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April 25, 2014

Head To East Passyunk For Flavors Of The Avenue, Crafty Balboa Craft Fair, Live Music, Happy Hour Specials And More On Saturday, April 26

East Passyunk, one of the city’s hottest restaurant rows, toots its own gastronomic horn during Flavors of the Avenue, an afternoon foodie affair slated for Sunday, April 26. Unfortunately, the in-demand event sells out every year, including this year, but the South Philly neighborhood still welcomes the masses for an afternoon of happy hour deals, […]

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March 28, 2014

Flavors Of The Avenue Returns To East Passyunk With Fine Food From 27 Restaurants, Saturday, April 26; Tickets On Sale Now!

Have you dined on East Passyunk Avenue’s restaurant row recently? The stretch of East Passyunk Avenue between Mifflin and Dickinson streets has long been known for delicious and authentic Italian fare, but these days top chefs and of-the-moment restaurants are cooking on the avenue, and the buzz only continues to grow. On Saturday, April 26, […]

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December 9, 2013

The Fifth Annual Crafty Balboa Holiday Market Hosts More Than 50 Vendors Of Handmade Gifts This Saturday, December 14

The fifth anniversary of the popular Crafty Balboa Holiday Market in South Philly brings handmade gifts, crafts, booths from East Passyunk Avenue shops and even some free items to SS Neumann Goretti High School on Saturday, December 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Check off your Christmas shopping list as you peruse items from […]

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November 27, 2012

Our Guide To Holiday Shopping Events In Philadelphia: Craft Bazaars, Pop-Up Shops And Sidewalk Strolls To Fulfill All Your Holiday Gifting Needs

It’s officially gift-giving holiday heyday, and there’s no time like the present (get it?) to stock up on Philadelphia-made crafts, clothes, food and more for the lucky ones on your list. Luckily, Philadelphia shops, boutiques and neighborhood districts are making holiday shopping easy this year by hosting a slew of craft bazaars, holiday markets, sidewalk […]

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December 2, 2011

Crafty Balboa Returns To The Broad Street Ministry On Saturday, December 17, A Great Chance To Shop Locally For Holiday Gifts

Crafty Balboa, the South Philly-based craft show that prides itself on showcasing unique, high-quality, affordable, handmade goods, is once again hosting its holiday craft show on Saturday, December 17, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Broad Street Ministry. After receiving a record number of applications for the event this year, Crafty Balboa will have an […]

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November 22, 2011

Uwishunu’s Holiday Gift Guide: Our Top Picks For Where To Buy Locally Made Goods, Highlights From Each Place, And Upcoming Neighborhood Gift-Shopping Events

The tree lights are atwinkle, the store windows are bursting with red, green, silver and gold, the ribbon and wrapping paper and cards are calling your name from inside your cabinet. It’s officially gift-giving holiday heyday, and there’s no time like the present to stock up on Philadelphia-made crafts, clothes, food and more for the […]

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December 2, 2010

Crafty Balboa at the Broad Street Ministry This Saturday, December 4 Features the Handiwork of More Than 40 Philadelphia Artists

Crafty Balboa Holiday 2010 takes over the Broad Street Ministry this Saturday, December 4th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The holiday market, now in its second year, vends local handmade work, everything from prints to bath products to clothing to ceramics to toys to — you get the idea. Handmade Philly, a local artist […]

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