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 [...]

5 Best Places to Get Corned Beef and Cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day

2017-03-11T11:02:48+00:00 March 11th, 2017|

  Hungry for corned beef in Philadelphia? You're in luck! Corned beef, a salt-cured and seasoned beef brisket is a St. Patrick's Day tradition. Philadelphia, recently ranked one of the top cities in the country to celebrate St. Patrick's Day by wallethub.com, has plenty of options for getting your corned beef and cabbage fix. Here [...]

Find Your Motion: Melissa Weinberg Inspires Others to Move Toward Wellness

2017-03-07T13:10:56+00:00 March 7th, 2017|

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 a traditional business career didn't bring Melissa Weinberg fulfillment, she took a chance and pursued her passion for movement.   Melissa Weinberg has always loved to move. From the [...]