6 Fall Events in Philly This Year

2020-09-22T16:48:16-04:00September 21st, 2020|

Morgan's Pier, photo provided by Aversa PR. While we can't celebrate the season in all the ways we're used to this year, there ARE still ways to have some fall fun in Philly in 2020! With spooky tours, scarecrows, Oktoberfest celebrations and trick or treating amongst the animals, here are just 6 events [...]

Staycation 2020: Day Trips That Are A Short Drive from Home

2020-08-12T21:19:53-04:00August 12th, 2020|

By Michelle Reese Photos - Top, Left-Right: Grounds for Sculpture, Michelle Reese; Rustic Valley Orchard, Julia Schloefell; Magic Gardens, Olga Chernov-Gitin; Elmwood Park Zoo, Lauren Stites. Traveling to far away places (or even spending a few nights at a hotel) isn’t in the cards for many families this summer. [...]

9 Ways to Stay Cool This Summer

2020-07-30T15:03:50-04:00July 29th, 2020|

By Michelle Reese (Dilworth Park, Photo by Michelle Reese) The summer heat is here, and like everything else right now, COVID-19 is making things a little more complicated! Sure, you could spend your summer inside with the AC cranked, but if your family is getting stir crazy, here's a list of ways to [...]

Fresh Fruit Season Is Here: The Benefits & Local Spots

2020-07-13T10:45:43-04:00July 13th, 2020|

By Erin McNelis “A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit, and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?” Albert Einstein While most people might not have a violin, they can have that bowl of fruit, especially now that summer is here. Fruit, eaten in [...]

2020 Philadelphia Summer Guide

2020-06-16T16:58:07-04:00June 2nd, 2020|

Summer is here, and Philadelphia is ready for fun! While this summer is off to a very different start than years past, we are determined to make the most out of it. In a city that's known for its rich history, delicious food, eclectic art and a wide variety of events, you KNOW there's going [...]

Things to Do at Home with Kids: April 27 – May 3

2020-04-26T17:50:44-04:00April 26th, 2020|

We're back with another week of things to do with your kids at home. This week includes fun themes like National Tell A Story Day, International Astronomy Day and Mother's Day prep. Do a few, do them all. Let them inspire ideas that work for your children's ages and interests. And be sure to check [...]

2020 Philadelphia Easter Guide

2020-04-13T17:13:35-04:00March 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 [...]

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 [...]

January is Learn to Ski And Snowboard Month in Pennsylvania

2020-01-02T12:12:57-05:00January 2nd, 2020|

Spring Mountain   January is here! Along with it being the first month of a new year, Governor Tom Wolf officially declared January 2020 Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month in Pennsylvania. Make it a New Year's goal for your family to learn to ski! (Plus, it's a great way to spend a [...]

Festive Events to Ring in the Holidays on the Slopes

2019-12-02T12:57:30-05:00December 2nd, 2019|

Dreaming of a white Christmas? Visit one of Pennsylvania’s Ski Resorts for a perfect holiday getaway. The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) has rounded up some of the best holiday events happening this season. From traditional holiday gingerbread and light celebrations to thrilling New Year’s Eve skiing and tubing parties (and lots of Santa visits, [...]

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