Street Food Cook-Off in Philly

2015-05-28T15:17:08+00:00 May 28th, 2015|

The Vendy Awards – an intense annual street food cook-off that, since 2005, has determined the best street chef in New York City, and in 2011 expanded to Philly – will take place here in the City of Brotherly Love on Saturday, June 13 on top of the JFK Bridge (along JFK Boulevard, from Schuykill [...]

Come PLAY at Manayunk’s New Venice Island

2015-05-11T13:19:17+00:00 May 11th, 2015|

On Saturday, May 16, Philly’s brand-new Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center will be hosting PLAY Manayunk — an all-day event celebrating recreation, fitness, and fun. You’re invited to start the day off with the Manayunk Mile, a one-mile fun run right along Main Street starting at 8:00 a.m.  At the end of the race, [...]

Your Complete Guide to Philly Wine Week

2015-03-19T16:18:58+00:00 March 19th, 2015|

Sunday, March 22 marks the start of Philly Wine Week. That means you can look forward to eight days of events that will grab you by the taste buds as you savor the range, diversity, quality and dedication of the world-class, wine obsessed restaurants and bars in Philadelphia. So, grab your glass and get ready to [...]

Philly’s New Industrial Inspired Eatery and Bar is Now OPEN

2015-03-15T15:17:19+00:00 March 15th, 2015|

U-Bahn, an industrial inspired eatery and bar, has officially taken over the space at 1320 Chestnut Street – where the former clothing store located beneath BRU Craft & Wurst used to live. The new Midtown Village stop for all things local – food, beer, and music – officially opened its doors on March 5. Guests [...]

St. Patrick’s Day Charity Bar Crawl: 4 Cocktails + 4 Great Causes

2015-03-14T13:11:50+00:00 March 14th, 2015|

This year four of Philly’s hottest bars are sharing the luck of the Irish with four incredible charity causes on Tuesday, March 17 – and how much money they donate depends on how much you drink! Each bar will feature a “charity cocktail,” from which a portion of the sales will be donated to the charity [...]

Ugly Sweater Christmas Eve at The Gaslight

2014-12-24T14:47:27+00:00 December 24th, 2014|

Christmas Eve Eve Karaoke and Ugly Sweater Party! The Gaslight is throwing a Christmas Eve Eve Party with Christmas carol karaoke, holiday cocktails, festive treats and free Yuletide swag. The festivities kick off on Tuesday, December 23 at 9:00 PM, but you're welcome to come early and start the party with The Gaslight's [...]

Philly’s Craft Beer Scene Is About To Get a Little Craftier

2014-11-26T16:38:41+00:00 November 26th, 2014|

What better to think about on a day like today than warm weather and sand between your toes? Well, here’s something else that may help take your mind off the wintery mix outside and the traffic on the roads – a delicious new craft beer coming to Philly! That’s right, as of December 1 Cape [...]

City of Brewtherly Love Welcomes New Brewpub

2014-10-21T16:04:35+00:00 October 21st, 2014|

Today, Chestnut Street welcomed new neighbor 2nd Story Brewing Co. – a craft brewery and restaurant – to the block. The brewpub, which sits in the space previously occupied by Triumph Brewing Company, is now officially open for business and introducing its new collection of classically inspired and approachable ales and lagers to [...]

Hump Day Just Got More Exciting!

2014-06-03T13:22:07+00:00 June 3rd, 2014|

Center City SIPS is back, starting June 4th with terrific drink and food specials and many of Center City's hottest eateries.   Starting June 4th through August 27th you can enjoy $5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer and half-priced appetizers from 5:00 -7:00 pm at these participating restaurants. Tell us which establishments you're most excited to [...]

Miss Money Funny: Dining Out on a Dime

2013-04-22T09:12:10+00:00 March 19th, 2013|

By: Alyson Komyanek On numerous occasions it’s been suggested that I keep the take-out menu drawer organized and within reach...you accidentally forget to take the giblet bag out of the turkey one Thanksgiving, and it sticks with you for the rest of your life! Well, there was also the great cinnamon overload of 2011, which [...]