Lonely Planet Names Philadelphia “Best in the U.S.”

Philadelphians have always loved  Philadelphia, but now the rest of the world is taking notice. Lonely Planet, the largest travel guide book in the world, just named Philadelphia No.1 on its "Best in the U.S.," a list that names the top 10 unexpectedly exciting places in the U.S. in 2016. Lonely Planet applauded Philadelphia for its [...]

American Pie: 5 Great Philly Pizzas to Celebrate National Pizza Day

No matter how you slice it, the City of Brotherly Love has no shortage of excellent pizza options!  Here are 5 of our top picks. 1.) Pizzeria Vetri, 1939 Callowhill Street: Web site: pizzeriavetri.com Inside this bustling, industrial-style space, fresh Neapolitan pizza from the custom built-oven is served with a wide variety of beer, wine, and cocktails. [...]

Ice Ice Baby: 6 Area Ice Rinks to Get Your Skating Fix

  Ice skating is an inexpensive way to get fresh air, exercise, and socialization.     The holiday season is upon us. It's a perfect time to take a spin on a fresh sheet of ice and enjoy the fresh winter air. Philadelphia offers plenty of outdoor skating rinks--and some great indoor ones, too. So [...]

Snow Survival Hair Tips Presented by Zyn Beauty

Let it Snow ???? #winter #snow #snowfall #snowflakes #outdoor #shooting #cute #Model #posing #blue #eyes #blueeyes #hoodie #amazing #pic #picoftheday #photo #photooftheday #Nikon #nikonphotography #fashion #glamour #calvinize #blonde A video posted by Matthias Ammersbach (@matthiasammersbachphotography) on Jan 21, 2016 at 6:59am PST Winter 2016 has arrived in full-force and Philadelphia's first major snowstorm of the [...]

Nominations Open! The 2016 Philly Happening List®

Philadelphia's people’s choice competition is back! It’s time to recognize the amazing people, organizations, events, and businesses that make living in Philly so special. Nomination for the fourth annual Happening List® competition in Philadelphia officially opened on January 4, 2016. Nominate your favorites here. Voting kicks off on January 15, 2016 and continues through February 29, 2016. Visit http://philly.happeningmag.com/happeninglist. Results will [...]

Philly Happening New Year’s Eve Guide 2016

New Year’s Eve is right around the corner and much of the chatter about how everyone is going to be ringing in the New Year is already underway. For those of you still trying to decide what to do, here are some options worth considering. Fireworks at SugarHouse Casino 1001 N Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125 [...]

Adele and AC/DC Coming to Philly

Many were envying Philly residents this morning when two best-selling musical acts, AC/DC and Adele, announced that they will be performing at the city's Wells Fargo Center in 2016. Australian heavy metal pioneers AC/DC — who in its 40-year career has sold nearly 120 million albums in the United States alone — will perform at 8:00 p.m. [...]

Celebrate National Pastry Day with Something Free From Corner Bakery Cafe

Pastry is a name given to a large variety of various baked goods which are typically made up of ingredients such as flour, sugar, milk, butter, shortening, baking powder, and eggs. These delicious delicacies are being honored on Wednesday, December 9 during National Pastry Day. You can celebrate with something free from the Corner Bakery Cafe, a [...]

Philly Happening TV Visits Zyn Beauty

Zyn Beauty understands what it’s like for busy women to be short on the time and information needed to meet their beauty needs. In developing the concept of Zyn Beauty, founders Zakiya Black and Nirvana Dove asked themselves how they could minimize the many obstacles that stand in the way of busy women looking and feeling their best, [...]

Road Closures Expected this Weekend Due to Marathon

This weekend, November 20 through 22, thousands will be participating in the 22nd annual GORE-TEX® Philadelphia Marathon. Those not participating should be mindful that there will be a number of streets closed throughout the city due to the event. Some of the areas that will be impacted include: The Benjamin Franklin Parkway Friday, November 20 [...]