Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Philly

2020-02-10T14:05:40-05:00February 10th, 2020|

February is Black History Month, an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and recognizing their role in U.S. history. There are a ton of ways to honor Black History Month in Philadelphia and nearby, so we've put a list together of some of the highlights: Visit an Exhibit African American History Month at The [...]

Philly Theatre Week Returns February 6 with 300+ Unique Events & Performances

2020-04-13T17:16:31-04:00February 3rd, 2020|

Together Again (Photo provided by Aversa PR) Attention Theatre Lovers! The 3rd annual Philly Theatre Week returns February 6 through February 16. The 10-day celebration features 75+ organizations and 300 events and performances. Events will include full performances, workshops, panels and more in Philadelphia and suburbs, plus in New Jersey and Delaware. All tickets [...]

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 [...]

2019 Philly Holiday Guide

2020-04-13T17:18:23-04:00November 24th, 2019|

By Melissa Kaufman Grab your warmest coat, scarf and mittens and prepare for one of the most enchanting holiday seasons the city of Philadelphia has ever offered! Whether you’re a fan of a traditional holiday complete with all the trimmings or looking to celebrate the season high in the sky in a festive Ferris Wheel, [...]

Bark 4 Art and Help Homeless Animals!

2019-10-30T12:35:55-04:00October 30th, 2019|

Help the homeless animals of Philadelphia! On Saturday November 23, the Paw It 4ward Foundation is hosting a live auction at Twenty-two Gallery to raise funds for homeless animals. Bark 4 Art will feature works from local artists up for bidding through a live and silent auction. There will be everything from custom art, photography [...]

How to Celebrate Halloween in Philadelphia

2020-04-13T17:19:15-04:00September 30th, 2019|

October is here, and it's officially the Halloween season! Whether you're looking to get scared, spend the day with the fam, or just enjoy some spooky themed food and drink, we've got you covered. There's something for every Halloween fan in Philly this month.   (Photo by Michelle Reese) Philadelphia Ghost [...]

Top Philly Fall Festivals in 2019

2020-04-13T17:20:07-04:00September 4th, 2019|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR) Colorful leaves. Crisp air. Fall is a beautiful time of year in Philadelphia. While summer may be over, Philly keeps the fun coming with plenty of events to celebrate the season! Here's a list of festivals you'll want to put on your calendar. (And if you're looking for [...]

Philly Happening 2019 Labor Day Guide

2020-04-13T17:21:55-04:00August 12th, 2019|

By Melissa Kaufman Labor Day was created by the Labor movement in the late 19th century and officially became a federal holiday in 1894. This year, it falls on Monday, September 2, 2019. The holiday honors the hard work, dedication and efforts put forth by American workers. Celebrate in the city of Philadelphia with a [...]

Celebrating Potter’s Birthday Around Philly

2019-07-25T21:55:17-04:00July 25th, 2019|

Every season now seems like Harry Potter season, but his birthday comes but once per year, July 31st. Get in on the fun by celebrating in and around Philadelphia. There are events for both kid and adult muggles and wizards alike. Harry Potter Fridays at the Levittown Library When: Friday, July 26 at 2 p.m. [...]

Philly 4th of July Guide 2019

2019-06-26T16:41:14-04:00June 26th, 2019|

There are SO many ways to celebrate America’s 243rd birthday in Philly! From free museum admission, to outdoor festivals and (of course) fireworks – there’s something for everyone. Here are the highlights: Free Admission Days There are over 20 museums/attractions offering free activities starting on June 29. Here are the offers by day. Be sure [...]