Philly Happening on the Town: Weekend Recap

2016-05-16T00:24:26+00:00 May 16th, 2016|

Philly Happening was busy this weekend! We hit up some great eateries, attractions, and experienced all the beautiful sights and sounds of the city in weather that ranged from  sunshine to wind, to clouds and rain, and temperatures lingering in the 50s. It might not feel like May just yet, but there's still so much to do and [...]

Five Reasons to Love Philadelphia’s Night Market

2016-05-10T10:08:53+00:00 May 9th, 2016|

Thursday, May 12, marks the start of Philadelphia's Night Market season. Night Market is a seasonal celebration of street food, music, culture, and community held in various neighborhoods throughout the city.  Thursday's Night Market will run from 6 -10 p.m.  in Roxborough. The Callowhill neighborhood will host the event on June 23,  West Philly will host [...]

Mother’s Day Guide: Unique Ways Show Mom Your Love in Philly

2016-05-02T19:58:35+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|

Mother's Day is a day set aside each year to treat all the Moms in our lives to some extra TLC.  Here are some great ways to show Mom you care right here in Philly. What to get her Get her a Zyn Beauty LOVE Supreme Package she can use at home The Ladies of [...]

Where to Play Quizzo in Philly Every Weeknight

2018-02-12T15:49:50+00:00 April 13th, 2016|

Oh dear you have stumbled on an old guide.  Here's our new one! When you say "Quizzo" to anyone not from the Philadelphia area you very well may get a confused look that is usually answered by "You know, Quizzo, at a bar?  You answer rounds of questions with a group of friends with an [...]

6 Delicious Reasons to Love Manayunk’s Restaurant Week

2016-04-12T07:10:55+00:00 April 12th, 2016|

It's that time of year again in Manayunk: Restaurant week! Through Friday, April 22, you can enjoy delectable three course meals from restaurants in Manayunk at the pricepoints of $15, $25, and $35. Here are six delicious reasons to go out on the town and delight in restaurant week (as if you really needed reasons!): 1.) For [...]

4 Reasons to Choose a BYOB in Philadelphia

2016-04-07T12:04:26+00:00 April 7th, 2016|

Philadelphia has a wide range of BYOB (Bring Your Own Beverage) restaurants.  There are many reasons to head out to a BYOB restaurant this weekend and here are just a few. 1.) Bring your Favorite Beverage We all have our preferences and a BYOB allows you to bring exactly what you like to drink so [...]

The Struggle is Real: Forming Friendships in your 30s

2016-07-13T14:14:54+00:00 March 30th, 2016|

Single in the City is a reoccurring column on Philly Happening that will appear on Wednesdays. It chronicles a single thirty-something, new to the Philadelphia, searching for friendship, love, and her place in this vibrant city. - 4 Ways to Establish New Networks in the City-            A few weeks ago, I [...]

5 Things to do Easter Weekend in Philly

2016-03-25T06:41:27+00:00 March 25th, 2016|

It's Easter weekend here in Philly, and as always, there's plenty to do. This holiday weekend, take advantage of spending time with your family and friends and appreciate all that's around you in this beautiful city. Here are 5 suggestions for what to do:   1.) Check out the 34th Memorial Murphy Cup Regatta: Support local schools Temple, [...]

Ultimate Philadelphia Brunch Guide

2016-03-20T11:56:51+00:00 March 20th, 2016|

Ah brunch, a meal that serves as both breakfast and lunch, usually consumed in the late morning and a long-standing favorite past time of most city dwellers.  There is just something wonderful about meeting friends for brunch after a night of being on the town, or taking the family out on that first day when [...]

Top 5 Places to Get Your Meatball Fix in Philly

2018-01-08T20:54:44+00:00 March 9th, 2016|

Whether they are on top of spaghetti, over mashed potatoes, or drenched in a vat of hot marinara sauce, meatballs are a timeless dish. Here in Philadelphia, meatballs are a specialty at many restaurants. Today Philly Happening is serving up its top picks for best meatballs in the city. Mangia, mangia!   1.) Barbuzzo, 110 S. 13th [...]