How to Celebrate Halloween in Philadelphia

2019-10-07T13:10:19-04:00September 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 [...]

Philly Happening’s End-of-Summer Bucket List

2019-07-25T22:00:19-04:00July 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 [...]

Get Outside in Philadelphia This Summer

2019-06-11T16:04:46-04:00June 11th, 2019|

By Brenna Luczyszyn Who says you have to escape the city to experience nature? Philadelphia is full of places to experience the great outdoors—while also discovering the art, culture, and cuisine that the city is known for. As the summer begins to heat up, locals and visitors alike will find places to visit that are [...]

Living with Littles: A Bit of Royal Tea

2018-05-15T20:38:40-04:00May 16th, 2018|

We cordially invite you to put your pinkies up and to join us for afternoon tea. My daughter and I have been swooning over Kate Middleton’s style and drooling over baby Charlotte's nursery pictures and now we have a new wedding to celebrate. In case you didn't know this weekend is the big [...]

The Eagles are in the Super Bowl, so where’s the party?

2019-08-21T10:51:20-04:00January 26th, 2018|

By Hannah Brown The big game's about a week away, and we still haven't come down off the high... The Eagles are our NFC East Champs and we are going to the SUPER BOWL!! So where will you watch the big game?  Here's our roundup of places to watch Super Bowl LII.  Some events have already [...]

Philly Ranked Top Destination for Winter Travel by WalletHub

2017-10-31T08:29:04-04:00October 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 [...]

Northern Liberties Zombie Crawl

2017-10-09T16:41:11-04:00October 9th, 2017|

On Friday, October 13th from 8pm to 2am, the scientist at PARTYPLANT made a deadly error…AGAIN…for the SIXTH TIME… During their employee appreciation plant party the shot girl served the wrong test tube! Instead of a sugary alcoholic mixture she served up a cocktail…of DEATH! The Crawl will be starting in the Piazza and then [...]

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

2018-01-16T22:25:25-04:00January 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, [...]

‘Steeped’ in Tradition: Three Great Places to Have Tea in Philadelphia

2017-01-08T17:33:33-04:00January 8th, 2017|

  What's better on a cold, snowy afternoon than a steaming hot cup of tea? The tradition of having a cup of tea is steeped in tradition and the drink itself originated thousands of years ago, likely in southwest China during the Shang dynasty as a medicinal drink. In recent years, fans of the hit [...]

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

2016-11-15T19:04:59-04:00November 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 [...]