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September 19, 2014

Weekend Picks: Giant Oktoberfest Block Parties At Brauhaus Schmitz And Frankford Hall, Fall Fest At Spruce Street Harbor Park, PHS Fall Festival, Pop-Up Greenway Block Party, Center City Restaurant Week, Fringe Festival’s Closing Weekend And More

It’s still officially summer for a few more days, but that is not stopping the autumnal activities from kicking into high gear this weekend with with Oktoberfest celebrations, fall festivals, outdoor art shows and more. On Saturday, both Brauhaus Schmitz and Frankford Hall host their annual Oktoberfest block parties complete with games, food, music and […]

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September 19, 2014

Now Open: Terror Behind The Walls At Eastern State Penitentiary Is Back And Scarier Than Ever, Beginning Today, September 19

The frightful Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary officially opens for its 2014 season today, September 19. One of the nation’s biggest and top-rated haunted attractions, Terror Behind the Walls brings Hollywood-quality special effects and lighting, digital sound, animatronic creatures, custom props and over 200 performers to Eastern State Penitentiary for a shockingly […]

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September 18, 2014

Tonight Picks: Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll, Mt. Airy Street Fare, Beer Gardens, StylePop At Dilworth Park, Feastival, Restaurant Week And More

We hope you’re hungry! Major foodie events fill the city this evening — from Street Fare in Mt. Airy and the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll in University City to Feastival at Penn’s Landing and Center City Restaurant Week all around town. First up, food trucks fill the streets of Mt. Airy for the annual Street […]

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September 17, 2014

Tonight Picks: Center City Restaurant Week, Phashion Phest, Fringe Festival, Pay-What You Wish Wednesday, Dining Under The Stars In Media And More

With sunny skies and no humidity, it’s a perfect evening to take advantage of some mid-week delight by heading out to any of the happenings on tap for this evening. First off, it’s the final Wednesday night for Center City Restaurant Week — fill up on $35 dinner deals at one of more than 100 […]

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September 16, 2014

The Philadelphia Collection Continues With The 21st Annual Phashion Phest At The Shops At Liberty Place, This Wednesday, September 17

The fashion world at large may be recovering from New York Fashion Week, but here in Philly, we’re gearing up for The Philadelphia Collection, a series of independently-produced local fashion and style events. Officially kicking off Wednesday, September 17, this year’s edition of the week-long series launches with one of its key anchor events, Phashion […]

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September 12, 2014

Weekend Picks: Center City Restaurant Week, Fringe Festival, Alfresco Craft Market At Independence Mall, Doylestown Arts Festival, Second Saturday In Germantown, Clover Market And More

It’s gorgeous today, and we can’t wait until 5 p.m. when we can start taking advantage of the perfect weather. Late-summer weekends are truly an ideal time to get out and enjoy all of the outdoor (and indoor!) offerings in the city. This weekend promises everything from Center City Restaurant Week and the Fringe Festival […]

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September 12, 2014

Deal Feed: 19 Discount Ticket Offers Available At Philadelphia Theaters For The Upcoming Fall Season And Beyond

Good news, theater-lovers: The fall performing arts scene is starting up for the 2014-2015 season. Catching a show at any one of the city’s great performance venues — from The Kimmel Center to the Academy of Music — has never been easier (or cheaper!) thanks to a number of ticket discounts, free performances and insider […]

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September 11, 2014

Tonight Picks: Fringe Festival, Center City Restaurant Week, Free Beer And Cheese At Di Bruno Bros., Cirque Du Soleil And More

Start the weekend a night early at one of a number of events on tap for the evening. Center City Restaurant Week and the Fringe Festival are both in full swing and providing Philadelphians with three-course dinner deals and after-dinner theater. Dinner and theater — check. Di Bruno Bros. at The Franklin jump starts the […]

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September 11, 2014

The Arden Theatre Company Launches Its Fall Season With The Uproarious Comedy La Bête, Starting Thursday, September 11

If you think it’s hard to say a tongue twister, wait till you see La Bête, an uproarious comedy written entirely in rhymed iambic pentameter that opens the Arden Theatre Company’s new season, starting tonight, Thursday, September 11. Set in the 17th century, the show marries high art and low comedy. It spins the tale […]

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September 9, 2014

Eastern State Penitentiary’s Terror Behind the Walls Kicks Off Its 2014 Season Next Friday, September 19 And Runs Through November 8

Ready for some serious scares? Eastern State Penitentiary, the world-famous castle-like prison in Philadelphia’s Fairmount neighborhood, is set to unleash another year of its fright fest Terror Behind the Walls starting Friday, September 19. One of the nation’s biggest and top-rated haunted attractions, Terror Behind the Walls takes the already-creepy grounds of Eastern State and […]

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