German American Weekend Returns to Christmas Village Dec. 7 – Dec. 9

2018-12-06T17:32:41+00:00December 6th, 2018|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR & Events) Put on your Dirndl and Lederhosen! Philadelphia's Christmas Village will host their crowd favorite, German American Weekend this Friday, December 7 through Sunday, December 9. This popular theme weekend is presented by Bank of America and looks to set a record for the 2018 season. Enjoy [...]

New Year’s Eve Ghost Tour Turns Back Time to Ring in 2019

2018-12-06T16:20:23+00:00December 6th, 2018|

Ring in the New Year in a most unusual way! Are you looking for something different to do this New Year's Eve? Do you love history or things that are a little spooky? The Ghost Tour of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks present the 9th annual New Year’s [...]

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 [...]

Shop Small Business Saturday in Philly on November 24

2018-12-03T16:23:08+00:00November 18th, 2018|

Hundreds of small businesses around Philadelphia will celebrate Small Business Saturday on November 24. From discounts, to events, to freebies, to snacks and sips, here are just some of the businesses celebrating on Saturday. Seek out your favorite local business, or discover a new hidden treasure. OLD CITY AND SOCIETY HILL Art in the Age [...]

What’s New on the Pennsylvania Slopes for the 2018/2019 Season

2018-11-13T16:22:43+00:00November 15th, 2018|

Autumn leaves are falling and with it the advent of cooler weather has found its way to the Pennsylvania mountains. The start of the 2018/2019 ski and snowboard season is near. And, the Pennsylvania Ski Area Resorts (SkiPA) are busy improving their resort offerings to ensure another exciting season for families on the slopes. In [...]

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 [...]

The Grayson School Presents CogniCon on October 27

2018-10-17T10:52:42+00:00October 16th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese The Grayson School in Broomall is hosting CogniCon on October 27. Parents can participate in engaging presentations from experts in the field of giftedness while teachers provide brain-powered activities for kids Pre-K through grade 8. The Event When: Saturday, October 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Where: The Grayson School, 35 [...]

Anthropologie Hosts Fall Fashion Show to Benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer

2018-10-17T10:51:53+00:00October 8th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Love fall fashion? Love supporting meaningful causes even more? Since the temperatures are finally dropping and it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we have the perfect way to celebrate both passions. Attend Anthropologie’s Fall Fashion Show this Thursday night, October 11 in support of Living Beyond Breast Cancer. Over 25 Anthropologie stores across [...]

Marilyn Monroe Iconic Photos on Display

2018-08-12T22:03:47+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

Marilyn Monroe “You’re already famous, now you’re going to make me famous,” photographer Lawrence Schiller said to Marilyn Monroe as they discussed the photos he was about to shoot of her in 1962. “Don’t be so cocky,” Marilyn replied, “photographers can be easily replaced.” Several days later, Larry had not been replaced and [...]

Six Reasons to Love Summer in The City

2018-06-01T10:57:42+00:00June 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 [...]