5 Philadelphia Holiday Traditions that begin on Thanksgiving Weekend

2016-11-23T12:11:23+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|

Philadelphia is our nation's birth place and with that comes many years of fantastic tradition. Every year Philadelphian's look forward to the holiday traditions that make this season so special. Here are five experiences that make Philadelphia one of the best places to live, work, and play during the holiday season. Blue Cross RiverRink Winter [...]

Five Facts About the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

2017-11-21T17:46:41+00:00 November 21st, 2016|

On Thursday we'll be celebrating family, friends, and all we're thankful for--but before the turkey and cranberry sauce, we'll enjoy the annual Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade. While New York's Macy's Day Parade seems to get all the critical acclaim--and media attention--our very own Turkey Day parade in Philadelphia is special in its own right. Read [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: November 18-20

2016-11-16T22:21:15+00:00 November 16th, 2016|

We are running into November's third weekend in style.  Whether you are running to the movies, shopping till you drop, or actually running a marathon, this is the weekend for you! Philadelphia Marathon November 18-20 The Philadelphia Marathon will take over the city all weekend.  Kicking off on Friday, and continuing on Saturday, with a [...]

2016 Philly Happening Holiday Guide

2016-11-11T10:13:15+00:00 November 11th, 2016|

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 11-13

2016-11-10T09:10:18+00:00 November 10th, 2016|

The chilly weather has finally set in and we are ready to start talking holidays!  Whether you are already done decorating or you still can't believe that stores are selling the holiday already, everyone can get down with a little seasonal fun! Franklin Square Holiday Festival Novmeber 10-December 31 4pm-8pm - Franklin Square  The Holiday [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: November 4-6

2016-11-02T11:10:57+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|

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 [...]

Photo Recap: Liberty Lands Fall Festival

2016-10-30T20:51:50+00:00 October 30th, 2016|

The weather was beautiful today for the Liberty Lands Fall and Halloween Festival in Northern Liberties today.  Philadelphia families were out and about celebrating the holiday and we were there to capture some of the fun!  

Pick 3 Weekend Events: October 28-30

2016-10-26T16:52:30+00:00 October 26th, 2016|

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 [...]

For the Glory of Old State: This Weekend’s Penn State 5k Supports Local College Students

2016-10-26T08:46:18+00:00 October 25th, 2016|

Bianca Portillo-Maldonado of northeast Philadelphia is a Penn State Philadelphia Chapter scholarship winner. Bianca Portillo-Maldonado, the daughter of Guatemalan immigrants, was born and raised in northeast Philadelphia. She is a junior at Penn State University, studying broadcast journalism and digital media. She is a scholarship recipient of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association. This [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: October 21-23

2016-10-19T21:46:10+00:00 October 19th, 2016|

This weekend is all about Magic and the Movies!  From Harry Potter to drinks in the Magic Garden, get out and enjoy this last taste of summer weather! Photo credit: https://chestnuthillpa.com/events/harry-potter-festival-2016/ Harry Potter Festival October 20-21 8:30am-5:30pm - Chestnut Hill College Harry Potter fans rejoice!  The 5th annual Harry Potter Conference is coming to [...]