Philly 4th of July Guide 2019

2019-06-26T16:41:14-05:00June 26th, 2019|

There are SO many ways to celebrate America’s 243rd birthday in Philly! From free museum admission, to outdoor festivals and (of course) fireworks – there’s something for everyone. Here are the highlights: Free Admission Days There are over 20 museums/attractions offering free activities starting on June 29. Here are the offers by day. Be sure [...]

Old City Eats Block Party Kick Off A Summer of Happy Hours

2019-06-17T16:38:40-05:00June 17th, 2019|

(photo by Hughe Dillon) Old City Eats is back - with a summer-long happy hour at a record 50 restaurants! Old City District kicks off summer with the Old City Eats Block Party on Thursday, June 20th. Second Street will be closed down at Market from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. as dozens [...]

Get Outside in Philadelphia This Summer

2019-06-11T16:04:46-05:00June 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 [...]

A Final Farewell to a Philadelphia Legend

2019-05-13T22:54:18-05:00May 13th, 2019|

(Photo courtesy of London Grill) After nearly 30 years of running the Fairmount favorite, Terry Berch and Chef Michael McNally are closing London Grill. The formerly married couple took over the restaurant in 1991, and Berch has stated that with this many years under their belts, both owners in their 60s, and changes [...]

Go to New Heights at the Philadelphia Zoo

2019-05-28T15:58:57-05:00May 7th, 2019|

Who is ready to “touch” the sky? Animals aren’t the only ones roaming overhead this spring! The Philadelphia Zoo invites guests to take to the air with the opening of WildWorks opening on Tuesday, May 7. This new aerial adventure offers high-flying fun that will have guests of all ages pushing limits and reaching [...]

Where to Eat in Philly This Spring (Expert Tips!)

2019-05-01T22:56:11-05:00May 1st, 2019|

By Michelle Reese It's ALWAYS a good time to eat in Philadelphia, but the Philly Food Scene really comes alive in spring. Get out of your house, meet up with friends, go on a date night! Now is the perfect time to enjoy all of the food (and drinks!) that the city offers. To get [...]

Evil Genius Brewing Company Opens Beer Garden with a Party on April 19

2019-04-17T11:01:29-05:00April 17th, 2019|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR & Events) The Evil Genius Beer Garden officially opens on Friday, April 19. Celebrate the first full season for this Kensington hot spot at a beach-style party themed after the movie Point Break, starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze. Drink under the starry skies with tiki cups, grass [...]

VOP Presents Shattering the Glass – A Celebration of Women Composers

2019-04-17T10:20:11-05:00April 17th, 2019|

The world of choral music has been, and continues to be, dominated by male composers. Philadelphia’s premiere LGBTQ and Ally choir, Voices of Pride (VOP),  put together a concert featuring pieces composed solely by women. As women composers have been consistently under-represented in choral programming, including VOP’s, it became clear it was time to host [...]

A Delicious Way to Give Back in Rittenhouse Square

2019-03-27T11:24:46-05:00March 27th, 2019|

a.bar and sister restaurant a.kitchen are raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in support of former AKA team member Anne Pagsuguiron (shown here). Anne was diagnosed and treated for leukemia. This spring you can give back while enjoying delicious food and cocktails! The popular Rittenhouse Square cocktail spot a.bar and sister [...]

Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Milkshakes Benefit Empowering Local Girls Programs

2019-03-11T21:45:01-05:00March 11th, 2019|

Here's a tasty way to support the next generation of women in the community! Starting this weekend, P’unk Burger will again partner with the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania. Choose from four hand-dipped milkshakes featuring your favorite Girl Scout Cookies. Owner Marlo Dilks will be using cookies bought from local Girl Scout troops. In addition, [...]