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December 25, 2013

Photo Of The Day: Merry Christmas, Philadelphia!

Merry Christmas, folks! We wish you all the best and brightest for the holiday, no matter where or how you’re celebrating today. If you are still seeking dinner plans for this evening, look to our roundup of Christmas dinners right here. For a festive, non-denominational celebration, check out the National Museum of American Jewish History’s […]

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December 24, 2013

Merry Christmas Eve, Philadelphia: Where To Eat And What To Do Tonight

With the shopping done, wrapping complete and cookies baked, it’s time to start the celebrations in earnest with a merry Christmas Eve. If you’re turning your thoughts to dinner this evening, look no further than our roundup of of Christmas Eve dinners right here. If you’d like to leave the hard work to the pros, […]

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December 13, 2013

Reminder: Experience Morris Arboretum’s Holiday Railroad All Lit Up At Its Friday Night Lights Event, Beginning Tonight, December 13

Beginning tonight, Friday, December 13, Morris Arboretum opens its doors to late-night guests for its Friday Night Lights holiday event, a chance to see the arboretum’s renowned holiday railroad all lit up at nightfall. Friday Night Lights runs from 4 to 7:30 p.m. tonight, next Friday, December 20 and the following week, December 27. Guests […]

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December 12, 2013

The Philly Pops Play Holiday Favorites In The Annual Holiday Pops! Concert Series At The Kimmel Center, Through December 21

Set a festive tone for the holiday season with a quintessential holiday performance from David Charles and the spirited Philly Pops. A cheerful performance for the entire family, Holiday Pops! Christmas Spectacular features a special mix of joyous choirs, merry sing-a-longs, and a special visitor from the North Pole. Once again, Verizon Hall in the […]

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December 11, 2013

Roundup: Top Picks For Christmas Eve And Christmas Day Dinners In The Philadelphia Region For 2013

[This holiday season, let Uwishunu be your merry guide. From brilliant lights and must-see attractions to festive events and jolly good times, check out our daily updates on holiday happenings in Philadelphia right here.] The holiday season is full of gift wrapping, cocktail parties, cookie swaps, tree cutting and nights of home decorating. Save some […]

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December 10, 2013

The Adventure Aquarium Opens Its Doors To Holiday Programming Including Scuba Santa, Festive Shows And More, Through January 1, 2014

Have a holly, jolly Christmas at The Adventure Aquarium’s special holiday programming, running through January 1, 2014. Attend shows, Yuletide parties and more while surrounded by holiday lights, decor and Christmas trees in the aquarium. The aquarium’s well-loved Scuba Santa returns for the season and for his I Believe in Scuba Santa show, a daily […]

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December 9, 2013

Independence Seaport Museum To Present Its Annual Seaport Parade Of Lights On The Delaware River, Saturday, December 14

This weekend, the Delaware River will glow with holiday cheer as the Independence Seaport Museum on the Delaware River Waterfront once again hosts a parade of boats doused in twinkling lights in a show of seasonal spirit on Saturday, December 14. Get a look at the magical holiday display, hear carolers sing, meet and greet […]

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December 6, 2013

Pennsylvania Ballet Presents Its Annual Production Of The Nutcracker December 7-29 And Its Inaugural Nutcracker Market December 7-8

Those seeking visions of sugarplums, take note. The Pennsylvania Ballet’s impeccable rendition of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker returns to the Academy of Music stage for the holiday season December 7 through 29. For two dozen performances this month, our city’s ballet troupe presents the timeless tale of Marie and her Nutcracker Prince set to the […]

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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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December 4, 2013

The NoLibs Holiday Shopping Spree Returns For 2013 This Weekend, Saturday, December 7 And Sunday, December 8

Holiday shoppers in search of unusual, creative and-to-be-coveted gifts this holiday season should report directly to Northern Liberties this weekend for the annual 2013 NoLibs Holiday Shopping Spree, a two-day sales event taking place on Saturday, December 7, from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday, December 8, from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. A progressive sale at more […]

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