2016 Philly Happening Holiday Guide

It's the holiday season once again and here in Philadelphia we have so many ways to celebrate! Holiday Parades and Tree Lightings Chestnut Hill's Community Holiday Parade Saturday December 10th 9am - 8700 Germantown Avenue Join the Holiday fun as the Chestnut Hill Community Parades down Germantown Avenue.  The fun starts at 9am at the corner [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: November 4-6

This weekend is filled with great ways to enjoy the cool fall weather we are set to have.  From soccer championships, to fun with the Flyers, to BEER AND BACON, get out and enjoy! Philadelphia International Unity Cup November 5th 12pm-8pm - Citizen's Bank Park Since mid-April Philadelphia has been hosting a world-cup style soccer [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: October 28-30

This Halloween weekend is full of spooky fun for people of all ages.  Since the holiday falls on a Monday this year we have all weekend to party and celebrate.  Enjoy! Henri David's Halloween Ball Sunday October 30th 9pm - Sheraton City Center Jeweler and Party Host extraordinaire, Henri David, has been throwing the best Halloween [...]

Meet Your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Pete Leontaras

Philly Happening has been hard at work naming the top 10 Movers and Shakers of 2016 and the much anticipated list is out! We’re taking the opportunity to shine the spotlight on each one of the amazing people who made this years list. Pete Leontaras is an entrepreneur whose restaurant brings great food and drinks to Philadelphia's [...]

Harry Potter Festival is Magically Fun

By Betsy Natter Photo credit: https://chestnuthillpa.com/events/harry-potter-festival-2016/ Be a wizard for a day by entering the magical world of J.K. Rowling at the Harry Potter Festival and Quidditch Tournament in Chestnut Hill on Fri., Oct. 21 and Sat., Oct. 22. An exciting variety of events is organized for Harry Potter fans across the Delaware [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: October 14-16

Oh the weather outside is... Looking perfect for this weekend! Sunshine with a cool breeze to enjoy these amazing outdoor festivals!  So we hope you're hungry because this weekend is all about putting on your winter weight! Philly Cheesesteak and Food Fest Saturday October 15th 12:30pm-5pm - Citizens Bank Park Are you ready to eat?  This [...]

100 Things To Do In Philadelphia Before You Die: Local Author Pens Ultimate Philly Bucketlist

Irene Levy Baker, the author of the new book, 100 Things To Do In Philadelphia Before You Die, is not a Philadelphian by birth, she’s a Philadelphian by choice. Levy Baker is originally from Ohio, but has spent the last 25 years exploring Philadelphia’s nooks and crannies. Levy Baker landed in Philadelphia in 1991 when [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: October 7-9

This second weekend in October is filled with festivals! It's a great time of the year to break out your sweat shirts and enjoy the cool air. This weekend, enjoy food, music, and of course beer, beer, and more beer!! Craft beer and music festival Xfinity Live October 8th 3pm-7pm - Xfinity Live Four times [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: September 30-October 2

It's officially Fall and Philly is finally starting to cool off! There are lots of fun outdoor activities this weekend to get you out and enjoying the weather. The Arts in Philly rule this week with art, music, and food. Enjoy! Mural Arts Month: Kick off Party Friday September 30th 6pm-10pm - Snyder Avenue and [...]