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March 20, 2014

Coming Attraction: The 2014 NCAA Frozen Four Men’s Ice Hockey Championship Comes To Philadelphia For The Very First Time, April 10 And 12

The ice may be melting outside, but major ice hockey action is set to hit Philadelphia this spring. For the first time, the NCAA Men’s Frozen Four Championship will be held in Philadelphia, bringing thousands of hockey fans to the Wells Fargo Center on April 10 and 12. The Frozen Four is one of the […]

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March 20, 2014

The Big 5 In The Big Dance: St. Joe’s And Villanova Both Play Tonight In A Philly Hoops Doubleheader In The NCAA Tournament Round Of 64

Look alive, college basketball fans! The 2014 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament’s Round of 64 begins this afternoon — and Philly is well represented this year with two Big 5 schools, Villanova University and Saint Joseph’s University, both qualifying for the exciting post-season hoops action. Both teams are in the East region of the bracket and face […]

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March 7, 2014

The Philadelphia Union Kicks Off Its Fifth Season Of Soccer Action At PPL Park With An Irish Night Home Opener On Saturday, March 15

Get ready for kickoff, sports fans. This month, the Philadelphia Union host the New England Revolution for a festive home opener on Saturday, March 15. The region’s first Major League Soccer club, the Union has been thrilling soccer fans since its inaugural season in 2010 at PPL Park located in Chester along the scenic banks […]

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February 11, 2014

Skip The Blue Cross Broad Street Run Lottery And Register To Race Via Fairmount Park Conservancy Fundraising, Now Through April 14

What began in the 1980s as a dash up Broad Street is now the largest 10-mile race in all of America. This spring, the annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run returns to Philadelphia, making its way through town on Sunday, May 4. More than 23,000 people have already registered for a spot in the lottery […]

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February 7, 2014

Roundup: A Guide To Where To Get In The Competitive Spirit For The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics officially begin today, with the grand Opening Ceremonies airing on NBC in the United States at 7:30 p.m. EST. We know getting out there and actually playing winter sports might not be feasible, so we’ve rounded up a number of places and events in Philadelphia that allow you to get […]

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February 3, 2014

The Philly Pond Hockey Classic Returns To The Ice At The Blue Cross RiverRink This Saturday, February 8

In the spirit of the Winter Olympics in Sochi beginning on Friday, February 7, the Philly Pond Hockey Classic returns to the ice, for the second year, at the Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing. On Saturday, February 8, watch teams battle it out in a different type of hockey game — it’s set to […]

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February 2, 2014

Super Bowl Video Interlude: The Philly Cheesesteak Shuffle

Geico made a Super Bowl ad and it featured Pat’s and Geno’s and Philadelphia’s beloved cheesesteak sandwich prominently.   Maybe not the best commercial we’ve ever seen, but we like it. And Pat’s and Geno’s are both looking really good. We may even have to add the Cheesesteak Shuffle to Philadelphia’s Sandwich Hall of Fame […]

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January 22, 2014

Deal Feed: Workout For Free At Sweat Fitness In Manayunk And Fitler Square With Class Specials Through The Month

Make good on your New Year’s resolution to get in shape with free fitness classes at two Sweat Fitness locations in Philadelphia. For the next few weeks, visit Sweat Fitness in Manayunk and Fitler Square to get your free workout on. Sweat Fitness in Fitler Square offers guests free cycling classes on Tuesday, Wednesday and […]

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January 10, 2014

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Local Eats, Goods And Classes For A Healthy And Productive 2014

If you’ve made a series of New Year’s resolutions, chances are you’re trying to figure out just how to stay true to those promises. Thankfully, discovering healthy eats, good-for-you relaxation and enriching education in Philadelphia is a cinch. We’ve rounded up our top picks for healthy dining spots, engaging classes and rejuvenating urban escapes to […]

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January 10, 2014

Get in Shape With Breakfast Boot Camp At The Market & Shops At Comcast Center, January 11, 18 And 25

Already struggling to keep your New Year’s resolution to get in shape? Head to The Market & Shops at the Comcast Center for some top-notch help staying on track. On Saturday January 11, 18 and 25, personal trainer/nutrition coach/spin instructor Erica Landes will be on site at the Comcast Center from 9-10 a.m. teaching cardio-based […]

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