Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival

‘Human-Powered Vehicle Floats & Art’ The Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival, held May 20 from noon to 6 pm, is one creative and quirky event that you don't want to miss! In years past, it was two events, the Trenton Avenue Arts Festival and Kensington Kinetic Derby. The all-day event is a combination of crazy derby admirers and those that love art, food and much more. The festival raises money for neighborhood projects and revitalization in the area while exposing … [Read more...]

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...]

Flavors On The Avenue Returns To East Passyunk Neighborhood

Flavors On The Avenue Courtesy of East Passyunk Business Imporvement District

'Springtime Food Tasting Event From Some of East Passyunk's Restaurants' What was once East Passyunk's Flavors of the Avenue is now Flavors on the Avenue! After 10 years under the tent, this annual event is moved onto the streets of East Passyunk and takes place April 30 from noon to 5 pm! This exceptional food event in the East Passyunk Neighborhood brings the neighborhood’s top restaurants and chefs together for people to enjoy. More than two dozen East Passyunk restaurants will be … [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, April 9 from 11 am to 5 pm.  This festival is a kick-off to Manayunk's Restaurant Week that is from April 10 - 21. 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 … [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...]

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...]

Bloktoberfest Invades South Street!!

Bloktoberfest Philly

'Beer, Food, Music, Philly' Cool weather, cool people and cool beers for good causes. Bloktoberfest returns for it's 9th year on South Street on Saturday, October 15 from noon to 9 pm in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood. This neighborhood festival is a free-to-attend all-ages festival which features four blocks of food, craft beer and live music from Broad to 18th Streets on South Street. You can buy your beer tickets in advance or purchase them the day of the event in person. But the … [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...]

FEASTIVAL Philly! Exceptional Food, Great Chefs and Weird Times!

FEASTIVAL at Fringe Arts

'A Wild Night Of Philadelphia Arts & Food Culture!' It's almost here, when you can enjoy remarkable food and drinks while being entertained with live performances in support of FringeAarts! FEASTIVAL, which takes place on September 29 from 7 pm to 10 pm at FringeArts, will bring together 80 of the city's best restaurants and bars including distinguished restaurants such as High Street on Market, La Peg Brasserie at Fringe Arts, Jones Restaurant, Laurel Restaurant, Vernick Food & … [Read more...]