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September 15, 2014

Feria Del Barrio Returns To The Centro De Oro Neighborhood With Latin Music, Food, Dancing, Art And More, This Sunday, September 21

Did someone say fiesta? Feria del Barrio, one of the city’s largest celebrations of Hispanic culture, returns this Sunday, September 21 to the sidewalks of the historic Centro de Oro neighborhood for its 30th year of free music, food, dance, art and more. With support from four key local organizations — Congreso de Latinos Unidos, […]

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September 12, 2014

Must-See Exhibition: Discover The Rarely Seen Paintings, Drawings And First Short Films Of Iconic Director David Lynch During The Unified Field At The Pennsylvania Academy Of The Fine Arts Through January 2015

Having praised Philadelphia as his “greatest inspiration,” renowned filmmaker and artist David Lynch is returning to the city for the first-ever retrospective of his rarely seen artwork. Lynch studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) from January 1966 until the summer of 1967 and during that time he found inspiration in the […]

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September 10, 2014

Tonight Picks: Center City Restaurant Week, Fringe Festival, Free Food At Tuk Tuk Real, Battle Of The Burger At The Piazza And More

The city is full of dinner deals tonight as Center City Restaurant Week and Center City Restaurant Week alternatives fill more than 100 eateries. Once again, more than 120 restaurants in Center City will offer three-course dinners for only $35 per person and three-course lunches for $20. Notable participating restaurants include newcomers like Abe Fisher, […]

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September 9, 2014

Cuteness Alert: Four African Lion Cubs Debut At The Philadelphia Zoo And Are Now On View At Big Cat Falls

The Philadelphia Zoo is now home to four new furry friends: lion cubs that made their debut on Friday, September 5. Born to the zoo’s four-year-old Tajiri and five-year-old Makini on June 25 and 26, the four cubs are named Mali, Kataba, Sabi and Msinga. The cubs’ names were chosen by the public through an […]

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September 8, 2014

Video Interlude: Announcing The Winning Photo Of The Phillyosophy Billboard Photo Contest, To Be Seen On A Billboard On I-95

After a month-long process, the winning photo for the VISIT PHILADELPHIA™ Phillyosophy Contest photo has been chosen and will appear on an I-95 billboard in the fall. The contest gave locals and visitors the chance to not only show off Philadelphia, but also the chance to be featured on an I-95 billboard and receive a […]

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September 2, 2014

Roundup: More Than 30 Brand-New And Coming-Soon Restaurants On The Philadelphia Dining Scene This Fall

The advent of autumn brings school days, cooler weather and — inevitably in Philadelphia — a whole new set of delicious new restaurants to add to your must-try list. With an influx of talent from other cities joining local culinary masters, the dining landscape in the City of Brotherly Love is set to only expand […]

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September 2, 2014

Learn To Cook Like A Pro During Classes In Chef Marc Vetri’s Brand New Demonstration Kitchen Above His Eponymous Restaurant

If you haven’t been to Vetri yet, now’s the time. And if you have — it’s time to go back to experience the restaurant in a whole new way. This renowned Washington Square West fine-dining spot recently renovated its second floor, and the results are simply stunning. On one side of the stairs, an elegant […]

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August 28, 2014

Opening Alert: Michael Solomonov And Steven Cook Debut Abe Fisher On Sansom Street This Tuesday, September 2

The elements of Jewish cuisine are nothing if not varied. To some, Jewish food means matzo ball soup and latkes; to others, though, traditional fare also includes smoked meats, cured fish and even Chinese fried rice. These diverse flavors are all legit at Abe Fisher, the brand-new restaurant from CookNSolo Restaurants inspired by the culinary […]

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August 28, 2014

More Love For Philly’s Food Scene: East Passyunk’s Restaurants Receives Dining Nods From USA Today

The East Passyunk neighborhood continues to bring in the accolades as USA Today toasts the neighborhood’s killer dining scene in a piece from August 26 entitled Philly’s Passyunk Ave. Evolves into Dining Destination. USA Today’s Robert DiGiacomo put the spotlight on some of the neighborhood’s best restaurants while also mentioning its Italian history and the […]

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August 27, 2014

Completely Awesome Breaking News Alert: Spruce Street Harbor Park To Stay Open For Another Month, Continue To Wow Visitors And Residents Alike Through Sunday, September 28!

Due to popular demand, Spruce Street Harbor Park will remain open for one more month, through Sunday, September 28. The public has spoken, and the good people of the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation — the nonprofit group operating the pop-up park — have listened. That’s right: there’s now one more month to lounge in hammocks, […]

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