Philly Ranked Top Destination for Winter Travel by WalletHub

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

A Philly Art + Zine Fair Benefitting Local Nonprofits!

2017-10-22T22:29:27+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|

Celebrating Philadelphia’s independent publishing and Do-It-Yourself (DIY) culture, the Monstera Collective: Art and Zine Fair will take place on Sunday, November 5, 2017 from 12PM to 5PM. at Fishtown’s own Colorspace Labs. The Monstera Collective: Philadelphia Art + Zine Fair will be held on Sunday, November 5th. This one-day event will bring together artists, small [...]

Makers Meetup #14: NextFab’s Rapid Accelerator Winners

2017-10-17T12:27:15+00:00 October 17th, 2017|

For Makers Meetup #14 we will be featuring the companies just selected into the Fall 2017 cohort of NextFab's Rapid Hardware Accelerator program. The companies include: Robocandy: Designing premium, compact and modular arcade cabinets for eSports tournaments and retro gaming enthusiasts. EAOS: Developing audio and communication systems for adventurous lifestyles. Unruly Studios: Offers the first [...]

Northern Liberties Zombie Crawl

2017-10-09T16:41:11+00:00 October 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 [...]

Free Anonymous Depression Screenings Coming to Communities Across the City on National Depression Screening Day

2017-10-03T10:29:36+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|

Philadelphia will join cities around the country in participating in National Depression Screening Day on Thursday October 5th. The city’s Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS) will set up shop in communities across the city providing free anonymous depression screenings, making treatment referrals on the spot and providing information and resources about [...]

Printmarker Terri Fridkin Exhibits “Convergence” at Muse Gallery

2017-09-13T12:45:51+00:00 September 13th, 2017|

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

2017-09-12T12:50:22+00:00 September 12th, 2017|

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, [...]

Walk Like MADD Brings Community Together to at the Philadelphia Zoo

2017-09-08T10:33:37+00:00 September 8th, 2017|

The Pennsylvania Affiliate of Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) will host its signature Walk Like MADD® non-competitive 5K fundraising walk in Philadelphia on September 17, 2017. Registration in the Balloon Plaza at the Philadelphia Zoo will be open by 8:00am with our opening ceremony and walk at 9:00 AM. The event and will raise funds and rally support for MADD’s Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving®. Walk like [...]

Artists Honoring Their Own

2017-09-05T17:48:32+00:00 September 5th, 2017|

On Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 7:00 pm The Conservatory for Arts & Music of Philadelphia (CAMP) will host their Legacy of Love Artist Ball at the African American Museum in Philadelphia. This event will recognize those who have shaped our artistic landscape and their impact in the arts. We want to celebrate the people [...]

2017 Happening List Red Carpet Photos

2017-06-27T00:13:00+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

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 [...]