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November 21, 2013

Tonight Picks: Beaujolais Nouveau Day In Midtown Village And Other Neighborhoods, The Hunger Games Early Premiere At The Franklin Institute, Food Fight Fundraiser For Fairmount And More

Happy almost weekend, Philadelphia! The city is abuzz with Thursday night events (and lots of wine) to help start your weekend a little early. Today marks the annual wine celebration, Beaujolais Nouveau Day, a holiday toasting to a light, fruity wine from the Beaujolais region in France that is released for sale after being fermented […]

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November 18, 2013

Where To Celebrate The Wine-Fueled Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2013 At Bars, Restaurants And Shops In Philadelphia

This Thursday, November 21, the streets of Philadelphia transform into a Parisian rue for the worldwide wine celebration known as Beaujolais Nouveau Day. All around the world, wine-lovers gather to celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau — a French wine made from Gamay grapes produced in the Beaujolais region that is released for sale after being fermented for […]

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November 15, 2012

Tonight Picks: Beaujolais Nouveau Day In Midtown Village And Around Philadelphia, Holiday Mixology Class At The Palm, War On Drugs Discussion At The National Constitution Center And More

[Evenings in Philadelphia are always action-packed, and we want to help you cherry-pick from all the events and activities going on. On certain days that promise particularly bustling evenings, we round up our selections for the most can't-miss pursuits with which to fill your schedule. See you out there!] • Beaujolais Nouveau Day in Midtown […]

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November 14, 2012

Roundup: Where To Take Part In The Worldwide Celebration Of Beaujolais Nouveau Day In Philadelphia This Thursday, November 15

Kicking off the pre-holiday season with full glasses, Beaujolais Nouveau Day, a fruitful global indulgence, arrives this Thursday, November 15. In addition to our helpful list of suggestions on where to enjoy the French vin in Midtown Village, we’ve compiled a roundup of locations throughout the city that will also take part in celebrating the […]

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November 9, 2012

Midtown Village Goes Parisian To Celebrate “Beaujolais Nouveau Day” With Neighborhood-Wide Wine Tastings, Special Menu Items, Discounts And More, Thursday, November 15

Every year, on the third Thursday of November, beaujolais nouveau — a French wine made from Gamay grapes produced in the Beaujolais region — is released for sale after being fermented for just a few weeks. It’s an occasion for celebration worldwide, and Philadelphia is no exception. Five years ago, Midtown Village’s Duross & Langel […]

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November 17, 2011

Reminder: Midtown Village Goes Parisian Tonight To Celebrate “Beaujolais Nouveau Day” With Wine Tastings, Special Menu Items, Retail Discounts And More

Harvested in September and shipped in November, each year’s vintage of Beaujolais Nouveau wine arrives on the same exact day everywhere in the world. And that day is today. In honor of the delicious red wine produced in the Beaujolais region of France, Midtown Village celebrates a full-flown “Beaujolais Nouveau Day” tonight. The neighborhood will […]

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November 9, 2011

Midtown Village To Transform Into A Parisian Streetscape For “Beaujolais Nouveau Day,” Thursday, November 17

Mid-November means “Beaujolais Nouveau Day” in Midtown Village. The neighborhood will transform into a wind-swept Parisian streetscape for the annual arrival of Beaujolais Nouveau wine on Thursday, November 17. From 11th to Broad Streets and Market to Spruce, flagposts will fly the French flag, merchants will wear Gallic berets, accordion music will fill the air […]

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November 17, 2010

Celebrate “Beaujolais Day” in Midtown Village Tomorrow Night, November 18, From 5 p.m. Until Late

This “Beaujolais Day,” Thursday, November 18th — the annual official release day of Beaujolais Nouveau, a red wine produced in the Beaujolais region of France — Midtown Village is offering more than a dozen ways to celebrate. Starting at 5 p.m., the wine will be flowing and the Francophilia fervent. Bars and Restaurants Vintage Wine […]

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November 5, 2010

Taste the 2010 Beaujolais Nouveau at Liberté at the Sofitel Philadelphia

Years ago, I had a friend who religiously threw a party each year in celebration of the arrival of the new Beaujolais Nouveau. She has since moved far away and but lucky for me (and for you) this year, there’s a new place to enjoy this newborn vintage. Sofitel Philadelphia’s new lounge space, Liberté, will […]

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