Sports Betting Officially Opens at Parx Casino

2019-01-11T16:29:15-04:00January 11th, 2019|

Parx Casino in Bensalem officially launched sports betting at 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 10. The Parx Casino sportsbook will be open for business in a temporary venue, the former 360 bar & lounge, as well as on kiosks throughout the casino floor. With the launch of sports betting, Parx will be [...]

Extra/Ordinary Small Business Podcast Launches January 2019

2019-01-07T16:20:23-04:00January 7th, 2019|

Subscribe now wherever you get your podcasts: The premiere of Season 1 of the Extra/Ordinary Small Business Podcast is here! In this new show, host Angela Giovine interviews successful small business owners about their successes, failures, risks and rewards. Extra/Ordinary Small Business seeks [...]

Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve Events to Ring in 2019!

2018-12-16T23:28:23-04:00December 16th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese New Year's Eve is the party night of the year, but what about when bedtime is hours before the Big Ball Drop? Here's a list of family-friendly events on December 31, so you can celebrate with your little ones and get them in bed [...]

2018-2019 Philadelphia New Year’s Eve Guide

2018-12-13T12:07:52-04:00December 13th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese (Photo Credit: delawareriverwaterfront.com) It's time to ring in yet another year and Philadelphia is one of the best places in the country to do it! Here's a list of Philly spots to enjoy special holiday menus and party the night away on December 31. Reservations tend to go quickly, so [...]

German American Weekend Returns to Christmas Village Dec. 7 – Dec. 9

2018-12-06T17:32:41-04:00December 6th, 2018|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR & Events) Put on your Dirndl and Lederhosen! Philadelphia's Christmas Village will host their crowd favorite, German American Weekend this Friday, December 7 through Sunday, December 9. This popular theme weekend is presented by Bank of America and looks to set a record for the 2018 season. Enjoy [...]

New Year’s Eve Ghost Tour Turns Back Time to Ring in 2019

2018-12-06T16:20:23-04:00December 6th, 2018|

Ring in the New Year in a most unusual way! Are you looking for something different to do this New Year's Eve? Do you love history or things that are a little spooky? The Ghost Tour of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks present the 9th annual New Year’s [...]

2018 Philly Holiday Guide

2018-12-03T16:38:06-04:00December 2nd, 2018|

We may have already had the first snow of the season, but the city of Philadelphia has plenty of holiday happenings to warm even the chilliest days. Bundle up and use this guide to all that is jolly to plan a holiday season that will dazzle and delight. Whether you favor the history that the [...]

Skip the Malls – The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market Returns Nov. 17

2018-11-13T11:27:50-04:00November 13th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Skip the malls and big box stores, and get ready to shop local this holiday season. The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market will return for its 4th year in Dilworth Park. And this year, there will be more vendors than ever before! Philadelphia's premiere local-focused holiday market returns November 17th through [...]

Philadelphia Thanksgiving Guide 2018

2018-11-08T21:44:33-04:00November 8th, 2018|

It’s that time of year! The time when family and friends reunite to eat way too much food, watch football, enjoy a parade, and most importantly, celebrate everything they have to be grateful for. And with the help of our 2018 Thanksgiving Guide, you’ll be more than prepared to enjoy all the festivities Philadelphia has [...]

Unique Eats and Eateries of Philadelphia: Local Author to Appear at Book Talks & Tastings

2018-10-17T11:41:15-04:00October 17th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Love learning about Philadelphia’s food scene and the unique stories behind the restaurants? Love books by local authors? You’ll want to attend these two book events with Irene Levy Baker, author of Unique Eats & Eateries of Philadelphia. Both events will include savory samples from Philadelphia restaurants and stories from Baker’s newly published [...]