Democratic National Convention Survival
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It's been less than a year since the last event that brought Philadelphia an influx of visitors. The visit of…

Democratic National Convention Survival Guide
Phasinating Philly Phacts: History of th
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Anyone visiting Philadelphia knows that before they leave that HAVE to try a cheesesteak.  Most locals enjoy this delicacy after…

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How to Have a Block Party in Philadelphi
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Summer-time in Philly means that there's a good chance on a sunny weekend day you may need to give yourself…

How to Have a Block Party in Philadelphia
Pick 3 Weekend Events July 1-3
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Break out the grills and bathing suits people and don't forget the sun block and bug spray, it's July 4th…

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 1-3
Happening Pets: Finding Furever Homes for Philly’s Animals in Need
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June is National Adopt-a-Cat Month and we at Philly Happening want to help the many cats in our area find…

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Pick 3 Weekend Events July 22-24

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 22-24

  This week’s pick 3 is all about Friday!  With the Democratic National Convention rolling into town on Monday (Click here for the DNC Survival Guide) Philly is taking the weekend easy but that doesn’t mean we can’t have a killer Friday.  From concerts to Art this Fourth Friday in July is sure to be […]

Did-ja know? Phasinating Philly Phacts: The Liberty Bell

Did-ja know? Phasinating Philly Phacts: The Liberty Bell

Ah the Liberty Bell, a Philadelphia attraction that garners attention from thousands upon thousands of visitors every year which is amazing considering it has a huge crack and it doesn’t even ring!  It does, however, have a lot of history attaching it forever to the birth of our nation.  This Phasinating Philly Phacts is all […]

‘It’s like your own personal amusement park ride’—Just a Man and His Cyr Wheel

‘It’s like your own personal amusement park ride’—Just a Man and His Cyr Wheel

     A little over two years ago, Eric Heitzman saw a video that he thought looked “so incredibly cool.” The video was of someone using a Cyr Wheel, an acrobatic apparatus invented for the circus that consists of a large aluminium or steel with a diameter approximately 4-6 inches taller than the performer. The […]

DIY Doesn’t Replace Professional Haircare–Let Zyn Beauty Do the Work to Make You Beautiful

DIY Doesn’t Replace Professional Haircare–Let Zyn Beauty Do the Work to Make You Beautiful

   DIY treatments should supplement, not replace, regular professional haircare. The Zyn Beauty experts come to your home to provide you with the tools to feel and look fabulous every day. In today’s world, DIY is all the rage. From DIY home renovations and repairs to home health and beauty care, people enjoy the freedom […]

Summer in the City: A Pictorial Recap of the Perfect Summer Day

Summer in the City: A Pictorial Recap of the Perfect Summer Day

The Cira Centre sparkles against an idyllic backdrop on July 11, 2016 No filters necessary! Yesterday was the kind of day that is kind to the camera. Perfect temperatures, bright blue skies and the kind of puffy white, pink, and blue clouds that are straight out of an oil painting. The following photos are scenes […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 15-17

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 15-17

Schuylkill River Arts Day    Saturday July 16th 10am-2pm – East Fairmount Park Live performances illuminate the river while audiences boat, play and picnic along the Schuylkill River. Start at 10am at Mander Playground and you will be entertained by Positive Movement, a drill team from Strawberry Mansion. Then walk as a group through beautiful Boxer’s Trail to Kelly […]

Democratic National Convention Survival Guide

Democratic National Convention Survival Guide

It’s been less than a year since the last event that brought Philadelphia an influx of visitors. The visit of Pope Francis last October turned the city upside down and the Democratic National Convention, set to hit the City of Brotherly Love July 25-28 is sure to keep things interesting as well. The convention will be held […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 8-10

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 8-10

Hispanic Fiesta at Penn’s Landing Saturday July 9th 2pm-9pm – Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing Celebrating it’s 35th year, the Hispanic Fiesta at Penn’s Landing is Philadelphia’s premier Latino event, and it continues to unite and raise awareness of our culture and community. Held at Philadelphia’s prime waterfront location, Penn’s Landing’s Great Plaza, this regional […]

Phasinating Philly Phacts: History of the Philly Cheesesteak

Phasinating Philly Phacts: History of the Philly Cheesesteak

Anyone visiting Philadelphia knows that before they leave that HAVE to try a cheesesteak.  Most locals enjoy this delicacy after a night out on the town since so many steak shops are open all through the day and night.  If you go to pretty much any major city in the United States you will see […]

Fourth of July Photo Recap

Fourth of July Photo Recap

Fourth of July was marked by overcast skies and rain in the evening, but that didn’t stop Philadelphians and visitors from all over from celebrating our nation’s birthday with the Wawa Welcome America! Party on the Parkway and other festive gatherings throughout the city. Philly Happening had was on hand to snap some candid photos of Fourth […]