2018 Philly Holiday Guide

2018-12-03T16:38:06+00:00December 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

2018-11-13T11:27:50+00:00November 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

2018-10-30T16:10:51+00:00October 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+00:00November 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+00:00September 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 [...]

4 Team Building Activities in Philadelphia

2016-09-11T18:23:27+00:00September 11th, 2016|

Now that the summer season has come to an end and the kids are back in school, it's a great time to start to re-vamp your team at work.  Team building is a valuable part of any business since work is so often done with many moving parts.  As they say, teamwork makes the dream [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events August 5-7

2016-08-04T09:31:54+00:00August 4th, 2016|

Philly is kicking off August with a bunch of awesome festivals.  From theatre, to music, to foods of all kinds this weekend certainly won't disappoint.  We're even getting out of the city this weekend so get out and enjoy what is left of the summer of 2016, Happy August! Philadelphia Women's Theatre Festival August 3-7 [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events June 10-12

2016-06-08T21:41:58+00:00June 8th, 2016|

Filled with Family fun, LGBT Pride, and your final chance to catch a fabulous display inspired from a world away this weekend is sure to be a great one! The weather looks okay for at least half of our weekend so get out there and enjoy it. Here is our Philly Happening pick three events [...]

How to Make Recycled Wine Bottles into the Perfect Planter

2016-04-15T12:31:47+00:00April 15th, 2016|

April is National Garden Month and the change in the weather inspires lots of us to put our hands in the dirt this time of year.  Not all of us were born with a green thumb but that shouldn't stop you from giving it a try. Gardening can be a relaxing activity that adds beauty [...]

5 Inside Activities to do with Kids in Philadelphia

2016-02-27T16:57:54+00:00February 27th, 2016|

March brings spring and with it the promise of warmer weather but that doesn't mean we're out of the woods with winter quite yet.  This late in the school year after months of cold weather who can blame a kid for getting a little bit stir crazy?  So what's a parent, grandparent, or sitter to [...]