Philadelphia Thanksgiving Guide 2018

2018-11-08T21:44:33+00:00November 8th, 2018|

It’s that time of year! The time when family and friends reunite to eat way too much food, watch football, enjoy a parade, and most importantly, celebrate everything they have to be grateful for. And with the help of our 2018 Thanksgiving Guide, you’ll be more than prepared to enjoy all the festivities Philadelphia has [...]

Kale Salad Using Fresh Local Philly Ingredients

2016-06-09T22:21:11+00:00June 9th, 2016|

There are so many great ways to get fresh, local fruits and veggies in Philadelphia.  From the many farms, CSAs, and farmers markets to even your own backyard garden.  Getting all your veggies in for the day would be very difficult is there wasn't such a thing as a salad.  A great way to get [...]

Do You Think You Have What it Takes to Be the Next Chopped Champion?

2016-04-05T19:05:40+00:00April 5th, 2016|

Most of us are familiar with the feeling that we are hungry even after we've just finished eating, being inspired to make our next dinner into a gourmet meal, or wondering how in the world someone could make an edible meal out of THAT basket. These, my friends, are all the effects of watching the [...]

Your Philadelphia CSA Guide

2016-03-22T11:28:33+00:00March 22nd, 2016|

It’s no surprise to anyone that eating fresh produce from a local garden is a healthier option than getting it from the grocery store. Even First Lady, Michelle Obama, encourages healthy eating with her “Let’s Move!” campaign and the White House garden, which she started when her husband took office. So it’s a no-brainer right? [...]

And the Winner Goes to….4 Winning Oscar Party Recipes

2017-02-18T22:27:53+00:00February 25th, 2016|

The best way to enjoy the Academy Awards is from the couch with a smorgasbord of delicious snacks and drinks at your fingertips. Philly Happening's Oscar's party recipe selections are simple yet classy. Minimal time will be spent in the kitchen, leaving you more time to enjoy the show from the best seat in the [...]

Super Bowl Party Snacks Philly Style

2016-02-02T11:47:42+00:00February 2nd, 2016|

The Eagles may be out of the running but that doesn't mean that we here in the city of brotherly love won't be enjoying the Super Bowl and all the great food and drinks that come with it.  Many people come to Philadelphia and discover all of the interesting and unique, but always delicious flavors [...]

Never Be “Hangry” in Philly

2015-08-07T12:59:49+00:00August 7th, 2015|

Earlier this summer CNN did story that explored the science behind the phenomenon known as “hangry,” the word people frequently used to describe the grumpy and short-tempered feeling you get when you’re hungry. What CNN concluded was pretty simple — the easiest way to handle hanger is to eat something before you get so hungry [...]

Celebrate Our Great City with The Philadelphia Experience

2015-06-29T14:47:16+00:00June 29th, 2015|

Have you heard about the new project Philly Phaithful, a Northern Liberties-based business that specializes in originally designed Philadelphia sports apparel, has taken on? It’s called the The Philadelphia Experience (or PHL EXP) and it celebrates the city of Philadelphia in three distinct ways: Through original apparel from Philly Phaithful, designs with a focus on our city’s [...]

Date Set for Dîner en Blanc in Philly

2015-06-12T16:37:56+00:00June 12th, 2015|

Feel like going on a picnic with your friends? How about a picnic with more than 4,000 friends? This could be a reality if you’re one of the lucky people who snag tickets to this year’s Dîner en Blanc — the “dinner in white” — in Philly on August 20. The annual event, which started [...]

Chow Down at the Garces Summer Barbecue

2015-06-02T15:15:19+00:00June 2nd, 2015|

On Sunday, June 7, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Chef Jose Garces will be hosting a barbecue lunch at Luna Farm in Ottsville, Bucks County. Guests will get to chow down on finger-licking barbecue and take part in a number of other fun activities, including: a 30-minute Luna Farm tours; Tito’s Handmade Vodka infusion workshops, [...]