2018 Philadelphia Memorial Day Guide

2018-05-22T22:29:41+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|

Memorial Day 2018 is coming fast, Monday, May 28. Events are happening all through the weekend leading up to the big day. You don’t need to go to the shore to have an awesome Memorial Day Weekend! Check out our 2018 Philadelphia Happening Memorial Day Guide: National Constitution Center During Memorial Day Weekend, the [...]

2017 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Guide

2017-02-27T21:25:28+00:00 February 27th, 2017|

Ah March, the month that comes in like a lion and out like a lamb.  This month can be an unpredictable end to winter and start of spring but one thing is for sure, it’s the month in which Philadelphians will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in style!  Whether you are Irish or not it’s [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: February 17-19

2017-02-14T19:11:36+00:00 February 14th, 2017|

Happy President's Day Weekend! Between basking in the post-Valentine's Day joy, the start of celebrating Mardi Gras, and the thrill of 3 days off, this weekend is bound to be a great one!   Mummers Mardi Gras Parade February 18th 11am-6pm - Main Street Manayunk  The Mummers aren't only for enjoying on New Years Day, [...]

2017 Valentine’s Day Guide: Art, Activities, and Heart-Shaped Sushi

2017-02-13T12:34:40+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

  Valentine's Day is a day to celebrate love, friendship, and relationships of all kinds.  If you and your sweetheart plan on sharing smooches over dinner to celebrate, be sure to do your research, plan ahead and have a reservation.  If you are hoping to plan something a little more unique, here are some great [...]

3 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Philadelphia

2017-02-01T13:33:51+00:00 February 1st, 2017|

February has been set aside as the month to celebrate Black History since 1976.  Philadelphia has a lot of great opportunities to celebrate this rich culture and here are a few. African American Museum in Philadelphia 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia This museum was the first of it's kind.  Philadelphia was the first city to erect [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 30-January 1

2016-12-27T12:28:13+00:00 December 27th, 2016|

Everywhere you look at this time of year you see families together, friends reuniting, and people enjoying their holiday break. This weekend we celebrate the beginning of a new year, or the end of an old one.  No matter how you see it there are lots of great ways to celebrate in the city of brotherly [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 23-25

2016-12-22T05:07:25+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|

Can you believe that the Holidays are already upon us?  This year we are fortunate to celebrate two major traditions simultaneously since Hanukkah starts on December 24th, Christmas Eve.  Though holiday weekends are typically pretty slow in the city, there is still plenty to do!   Festival of Lights December 23rd 5pm-8:45pm - Philadelphia Museum of [...]

2017 Mummer’s Day Parade

2016-12-15T11:35:39+00:00 December 15th, 2016|

The Uptown String Band performing "Stop, Drop and Drum Roll" during the 2016 New Year's Day Parade Watch out if you’re walking around Philadelphia the first few days of January because you may run into sequins, glitter, feathers, and a number of other things left behind by some of the city’s most animated [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 16-18

2016-12-13T12:54:23+00:00 December 13th, 2016|

The city is buzzing with holiday delight this last weekend before the Christmas and Hanukkah celebrations begin!  Be sure to take advantage of all the seasonal fun going on including free parking on Saturday so you can shop till you drop! Ugly Sweater Run December 17th 8am - Fairmount Park Join the lot's of Philly-folks [...]