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October 15, 2014

Coming Attraction: A Brand New Ice Skating Rink To Debut At Dilworth Park At City Hall On Friday, November 14

Last month, brand-new public space Dilworth Park transformed the west side of City Hall into a multi-use public plaza. Almost immediately, the 120,557-square-foot outdoor space became a bustling hub for commuters and visitors thanks to its pedestrian-friendly amenities, a Jose Garces-operated cafe, a computer-programmable fountain, a full slate of entertaining programming and active rail headhouses, […]

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September 3, 2014

The Brand New Dilworth Park Set To Open On Thursday, September 4 With A Full Month Of Special Programming Including Concerts, Movies, Picnics, Pop-Up Shops And More

The wait is over, Philadelphia. Dilworth Park will officially open to the public tomorrow(!), Thursday, September 4, with three days of grand-opening festivities followed by a month of special programming extending into the fall. Center City District is kicking things off with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. on Thursday. Following the ceremony, everyone […]

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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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June 4, 2014

Sister Cities Park Brings Back Pairings On The Parkway, A BYOB Wine And Live Music Event Every Thursday Night From June 5-August 28

The BYOB scene isn’t just for restaurants anymore. Every Thursday evening from June 5 through August 28, lovely Sister Cities Park at Logan Square will host Pairings on the Parkway, a night of BYO beverages and live music. Each week, the park invites you to bring your own bottle of wine or beer and enjoy […]

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June 2, 2014

It’s Back! Center City Sips Kicks Off This Week Bringing Happy Deals To More Than 80 Bars On Wednesdays This Summer, June 4-August 27

Rejoice, Philadelphia, summer is here! A telltale sign of the season, Center City Sips returns this Wednesday, June 4 with awesome happy hour deals at more than 80 area bars. Every Wednesday evening from June 4 through August 27, stop by some of Center City, Midtown Village and Old City’s most popular bars and restaurant […]

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March 4, 2014

The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator At Macy’s Center City Presents Its New 2014 Class Of Designers-In-Residence

With the multitude of institutions in Philadelphia and beyond offering an education in the fashion realm, it’s easy to imagine how many promising designers are out there just waiting to be discovered. In Philadelphia, some of that talent is harnessed by the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator, a non-profit fashion education initiative that’s now launching its third […]

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January 27, 2014

Last Chance For Restaurant Week: Our Top Picks For New And Notable Lunches During Center City Restaurant Week, Ending Friday, January 31

This month, more than 100 Philadelphia restaurants have super dining deals on offer as part of the winter edition of Center City Restaurant Week — which wraps up this Friday, January 31. As restaurant week continues to supply hungry Philadelphians with three-course dinners for $35 and a three-course lunches for $20, it’s time to take […]

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January 17, 2014

Roundup: Our Picks For Top Deals During Center City District Restaurant Week, Returning To More Than 100 Restaurants January 19-24 And 26-31

Who’s hungry? This month, diners can score major deals at more than a hundred restaurants as Center City District Restaurant Week returns, running from January 19 to 24 and January 26 to 31. Once again, more than 100 restaurants in Center City will offer three-course dinners for only $35 per person and a three-course lunch […]

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January 2, 2014

Save The Date: Center City District Restaurant Week Returns With Deals At More Than 100 Restaurants, January 19-24 And 26-31

With the holidays behind us, it’s time to look ahead to winter in Philadelphia. Sure, snow is in the forecast, but so are sweet deals at more than a hundred Center City restaurants. Center City District Restaurant Week returns later this month, running from January 19 to 24 and January 26 to 31. Once again, […]

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December 4, 2013

Sister Cities Park Winterfest Returns To Logan Square With Visits From Santa, Kid-Friendly Activities, Hot Chocolate And More, December 7, 14 And 21

No need to struggle with shopping crowds to capture a festive photo with Santa Claus. Sister Cities Park, the Benjamin Franklin Parkway’s lovely oasis, hosts Santa and his elves on three Saturdays this month, starting this Saturday, December 7. Bring the family to celebrate the season at Sister Cities Park Winterfest as Santa arrives each […]

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