9th Street Italian Market Festival in South Philly

9th Street Italian Market Festival in South Philly

'Authentic Italian Culture in South Philadelphia' Food, Food and more Food! The Italian Market is the nation's oldest continuously operating outdoor market. The city's biggest block party will take place on May 20 and 21, which runs along South 9th Street, from Fitzwater to Federal Streets. The festival will go live from 11 am to 6 pm on both days. Just like St. Patrick's Day, when everyone is Irish for a day, this festival is when everyone becomes Italian for the 2-day weekend event in … [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...]

South Street Headhouse Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse Spring Festival

'Food, Live Music, Family Fun and More!' The South Street Headhouse 5th annual Spring Festival is a free event that is fun and energized with great food, beer, live music and much more. A great event for the family as kids can enjoy the Kid Zone while others can enjoy the many local shops, restaurants, crafts, live music and more. This year's festival, May 6, will start at 11 am and runs till 8 pm, closing down South Street (between Front and 8th), and along the Second Street Plaza (between … [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...]

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...]

Dining Out For Life Philadelphia With Restaurants and Food Trucks

Dining Out For Life

‘Eating Fabulous Foods for a Good Cause!’ It’s that special time to enjoy excellent food all across the Philadelphia area for a special cause. In its 27th year, Dining Out for Life takes place on April 20 at nearly 200 restaurants in Philadelphia and the Tri-State area. As a special addition to this great event, for the fifth year, a pop-up food court will take place with 15 Philly food trucks. These restaurants and food trucks that are participating will donate 33% of the night’s … [Read more...]

Manayunk Restaurant Week ~ Fabulous Manayunk Foods

Manayunk Restaurant Week

'Discounted Foods in Manayunk’ Manayunk Restaurant Week is back, April 10 to 21. Here is your chance to taste many different delicious meals from well-known Manayunk restaurants and experience chefs delights at discounted prices. There are many types of food selections such as Seafood, Steak, American, Japanese, Italian, Mexican, Indian, and more. Manayunk Restaurant Week Experience & Atmosphere The StrEAT Food Festival kicks off Manayunk Restaurant Week on April 9. Then enjoy 10 … [Read more...]

Brewer’s Plate In Philadelphia ~ Foodies and Beer Geeks Unite

Brewer's Plate at Kimmel Center

'Where Food Meets Beer' The Brewer's Plate annual food and beer event is the talk of the town each year! The 13th annual event is held at the Kimmel Center on March 5, emphasizing to buy fresh and buy local. This will be your chance to savor delightful food that is paired with perfected brews, wine and cocktails from our region's outstanding chefs, farmers, food artisans, brewers, distillers, and winemakers. Brewer’s Plate benefits Fair Food, a non-profit that has been uniting local … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Restaurant Week – Amazing Foods in South Philly

East Passyunk Restaurant

‘Food Discounts in East Passyunk’ East Passyunk Restaurant Week is back with 24 participating restaurants, from February 27 to March 10. Here is your chance to taste many different delicious meals from well-known East Passyunk Restaurants and experience chefs delights at discounted prices. There are many types of food selections such as Japanese, Mexican, Italian, Seafood, Steak, American and much more. East Passyunk Restaurant Week Experience & Atmosphere Get your food on from … [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...]