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November 5, 2014

PPL Park Hosts The Army-Navy Cup, A Historic Rivalry, On Friday, November 7

PPL Park Hosts The Army-Navy Cup, A Historic Rivalry, On Friday, November 7

This Friday, November 7 at 7 p.m., PPL Park, the Philadelphia Union’s home turf, hosts a major collegiate soccer game as the 81st-annual Army-Navy Cup fills the stadium with cheering fans and plenty of competitive spirt. The final weekend of the collegiate season is marked by the annual Army-Navy Cup, a rivalry that goes way […]

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December 11, 2013

Army-Navy Weekend Alert: The 114th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field This Saturday, December 14

Army-Navy Weekend Alert: The 114th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field This Saturday, December 14

Army-Navy Weekend hits Philadelphia this weekend, which means tens of thousands of Midshipmen and Cadets are about to descend on our fair city for one of the nation’s most iconic sporting events — the 114th annual Army-Navy game — and all the parties that go along with it. The game returns to Lincoln Financial Field […]

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December 7, 2012

Standing Room Tickets Now Available For Tomorrow’s Sold-Out Army-Navy Game, Saturday, December 8

Standing Room Tickets Now Available For Tomorrow's Sold-Out Army-Navy Game, Saturday, December 8

Exciting news: standing room tickets are now available for tomorrow’s Army-Navy Game! The college football tradition is celebrating its 113th year and this marks the 84th time the game is being played in Philadelphia. Always a highly anticipated event, this year’s game sold out quickly, but a limited number of standing room tickets were recently […]

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November 30, 2012

The 113th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia On Saturday, December 8 At Lincoln Financial Field

The 113th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia On Saturday, December 8 At Lincoln Financial Field

One of the nation’s most beloved sporting events, the annual Army-Navy game, returns to Lincoln Financial Field on December 8, marking the 84th time the game has been played in Philadelphia. While always an intense matchup, this year’s game has even more riding on it than usual. For the first time since 2005, the Commander-in-Chief’s […]

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September 28, 2012

Our Guide To College Football in Philadelphia: Temple, Penn, Villanova And The 2012 Army/Navy Game

Our Guide To College Football in Philadelphia: Temple, Penn, Villanova And The 2012 Army/Navy Game

While Philadelphia is nationally known for passionately supporting its professional sports teams, it is important to remember Philly is home to a large number of colleges, each with their own storied athletic programs. Philadelphia’s college football tradition is long (Penn’s first team took the field in 1877) and in recent years, the schools have been […]

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August 6, 2012

Intense Army-Navy Rivalry Takes To PPL Park For A Soccer Team Face-Off September 30, Setting The Groundwork For December’s Epic Football Event At Lincoln Financial Field

Intense Army-Navy Rivalry Takes To PPL Park For A Soccer Team Face-Off September 30, Setting The Groundwork For December's Epic Football Event At Lincoln Financial Field

  Army-Navy will commemorate the 79th meeting of the two soccer teams when they converge at PPL Park in Chester, home to the Philadelphia Union, on Sunday, September 30 at 2 p.m. This storied tradition in college sports, the rivalry between Army and Navy, will play out as a tremendous showcase for college soccer right […]

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December 10, 2010

Weekend Picks: The Annual Army-Navy Game, A Winter Beer Festival, And Holiday Activities Galore!

Help paint the How Philly Moves mural, to be installed at the Philadelphia International Airport in the spring, this Sunday. (Photo by C. Carollo of PicturePhilly)

Bundle up and brave the cold this weekend. The city’s bustling with events, both for the holidays and otherwise: food, drink, sports, concerts and more. From the Reading Terminal Fair Food Farmstand’s Meet the Cheesemaker Happy Hour to The Blockley’s Philadelphia Winter Beer Festival — and don’t forget Squareburger in Franklin Square has a new […]

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December 6, 2010

The 111th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia This Weekend With A Full Line-up Of Special Events

The 111th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia This Weekend With A Full Line-up Of Special Events

This year’s Army-Navy Game marks the 111th edition of the storied rivalry and the 83rd time the game has been played in Philadelphia. The kickoff at Lincoln Financial Field is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. on December 11, but leading up to the big game, there will be a host of free activities for fans and […]

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September 22, 2009

Fall Picks: Top Five Fall Sports in Philadelphia

Fall Picks: Top Five Fall Sports in Philadelphia

Here in Philadelphia, fall is a sports enthusiast’s bread and butter. In addition to the amazing spectator action (Eagles games, the Army/Navy Game and, with any luck, Phillies playoff games), there are ample opportunities to compete, yourself: there’s the Philadelphia Marathon, plus a time-honored regatta and a Chinese boat race dating back to 278 B.C. […]

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