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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve Events to Ring in 2019!

2018-12-16T23:28:23-04:00December 16th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese New Year's Eve is the party night of the year, but what about when bedtime is hours before the Big Ball Drop? Here's a list of family-friendly events on December 31, so you can celebrate with your little ones and get them in bed [...]

2018 Philly Holiday Guide

2018-12-03T16:38:06-04:00December 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 [...]

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

2018-10-30T16:10:51-04:00October 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 [...]

Take your Philly Green to the Next Level

2018-08-02T20:40:16-04:00August 15th, 2018|

The largest environmental festival in the Philadelphia area is coming up. If you are all about sustainability Green Fest is for you. With over 100 exhibitors and vendors, Greenfest is the place to learn about living sustainably while having fun.  This event has something for everyone: shopping for local green wares, great food, live music, [...]

Free Events Announced All Over Philadelphia Leading to 4th Celebration

2018-06-19T13:50:14-04:00June 22nd, 2018|

Fireworks at the Art Museum Welcome America, Inc. and the James F. Kenney, Mayor of the City of Philadelphia, announced 50 free events that will comprise the 2018 Wawa Welcome America seven-day festival taking place Thursday, June 28 through Wednesday, July 4. The Wawa Welcome America festival celebrates American history, education and Philadelphia. [...]

Dynamic DJ: An Interview with Perry Angelozzi

2017-06-14T11:45:53-04:00June 14th, 2017|

by Edie Weinstein Rubbing elbows with the likes of The Boss, Lady Gaga, Gene Simmons and Ariana Grande, Perry Angelozzi, is himself, a Philadelphia area legend whose reach extends far beyond the City of Brotherly Love. Imagine spinning tunes in venues that seat nearly 20,000 and more intimate spaces where couples celebrate their unions. To [...]

Philly Band CRUISR gets the crowd on its feet at The Fillmore

2017-01-26T09:17:23-04:00January 26th, 2017|

CRUISR is an indie pop band that started almost five years ago in the Philadelphia apartment of Andy States. What began as a side project with his friend from Bucks County, Jon Van Dine, turned into a variety of two to three song EPs released in the past three years: All Over, Go For It, [...]