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...]

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 ~ 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...]

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...]

Pay What You Wish At Philadelphia Museum Of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Pay as you wish at Philadelphia Museum of Art

'Exciting Art at Your Cost on Wednesday Nights & Much More' Exciting news for you Art Lovers! Enjoy Pay What You Wish' at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Wednesday nights from 5 pm to 8:45 pm and on the first Sunday of every month from 5 pm to 8:45 pm! Visitors can pay $10, $8, $5, $2, etc., allowing you to explore the Museum and its remarkable collections showcasing works by Marcel Duchamp, Salvador Dalí and a few local Philadelphia artists such as Thomas Eakins. The museum … [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...]

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...]

Philly Wine Week ~ Exploring Wines in the City of Brotherly Love

Philly Wine Week

'Savoring Wines All Over Philly'  Move on over Philly Beer Week, here comes Philly Wine Week. Philadelphia already having the first and largest Beer Week in the country, now welcomes the 4th Annual Philly Wine Week in the City of Brotherly Love. This eight day event takes place from March 19 to 26 and the party kicks off the week at The Academy of Natural Sciences starting at 6 pm on Sunday, March 19. The theme is Opening Corks (tickets), which will feature premium sparkling and … [Read more...]