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April 15, 2014

The Oval Returns! Farm Fest At The Oval Launches Spring At The Pop-Up Park On The Parkway With A Three-Day Festival, April 17-19

Ready for a round of alfresco fun, Philadelphia? The Oval on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway returns this week with a three-day farm-inspired festival at Eakins Oval. Following a hugely successful inaugural season in 2013, the open-air public space brings outdoor entertainment back to the Parkway this spring and summer, transforming an island of asphalt and [...]

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April 11, 2014

Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Displays Vibrant Fashion In Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love And Gerlan Jeans ♥ Patrick Kelly, April 27-November 30

This spring, the fashion runway arrives in the art galleries of the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perelman Building when Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love opens on Sunday, April 27. A sweeping retrospective exhibition of more than 80 garments, numerous accessories, videos and memorabilia, the display catalogs the successful career of the late Patrick Kelly, a [...]

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April 11, 2014

Eastern State Penitentiary Debuts Its Annual Pop-Up Museum, A Limited-Time-Only Look At Historic Prison Artifacts, April 12-22

A rarely seen glimpse of the past makes a fleeting appearance at Eastern State Penitentiary this month, as the historic prison’s Pop-Up Museum returns for its second year. Opening this Saturday, April 12 and running just until April 22, the Pop-Up Museum at Eastern State spotlights nearly 100 artifacts from the site’s well-preserved, but rarely [...]

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April 9, 2014

Roundup: Our Picks For Passover Dinners In And Around Philadelphia

L’Chaim! Prepare the matzo ball soup, Passover begins on Monday, April 14 and continues through Tuesday, April 22. Don’t feel like cooking? No worries, since many restaurants in the area celebrate Passover with classic takes — and modern twists — on the holiday meal. Zahav serves up a sure-to-be-delicious feast with classic items like a [...]

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March 31, 2014

The Fairmount Arts Crawl Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary This Weekend With More Than 50 Artists, Street Vendors And Live Music On Sunday, April 6

A true sign of springtime, the Fairmount Arts Crawl returns this weekend, Sunday, April 6, for an afternoon-long festival celebrating local artists and the Fairmount neighborhood. The first of more than 20 early-spring festivals on tap for the coming weeks, the Arts Crawl highlights talented local artists via pop-up galleries in more than two dozen [...]

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March 18, 2014

Score $1, $3 And $5 Food And Shopping Deals At Dollar Days On The Avenue On West Girard Avenue, This Thursday, March 20

Kick-off the weekend a full day early as West Girard Avenue invites in the crowds for an evening of $1, $3 and $5 food and shopping deals at a number of local businesses — restaurants, record stores, cafes, bottle shops, nail salons and more. Dine, drink and shop on the cheap as Brewerytown plays hosts [...]

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March 14, 2014

Roundup: Best Pizza in Philadelphia — Where To Find The Best Pizza In Neighborhoods Across The City

If there is one dish with practically universal appeal, it must be pizza. There’s something about the cheesy, sauce-laden goodness of a pizza pie that just never seems to get old, even when it’s actually a few days old (c’mon, cold pizza for breakfast is delicious). Fortunately, finding amazing pizza in Philadelphia can be as [...]

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March 12, 2014

Alla Spina Launches Sunday Suds And Grub, A Rotating Weekly Prix-Fixe Family-Style Menu Every Sunday

Sunday suppers are a cherished tradition among many, including restaurant staffers, who often gather for a family-style feast at the end of the weekend. Happily, the Sunday supper tradition is alive and well at Alla Spina, James Beard Award-winning chef Marc Vetri’s Italian bar on North Broad Street. As of this month, diners can take [...]

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March 10, 2014

Contest Alert: Enter To Win The Ultimate Rocky Weekend Sweepstakes

Yo, it’s Rocky! Fans of the Academy Award-winning 1976 film Rocky can take their love to another level this spring with a host of new ways to explore the city where the fictional hero lived, loved and trained. The beloved character of Rocky Balboa has made yet another comeback this month with official debut of [...]

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March 6, 2014

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Flower Show Fun, MakeFest At The Asian Arts Initiative, An Ice Cream Auction And More On Friday, March 7

On the first Friday of every month, art-loving Philadelphians pour into galleries, museums and neighborhood streets for festive art crawls, receptions and artsy nightlife events all across town. This month, the promise of spring — and the ongoing 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show — inspires many an event and art space to break out fresh-feeling exhibitions [...]

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