Philly Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration At City Hall In Dilworth Park

City Hall Holiday Tree

'Holiday Traditions In Philly' Get into the holiday spirit at the Philly Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration on Friday, November 24 at City Hall at the North Broad Street Portal outside Dilworth Park! Join Mayor Jim Kenney and the Office of the City Representatives to officially unwrap the holiday season. Ex-Philadelphia Eagles, Tra Thomas and Jerimiah Trotter, will assist to light the tree with the Mayor and other dignitaries. This festive family evening will kick off at 5 pm with … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Marathon, Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink, National Dog Show, Holiday Fun and More!

Philadelphia Museum of Art Skyline

'Exploring Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend, the Grand illumination Celebration At Peddler's Village, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy the Philadelphia Marathon, Philadelphia Mummers Say Thanks to Veterans, Holiday Art Star Craft Bazaar, the National Dog Show, Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, the last … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink At Dilworth Park, Veterans Day Weekend, Marines Birthday Celebration At Cookie’s Tavern, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show At Franklin Park and More!

Vietnam Memorial

'Veterans Weekend In Philadelphia' Veterans Day is November 11! Thank a Veteran if you get a chance! There will be several activities and celebrations throughout Philadelphia this weekend. The weekend kicks off with the Marines Birthday Celebration at Cookies Tavern, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, the Phantom of the Opera, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, Terror Behind The Walls, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Phantom Of The Opera, First Friday, Apple Festival At Peddler’s Village, Veterans Parade, Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival and More!

Parkway with Philadelphia Museum of Art and Swann Fountain

'Fall Fun In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with First Friday, the Phantom of the Opera, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, Terror Behind The Walls, last day for Philly Craft Spirits Week, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy LOVE your Park Fall Service Day, the Phantom of the Opera, Philadelphia Film Festival, First Person Arts Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, UniverSoul Circus, Terror Behind The Walls, Mural Arts Monument … [Read more...]

The Christmas Village In Philadelphia!

Fest der Liebe Credit Russ Brown Photography

'Getting Into the Holiday Spirit At The Christmas Village' When you start to work on your holiday shopping, this is the place to check out, with over 80 vendors in wooden booths offering you a great experience of shopping in Philadelphia. The Christmas Village in Philadelphia is an outside Holiday market event in Center City Philadelphia, which is modeled after the traditional Christmas Markets in Germany. Ater a one-year stop at Dilworth Park last season, the Christmas Village is returning … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Halloween Events, Philly Free Streets, Day Of The Dead, Head Of The Schuylkill Regatta and More!

City Of Philadelphia

'Halloween Fun In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with Fright Night at The Shambles in the South Street Headhouse District, Rocky Horror Picture Show, the continuation of the Philadelphia Film Festival, 4th Friday in Headhouse District, The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience, Terror Behind The Walls, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy Philly Free Streets, Head of the Schuylkill Regatta, Halloween at Reading Terminal Market, East Passyunk Fall Fest & … [Read more...]

Day of the Dead Celebrations in Philadelphia With Festivals, Museums, Food and More

Day of the Dead Celebrations in Philadelphia

'Celebration In Honoring Those Who Have Passed Away'  The Day of the Dead, known as Dia de los Muertos, is a Mexican Holiday on November 1st of each year, honoring those that have passed away. Officially, Day of the Dead begins on Thursday, October 31 with All Hallows’ Eve and runs through Sunday, November 2 when it ends with All Souls’ Day. Individuals and families honor friends and family members who have passed away with festive altars, traditional dance and song, the use of sugar … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday

East Passyunk Fall Fest & Spooky Saturday

'Halloween Family Fun In East Passyunk' Come on out to East Passyunk with the kids to enjoy the many fun Halloween activities on Saturday, October 28 from 11 am to 4 pm! Kids will be able to decorate pumpkins, Halloween-themed create arts and crafts, participate in a costume contest, enjoy treats, listen to live music and much more. (All activities at The Singing Fountain (East Passyunk & Tasker) unless otherwise noted.) Also along the avenue, festival-goers will find a craft show … [Read more...]

PumpkinFest at South Street Headhouse District

Pumpkin Fest at South Street Headhouse District

'Free Hayrides, Straw Bale Maze, Live Music ~ Oh My!’ The South Street Headhouse District hosts its ninth-annual PumpkinFest underneath the historic Headhouse Square Shambles on Saturday, October 28, from noon to 5 pm. Families are invited to get into the Halloween spirit and enjoy all that fall has to offer with face painting, straw bale maze, circus performances, live music, hayrides, and more. District businesses will open their doors for trick or treating from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for … [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...]