Sports

Temple to Host Summer Remix Basketball Tournament

Temple to Host Summer Remix Basketball Tournament

In 1993 AND1 launched in Philadelphia with the goal of sharing their passion about basketball and focusing on those that use the game as a metaphor success in everything they set out to do in life. The celebration of hard work, freedom of expression and dedication to excellence is reflected in the unique and iconic product that […]

Coming to PA this May: The Pro Gymnastics Challenge

Coming to PA this May: The Pro Gymnastics Challenge

Lehigh University’s Stabler Arena will be the first stop of a truly unique international sporting event in 2013, the first Pro Gymnastics Challenge, happening on May 10th and 11th. The event, which will feature some of the greatest current and future male and female gymnasts, will be held in a USA vs. The World team […]

New Poetic Drama Celebrates Black History Month

New Poetic Drama Celebrates Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, a popular Philadelphia theater company will debut its second theatrical production this month, “Poetik Blues: A Sistah’s Story” depicts hardships, joys of being an African-American woman. “Poetik Blues: A Sistah’s Story,” a play by Sweet Like Chocolate Productions, uses poetry, music and dance to address important social issues facing […]

Happening List 2013: Nominees now being accepted!

Happening List 2013: Nominees now being accepted!

At Philly Happening, we are kicking off 2013 in a big way- with the launch of our first contest of the year, The Happening List! The Happenings List is Philly’s People’s Choice competition – the best in people, places, businesses & events! We have categories to represent your favorite CheeseSteak, Museum, and everything happening in Philadelphia. […]

Sports Illustrated “Football’s Greatest” Author talks Philly Sports

Sports Illustrated “Football’s Greatest” Author talks Philly Sports

Looking for the perfect gift for the sport’s fan in your family? Check out Football’s Greatest,  written by the editors of Sports Illustrated, this is the ideal present for any football fan. Philly Happening recently had the opportunity to speak with Bill Syken, a Philadelphia based Sports Illustrated editor, to answer a few questions about […]

Phillies Cole Hamels on Top Chef?

Phillies Cole Hamels on Top Chef?

Please help us promote this Wednesday’s episode of “Life After Top Chef” where Phillies Cole Hamels and his foundation is featured! This may be the only time you can watch an ace pitcher getting his hands dirty in the kitchen with Chef Jennifer Carroll! Did his teammates enjoy his cooking? Find out on Wednesday’s episode! […]

Philly Honors Eagle’s Player – Dawkins #20

Philly loves WEAPON X, player #20, Brian Dawkins and they wholeheartedly welcomed him into Lincoln Financial Field last night during the halftime show of the Eagles v. Giants game for a stellar celebration in honor of his retirement. Dawkins jersey #20 was officially retired during a pre-game ceremony held inside the Linc at 6:00 pm, […]

E-A-G-L-E-S….Eagles, Baby!

E-A-G-L-E-S….Eagles, Baby!

The Philadelphia Eagles season is finally here!!! Sunday’s will not be the same for the next 17 weeks, and we could not be happier. After a long and interesting off season, the Birds are back in the nest and ready to pave the way on the road to victory. Expectations are at an all time […]

***CONTEST*** Win (2) PHILLIES Tickets for 8/24!

***CONTEST*** Win (2) PHILLIES Tickets for 8/24!

Ask and you shall receive. Many of our readers have expressed an interest in a Phillies Ticket giveaway and we thought what better way to wind down the end of the summer that with 2 tickets to one of this week’s Phillies games. That’s right, we have 2 tickets hot and ready for one lucky winner. […]

Aloha Shane Victorino

Aloha Shane Victorino

With a heavy heart today Phillies fans all over learned that after eight consecutive seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies, Shane Victorino will say aloha Philly and well, aloha Los Angeles Dodgers. Trading Victorino to LA means the Phillies have acquired right-hander Josh Lindblom, right-hander Ethan Martin and a player to be named later or cash (as […]