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October 20, 2014

East Passyunk Avenue’s Witch Craft Beer Crawl Returns To 13 Bars Throughout The Neighborhood, This Wednesday, October 22

Calling all witches and warlocks! East Passyunk Avenue’s Witch Craft Beer Crawl returns this Wednesday, October 22 to take over 13 bars throughout the bustling neighborhood. At the annual Witch Craft Beer Crawl, a ticket fee of $6.66 gets you a witch hat, $3 craft beer at 13 participating bars and a witch craft stamp […]

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May 28, 2014

East Passyunk Avenue Craft Beer Day And Italian National Day Festival Return To South Philly This Sunday, June 1

The spirit of Philly Beer Week flows through town starting this Friday, May 30, and on Sunday, June 1, South Philly kicks off its Beer Week festivities in earnest with a craft beer bar crawl and blowout block party. Starting at 11 a.m., East Passyunk Avenue welcomes ale aficionados for a full 16-hour day of […]

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May 21, 2014

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Admission At The Art Museum And NMAJH, Opening Day For Singing Fountain Farmers’ Market, Morimoto Taco Collaboration At Sancho Pistola’s And More

It’s the last pay-what-you-wish Wednesday to check out the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s marquee exhibition, Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910, which closes its doors on Monday, May 26. Check out the once in a lifetime exhibition while exploring the museum after-hours and taking part in a variety of themed […]

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May 16, 2014

Makers Dozen, A New Store On East Passyunk Avenue, Promises Handcrafted Goods From Local And International Artists All Year Round

Looking to support local artisans and pick up uncommon goods throughout the year? You’re in luck. Now open on East Passyunk Avenue, Makers Dozen supplies treasure-seekers and supporters of Philadelphia’s maker community with handcrafted items. The part-gallery and part-boutique promises guests a curated collection of exceptional goods. The inventory largely features items from local artisans […]

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May 13, 2014

Our Guide To The Italian Market Festival Hitting 9th Street This Saturday And Sunday, May 17-18, With Food, Drinks, Live Music, Games And More

Who’s hungry for a blockbuster street festival? This Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18, the already-bustling heart of South Philly welcomes more than 70,000 visitors to the neighborhood’s streets for its annual 9th Street Italian Market Festival. South Philadelphia’s Italian Market is the nation’s oldest continuously operating outdoor market, and always filled with lively […]

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May 13, 2014

Now Open: Townsend, A French Bistro And The Latest Restaurant To Pop Up On East Passyunk Avenue

Joining the ranks of East Passyunk’s many renowned restaurants, like Laurel, Noord and Paradiso, Townsend quietly opened its doors earlier this month. Housed in a space that was formerly home to Sophia’s restaurant at 1623 East Passyunk Avenue, the new eatery is located smack dab in the middle of the bustling neighborhood’s restaurant row. Owned […]

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April 1, 2014

East Passyunk Avenue Celebrates Easter With Its Annual Free Easter Egg Hunt And Kid-Friendly Brunch Deals, This Saturday, April 5

This Saturday, April 5, East Passyunk gets into the Easter spirit with its annual Easter Egg Hunt for children up to the age of 10 to enjoy. Beginning at 11 a.m., families are invited to head to the lawn of the South Philadelphia Older Adult Center to decorate bags for egg collection. Following the bag […]

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March 5, 2014

Coming Attraction: This Fall, The East Passyunk Gateway Will Bring A New Public Space For Performances, Bike Share And More To The East Passyunk Neighborhood

To match the East Passyunk neighborhood’s recent growth — new restaurants (from award-winning chefs), unique shops and awesome festivals — the space in front of United Savings Bank at 1945 E. Passyunk Avenue, at the meeting point of East Passyunk Avenue and South Broad Street, is soon to be a multi-purpose space for all to enjoy. […]

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February 26, 2014

Reminder: East Passyunk Restaurant Week Continues With Deals At 24 Restaurants Through Saturday, March 1

In case you haven’t heard, the restaurant scene on East Passyunk Avenue has never been better. The stretch of East Passyunk Avenue between Mifflin and Dickinson streets has long been known for Italian fare, but these days top chefs and of-the-moment restaurants are cooking on the avenue and the street was recently named on Food […]

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February 20, 2014

Our Guide To East Passyunk Restaurant Week, Returning With Deals At 24 Restaurants Throughout The Neighborhood Corridor, February 23-March 1

Have you dined on East Passyunk Avenue’s restaurant row recently? If not, now’s the time to make a reservation and head to South Philly. This Sunday, February 23, East Passyunk Restaurant Week returns for its second year with deals on meals at 24 participating restaurants through Saturday, March 1. Depending on the restaurant, the tab […]

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