May 27, 2014
The top rugby teams from across the country battle it out for the number one spot this weekend at PPL Park. This weekend, May 31 and June 1, a group of 20 college rugby teams will play in the Collegiate Rugby Championships at PPL Park, which hosts the two-day game for the fourth year in […]Read more»
October 24, 2013
Good news, soccer fans. PPL Park, Chester’s very own soccer stadium and home to the Philadelphia Union, is offering a too-good-to-miss deal to several big time soccer matches and tournaments this fall. The College Soccer Mega Ticket gets fans into some of the biggest games to grace the stadium this fall — the Army-Navy Cup […]Read more»
September 19, 2013
Fans of everything from fitness classes to antique cars won’t want to miss the 9th annual Riverfront Ramble, which returns to the Chester Waterfront this Saturday, September 21. More than 12,000 people are expected at what promises to be a day of non-stop amusement and excitement. From Tinicum to Marcus Hook, the riverfront will fill […]Read more»
May 30, 2013
The top rugby teams from across the country battle it out for the number one spot this weekend at PPL Park. The annual Collegiate Rugby Championships return for 2013 and welcome some of our home teams (Temple, UPenn, St. Joe’s and Villanova), along with teams from across the country. In total, 20 teams compete in […]Read more»
May 13, 2013
There’s no Philly sports experience quite like attending a Philadelphia Union game at PPL Park — and spring is the perfect time to catch the team in action. Sitting on the banks of the Delaware River while watching professional soccer alongside thousands of raucous Union supporters is a must-do for any sports fan. This Wednesday, […]Read more»
September 19, 2012
Now this is what we call a fall festival: the Chester Riverfront Ramble returns to the Chester waterfront this Saturday, September 22 for ten hours of non-stop live music, delicious food, family entertainment, crafts and explosive fireworks to cap it all off. The Riverfront Ramble, newly renamed “A Day of Unity,” is now in its eighth […]Read more»
August 9, 2012
Longwood Gardens is offering two fantastic new ways to see Bruce Munro’s illuminating installation, Light, with “Light Nights.” The unique garden experience that Munro has created, reminiscent of flowers, glowing towers and cascading raindrops, offers guests the rare opportunity to explore Longwood Gardens after hours. Read more about the exhibition here. In conjunction with it, […]Read more»
August 6, 2012
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 […]Read more»
See inside the gorgeous, scenic PPL Park in Chester and catch Chris and his teammates in action.
You can see them in person at the next Union home game on this Saturday, June 16 at 7 p.m. at PPL Park, where they’ll be playing at home for the first time under new head coach/manager John Hackworth. Good luck Union! DOOP!
PPL Park, home of the Philadelphia Union
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Check out the video above to meet Chris Albright, a defender on the Philadelphia Union soccer team, and learn what he wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia. See inside the gorgeous, scenic PPL Park in Chester and catch Chris and his teammates in action. You can see them in person at the next Union […]Read more»
Today’s Philly 101 video, featuring Aimee Theriault of Longwood Gardens, is super timely for two reasons: Aimee’s answer is very Philly Beer Week-appropriate, and tomorrow is the preview kick-off of one of Longwood Gardens’ most exciting exhibitions in recent memory.
In the meantime, check out the video to meet Aimee, get a glimpse of the magnificence of Longwood Gardens, especially during the spring and summertime, and learn what she wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia, and why.
Light Installations by Bruce Munro at Longwood Gardens
When: June 9-September 29, 2012
Where: 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square
Cost: Tickets start at $11
More info: www.longwoodgardens.org
1210 Frankford Avenue
Today’s Philly 101 video, featuring Aimee Theriault of Longwood Gardens, is super timely for two reasons: Aimee’s answer is very Philly Beer Week-appropriate, and tomorrow is the preview kick-off of one of Longwood Gardens’ most exciting exhibitions in recent memory. It’s called Light Installations by Bruce Munro, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss […]Read more»