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...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations, Philadelphia Flower Show, March Madness, Philly Wine Week and More!

St. Patrick's Day March 17, 2016 at Irish Memorial With Irish Dancers

'Everyone Is Green March 17!' The weekend kicks off with St. Patrick's Day Celebrations, the Philadelphia Flower Show, March Madness, Raiders of the Lost Ark with The Philadelphia Orchestra, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy the Flower Show, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with the last day of the Flower Show, the start … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Flower Show, St Patrick’s Day Parade, Israeli Film Festival and More!

Philadelphia Flower Show - Courtesy of PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

'Spring Has At Least Sprung At The Flower Show!' The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Flower Show, the last day of East Passyunk Restaurant Week, the continuation of the Israel Film Festival and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Erin Express, St. Patrick's Day Celebrations, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with FREE Admission to the Pennsylvania Academy of the … [Read more...]

Franklin Square – Parks in Philadelphia

Franklin Square in Old City Philadelphia - Parks in Philadelphia

'Carousel Rides, Mini-Golf, Burgers, Movie Nights & More' Franklin Square is located in the historical part of Philadelphia in Old City. It's one of the five original open-space parks planned by William Penn during the late 17th century. The Square opens its new season Wednesday, March 1, 2017. SquareBurger, the STARR Restaurants burger stand, opens later in March (stay tuned for an exact date).  There will be many special events and exciting happenings this season, including Evening … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ East Passyunk Restaurant Week, First Friday, Brewer’s Plate and More!

Reflextion of Independence Hall

'Spring Is Around The Corner' The weekend kicks off with the Grand Opening of American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition ice skating at the National Constitution Center, First Friday, East Passyunk Restaurant Week, the last weekend of ice skating at the Blue Cross RiveRink Winterfest and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During the weekend enjoy Erin Express, Philly Craft Beer Festival, FREE tours of Yards Brewing Co, Paleopalooza at … [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...]

Celebrating Mardi Gras in Philadelphia

Mardi Gras In Philadelphia

"New Awlins Philly Style 2017!" Why let New Orleans have all of the fun for Mardi Gras! We can have as much fun right here in the City of Brotherly Love. Mardis Gras, known as the Carnival Season, are events that begin on or after the Epiphany or Kings Day and wrap up on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is Tuesday, February 28. Fact: Many tourists try to fit in and say N'Awlins, while locals will say New Awlins. Get ready to feast your eyes and fill your stomachs on good New … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Mardi Gras Celebrations, Philly Bierfest, Ice Skating, Philly Fashion Weekend, Party For The Market and More!

Broad Street In Center City Philadelphia

'Cajun Food, Southern Drinks & Beads Throughout Philly' The weekend kicks off withT he Philly Pops Presents Blockbuster Broadway, FREE Admission the whole month of February at the National Museum of American Jewish History, Mardi Gras celebrations, Philly Fashion Week, 4th Friday in South Street Headhouse District, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park and Blue Cross RiveRink Winterfest and the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute. During … [Read more...]