9 Wedding Trends Worth Planning For in Philadelphia

2020-05-11T22:01:20-04:00May 11th, 2020|

By Liz Johnson (Photo by One L Photography, our 2020 Happening List Winner for Wedding Photography.) Weddings are mostly on hold at the moment, but you can still plan for one of life’s hallmarks. Here are some trends/ideas to consider as you plan during this time, along with some Philly Happening List Winners [...]

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 [...]

Unique Valentine’s Day Date Ideas in Philly

2019-02-02T22:49:07-05:00February 2nd, 2019|

  With so many incredible restaurants in Philly, a nice dinner out is always a classic way to spend Valentine's Day. But if you want to get a little more creative this year, here are a few ideas. We've also included some tips of where to go, featuring our 2018 Happening List finalists and winners. [...]

Enter to Win FREE Wedding DJ Services from DJ Perry Angelozzi

2017-08-24T13:55:28-04:00July 21st, 2017|

As the weather heats up, so does romance in the city of brotherly love! We're betting that there are quite a few of you recently engaged couples out there. First off, congratulations! Second off, listen up! Philly Happening has teamed up with DJ Perry Angelozzi for a special giveaway - FREE wedding DJ services for [...]

Philly Happening Wedding Guide

2017-10-30T11:22:01-04:00March 21st, 2017|

The Greater Philadelphia region offer breathtaking backdrops for a picturesque Wedding Day. So it's no surprise that the region has become a premiere wedding destination for both locals and visitors. To help brides and grooms prepare for their big day, we've combed through the region to bring you the best wedding venues, services, and resources. Click through categories [...]

Single in the City: How to Be Who You Are, Not What He Wants

2017-02-14T21:04:10-05:00February 14th, 2017|

  Single in the City is a reoccurring column on Philly Happening that will appear on Wednesdays. It chronicles a single thirty-something, new to the Philadelphia, searching for friendship, love, and her place in this vibrant city.   Single in the City takes on a bit of a different model this week. Instead of my [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: February 10-12

2017-02-08T14:50:59-05:00February 8th, 2017|

February is the month of love, and where better to celebrate that then in the City of Brotherly Love!? Valentine's Day lands on a pretty boring Tuesday this year but that just means that we have two weekends to make dates to celebrate it!  Have a fun love-filled weekend Philly! Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention February [...]

Amber Wanner: CEO and Matchmaker Extraordinaire

2017-02-12T19:53:29-05:00January 22nd, 2017|

The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love! Amber Wanner had a knack for finding people jobs, so why not find them love, too?    Amber Wanner worked at a tech recruiting company while earning her B.S. [...]

Single in the City: The Year in Review

2017-01-08T18:10:16-05:00January 8th, 2017|

    It's hard to believe that I started the Single in the City column one year ago. Single in the city, which is a reoccuring column in Philly Happening that appears on Wednesdays, chronicles me, a single thirty-something, new to Philadelphia, searching for friendship, love, and my place in this vibrant city. So much [...]

Single in the City: Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017–Relections and Projections on Love

2016-12-31T14:31:37-05:00December 27th, 2016|

Single in the City is a reoccurring column on Philly Happening that will appear on Wednesdays. It chronicles a single thirty-something, new to the Philadelphia, searching for friendship, love, and her place in this vibrant city.    Blossom, Leap, and Leave Your Pantyhose Out to Dry It’s been almost one year since Single in the [...]