Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink At Dilworth Park

Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park

'Ice Skating in Center City’  It’s been an exciting transformation outside of City Hall the last three years! Just three years ago, Dilworth Plaza was converted into a friendly park, now called Dilworth Park. You’ll find a computer-programmable fountain, a Jose Garces-operated cafe, free wifi, pedestrian-friendly amenities, programmed events throughout the year, and an upgraded rail system. Not only will you be able to enjoy Dilworth Park in the warmer months, you will be able to … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Harry Potter Festival, Philadelphia Film Festival, Halloween Activities, Harvest Festival At Reading Terminal Market and More!

Bridge - Photo by Tibor Puskas

'Exploring Philadelphia In The Fall' The weekend kicks off with the Harry Potter Festival, A Star Wars Celebration By The Philly Pops, the Philadelphia Film Festival, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience, Terror Behind The Walls, Get Pegged Cabaret At FringeArts, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy Harvest Festival at Reading Terminal Market, the Harry Potter Festival, Halloween Activities & Fun, Philadelphia Film Festival, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Bloktoberfest, Halloween In Philly, Fishtown RiverCity Festival, Aids Walk Philly And Run, and More!

Eakins Oval by Darlene Adu

'Pleasant Fall Weekend In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with Oktoberfest at Dilworth Park, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience, Rittenhouse Fine Craft Show, Terror Behind The Walls, the Parkway 100 Celebration, Made In Philadelphia Fall Market and more. During the weekend enjoy Bloktoberfest, PAWS Mutt Strut, Fishtown RiverCity Festival, Halloween Activities & Fun, Conshohocken Beer Festival, Germantown Second Saturdays, Manayunk Harvest Fest, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern … [Read more...]

PHS Pop Up Garden on South Street

PHS Pop Up Garden in Philadelphia

'A Relaxing Temporary Outdoor Escape' The PHS Pop UP Garden is back in its 7th year!  The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society kicks off their 2017 Pop Up Garden May 9, which is located on 1438 South Street, right next door to the Jamaican Jerk Hut. Imagine yourself in a secluded area with an outdoor bar, palm trees, colorful umbrellas with seating and hammocks, as visitors will be able to enjoy tropical cocktails, beer and wine. Feeling hungry? As part of the Pop Up Garden, enjoy tasty … [Read more...]

The 9/11 Heroes 5K Run In Philadelphia!

9/11 Heroes Run In Philadelphia

'If Not Me, Then Who...." UPDATE 9/5/17 - Last chance to register online is at 11:59 pm 9/6/17 ~ Click Here To Register or Volunteer - FYI - You can still register in person the day of the race! Calling all runners for a worthy cause. The Travis Manion Foundation will host the Philadelphia 9/11 Heroes 5k race at the Philadelphia Navy Yard on September 9, 2017. The 9/11 Heroes Run activates and unites communities to honor the sacrifices of those heroes from September 11th and the wars … [Read more...]

The Midway At Blue Cross RiverRink! Carnival-Style Attractions In Philly!

The Midway Ferris Wheel At The Blue Cross RiverRink

'Carnival-Style Attractions In Philly' Who says you have to leave the City of Philadelphia for shore-like amusement rides and games! Guests will be able to enjoy boardwalk-inspired games, a full-size carousel, and a specific marquee ride at the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, just blocks north of Spruce Street Harbor Park. Throughout the summer, the marquee ride will be rotated between a 60 ft Ferris Wheel, the Pharoah’s Fury swinging boat ride, and the Typhoon Magic Carpet ride. … [Read more...]

Celebrating Independence Weekend With Fireworks, FREE Concerts, Block Parties, FREE Admission To Museums, 1776 Revolutionary War Encampment, Night Market and More!

Happy Independence Weekend in Philadelphia

‘Celebrating American Independence’ What not a better way than to celebrate your 4th of July Weekend right here in Philadelphia, where it all began! Enjoying Independence Day with friends, family and everyone else! There will be free concerts, free admission to museums, the American Revolutionary War re-encampment, the main parade in the historic section of Philadelphia tomorrow, block parties, the spectacular fireworks show above the Philadelphia Museum of Art and much more. The … [Read more...]

Top Fourth of July Fireworks Shows in Philadelphia

Fireworks on Fourth of July in Philadelphia

'Celebrating Independence Day Philadelphia Style!'  You can enjoy many fireworks shows leading up to the Fourth of July in Philadelphia! What a great way in celebrating our independence in an awesome city all week long! Of course, there is the biggest fireworks night of the year, when the sky above the Philadelphia Museum of Art illuminates with dazzling light displays from tons of fireworks on 4th of July. Below is our guide to the fireworks shows in and around Philadelphia! Friday, … [Read more...]

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...]