Single in the City: How to Be Who You Are, Not What He Wants

  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.   Single in the City takes on a bit of a different model this week. Instead of my [...]

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

  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 [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: January 27-29

It looks like the sun might join us this weekend so why not celebrate by heading out for some fun!? It's the Chinese New Year, the Auto Show is in town and you can still enjoy restaurant week on Sunday! Philadelphia Auto Show January 28-February 5 - Pennsylvania Convention Center The Philly Auto Show rolls [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: January 20-22

Though the weather has been relatively mild so far this winter, everyone needs a coat.  Whether your coat comes from a little too much food or a little too much beer, this weekend has you covered!  Enjoy the start to restaurant week throughout the city! Bon Appetite! Ambler Restaurant Week January 16-23 - Ambler, PA [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: January 13-15

Enjoying the winter wonderland Philly?  Since the temperature is low we'll give you some weekend fun you can have while staying warm and cozy as well as some great outdoor activity for the snow lovers! Cirque Eloize: Saloon January 13-14 - The Kimmel Center Cirque Éloize’s Saloon takes us all the back to the Wild [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 23-25

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 [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 9-11

  The Holiday fun continues during this second weekend of December!  This is the time of year to get out and about between parties and events... You'll catch up on sleep in January!  Enjoy! George Balanchine's The Nutcracker December 9-31 - The Academy of Music Nothing says the Holidays quite like the famous story, The [...]

Found is a ‘Find’: Top 5 Reasons to see Found, a New Musical Comedy at Philadelphia Theatre Company

    They say that no one writes letters anymore, but Davy knows that’s not true. FOUND, a new musical comedy by Philadelphia Theatre Company, centers around main character, Davy, who becomes obsessed with collecting and sharing the surprising, hilarious, and irrelevant notes and letters that surround us every day, everywhere we go, after he [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 2-4

This first weekend of December brings us lots of holiday cheer!  Not only is First Friday this weekend but there are events for all members of the family to start of this month of holiday fun! Art After 5 - Ugly Sweater Party December 2nd 5:30pm-8:45pm - Philadelphia Museum of Art Every Friday night after [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: November 25-27

So your belly is full of turkey and perhaps you are preparing to shop until you drop this weekend.  Well that's not all there is to do this weekend in the city of brotherly love.  Here are our top 3 picks for this holiday weekend! Jurassic World: The Exhibition at the Franklin Institute November 25th-April [...]