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Chinese New Year Events

Chinese New Year Events

The Chinese New Year is quickly approaching, and there are lots of celebrations in Philly with the wonderful Chinatown neighborhood adding rich culture to our city. It is year of the Horse, a year that is said to be a great one to be born in. Check out these great holiday events and festivals.   [...]

Thanksgiving Day Parade

Tradition Continues – Thanksgiving Day Parade

Another year of a great Philly tradition, the Thanksgiving Day parade continues Thursday, November 28th LIVE at 8:30 am. Local personality’s from 6ABC will again host this morning tradition, so grab a cup of coffee and settle in for another fabulous year with Cecily Tynan, Rick Williams, Adam Joseph, and Karen Rogers. Some of the [...]

Labor Day Happenings

Labor Day Happenings

Labor Day Weekend Happenings August 28-30th visit with the Budweiser Cyldesdales and Hitch Team at various locations throughout Philadelphia, many visits are during community parades and other celebrations. August 30th come on down to Penn’s Landing for the Smooth Jazz Summer Series & Friday Night Fireworks Finale, starting at 7:30 pm. Enjoy the last summer concert [...]

Memorial Day Happenings

Memorial Day Happenings

Roxborough Memorial Day Ceremonies May 27, 2013 10 am & 1 pm Observances are confirmed for Wissahickon Memorial at 10 a.m.; Leverington Cemetery at noon and Gorgas Park at 1 p.m. Bridesburg Memorial Day Parade May 27, 2013 10 am Starts at Richmond & Juniata Streets. No further details. Memorial Day Parade & Service May [...]

Mayfair Block Party this Memorial Day Weekend

Mayfair Block Party this Memorial Day Weekend

Summer must be close, because this Sunday, May 26th is the 1st Annual Mayfair! Set to take over Bainbridge Street in front of the Barrel House, this all day family fun fest will offer up a long list of local brews, southern style food, and live music. With an easy pay-as-you-go layout, you can enjoy [...]

Paint a Healthy City

Paint a Healthy City

What do free food, paint, and music have in common? They’ll all be available this month at the Porch Light Program’s “Painting a Healthy City” events! Where public art and public health collide, Painting a Healthy City promotes health and wellbeing across Philadelphia. Stop by to enjoy some food and entertainment; contribute to one of [...]

Easter Egg Hunts

Easter Egg Hunts

East Passyunk Ave Annual Easter Egg Hunt March 23, 2013 Hop on down to South Philly for EPA’s annual Easter egg hunt for children age 10 and under. This great event is Free! Kids will decorate egg-collecting bags and hunt for candy filled eggs. Special eggs will have a golden ticket inside with certificates to select [...]

PH Editor Takes The Runway

PH Editor Takes The Runway

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED – PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR A NEW FALL DATE On April 6th Philly Happening Editor, Christy Gallagher, will join Red Paw Emergency Relief  Team in their fundraising efforts with their 1st Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser. Red Paw assists animals during disaster, much like the American Red Cross assists us humans. [...]

The British Are Coming!

The British Are Coming!

Put on some knickers, grab a cup of tea and throw on your favorite One Direction track because the 2013 Philadelphia Flower Show is coming. March 2nd through March 10, 2013, this annual event will take over the Philadelphia Convention Center with a “Brilliant” flower exhibition that is fun for all ages. The Philadelphia Flower [...]

Winterfest for the Dogs

Winterfest for the Dogs

Cure the winter blues this weekend with Central Bark’s Winterfest at the Bark. Bring your dog for a barktastic time and check out their adoptable dogs and cats from all their rescue friends! Saturday, February 23rd 11 AM to 2 PM Activities include: Agility fun Kissing Booth Dental information and tooth brushing demos Learn about [...]