Evil Genius Brewing Company Opens Beer Garden with a Party on April 19

2019-04-17T11:01:29-04:00April 17th, 2019|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR & Events) The Evil Genius Beer Garden officially opens on Friday, April 19. Celebrate the first full season for this Kensington hot spot at a beach-style party themed after the movie Point Break, starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze. Drink under the starry skies with tiki cups, grass [...]

VOP Presents Shattering the Glass – A Celebration of Women Composers

2019-04-17T10:20:11-04:00April 17th, 2019|

The world of choral music has been, and continues to be, dominated by male composers. Philadelphia’s premiere LGBTQ and Ally choir, Voices of Pride (VOP),  put together a concert featuring pieces composed solely by women. As women composers have been consistently under-represented in choral programming, including VOP’s, it became clear it was time to host [...]

A Bit of Nostalgia & A Lot of New at the Philadelphia Zoo

2019-04-06T00:36:10-04:00April 6th, 2019|

By Michelle Reese ZOO Keys are back! If you grew up going to the Philadelphia Zoo anytime during the 1960s through the early 2000s, it's likely that you remember the plastic keys that you could use around the zoo to find out various zoo facts. Well, after over a decade of [...]

2019 Philadelphia Easter Guide

2019-04-01T10:49:48-04:00April 1st, 2019|

Spring is here and Easter is just around the corner! Celebrate the holiday with a skate party with the Easter bunny, an Easter egg decorating workshop, or aboard a Philadelphia ship. Here is your comprehensive guide to all things Easter in the City of Brotherly Love! Family & Community Events Buttercream Egg Decorating Workshop Shane [...]

A Delicious Way to Give Back in Rittenhouse Square

2019-03-27T11:24:46-04:00March 27th, 2019|

a.bar and sister restaurant a.kitchen are raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in support of former AKA team member Anne Pagsuguiron (shown here). Anne was diagnosed and treated for leukemia. This spring you can give back while enjoying delicious food and cocktails! The popular Rittenhouse Square cocktail spot a.bar and sister [...]

Extra/Ordinary Small Business LIVE Event on April 15

2019-03-19T14:28:19-04:00March 19th, 2019|

Fresh off the completion of its first season, Extra/Ordinary Small Business is hosting its first LIVE EVENT! The new hit podcast by Happenings Media tells the stories of small business owners - their successes, failures, risks and rewards. And now you can be a part of it! Join us on Monday, [...]

A Philadelphia Tradition: Irish Potatoes

2019-03-14T22:15:45-04:00March 14th, 2019|

By Michelle Reese The cheesesteak, the soft pretzel…and the Irish potato? Yes, Irish potato candies are a Philadelphia tradition going back over 100 years. There aren't any actual potatoes in the Philadelphia version of this confection. Instead, they get their name because they look like miniature potatoes. Typically the candies have a coconut butter cream [...]

Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Milkshakes Benefit Empowering Local Girls Programs

2019-03-11T21:45:01-04:00March 11th, 2019|

Here's a tasty way to support the next generation of women in the community! Starting this weekend, P’unk Burger will again partner with the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania. Choose from four hand-dipped milkshakes featuring your favorite Girl Scout Cookies. Owner Marlo Dilks will be using cookies bought from local Girl Scout troops. In addition, [...]

5 Events to Celebrate Women’s History Month in Philadelphia

2019-03-11T16:51:43-04:00March 11th, 2019|

March is Women's History Month, and there is no shortage of events in Philly celebrating the impact women have made on society. Here are just a few things to check out before the month is over. Daybreaker PHL: The Future Is Feminine When: Friday, March 15 from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Where: The Foundry, [...]

Car Care Tips for Cold Weather

2019-02-20T11:41:24-04:00February 20th, 2019|

With all of the nasty winter weather we've been getting lately, your car is taking a beating. Cold temperatures can do a number on your car battery, your windshield wipers, and even your car’s interior. Don’t let winter get the best of your car with these helpful winter car tips: Buy a great battery. Car [...]