From Pain to Purpose: Local Entrepreneur Leads Empowering Mentoring Groups for ‘Tweens’ and Women

2018-01-08T21:47:26+00:00 January 8th, 2018|

  The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that  highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love!    When Michelle Dunk found her joy, she made it her mission to help others find theirs On the surface, Michelle Dunk had the perfect life. She left her [...]

Tickets Available for Penn State Philly Liberty Ball, Annual Fundraising Gala to Benefit Childhood Cancer

2018-01-07T20:00:41+00:00 January 7th, 2018|

Annual THON Fundraiser Will be Held at The Crystal Tea Room in February Tickets for the Annual Penn State Philly Liberty Ball are currently on sale. The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 24 from 7 p.m.-midnight at The Crystal Tea Room, 100 E. Penn Square. All proceeds benefit Penn State's Dance Marathon (THON) and [...]

Local Author Pens ‘The One That Got Away’–A Fantastical Twist on Love, Marriage, and Life’s ‘What ifs’

2017-12-05T10:32:58+00:00 December 4th, 2017|

                                                                                  Local author, Leigh Himes   Author Leigh Himes describes her debut novel as a [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: December 1-3

2017-11-29T11:45:06+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

It's the first weekend in the holiday-fun-filled month of December and there is so much to do around the city! Friday Night Lights December 1st 4:30pm-7:30pm - Morris Arboretum Throughout the month of December the Morris Arboretum will light up their popular Holiday Garden Rail each Friday night.  Bring the family for some hot chocolate [...]

Holiday Gift List: The Frame Shop of Conshohocken

2017-11-20T18:02:57+00:00 November 20th, 2017|

The Frame Shop of Conshohocken makes the Art of giving easy. Our custom framing services transforms the ordinary, into extraordinary. Think unique and frame something out of the ordinary: child’s art, family pet photo, puzzle, album cover, or sports memorabilia. It needn’t be flat. Imagine something sentimental in a shadowbox: pair of baby shoes, tools, [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: July 28-30

2017-07-26T16:43:59+00:00 July 26th, 2017|

There's something for every day of this last weekend in July!  Celebrate the fact that we have a whole month of summer left with events throughout the city this weekend! Final Friday's at the Philadelphia Museum of Art July 28th 5pm-8:45pm - The Philadelphia Museum of Art The Philadelphia Museum of Art has sought to [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: May 18-20

2017-05-16T18:06:57+00:00 May 16th, 2017|

May is certainly heating up here in Philadelphia and what better way to cool down than with a cold beer and some good food?  We've got lot's of options for you to do just that all weekend long!     Return of Parks on Tap May 17-21 - Azalea Garden Back for the second year, [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: May 12-14

2017-05-10T21:38:15+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

This weekend is filled with grand openings!  Celebrate all the Mother's in your life throughout the city with drinks, arts, and shopping.  Happy Mother's Day! Grand Opening of Spruce Street Harbor Park May 12- October 1 - 301 S. Columbus Boulevard One of Philly's most popular summer spots is finally back open this weekend!  Spruce [...]

Philly Happening Artist Series: Steve Teare, Pet Caricaturist

2017-04-26T18:57:46+00:00 April 26th, 2017|

Teare's specialty is anthropomorphic illustrations of pets dressed up like the elite of yesteryear.   The Philly Happening Artist Series is a reoccurring feature that  showcases unique Philadelphia artists. By Devon Hamilton for Philly Happening Have you ever dreamed of having your cat and dog’s personalities captured in colorful brushstrokes, as your favorite characters from The X-Files, Scully [...]

‘Greatest Gift’: Newly-Crowned Miss Philadelphia Advocates for Premature Birth Awareness

2017-03-11T17:16:59+00:00 March 11th, 2017|

 The newly-crowned Miss Philadelphia, Nia Andrews, at The Logan after her victory on Feb. 25.   When Nia Andrews was nine, her sister, Bria, was born three months early. The baby had a 40 percent chance of survival, but beat the odds. "She was a miracle. She was so strong," said Andrews, the newly-crowned Miss Philadelphia. Bria [...]