2017 New Year’s Guide

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

  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 [...]

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 [...]

5 Philadelphia Holiday Traditions that begin on Thanksgiving Weekend

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

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 [...]

Five Facts About the Philadelphia Marathon

This weekend, the Philadelphia Marathon will take place through the streets of Philly. Last year, both the male and female winners set course records, and there was even a surprise engagement at the finish line. This year's event will surely contain its own surprises, but the history of this annual event is fascinating in itself. [...]

2016 Philly Happening Holiday Guide

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

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

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 [...]