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January 16, 2015

Now Open: Adventure Aquarium Debuts Dinosaurs Of The Deep, An Exhibition About Prehistoric Marine Animals, January 16-July 4

Now Open: Adventure Aquarium Debuts Dinosaurs Of The Deep, An Exhibition About Prehistoric Marine Animals, January 16-July 4

Today, January 16, Adventure Aquarium debuts its latest exhibition, Dinosaurs Of The Deep, a look at the prehistoric marine animals that ruled the seas when dinosaurs ruled the earth. The exhibit will showcase five-thousand square feet of fossils, large-scale skeletons, a coral reef with animal replications and more than 20 life-size replicas. Learn about ancient […]

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January 14, 2015

Roundup: A Guide To Martin Luther King Day Happenings And How To Spend The Long Weekend In Philly, January 16-19

Roundup: A Guide To Martin Luther King Day Happenings And How To Spend The Long Weekend In Philly, January 16-19

Honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a weekend of giving back and educational events in the name of his mission. For those looking to volunteer, the annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service returns for its 20th year and is the largest MLK Day event in […]

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January 6, 2015

Coming Attraction: Adventure Aquarium Opens Dinosaurs Of The Deep, An Exhibition About Prehistoric Marine Animals, On Friday, January 16

Adventure Aquarium

While animals like the tyrannosaurus rex and the stegosaurus were roaming the earth, powerful marine animals were ruling water sources across the globe. In the temporary exhibition, Dinosaurs of the Deep at the Adventure Aquarium, learn about the prehistoric marine animals through replicas, fossils, hands-on exhibitions and more. The exhibition opens next Friday, January 16, […]

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December 23, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia: A Guide To Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia

New Year's Eve In Philadelphia: A Guide To Family-Friendly New Year's Eve Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia

Bring the kids! Festivities made for youngsters are in high supply this New Year’s Eve. Visit spots like RiverRink Winterfest (for ice skating and fireworks!), Sesame Place (for a celebration led by The Count!), the Please Touch Museum (for day-time festivities) and Franklin Square (for the Square Drop). To allow for a kid-friendly bedtime, the […]

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December 22, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: A Guide To Parties With Prime Views Of The 6 P.M. Or Midnight Fireworks Shows

New Year's Eve In Philadelphia 2015: A Guide To Parties With Prime Views Of The 6 P.M. Or Midnight Fireworks Shows

Catching the impressive fireworks display above the Delaware River is an ever-popular way to celebrate the New Year. This year, the display once again returns for two shows — one at 6 p.m. and midnight. Tons of bars and attractions along and just off the waterfront host parties to make it easy for folks to […]

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December 19, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: The Best Places To Watch New Year’s Eve Fireworks Over The Delaware River At 6 P.M. And Midnight

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: The Best Places To Watch New Year’s Eve Fireworks Over The Delaware River At 6 P.M. And Midnight

Where will you be for the final countdown to the New Year? Ring in 2015 with either of two free fireworks shows on the Delaware River waterfront as SugarHouse Casino once again presents a double dose of New Year’s Eve pyrotechnics. For those on the waterfront, listen for piped music in conjunction with the spectacle. […]

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November 20, 2014

The Top 14 Things To Do With Kids During The Holiday Season In Philadelphia

Rothman Rink

Don’t let the arrival of Old Man Winter keep you and your family cooped up indoors. The holiday season might just be the perfect time of year to get out and about with wee ones in tow. With tons of family-friendly attractions and destinations — most of which are free — there are so many […]

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November 6, 2014

Roundup: A Guide To Commemorating Veterans Day In The Philadelphia Area, Tuesday, November 11

Independence Hall

With historic monuments, influential exhibitions, history-laden sights and major museums, Philadelphia commemorates the country’s past every day of the year. And on Veterans Day, which is this Tuesday, November 11, the city especially honors the Veterans and active military men and women who have served our country through special events, programs at museums, ceremonies and […]

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October 28, 2014

Adventure Aquarium Hosts Underwater Synchronized Swimmers The Weeki Wachee Mermaids On Their First Northeast Visit, November 1-9

Adventure Aquarium

Before Ariel and her six singing sisters were popularized as Disney princesses, there were the world-famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids. With flowing hair, bikini tops and colorful “tails”, these underwater performers have been thrilling audiences in Weeki Wachee Springs, Florida for more than 60 years. Now, for the first time in their history, the group of […]

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August 8, 2014

Forget TV! Experience Shark Week: LIVE At Adventure Aquarium In Camden, Starting This Saturday, August 9 Through August 17

Adventure Aquarium

TV watchers know that Sunday marks the beginning of Discovery’s annual Shark Week. But why limit the fin-tastic fun to the couch? Fans who want a real, hands-on experience can grab a chum and head over to Adventure Aquarium in Camden. During Shark Week: LIVE, the aquarium will host exciting activities that will both thrill […]

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