Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ NFL Draft Experience, Philadelphia Science Festival, Penn Relays, Yards Real Ale Festival, Flavors On The Avenue and More!

NFL Draft Experience In Philadelphia

'Weekend Overload Of Things To Do In Philly!' Will you be able to contain yourself with the many choices of what to do this weekend! The next few days will be jam packed with major events, beer festivals, concerts and more. The weekend kicks off with the NFL Draft Experience, the Penny Relays, the Selection Square draft room during the NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Science Festival, Philly Tech Week, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition, 4th Friday in South … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Science Festival Returns With Nine Days Of Excitement!

Philadelphia Science Festival

'Bringing Science and Fun Together!' Get your nerd on at the Philadelphia Science Festival, a nine day festival that occurs annually in Philadelphia each April. This year's Science Festival will take place from April 21 to 29. In it's 7th year, the Philadelphia Science Festival is presented by The Dow Chemical Company and organized by the awesome folks at The Franklin Institute. The festival aims to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers, and shows how much fun it can be … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Science Festival, Opening Weekend At Museum Of The American Revolution and Morgan’s Pier, Earth Day and More!

Market Street Bridge

'Science, History & Fun' The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Science Festival, the opening weekend of the Museum of the American Revolution and Morgan's Pier, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy the Museum of the American Revolution, the Philadelphia Science Festival, the opening of Bartram's Mile, World Tai Chi Day at Dilworth Park, the Spring Blooms at … [Read more...]

History Buffs Will Love The Museum Of The American Revolution In Historic Philadelphia!

Museum Of The American Revolution

'Showcasing The Birth Of Our Country!' The Museum of the American Revolution opening April 19, steps from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, is the first National Museum to tell the story of the American Revolution. Two centuries have passed and there was still no national museum that tells the entire story of this remarkable period until now. So this will be a very exciting time in history! The Museum of the American Revolution Experience & Atmosphere The museum is located at … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Manayunk Restaurant Week, Easter Events, FDR Fest, Headhouse District’s Easter Promenade and More!

86th Annual Easter Promenade in South District Headhouse

'Celebrating Easter in Philadelphia & Much More!' The weekend kicks off with Manayunk Restaurant Week, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Easter events and activities, FDR Fest, the Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens, American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, Manayunk Restaurant Week, farmers’ markets and much more. … [Read more...]

South Street Headhouse District’s Easter Promenade

South Street Headhouse District's Easter Promenade

'Hop On Down South Street With The Easter Crew!' Hop on over to the 86th Annual Easter Promenade on April 16, a popular Easter tradition in the South Street Headhouse District. This free family event, which begins with a parade at 12:30 pm at the corner of Passyunk Avenue and South Street, and ends at 2nd and South Streets, will be one that you won't want to miss! Headhouse District's Easter Promenade's Experience and Atmosphere Master of Ceremonies Henri David will lead the parade down … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Phillies Opening Day, First Friday, Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival, Sakura Sunday In Fairmount Park and More!

Philadelphia Phillies Opening Day

'Play Ball!' Does anyone own a time machine for 2008? In any case, it's good to have baseball back in Philadelphia as the Phillies home opening series is this weekend. The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Phillies opening day, Free Admission To National Museum of American Jewish History, the continuation of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition and Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy the Subaru Cherry Blossom … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ XPN Music Film Festival, Philadelphia Cherry Blossom Festival, First Sunday At The Barnes and More!

Cherry Blossom overlooking Boathouse Row

'Cherry Blossoms In Philly!' Experience the beauty of Cherry Blossoms throughout Philadelphia! The weekend kicks off with The King and I Musical, XPN Music Film Festival, Philly Pops & Jazz, American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy the Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival, Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens, XPN Music Film … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival In Franklin Square

Dragon - Photos by Jeff Fusco for Historic Philadelphia

‘A Celebration of Light & Culture’  If you missed it last year, be visually inspired as visitors will get to experience the Chinese Lantern Festival again at Franklin Square in Historic Philadelphia May 9 to June 11. The Festival is a celebration of light and culture that features artisans from China and the Philadelphia region. The square will come alive and glow with 29 new larger-than-life illuminated displays such as a huge 200-foot Chinese dragon, pandas, sea creatures, … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philly Wine Week, Starkbierfest At Brauhaus Schmitz, The Kindness Meetup And More!

Cherry Blossoms Philly Skyline

'Spring Has Arrived In Philly!' So spring has gotten off to a late start, but at least there is one 70° day in the forecast for the weekend! The weekend kicks off with Starkbierfest at Brauhaus Schmitz, Philadelphia Gay Men's Chorus Presents Philly Made, The King and I Musical, Think Local, Give Local Garces Foundation Benefit, 4th Friday in South Street Headhouse District, more of Philly Wine Week, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The … [Read more...]