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October 27, 2014

Your Complete Guide To Halloween Weekend In Philadelphia 2014: A Day-By-Day Breakdown Of The Best Parties, Concerts, Trick-Or-Treating, Haunted Activities And More

Halloween

Halloween weekend is shaping up to be pretty epic this year, thanks to Halloween falling on a Friday. That means there are going to be three-plus days of Halloweens festivities blanketing the city. Here’s how the weekend sets up: Thursday, October 30 is Mischief Night; Friday, October 31 is Halloween; and Saturday, November 1 is […]

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October 24, 2014

A Guide To Day Of The Dead Celebrations In Philadelphia: Festivals And Special Events At Museums, Restaurants, Bars And Beyond

A Guide To Day Of The Dead Celebrations In Philadelphia: Festivals And Special Events At Museums, Restaurants, Bars And Beyond

Gear up for a fiesta, Philadelphia! Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, arrives in Philadelphia with a slew of festive happenings. Officially, Day of the Dead begins on Thursday, October 31 with All Hallows’ Eve and runs through Sunday, November 2 when it ends with All Souls’ Day, but lucky for us, […]

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July 14, 2014

Reminder: University City Dining Days Return With Three-Course Dinner Deals At More Than 20 Restaurants, July 17-27

Reminder: University City Dining Days Return With Three-Course Dinner Deals At More Than 20 Restaurants, July 17-27

Get ready to feast, Philadelphia. University City Dining Days return for its 10th-year of seriously delicious eats. From July 17 through 27, more than two dozen University City restaurants open their door to deal-seekers and serve up three-course meals. Depending on the restaurant, meals ring in at $15, $25 or $35 price points. Visit chef […]

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June 11, 2014

Roundup: Where To Watch The World Cup In Philadelphia With Kickoff Events, Viewing Parties, Bar Specials And More, June 12-July 13

Roundup: Where To Watch The World Cup In Philadelphia With Kickoff Events, Viewing Parties, Bar Specials And More, June 12-July 13

The City of Brotherly Love celebrates the FIFA World Cup with tons of alfresco events, viewing parties, drink specials and more, June 12-July 13. This post has been updated, but — click here — for our most recent World Cup roundup. The 2014 FIFA World Cup fills stadiums across Brazil from June 12 to July […]

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June 9, 2014

Roundup: Our Picks For Father’s Day Dinner, Brunch And Events In And Around Philadelphia

Roundup: Our Picks For Father's Day Dinner, Brunch And Events In And Around Philadelphia

It’s time to show pop some love. Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 15, and to celebrate dear ol’ dad, a slew of Philadelphia restaurants, bars and attractions host Father’s Day celebrations all weekend long. From free steak dinners and free beer for Dad, to an outdoor extravaganza on Independence Mall, making every father in […]

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May 5, 2014

Roundup: Our Picks For Cinco De Mayo Celebrations At Bars And Restaurants In Philadelphia

Roundup: Our Picks For Cinco De Mayo Celebrations At Bars And Restaurants In Philadelphia

It’s time for a fiesta, Philadelphia! Today, the city celebrates Cinco de Mayo (May 5) with a variety of food and drink specials (margaritas! tacos!) at restaurants all around town. The holiday honors Mexican heritage with high-spirited fiestas, authentic food and drinks, music and more. Today’s sunny skies and mild temperatures are ideal for after-work […]

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February 21, 2014

Raise A Glass To National Margarita Day At Distrito With Margarita And Food Specials This Saturday, February 22

Raise A Glass To National Margarita Day At Distrito With Margarita And Food Specials This Saturday, February 22

Who’s ready for a taste of summer? This Saturday, February 22, celebrate an essential drink of summer — the margarita — during National Margarita Day at Distrito, chef Jose Garces’ modern Mexican restaurant and bar in University City. Satisfy your urge for a tart beverage, and head out to Distrito for an evening full of […]

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January 6, 2014

Chef Talk: Philadelphia’s Iron Chef Jose Garces Dishes On Favorite Restaurants, Best Markets, Secret Finds And More

Chef Talk: Philadelphia's Iron Chef Jose Garces Dishes On Favorite Restaurants, Best Markets, Secret Finds And More

[Philadelphia’s charms as an eating town are increasingly well known, but it’s also a city that harbors a fair number of hidden delights. Visit Philly asked five local food luminaries to share where they like to go on their off-hours, what they snack on late at night, their favorite low-cost meals and why they love […]

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October 30, 2013

Roundup: Day Of The Dead Celebrations At Bars, Restaurants And Museums In Philadelphia

Roundup: Day Of The Dead Celebrations At Bars, Restaurants And Museums In Philadelphia

Celebrate Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, this week and weekend at any one of a number of museums, bars and restaurants hosting themed events to spread the spirit. Indulge in traditional meals (did we see brain on the menu?), create masterpieces at craft workshops, enjoy drink specials at numerous bars and […]

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September 12, 2013

Tonight Picks: Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll, Free Movie Screening At Paine’s Park, 5th Anniversary Celebration At Distrito And More

Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll

After a summer full of festivals, bar events, exhibits and shows, it’s no wonder our wallets are feeling a little lighter. Well this evening, you’re in luck, the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll returns to West Philly and is chock-full of deals ringing in at just a dollar a piece. That’s right, four quarters can get […]

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