Printmarker Terri Fridkin Exhibits “Convergence” at Muse Gallery

diptych Good Vibes, monotype, intaglio by Terri Fridkin Local printmaker Terri Fridkin will be exhibiting “Convergence” at MUSE Gallery, 52 N. 2nd Street in Old City Philadelphia, October 4–29. The public is invited to a First Friday reception on October 6, 5–8pm. Also at MUSE, Fridkin will be participating in POST (Philadelphia Open Studio Tours) on Sunday, October [...]

Ping Pong Destination SPiN Opens Its Doors in Downtown Philly

With much anticipation, SPiN, the original ping pong social club is finally ready to open the doors to its 211 South 15th Street location in Philadelphia’s iconic Rittenhouse neighborhood on September 15, 2017. The new expansive 12,000 square foot space will be a hub for those seeking a unique experience that collides the art, design, [...]

2017 Happening List Red Carpet Photos

Photography by Alison Dunlap Tens of thousands of locals voted to name the most happening people, places, events, and businesses in the Greater Philadelphia region in the 2017 Happening List. On Thursday, June 22, 2017, hundreds walked the red carpet in celebration of the Philadelphia, Montgomery County, and Northern Delaware communities at the 2017 Happening List Red Carpet [...]

5 Great Places to Take Wedding Photos in Philadelphia

Philadelphia offers so many great places to say "I Do".  The city of Philadelphia is easy to get to, offers reasonable prices,  and has plenty of places to house and entertain out of town guests. It's no wonder, then, that so many brides and grooms decide to have their big day right here in the [...]

(Blood) Thirsty For More? iTunes and Global DVD Release Dates Announced for Locally-Shot Film Starring Ice-T

  Fans of vampire horror-action movies have something new to sink their teeth into. Speakeasy Pictures and Impulse-FX have announced the Feb 21 iTunes pre-sale and the March 7  Blu-ray/DVD combo pack and Digital HD release of the the period action thriller Bloodrunners. The latest feature written by writer-director Dan Lantz centers on a turf [...]

Local Authors Pen ‘Pretty Little World’–a Modern Twist on Communal Living in the City of Brotherly Love

In Pretty Little World, authors and real-life friends and former Philadelphia neighbors, Elizabeth LaBan and Melissa DePino present a snapshot of three modern families with a sentimental yearning for community. The three families can't imagine life without one another--until one family outgrows their tiny row house. In a bid to stay together, a crazy idea [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: February 17-19

Happy President's Day Weekend! Between basking in the post-Valentine's Day joy, the start of celebrating Mardi Gras, and the thrill of 3 days off, this weekend is bound to be a great one!   Mummers Mardi Gras Parade February 18th 11am-6pm - Main Street Manayunk  The Mummers aren't only for enjoying on New Years Day, [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: February 10-12

February is the month of love, and where better to celebrate that then in the City of Brotherly Love!? Valentine's Day lands on a pretty boring Tuesday this year but that just means that we have two weekends to make dates to celebrate it!  Have a fun love-filled weekend Philly! Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention February [...]

Amber Wanner: CEO and Matchmaker Extraordinaire

The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love! Amber Wanner had a knack for finding people jobs, so why not find them love, too?    Amber Wanner worked at a tech recruiting company while earning her B.S. [...]