Center City Sips – Great Happy Hour Specials in Philly

Center City Sips 2012 in Philadelphia

'Happy Happy Hour Every Wednesday All Summer Long' Break up that work week by trying special drink and food specials during Center City Sips, held on every Wednesday night from June 7 to August 30, sponsored by Center City District. A great way to hang outside during the summer days. Center City Sips Experience & Atmosphere Have a favorite establishment? Maybe wanting to try a new place out? This event is a great opportunity to sample cocktails and appetizers at new restaurants and … [Read more...]

South Street Headhouse Spring Festival

South Street Headhouse Spring Festival

'Food, Live Music, Family Fun and More!' The South Street Headhouse 5th annual Spring Festival is a free event that is fun and energized with great food, beer, live music and much more. A great event for the family as kids can enjoy the Kid Zone while others can enjoy the many local shops, restaurants, crafts, live music and more. This year's festival, May 6, will start at 11 am and runs till 8 pm, closing down South Street (between Front and 8th), and along the Second Street Plaza (between … [Read more...]

9th Street Italian Market

9th Street Italian Market

'Authentic Italian Neighborhood Open-Air Market' The Italian Market is a cook's dream! It's the oldest and largest working outdoor market in the United States which began in the mid-to-late 1880's. The market, which is open 7 days a week, runs along approximately ten city blocks of Ninth Street in South Philadelphia, between Wharton and Fitzwater Streets. The heart of the market is the area of 9th Street between Christian Street and Washington Avenue. There are many grocery shops, … [Read more...]

Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts ~ PIFA

Philadelphia International Festival Of The Arts

'Experience  The Visual Arts, Dance, Music And Much More!'  Get excited about the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts from April 8 to 23. The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, also known as PIFA, celebrates art and the community at venues across Philadelphia! This 16-day festival encompasses performances and hands-on experiences through theatre, dance, visual arts, music, discussions and much more. The PIFA Experience and Atmosphere The festival is curated by … [Read more...]

Washington Square in Philadelphia

Washington Square - Washington Square Park

'Host to the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary Soldier' Washington Square, also known as Washington Square Park, was one of Philadelphia's five original squares as laid out in 1682 by William Penn's surveyor. This 6.4-acre Southeast Square is nestled in a great part of the city and is kept very clean, which is now part of Independence National Historical Park. History of Washington Square The Square was once used to graze animals and for burials by city's African American community in the … [Read more...]

Brauhaus Schmitz ~ A German Beer Hall

Brauhaus Schmitz on South Street - German Beer Hall in Philadelphia

'Authentic German Beer Hall' Brauhaus Schmitz, a German Beer Hall, is located on South Street. Die Auswahl an Bieren ist ausgezeichnet! (The beer selection is excellent!) Brauhaus Schmitz Atmosphere & Experience Love German food? German beers? Always wanted to try an establishment with a German Beer Hall concept? You should check out this authentic German Beer Hall, Brauhaus Schmitz. Founded by Doug Hager and Kelly Schmitz-Hager in June 2009, they wanted to bring their knowledge and … [Read more...]

Estia Restaurant – Greek Restaurants in Philadelphia

Estia Restaurant - Greek Restaurants in Philadelphia

 Estia Restaurant - Greek Restaurants in Philadelphia  "Authentic Greek Cuisine without being in Greece" Estia is a Greek-Mediterranean Restaurant  located in the Philadelphia theatre district. This stunning restaurant specializes in whole grilled fish which are flown in from the Greek Islands, Portugal, and other Mediterranean areas. The Estia Restaurant Experience & Atmosphere Estia is very welcoming, warm, and inviting when first walking into the restaurant. Not only are … [Read more...]