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Free Cupcakes If You Can Lady Gaga Your Polka Dots

Free Cupcakes If You Can Lady Gaga Your Polka Dots

What do Kermit, Cupcakes and Lady Gaga have in common? If you’re as stumped as we were be comforted in knowing it means FREEBIE ALERT!  Kermit’s Bake Shoppe in South Philly is celebrating their 1st birthday all week long by offering FREE funfetti cupcakes to the first 20 customers each day. To get your free […]

Old City Restaurant Week is Here!

Old City Restaurant Week is Here!

Yet another reason to LOVE summer in Philly! Old City kicks off their first Restaurant Week on July 20th! Old City, the original “dining destination”, is kicking off its first ever Restaurant Week. Old City has long been known for great restaurants, bars, cafes and coffee shops. Each has its own personality and is locally owned and […]

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Start Your Engines for the 9th Annual Car Show and Street Festival

  East Passyunk Avenue is revving up for the 9th Annual Car Show and Street Festival on Sunday, July 27, 2014, from Noon to 5:00pm, on EPA between Broad and Dickinson streets.  More than 140 cars, motorcycles and trucks are expected to compete for Best of Show and other top honors.  The accompanying street festival will feature live music, circus performances, street vendors, rack sales, kids’ activities […]

Photo of the Week: Walk To Cure Arthritis

Photo of the Week: Walk To Cure Arthritis

On May 17th locals participated in the annual Walk to Cure Arthritis to help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the event. Formerly Arthritis Walk, Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s signature, national fundraising event to prevent, control and cure the nation’s leading cause of disability. 

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations by Alyson M. Komyanek I’m constantly looking for affordable ways to spice up the rooms in my house. Here are some of the best places to stop for the best decorating bargains: Home Goods Before I became a homeowner, I honestly had never heard of Home Goods. But […]

Frugal Family Fun this Summer

Frugal Family Fun this Summer

It can be difficult to find affordable, fresh activities for the family throughout the summer, especially on weekdays when the kids would normally be occupied at school. We’ve hand picked a few local recoccuring events to help you and the kids get out, get moving, and stay sane this summer!   Stroller Strides Stroller Strides® […]

Dad’s Day Dining Specials

Dad’s Day Dining Specials

 CITY TAP HOUSE  3925 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA Treat Dad to a boozy brunch at City Tap House, where his first beer is on the house!  Chef Chad Vetter will prepare special Dad-friendly food items to pair with Beer Steward Andy Farrell’s 60-tap list, making the restaurant an ideal location for beer-loving Dads (read: all Dads). For reservations call (215) 662-0105.  […]

Hump Day Just Got More Exciting!

Hump Day Just Got More Exciting!

Center City SIPS is back, starting June 4th with terrific drink and food specials and many of Center City’s hottest eateries.   Starting June 4th through August 27th you can enjoy $5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer and half-priced appetizers from 5:00 -7:00 pm at these participating restaurants. Tell us which establishments you’re most excited to […]

South Street Spring Festival is Here

South Street Spring Festival is Here

This week’s April showers move out just in time for South Street’s Spring Festival this Saturday, May 3rd! The SS Spring Festival returns for a celebration of South Street Headhouse District’s best tastes, sips, sounds and sights. On Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 11:00am to 8:00pm, enjoy a free, all-ages outdoor party that will close down […]

The Tot Cart Turns One!

The Tot Cart Turns One!

Who doesn’t  love tater-tots, but then add a variety of tot-tastic toppings and you have a mouth watering masterpiece! Hop over to Yard’s next week and help the Tot-Cart celebrate their first year in Philly’s mobile food scene. Please join The Tot Cart owners, Julie Crist and Jessica Orso, Saturday, March 15th from 12pm – […]