Free Events Announced All Over Philadelphia Leading to 4th Celebration

2018-06-19T13:50:14+00:00 June 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. [...]

Six Reasons to Love Summer in The City

2018-06-01T10:57:42+00:00 June 2nd, 2018|

It's summertime and the livin' is easy. We love Philadelphia all year round, but there is something special about summer in the city: pop-up beer gardens, special events, and unforgettable summer sunsets. Read on to see six reasons we love summers in Philadelphia. 1.) Pop-up Beer Gardens: Every week from April through September 30th Parks [...]

Out of Town Excursion: Celebrate Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month with Special Discounts for Beginners at PA Ski Resorts

2018-01-11T19:55:30+00:00 January 11th, 2018|

Looking for  a weekend excursion out of the city? If you've always wanted to ski and snowboard, then you have the perfect excuse to skip town and partake in special deals for beginners at ski resorts around the state. Even if you're a seasoned skier, there's no better time to hit the slopes. January is [...]

Out of Town Adventures: Pennsylvania Ski Resorts Offer Valentine’s Day and Other February Specials

2017-02-12T17:53:33+00:00 February 12th, 2017|

    Pennsylvania Ski Resorts Bring Romance to the Slopes this February with Special Deals and Fun Events   Last weekend, I went skiing for the first time. As a girl from the Poconos, it always seemed funny that I had never experienced one of the areas greatest tourist attractions. And now, as a girl [...]

2017 New Year’s Guide

2016-12-10T14:25:23+00:00 December 10th, 2016|

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

2016-12-06T12:17:45+00:00 December 6th, 2016|

  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 [...]

Five Facts About the Philadelphia Marathon

2017-11-13T12:13:41+00:00 November 21st, 2016|

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. [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: November 11-13

2016-11-10T09:10:18+00:00 November 10th, 2016|

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

2016-11-02T11:10:57+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|

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 [...]

Harry Potter Festival is Magically Fun

2016-10-15T19:06:14+00:00 October 15th, 2016|

By Betsy Natter Photo credit: https://chestnuthillpa.com/events/harry-potter-festival-2016/ Be a wizard for a day by entering the magical world of J.K. Rowling at the Harry Potter Festival and Quidditch Tournament in Chestnut Hill on Fri., Oct. 21 and Sat., Oct. 22. An exciting variety of events is organized for Harry Potter fans across the Delaware [...]