3 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Philadelphia

2017-02-01T13:33:51+00:00February 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: 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 [...]

How to Plan a Winning Holiday Office Party, presented by Food.ee

2016-12-12T14:23:39+00:00December 11th, 2016|

People throughout Philadelphia are decking the walls of their cubicles and getting ready for their company holiday parties! Corporate holiday parties provide a welcome break from the every day and give coworkers a chance to let loose, celebrate a year of hard work, and forge lasting friendships. Here are five steps to celebrating the season with a winning holiday [...]

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 [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 9-11

2016-12-06T12:17:45+00:00December 6th, 2016|

  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 [...]