FirstGlance Film Festival In Philadelphia

Firstglance Film Festival

‘Lights, Action, Camera!’ The FirstGlance Film Festival is Philly’s longest running independent film festival, in its 18th year, celebrating and exhibiting the best in true indie film! The Film Festival is taking place at The Franklin Institute from November 11 to 13. What is the FirstGlance Film Festival? FirstGlance started in 1996 and brings Indie filmmakers and audiences together. The festival features Documentaries, Shorts, Animation, Web Series, Student Directed and … [Read more...]

Bacon and Beer Festival in Philadelphia!

Bacon And Beer Festival in Philadelphia

'Get Bacon Crazy While Drinking Beer!' Calling all bacon lovers! The 4th Annual Bacon and Beer Festival is back, taking place November 6 at the 23rd Street Armory from 2:30 pm to 5 pm! Festival-goers will enjoy bacon-based dishes from 24 local Philly restaurants created with bacon from 1732 meats while enjoying beer from 14 craft breweries. Those restaurants involved are: Baby Blues BBQ Philadelphia, The Blue Duck, BRICK AND MORTAR, BRÜ Craft & Wurst, U-Bahn, Cheu Noodle … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Festival Returns To Chestnut Hill

Harry Potter Festival

'Exploring the World of Wizards in Chestnut Hill'  Attention all wizards and muggles who want to explore Witchcraft and Wizardry. The Harry Potter Festival returns to Chestnut Hill! Enjoy two days of magical adventures and fantasy as this spectacular annual event takes over the town of Chestnut Hill on Friday, October 21, and Saturday, October 22. Explore a weekend of wizards, spells, potions, scavenger hunts, wizard chess, parades and more. Friday, October 21 Harry Potter … [Read more...]

Harvest Festival at Reading Terminal Market

Harvest Festival at Reading Terminal Market

‘Enjoy Good Food, Family Fun, and Hayrides’  Fall has approached and it’s time for pumpkins, Halloween, fabulous foods, hayrides, and that means Harvest time! Head over to the Reading Terminal Market with the family to celebrate the foods of the Pennsylvania harvest at the Market’s 16th Annual Harvest Festival on October 15 from 10 am to 4 pm. You’ll get to sample locally grown fall fruits and vegetables from the festival while savoring some delicious barbecue. There will be … [Read more...]

Old City Fest Rocks Historic Philly Neighborhood

Old City Fest

'Food, Art, Live Music... Oh My!'  What would William Penn say about Old City's Old City Fest? "Bring It! I just wish I could party in this awesome historical section of Philly with my friends on Sunday, October 9!" No worries William, because this festival certainly looks like a great time for all ages.  The Old City Fest will transform a four block area - Arch Street between 2nd and 4th streets and 3rd Street between Race and Market streets - from 11 am to 6 pm. The free street … [Read more...]

Oktoberfest Festivals in Philadelphia – Where To Celebrate In Philly!

Oktoberfest in Philadelphia

'Awesome German Celebrations Throughout the City of Brotherly Love' Oktoberfest 2016 invades Philadelphia for a whole month. It's a 16-day festival, running from the middle of September to the first weekend in October, with some events flowing until the middle or late October. An exuberant explosion of beer-drinking, eating all of the German types of wurst one can eat, German music, folk dancing, and cultural experiences that one could dream of. There will be daily and weekly celebrations … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Fringe Festival, Parks On Tap, GreenFest, Philadelphia Restaurant Week, Honey Festival, Mushroom Festival and More!

Logan Square Swann Memorial Fountain

'Philadelphia Festivals Are In The Air!’ The weekend kicks off with Fringe Festival, Parks on Tap, movies at Clark Park and in Newbold/Point Breeze, Philly Honey Festival, FREE admission to the Academy of Natural Sciences museum, and the continuation of the exhibits at Penn Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. During the weekend enjoy Kimmel Center Open House, Philly Honey Festival, Kennett Square Mushroom Festival, Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards, FREE yoga, farmers’ markets … [Read more...]

Budweiser Made In America Music Festival Labor Day Weekend

Budweiser Made In America

'Come Party with Rihanna & Coldplay on the Parkway’ The Budweiser Made in America Music Festival will be hitting the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Labor Day Weekend September 3 and 4. Come experience a weekend of live music and fun. Budweiser Made in America Festival Experience & Atmosphere The Labor Day Weekend 2-day event will feature headliners Rihanna and Coldplay. The giant outdoor setting will host a little over 20 musical acts on three stages strategically placed on the … [Read more...]

Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival

Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival

  'Enjoying Tasty Foods & Fun Along Main Street In Manayunk'  It's back, the Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival, September 18 from 11 am to 5 pm.  This festival is a kick-off to Manayunk's Restaurant Week that is from September 19 to 30. Get to explore the many Manayunk restaurants, 50+ Philly food trucks, gourmet food vendors, art vendors and even a few farmers’ markets that will be along the shopping corridor of Main Street, from Green Lane to Shurs Lane. Food truck favorites like Taco … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Car Show and Street Festival

East Passyunk Car Show and Street Festival

'South Philly Fun With Cars and Food'  Hey car and food lovers! Car mania time! It's the 11th Annual East Passyunk Car Show and Street Festival, July 31, that stretches 5 blocks on East Passyunk Avenue from Broad to Dickinson Streets. Get ready to check out over 140 antique cars, vintage cars, classic cars, muscle cars, custom cars, trucks and motorcycles. Prizes will be awarded at 3:30 pm for such categories as best ’50s custom, top 5 motorcycles, best low rider, best of show car and a … [Read more...]