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November 20, 2014

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

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

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

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

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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July 24, 2014

Celebrate Christmas In July With Scuba Santa And Bumble The Abominable Snow Monster At Adventure Aquarium This Weekend, July 26-27

Fun fact: Santa can scuba dive. Okay, maybe “fact” is a bit of a reach, but patrons of Adventure Aquarium in Camden have learned to expect the unexpected. On Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27, the aquarium hosts its Christmas Celebration in July. All weekend long, the venue will channel the Christmas spirit with […]

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July 10, 2014

The Adventure Aquarium Shark Shuttle Provides Guests With Roundtrip Transportation From Center City To The Aquarium, Through August 17

Getting to Adventure Aquarium has never been easier thanks to the Shark Shuttle, a transportation service — bus and a 15-minute ferry ride — from Center City to Adventure Aquarium in Camden, New Jersey. The Shark Shuttle leaves from three Center City locations, Love Park at 16th Street and JFK Boulevard, Reading Terminal Market at […]

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May 30, 2014

Now Open: Hippo Haven At The Adventure Aquarium, A New Exhibition Promising Prime Views Of The Aquarium’s Hippopotamuses

The Philadelphia area’s acclaimed aquarium, Adventure Aquarium, recently opened a brand-new exhibit to bring attention to its two largest residents — Genny and Button, two 3,000-pound hippopotamuses. Hippo Haven, the new exhibition, offers guests the opportunity to view the enormous animals, from either top or lower viewing sections. Plus, Adventure Aquarium is the only aquarium […]

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May 19, 2014

Memorial Day In Philadelphia — Our Complete Guide To How To Spend Your Long Weekend In Philly

Memorial Day weekend hits this Friday, May 23, and we can’t help but feel pumped for the unofficial start of summer and the arrival of warm-weather good times. This season has already been filled with awesome events, and the coming Memorial Day weekend continues the springtime trend of fun-filled Saturdays and Sundays in Philadelphia. The […]

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April 21, 2014

Celebrate Mother Nature At A Variety Of Earth Day Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia, Starting Tuesday, April 22

Tomorrow, April 22 marks Earth Day 2014, a day when folks are encouraged to celebrate and learn how to take better care of the planet. In celebration of Earth Day, an array of events are slated for tomorrow and throughout the week. This weekend, Morris Arboretum hosts a day for the trees as it presents […]

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January 23, 2014

Now Open: Adventure Aquarium Invites Visitors To Experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, Through Sunday, April 27

Think watching The Muppets has taught you everything there is to know about frogs? Think again. Adventure Aquarium, the world-class attraction on the Camden Waterfront, recently debuted its newest exhibit, Frogs: Nature’s Messenger. This informative and interactive exhibition highlights the vital roles that these amphibious creatures play in the earth’s biosphere. As visitors come face […]

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