How to Celebrate Halloween in Philadelphia

2019-10-24T23:37:51-05:00September 30th, 2019|

October is here, and it's officially the Halloween season! Whether you're looking to get scared, spend the day with the fam, or just enjoy some spooky themed food and drink, we've got you covered. There's something for every Halloween fan in Philly this month.   (Photo by Michelle Reese) Philadelphia Ghost [...]

Top Philly Fall Festivals in 2019

2019-09-04T23:33:54-05:00September 4th, 2019|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR) Colorful leaves. Crisp air. Fall is a beautiful time of year in Philadelphia. While summer may be over, Philly keeps the fun coming with plenty of events to celebrate the season! Here's a list of festivals you'll want to put on your calendar. (And if you're looking for [...]

Philly Happening’s End-of-Summer Bucket List

2019-07-25T22:00:19-05:00July 25th, 2019|

With only a little over a month left of summer before school's back in session, you might feel the clock ticking to fit in all that the season has to offer. Here's our list of must-dos before fall is here: Go to a Festival This time of year is perfect for getting together with the [...]

Philly Ranked Top Destination for Winter Travel by WalletHub

2017-10-31T08:29:04-05:00October 31st, 2017|

Ahead of a colder, wetter and snowier winter season, according to the latest forecast from the Old Farmers’ Almanac, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2017’s Best Winter Holiday Destinations report to supplement its money-saving selection of the Best Travel Credit Cards. Focusing on cost and convenience rather than scenic beauty, WalletHub’s analysts compared more than 60 [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: February 10-12

2017-02-08T14:50:59-05:00February 8th, 2017|

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 [...]

“A Franklin for All Seasons and All Reasons”: Robling Portrays Founding Father with Intelligence and Passion

2018-01-16T22:25:25-05:00January 18th, 2017|

"When I talk to students—I emphasize that as soon as is possible for you, work at something you love. Many of us spend a lot of years not doing that. Eventually I was able to make a living doing what I love doing. It really makes a difference."~ Bill Robling, historic interpreter of Benjamin Franklin, [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 2-4

2016-11-30T11:15:15-05:00November 30th, 2016|

This first weekend of December brings us lots of holiday cheer!  Not only is First Friday this weekend but there are events for all members of the family to start of this month of holiday fun! Art After 5 - Ugly Sweater Party December 2nd 5:30pm-8:45pm - Philadelphia Museum of Art Every Friday night after [...]

The Complete List of Philadelphia’s Top 10 Movers & Shakers of 2016!

2016-11-15T19:04:59-05:00November 15th, 2016|

After weeks of searching, dozens of nominees, and the hard work of our Happening Media judges, we are proud to announce the complete list of our inaugural Philadelphia movers & shakers of 2016! Over the course of the last month, we have individually profiled these amazing people. Click on their individual links to view their [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: October 21-23

2016-10-19T21:46:10-05:00October 19th, 2016|

This weekend is all about Magic and the Movies!  From Harry Potter to drinks in the Magic Garden, get out and enjoy this last taste of summer weather! Photo credit: https://chestnuthillpa.com/events/harry-potter-festival-2016/ Harry Potter Festival October 20-21 8:30am-5:30pm - Chestnut Hill College Harry Potter fans rejoice!  The 5th annual Harry Potter Conference is coming to [...]

Harry Potter Festival is Magically Fun

2019-08-21T10:59:06-05:00October 15th, 2016|

By Betsy Natter Photo credit: https://chestnuthillpa.com/events/harry-potter-festival-2016/ Be a wizard for a day by entering the magical world of J.K. Rowling at the Harry Potter Festival and Quidditch Tournament in Chestnut Hill on Fri., Oct. 21 and Sat., Oct. 22. An exciting variety of events is organized for Harry Potter fans across the Delaware [...]