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 [...]

New Immersive Art Experience Comes to Philadelphia Fashion District

2020-01-15T14:06:57-05:00January 15th, 2020|

Submergence by Squidshop,Photographer Credit: Carly Matsumoto. * New Immersive Art Experience Opens January 24, 2020 * Based in California, Wonderspaces launched in 2016 to bridge the gap between artists and new audiences. The experiential, interactive arts venue is opening its largest location to date, right here in Philadelphia at the Fashion District! Building [...]

It’s Time for the 2020 Philly Happening List!

2020-01-13T11:52:28-05:00January 13th, 2020|

VOTING IS NOW OPEN!!! The 2020 Happening List® – Philadelphia people’s choice competition is back and bigger than ever! It’s time to recognize the amazing people, organizations, events & businesses that make living in Philly special. Nominations in the annual Happening List® competition in Philadelphia officially opened on January 2, 2020. Nominate your favorite local [...]

Philadelphia Burger Brawl Raises $73,000 for Philadelphia Schools & Announces 2020 Date

2020-01-02T14:57:31-05:00January 2nd, 2020|

(Photo by In Between Rivers) Philadelphia Burger Brawl 2019 was one for the record books! The new larger location and an exciting line-up of restaurants helped attract the most guests ever for the nine-year-old event. On Sunday, September 15, 2019, nearly 4,000 people flocked to the Marine Parade Grounds at Navy Yard Philadelphia [...]

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 [...]

2019-2020 Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Philly

2019-12-18T22:16:38-05:00December 18th, 2019|

By Michelle Reese New Year's Eve is the party night of the year, but what about when bedtime is hours before the Big Ball Drop? Here's a list of family-friendly events on December 31, so you can celebrate with your little ones and get them in bed [...]

2019-2020 New Year’s Eve Guide

2019-12-18T22:39:26-05:00December 17th, 2019|

By Michelle Reese It's time to ring in the New Year, and Philadelphia is one of the best places in the country to do it! Here's a list of Philly spots to enjoy special holiday menus and party the night away on December 31. Reservations tend to go quickly, so pick your spot now! New [...]

Celebrate Hanukkah in Philadelphia

2019-12-18T16:43:46-05:00December 9th, 2019|

Hanukkah takes place this year from sundown Sunday, December 22nd to sundown, Monday, December 30th. Celebrate the Festival of Lights in Philadelphia at these upcoming community events. (Please note, the holiday has been spelled according to the event's website post for easier searching!) Hanukkah Events at the National Museum of American Jewish History When: The [...]

Where to Eat, Drink & Be Merry During the Holidays in Philly

2019-12-04T23:39:06-05:00December 4th, 2019|

By Michelle Reese McGillin's (Photo by M.Fischetti) The holidays are here, and it's always a popular time of year to celebrate the season with food and drinks. Whether you're gathering with friends, family, coworkers, or a date, there are plenty of places in Philly to enjoy festive flavors and toast to the holidays. [...]

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, [...]