Pick 3 Weekend Events August 19-21

2016-08-15T19:16:22+00:00August 15th, 2016|

Has August been hot enough for you or what?  Whether you are absolutely done with the heat and must stay indoors or you are up to brave the weather in hopes of gaining some cultural education and fun, we've got you covered this weekend.  From a fun murderous show to traveling around the world, without [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events June 24-26

2016-06-23T11:37:36+00:00June 23rd, 2016|

Alice Cooper's words ring true for many Philly schools this week in that, "school's out for summer!"  This week also marked the official start to the summer season and the weekend is ready to get you out, about, and enjoying it. From art to dinosaurs this weekend is sure to be a great time! Manayunk [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events June 17-19

2016-06-15T14:54:15+00:00June 15th, 2016|

This weekend is all about Dad!  Father's Day is Sunday and if you are looking for ways to show Pop that he's the greatest check out our Father's Day Guide.  Flag day was also celebrated this week and the Betsy Ross house knows how to do that right.  Here are some great weekend events perfect [...]

Free Festival! Annual Rittenhouse Row Festival Celebrates all the Best Rittenhouse Has to Offer

2016-05-19T10:15:39+00:00May 19th, 2016|

  Need something to do this weekend? Check out the annual Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival event, which will be held Saturday May 21, rain or shine, from noon to 5 p.m. on Walnut Street from Broad to 19th. The event is free to attend and is family-friendly. The festival showcases all of Rittenhouse's best fashion, [...]

5 Inside Activities to do with Kids in Philadelphia

2016-02-27T16:57:54+00:00February 27th, 2016|

March brings spring and with it the promise of warmer weather but that doesn't mean we're out of the woods with winter quite yet.  This late in the school year after months of cold weather who can blame a kid for getting a little bit stir crazy?  So what's a parent, grandparent, or sitter to [...]

Another Season at Philly’s Christmas Village

2016-02-09T12:58:13+00:00December 7th, 2015|

Once again Philly’s Christmas Village has transformed LOVE Park in Center City into a traditional German Christmas Market. Running now through Sunday, December 27, the Christmas Village is bringing the spirit of the Holiday season to our great city. The outside Holiday market, located on the west side of City Hall, is modeled after the [...]

Calling All Crafters: CraftNOWCreate is Coming to the Kimmel Center

2015-11-06T14:05:56+00:00November 6th, 2015|

On Saturday, November 14th, craft steps out of the studio and into the heart of Philadelphia with CraftNOWCreate, a hands-on exploration of craft at the Kimmel Center. All activities are free and family-friendly. The event will feature activities and demonstrations by The Center for Art in Wood, the Clay Studio, the Philadelphia Art Alliance, the [...]

Needle Arts Camp Returns to Philadelphia for their 5th Summer

2015-06-30T11:43:25+00:00June 30th, 2015|

The Handwork Studio returns to Friends Select School The Handwork Studio — a kids’ needle arts, machine sewing and fashion camp specializing in passing down the tradition of teaching knitting, crocheting, embroidery, fashion, machine and hand-sewing to kids ages 3-15 — returns to a favorite location in Philadelphia this summer for their 5th annual year. At The Handwork [...]

Treat Mom to Pottery and Mimosas

2015-04-26T21:11:32+00:00April 26th, 2015|

Sip mimosas and enjoy a catered brunch as you and your mom, grandmother, favorite aunt or best friend spend some quality time learning something new and making pottery that you'll cherish for years to come. On Sunday, May 10 from 10:00 a.m. to noon, the artists and instructors at the Clay Studio in Philadelphia will [...]

Replace Easter Bonnets with DIY Headbands

2015-03-28T22:48:42+00:00March 28th, 2015|

This year, instead of adorning your kid’s – or your own – head with an Easter bonnet why not try making a cute headband.  Don’t know how? Well, then you've stumbled upon the right article. You see, headbands are my thing. I was once really into hats – and I suppose I still am – [...]