Pick 3 Weekend Events: January 27-29

2017-01-25T16:30:42+00:00January 25th, 2017|

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 [...]

“A Franklin for All Seasons and All Reasons”: Robling Portrays Founding Father with Intelligence and Passion

2018-01-16T22:25:25+00:00January 18th, 2017|

"When I talk to students—I emphasize that as soon as is possible for you, work at something you love. Many of us spend a lot of years not doing that. Eventually I was able to make a living doing what I love doing. It really makes a difference."~ Bill Robling, historic interpreter of Benjamin Franklin, [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: January 13-15

2017-01-10T11:31:12+00:00January 10th, 2017|

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: January 6-8

2017-01-04T18:33:50+00:00January 4th, 2017|

The holiday season has come to an end and 2017 is officially upon us, but that doesn't mean there isn't still so much to do this weekend. Three Kings Day at the Kimmel Center January 6th 5:30pm - The Kimmel Center Come celebrate one of the most beloved Latino holidays this Friday at the Kimmel [...]

2017 New Year’s Day: Photo Recap

2017-01-03T15:19:46+00:00January 3rd, 2017|

This New Year's Day was celebrated in Philly the way it always is, with family, friends, fun, and of course, Mummers!!  Here is a photo recap of some behind the scenes action at the Fancy Brigade show! Congratulations to this year's Fancy Brigade winner the South Philly Vikings!  

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 30-January 1

2016-12-27T12:28:13+00:00December 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+00:00December 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+00:00December 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+00:00December 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 [...]

2017 New Year’s Guide

2016-12-10T14:25:23+00:00December 10th, 2016|

It's time to ring in yet another year and Philadelphia is one of the best places in the country to do it!  It can be quite difficult to describe exactly how awesome our New Year's Eve and New Year's Day festivities are to an outsider so our best advise is to bring them along for [...]