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August 22, 2014

Save The Date: Cirque Du Soleil Brings Its Arena Extravaganza Varekai To The Wells Fargo Center For Seven Shows, September 10-14

A marvelous spectacle of circus arts comes to town in a big way next month with the return of Cirque du Soleil to Philadelphia, bringing its arena production Varekai to the Wells Fargo Center, September 10-14. From its humble beginnings as a group of 20 street performers in 1984, Cirque du Soleil is now one […]

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August 22, 2014

The Brandywine River Museum Of Art Opens A New Exhibit Spotlighting Charles Burchfield And An Installation By Matthew Jensen, Saturday, August 23

It’s hard to imagine a more bucolic place in which to explore art than the Brandywine River Museum of Art, run by the Brandywine Conservancy on a nature preserve. The museum is housed in a renovated 1864 grist mill, and its grounds include wildflower gardens and, of course, that ever-meandering river. Since its founding, the […]

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August 22, 2014

Reminder: The Second-To-Last Week Of The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series Hits Independence Beer Garden Today, August 22 At 4 P.M.

The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series has rocked its way through summer, hitting a different beer garden in Philadelphia every Friday since June with happy hour from 4 to 7 p.m., including specials on food and local craft beer, giveaways and more. Today, the second-to-last week of the happy hour series continues today at Independence […]

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August 21, 2014

Contest Alert: Enter To Win A Free Trapeze Class For Two With Fly School Circus Arts Via Philly 360°

Have you ever longed to run away and join the circus? Then, heads up! Here’s your chance to fly through the air with Fly School Circus Arts — for free. Tucked away in the ever-developing neighborhood of Kensington, Fly School Circus Arts offers up the chance to soar on a trapeze with regularly scheduled classes […]

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August 21, 2014

Save The Date: The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Festival Returns To The Navy Yard With A Yards Beer Garden, The Franklin Flea Market And More, Saturday, September 20

Summer isn’t quite over, but the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is already planning for fall. Save the date to celebrate the start of fall at the annual PHS Fall Festival at The Navy Yard on Saturday, September 20. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the grounds of The Navy Yard will welcome seasoned gardeners and garden-enthusiasts […]

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August 20, 2014

Awesome News Alert: The Brand New Dilworth Park At City Hall To Open On Thursday, September 4 With Three Days Of Grand Opening Festivities

The wait is almost over, Philadelphia. After a more than seven years of planning, design and construction, the $55 million renovation of the concrete-laden Dilworth Plaza into the foliage-filled Dilworth Park is nearly complete. On Thursday, September 4 at 11 a.m., Dilworth Park will officially open to the public with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, followed by […]

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August 20, 2014

Reminder: Philadelphia Weekly’s Annual Concerts In The Park Series Hits Rittenhouse Square Tonight, Wednesday, August 20

Get ready to rock out alfresco in Rittenhouse Square during the 24th annual Concerts in the Park series, sponsored by Philadelphia Weekly. The blowout concert series returns to Philadelphia’s town square tonight, August 20, with live music from established local and national bands spanning musical genres from jazz to rock, world to indie. The free […]

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August 19, 2014

Save The Date For The Return Of Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll Street Food Festival In Mt. Airy, Thursday, September 18

Food truck fare never ceases to impress in the City of Brotherly Love, and the nomadic dining continues in Mt. Airy this September with the return of Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll, an evening of dining and drinking showcasing the burgeoning dining scene along Germantown Avenue. In the spirit of The Food Trust’s hugely successful […]

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August 18, 2014

Preview 2014 Fringe Festival Shows For Free At FringeArts During Scratch Night Tonight, August 18 And A Special Screening Tomorrow, August 19

Are you looking forward to the 2014 Fringe Festival, but not sure what performances to make plans to see? Philadelphia’s cutting-edge arts organization FringeArts continues its long-running Scratch Night series this August with the upcoming Fringe Festival in mind. Tonight, Monday, August 18, and every Monday in August, FringeArts presents Scratch Night: Neighborhood Fringe Spotlight […]

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August 15, 2014

The Taney Dragons Play In The Little League World Series Today! Celebrate At The National Museum Of American Jewish History With Free Admission And A Viewing Party, Today, August 15

Center City’s own Taney Dragons take the field for the team’s first game of the Little League World Series today, Friday, August 15 at 3 p.m. Want to root, root, root for the home team? Heads up! The National Museum of American Jewish History is offering free admission all day today, Friday, August 15, to […]

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