurant industry most of his life and is a licensed Sommelier. One might ask if there is a meaning behind Crow and the Pitcher. It's a reference to one of Aesop's Fables, who was a slave and story teller. So the owner went … [Read more...]

Philly Beer Week 2016 Cheat Sheet

Philly Beer Week Cheat Sheet 2016

'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. Did you know that Philly Beer Week is the largest beer celebration of its kind in the United States. All of this would make perfect sense since Philadelphia has been recognized as one of the World’s Best Cities for … [Read more...]