Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Grand Opening Of The Midway At Blue Cross RiverRink, Molestice Block Party Music Fest, Manayunk Arts Festival and More!

Benjamin Franklin Bridge

 'Summer Has Begun In Philly' The weekend kicks off with the Grand Opening of The Midway at Blue Cross RiverRink, Parks On Tap, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and more. During the weekend enjoy Caribbean Day At Reading Terminal Market, Molestice Block Party, Summer Ale Festival At Philadelphia Zoo, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, the Longwood Gardens’ Main Fountain, the Spring … [Read more...]

Molestice Block Party! A FREE Mini Music Festival In Center City!

Molestice Courtesy of Philip Gabriel Photography for Molestice

'Dancing In The Streets With Great Bands' Enjoy a fantastic selection of live music at Molestice Mini Music Festival block party on June 24, 2017! Molestice, hosted by Mole Street, a digital marketing and entertainment booking agency in Philadelphia, is a block party and music festival that celebrates the summer solstice. The block party is held at 100 North Mole Street (between Cherry & Race Sts) in Center City from noon to 8 pm. Musicgoers will enjoy live music, some of which … [Read more...]

Make Music Philly Baby! – Free Live Music Celebration

2 guys playing Live Music - Courtesy of makemusicphilly.org

'Live Free Musical Celebrations in the City of Brotherly Love' Get ready for an all-out music blitz on June 21, 2017. Explore the many talents of local musicians throughout the City of Philadelphia. There will be over 100 performances from 10 am to 9 pm at locations throughout the city. This 'do it yourself' festival is free and will include organized concerts and informal performances by professionals and amateurs of all genres and ages. Just think, anywhere in the city can become a … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Chinese Lantern Festival, Newbold Blues Festival, LGBT Pride Parade and Festival And More!

City of Philadelphia

 'Live Blues, Food, Beer, Festivals and More!' The weekend kicks off with Bloomsday at the Rosenbach Museum & Library, Parks On Tap, Pride LGBT Kick-Off Party, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, Chinese Lantern Festival, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and more. During the weekend enjoy the Betsy Ross House Flag Festival, the Newbold Blues Festival, Historic Germantown's Juneteenth Festival, Beer Camp on Tour at Penn's … [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...]

Old City Eats Kick-Off Party!

Old City Eats Block Party

'Eating Like There Is No Tomorrow With Friends' The Old City Eats Block Party on Thursday, June 15 from 5 pm to 8 pm kicks-off Old City Eats, where restaurants and bars will offer at least one half-priced appetizer, at least one $4 beer featuring Penn Beer and one $5 cocktail featuring Faber Liquors every Thursday all summer long until August 31. The block party will feature 15 Old City Eats participants as well as The Franklin Fountain and Mama’s Meatballs. Visitors can dance to live … [Read more...]

The Philadelphia Restaurant Festival

Philadelphia Restaurant Festival

'A Food Lovers Dream!' The Philadelphia Restaurant Festival, in its 2nd year, is a food and drink lovers dream! Guests can enjoy hand-crafted masterpieces of culinary expertise from 30 top local restaurants and chefs while sipping notable wines, craft beers, craft cocktails and spirits selections - while listening to live entertainment. Each general admission ticket includes the following: Food samples from dozens of Philadelphia-area restaurants Complimentary beer, wine, and … [Read more...]

Flag Day Events in Philadelphia

Flag Day June 14th

'Honoring the Symbol of Our Country!' Flag Day is a special day that takes place on June 14, which commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on that day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The Second Continental Congress originated in Philadelphia and had it's original meeting place at Independence Hall. Flag Day is not an official holiday, but in 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation that officially established … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philly Beer Week, Parks On Tap, Bacon and Beer Classic, Art Museum Area Restaurant Week, Odunde Festival and More!

Washington Monument at Eakins Oval

 'Enjoying Art, Music, Food, Beer & More In Philly' The weekend kicks off with Philly Beer Week, All-City Jazz Festival, Parks On Tap, Spruce Street Harbor Park, opening of RiverRink Summerfest, Chinese Lantern Festival, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and more. During the weekend enjoy the Philly Beer Week, 7th Annual Organ Day, the Bacon and Beer Classic, Spruce Street Harbor Park, RiverRink Summerfest, Mirror Maze Exhibition, the … [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...]