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Burlington Open a NEW Local Store

Burlington Open a NEW Local Store

A celebration of job creation, community and shopping Burlington, a leading national off-price retailer, is opening a brand new location in Philadelphia, located at 7301 Castor Avenue, on Friday, October 24, 2014. The retailer will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate jobs, community, and of course, shopping at 9:30 am that day. Along with the […]

CRAFT PHILA returns to Center City!

CRAFT PHILA returns to Center City!

CRAFT PHILA: Liberty Bell is holding its first Fall show on Saturday, September 13th from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.and Sunday, September 14th from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Presented at the epicenter of American History, surrounded by iconic monuments and greenery, the outdoor juried art fair is staged adjacent to the Liberty Bell Pavilion and Independence Mall. On […]

Celebrate Fall with the 1st OLD CITY FEST

Celebrate Fall with the 1st OLD CITY FEST

Summer may be coming to an end, but that just means it’s time for great fall events, like the first ever OLD CITY FEST! Old City is hosting a fall festival on Sunday, October 12th as part of Design Philadelphia’s 10th Anniversary celebration. The street festival will feature the neighborhood’s vibrant and diverse offerings and encourages […]

Cannstatter Volkfest Photo Recap 2014

Cannstatter Volkfest Photo Recap 2014

Labor Day weekend is always a much anticipated time for many in the Philly area, yes the three day weekend is great, but the real reason is the annual Cannstatter Volkfest. This Labor Day weekend Cannstatter celebrated their 142nd year of the Volkfest, with authentic German food, bier, wares, music and more! It truly is […]

Mt. Airy’s Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll

Mt. Airy’s Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll

Mt. Airy’s Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll returns on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 50+ food trucks and restaurants serving gourmet eats and sips along Germantown Avenue (between Sedgwick and W. Mt. Airy Ave). Free admission, with food pay as you go. Street Fare pairs award-winning mobile food vendors with notable local restaurants for a […]

Photo courtesy of the Schuylkill Banks Facebook Page

Outdoor Movies Continue Along The Schuylkill

Enjoy a free night of entertainment under the stars on the Banks by the Walnut Street Bridge before summer comes to an end! Bring your friends, blanket and picnic basket for a great time watching viewer’s choice movies by the river. All movies start at dusk (approximately 7:45 pm on August 21). Come early to […]

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

by Alyson M. Komyanek This month I am going to let you all in on a really big secret. Are you ready? Ok—here it goes…every once and a while it is OK to splurge. Can you believe that? Okay, now that the secret is out, you should know that there are rules for splurging too. For […]

Help Name the New African Lion Cubs at the Philadelphia Zoo

Help Name the New African Lion Cubs at the Philadelphia Zoo

On June 26, the Philadelphia Zoo welcomed four new cubs to its African lion family, the first litter for mother, Tajiri and father, Makini. These are the first lion cubs born at the Philadelphia Zoo since 1996. The cubs will make their public debut soon as they’re currently off-exhibit. The cubs are with their mother, Tajiri, […]

The Magic of Diner en Blanc

The Magic of Diner en Blanc

Diner en Blanc is a truly magical event and it’s returning to Philly on August 21, 2014 at a secret location. We can’t explain the magic or specatular status of this event better then the hosts themselves, so if you are unfamiliar here is a description of Diner en Blanc from their website: At the […]

Take a Bite Out of SHARK WEEK – In Philly!

Take a Bite Out of SHARK WEEK – In Philly!

It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year… da-da, da-da, da-da-SHARK WEEK! Starting August 10th at 8:00 pm the Discovery Channel will kick off their annual Shark Week programming. This 27 year event brings bigger, badder, sharks every season. How can you celebrate Shark Week here in Philly? At Shark Week LIVE at Adventure Aquarium Don’t […]