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April 4, 2014

Update: Philly Tech Week’s Kick-Off Event Arcade @ The Oval And Tetris On The Cira Centre Moved To Saturday, April 5

Heads up, gamers. Due to the cloudy skies in the forecast for this evening, the Philly Tech Week 2014 kickoff party — Arcade @ The Oval — has been postponed until Saturday, April 5. Originally scheduled to go off tonight, the rainy weather would put a serious damper on Arcade @ The Oval’s centerpiece — [...]

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March 20, 2014

Save The Date: The Philadelphia Science Festival Returns With Nine Days Of More Than 100 Smart Events And 175 Partners, April 25-May 3

Get ready, Philadelphia. It’s nearly time for a ton of awesomely nerdy good times. The 2014 Philadelphia Science Festival (PSF) arrives April 25 through May 3, with more than 100 smart events scheduled at venues throughout the city for a nine-day celebration of science and technology. Organized by the clever people at The Franklin Institute [...]

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March 12, 2014

Save The Date: Philly Tech Week Returns April 4-12 With More Than 100 Events, Including A Massive Game Of Tetris On The Cira Centre

Update: Due to inclement weather, Arcade @ The Oval has been postponed to Saturday, April 5, 7-10:30 p.m. Set your calendar alert, techies. This April, Philadelphia’s ever-developing tech and design community comes out from behind its keyboards April 4-12 for the annual Philly Tech Week, now in its fourth year. A weeklong celebration of local [...]

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March 6, 2014

Opening Alert: Federal Donuts Is Set To Open Its New University City Location On Monday, March 10; Get Excited For Brand New Donut And Fried Chicken Flavors Coming To 3428 Sansom Street

Rejoice, University City (… and everyone for that matter), the Federal Donuts location on the 3400 block of Sansom Street is slated to open its doors at 7 a.m. on Monday, March 10. Open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., or until sell-out, the third Federal Donuts location promises the same [...]

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February 27, 2014

Our Guide To The Best Events, Ticket Deals, New Features And More Of The 2014 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, March 1-9

For 185 years, the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show has captivated visitors from around the globe with stunning displays celebrating the beauty of plants and the art of gardening. An annual Philadelphia marquee event, the Flower Show draws thousands to Center City Philadelphia to take in spectacular horticultural exhibits and take advantage of all the floral [...]

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February 26, 2014

Awesome News Alert: A New Alfresco Beer Garden Is Coming To Independence Mall This Summer

It’s no secret that we here at Uwishunu absolutely love beer gardens, and have for some time. We’re huge proponents of the whole concept of eating and drinking outdoors, and know alfresco options are a key element to Philadelphia’s food and drink scene during the spring, summer and fall. So we were beyond thrilled to [...]

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February 21, 2014

Coming Attraction: The National Constitution Center Debuts Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello, A Look At Plantation Life From Six Slave Families, April 9-October 19

On April 9, the National Constitution Center will unveil its latest marquee exhibition, Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello, a look at the lives of the slaves of Jeffersons’ home. Historically, Thomas Jefferson turned America into a country that promised individual freedom and equality, but the Founding Father personally continued to have slaves at his Monticello plantation [...]

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February 21, 2014

Coming Attraction: Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Officially Announces Plans For A Brand-New Property On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Exiting news, Philadelphia. This week, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants officially announced plans to develop a third Philadelphia hotel, bringing its sophisticated brand to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. In 2016 or 2017, the 247,000-square-foot building that’s long served as home to Pennsylvania’s Family Division of the Court of Common Pleas will transform into a brand-new $85 [...]

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February 20, 2014

Top 10 Reasons We’re Excited For The 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show

Who’s ready for Philadelphia to burst into bloom? The promise of spring feels almost within reach, thanks to the forthcoming 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show presented by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, March 1-9. For 185 years, the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show has captivated visitors from around the globe with stunning [...]

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February 4, 2014

Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Flower Show Returns To The Convention Center With An Inspiring Show Of ARTiculture, March 1-9

Take note, Philadelphia. The Flower Show will soon be in full bloom. The promise of spring feels nearly within reach thanks to the forthcoming annual Philadelphia Flower Show presented by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. From March 1 to 9 we’ll be able to say “spring has sprung” a few weeks before the actual first day [...]

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