Living with Littles: Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Home

2020-03-14T20:42:08-04:00March 14th, 2020|

By Michelle Reese Local parades, festivals, storytimes and more have all been cancelled. But now, more than ever, our families could use some light-hearted fun! Whether your family hails from the Emerald Isle, or you're just pretending to be a wee bit Irish for the holiday, here are some ways you can celebrate St. Patrick's [...]

The Flavors of St. Patrick’s Day at Home

2020-03-14T12:09:33-04:00March 14th, 2020|

St. Patrick's Day is a popular time to go out for a few drinks and some Irish dishes. While it's always fun to "cheers" the holiday with the Irish folk in your community (even if they're just Irish for the day), health concerns surrounding COVID-19 are keeping most people at home this year. No [...]

2020 Philadelphia Easter Guide

2020-03-14T15:12:54-04:00March 12th, 2020|

Easter is just around the corner! Celebrate the holiday with a skate party with the Easter bunny, an Easter egg decorating workshop, or aboard a Philadelphia ship. Here is your comprehensive guide to all things Easter in the City of Brotherly Love! Please note that we are doing our best to update all articles to [...]

2020 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Guide

2020-03-14T10:31:28-04:00March 3rd, 2020|

March 17th is right around the corner, so it's time to break out your green gear. (After all, everyone's a wee bit Irish for St. Patrick's Day!) Here is what is going on in Philly for St. Paddy’s Day 2020. Parade Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade - CANCELLED UPDATE: As of March 10, the Parade [...]

East Passyunk Restaurant Week Returns to 25 Award-Winning & New Restaurants

2020-02-21T17:10:43-05:00February 21st, 2020|

Le Virtu, one of the 10 hottest Italian restaurants in the nation by Zagat. (Photo provided by Aversa PR) Get ready to look through some mouth-watering menus and make your reservations! The 8th Annual East Passyunk Restaurant Week will run Monday, February 24th through Friday, March 6th. Two dozen award-winning restaurants will offer [...]

Wedding Industry Pros “Mix & Mingle” at La Belle Mariée

2020-02-05T21:21:49-05:00February 5th, 2020|

On a chilly January evening, with a glow illuminating from the entryway of La Belle Mariée Bridal Boutique, some of the region's most notable wedding vendors congregated in an industry “Mix & Mingle” event. Organized in a partnership and collaboration with Happenings Media, La Belle Mariée served as the evening’s host.  In [...]

Where to Go for Grub & Suds During the Big Game

2020-01-29T12:00:11-05:00January 29th, 2020|

Our Eagles aren't in the Super Bowl, but plenty of people will still celebrate the sport (and cheer on former Eagles coach Andy Reid) by going out for the Big Game or having parties at home. Here's a list of local spots offering food (in-house or takeout) and drink specials, plenty of screens and lots [...]

Where to Celebrate Lunar New Year in Philadelphia

2020-01-21T12:16:17-05:00January 21st, 2020|

Welcome the Year of the Rat with these Philadelphia events celebrating the Chinese Lunar New Year. The holiday officially falls on Saturday, January 25 but festivities last for several weeks. 2020 Chinatown Midnight Lion Dance Friday, January 24 from 11:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. This annual tradition begins at the intersection of 10th and Race [...]

Center City District Restaurant Week Returns January 12 – January 24

2020-01-08T22:46:12-05:00January 8th, 2020|

(Photos: Lolita by Michelle Reese, Cubra Libre provided by restaurant, Bud & Marilyn's by Michelle Reese)   Make your reservations now! Center City District Restaurant Week, a culinary event savored by savvy Philadelphia foodies, returns January 12 through January 24. More than 120 restaurants will serve an exciting and delicious variety of three-course [...]

Winter Fun Continues at Dilworth Park

2020-01-06T13:13:38-05:00January 6th, 2020|

Dilworth Plaza (Photo by Michelle Reese)   Christmas might be over, but the fun continues this winter in Dilworth Park! For starters, the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink and Cabin as well as the Wintergarden on the Greenfield Lawn are open through February 23. In addition, look forward to these special events: Center City [...]