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July 11, 2014

Weekend Picks: Bastille Day Festival In Fairmount, Bluegrass And Blueberries Festival At Peddler’s, Hispanic Fiesta At Penn’s Landing, Visit Philly Beer Garden Series And More

Morgan's Pier in Philadelphia

Get ready for another sunny summer weekend, Philadelphia. Tonight from 4 to 7 p.m., the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series heads to South Street to provide guests with giveaways from the Visit Philly team, craft beer, food and fun times to boot. While the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series is at the PHS pop-up garden […]

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July 9, 2014

Our Guide To Fairmount’s Bastille Day Festival Returning To Eastern State Penitentiary For Its 20th Year This Saturday, July 12

Our Guide To Fairmount’s Bastille Day Festival Returning To Eastern State Penitentiary For Its 20th Year This Saturday, July 12

Liberté, égalité, fraternité! Mais oui, Philadelphia. Eastern State Penitentiary’s Bastille Day Festival returns this weekend, Saturday, July 12, to celebrate its 20th-anniversary year of celebrating French National Day, which commemorates the start of the French Revolution with the Storming of the Bastille. Once again, the Penitentiary teams-up with marvelous cabaret troupe The Bearded Ladies to […]

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July 8, 2014

Roundup: Our Guide To Bastille Day Festivals, Events And Dinners In And Around Philadelphia

Roundup: Our Guide To Bastille Day Festivals, Events And Dinners In And Around Philadelphia

Happy Bastille Day, Philadelphia. In celebration of the storming of the historic Bastille in Paris, an event that fueled the French Revolution, Philadelphia attractions, bars and restaurants host events perfect for raising a beret to the holiday during block parties, bar crawls, food and drink specials and much more. Bastille Day is officially Monday, July […]

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June 20, 2014

Roundup: Summer Festivals In Philadelphia – Our Guide To More Than 50 Awesome Festivals Hitting Philly For Summer 2014

Roundup: Summer Festivals In Philadelphia - Our Guide To More Than 50 Awesome Festivals Hitting Philly For Summer 2014

The festivals of summer arrive in a big way, Philadelphia. Over the course of the next three months, more than 50 festivals close entire streets and fill major parks with food, music, beer, entertainment and much, much more. Summer is one of the best times to take advantage of the festival offerings as the days […]

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July 12, 2013

Weekend Picks: The Bastille Day Festival At Eastern State Penitentiary, Hispanic Fiesta At Penn’s Landing, QFest Kick-Off Events And More

Weekend Picks: The Bastille Day Festival At Eastern State Penitentiary, Hispanic Fiesta At Penn’s Landing, QFest Kick-Off Events And More

Who’s ready for the weekend? Fun events abound this Friday, Saturday and Sunday as Bastille Day events explode around the city. Eastern State Penitentiary hosts its annual Bastille Day Festival, a day of campy live performances, historic reenactments and lots and lots of Tasty Kakes, and numerous bars and restaurants host French-themed feasts or after-parties. […]

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July 12, 2013

Our Guide To Fairmount’s Bastille Day Festival Returning To Eastern State Penitentiary This Saturday, July 13

Our Guide To Fairmount's Bastille Day Festival Returning To Eastern State Penitentiary This Saturday, July 13

Time to rehearse your best cries of “liberté, égalité, fraternité!” Eastern State Penitentiary’s iconic Bastille Day Festival returns to the streets of the Fairmount neighborhood for its 19th year this Saturday, July 13. Once again, the Penitentiary teams-up with marvelous cabaret troupe The Bearded Ladies to put on a hilarious theatrical performance playfully reenacting the […]

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July 11, 2013

Tonight Picks: Chaka Khan At The Dell Music Center, Free Screening Of The Dark Knight Rises At Penn’s Landing, The Fairmount French Fling Bar Crawl And More

Tonight Picks: Chaka Khan At The Dell Music Center, Free Screening Of The Dark Knight Rises At Penn's Landing, The Fairmount French Fling Bar Crawl And More

The weekend is almost upon us, Philadelphia, and that’s reason enough to celebrate one night early. This evening there are tons of great events on the roster, so be sure to get out and spend this summer night doing something fun. Between concerts, free alfresco movie screenings and a pre-Bastille Day bar crawl, your evening […]

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July 11, 2013

Our Guide To The Bastille Day Parties And Feasts In Philadelphia

Our Guide To The Bastille Day Parties And Feasts In Philadelphia

Celebrate the storming of the historic Bastille this weekend that fueled the French Revolution with a number of blockbuster parties, bar crawls and dinners. Practice your French accent and don a beret for a weekend full of French-centric happenings. Events range from a blockbuster street party in front of Eastern State Penitentiary to French beer […]

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July 10, 2013

Raise A Glass To Eastern State Penitentiary’s Bastille Day Festival At Fairmount Bars And Restaurants, Starting This Thursday, July 11

Raise A Glass To Eastern State Penitentiary's Bastille Day Festival At Fairmount Bars And Restaurants, Starting This Thursday, July 11

The bombastic Bastille Day Festival takes over Eastern State Penitentiary and the Fairmount neighborhood on Saturday, July 13, with a daylong blowout block party and performance in honor of the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, the turning point of the French Revolution. Such a momentous event deserves way more than just a single […]

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July 5, 2013

Save The Date: Eastern State Penitentiary’s Annual Bastille Day Celebrations Return To Fairmount, Saturday, July 13

Save The Date: Eastern State Penitentiary's Annual Bastille Day Celebrations Return To Fairmount, Saturday, July 13

Now that America’s Independence Day has passed, it’s time to look forward to partying down in honor of the French Revolution. The 19th annual Bastille Day Festival takes over Eastern State Penitentiary and the Fairmount neighborhood on Saturday, July 13, in honor of the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, the turning point of […]

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