Things to Do at Home with Kids: April 6 – April 12

2020-04-05T22:21:32-04:00April 5th, 2020|

We know it can be hard to think of new things to keep the kids entertained while being mindful to #stayhome these days. Here's a calendar with some themes/things to do on each day from April 6 through April 12. Do a few, do them all. Let them inspire ideas that work for your children's [...]

Living with Littles: Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Home

2020-03-14T20:42:08-04:00March 14th, 2020|

By Michelle Reese Local parades, festivals, storytimes and more have all been cancelled. But now, more than ever, our families could use some light-hearted fun! Whether your family hails from the Emerald Isle, or you're just pretending to be a wee bit Irish for the holiday, here are some ways you can celebrate St. Patrick's [...]

Christmas Village, Philly’s Largest Holiday Attraction Will Return Bigger Than Ever

2019-11-23T22:44:36-05:00November 13th, 2019|

Get ready to enjoy holiday sights and sounds with tens of thousands of twinkling lights, delicious food and drinks, festive decorations, live music, children’s activities, international and local gift shopping, and more! Christmas Village in Philadelphia returns on November 28, and it's going to be bigger than ever! This year, over 80 international and local [...]

Top Philly Fall Festivals in 2019

2019-09-04T23:33:54-04:00September 4th, 2019|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR) Colorful leaves. Crisp air. Fall is a beautiful time of year in Philadelphia. While summer may be over, Philly keeps the fun coming with plenty of events to celebrate the season! Here's a list of festivals you'll want to put on your calendar. (And if you're looking for [...]

14th Annual East Passyunk Car Show & Street Festival on July 28

2019-08-12T15:17:50-04:00July 15th, 2019|

(Photo by Aversa PR) Rev Your Engines!  East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID) is revving up for the 14th Annual Car Show and Street Festival on Sunday, July 28. The favorite summer event takes place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., on East Passyunk Ave between Broad and Dickinson streets. After a [...]

2018 Philly Holiday Guide

2018-12-03T16:38:06-05:00December 2nd, 2018|

We may have already had the first snow of the season, but the city of Philadelphia has plenty of holiday happenings to warm even the chilliest days. Bundle up and use this guide to all that is jolly to plan a holiday season that will dazzle and delight. Whether you favor the history that the [...]

Skip the Malls – The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market Returns Nov. 17

2019-08-21T10:47:34-04:00November 13th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Skip the malls and big box stores, and get ready to shop local this holiday season. The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market will return for its 4th year in Dilworth Park. And this year, there will be more vendors than ever before! Philadelphia's premiere local-focused holiday market returns November 17th through [...]

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival Comes to the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center November 2-4

2019-08-21T10:48:45-04:00October 30th, 2018|

The Sugarloaf Crafts Festivals Fall Tour will be making its stop in the Philadelphia area this weekend. You can enjoy this unique shopping and artistic experience at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA from Friday, November 2 through Sunday, November 4. For more than 40 years, Sugarloaf Craft Festivals have been some of [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: November 18-20

2016-11-16T22:21:15-05:00November 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 [...]

It’s Easy Being Green: Philly Greenfest Pictorial Recap

2016-09-12T09:55:48-04:00September 11th, 2016|

Greenfest, the largest environmental festival in the Philadelphia area took over Headhouse Square and South Street on Sunday, September 11. With more than 150 vendors and exhibits, Greenfest is the place to go to learn about sustainability while having fun. Philly Happening was on hand to peruse the vendor tables, partake in some of the [...]