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November 18, 2013

Stock Up On Fresh Produce At Greensgrow Farms’ Thanksgiving Market Days, November 26-27

It’s time to think about stocking up on all of your produce needs for Thanksgiving cooking and baking. Next week, Greensgrow Farms hosts Thanksgiving Market Days from 2 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 26 and Wednesday, November 27 at its Fishtown/Kensington urban farm space. Whether you’re shopping for ingredients for sweet potato pie or […]

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October 28, 2013

Food Day At Reading Terminal Market Brings Local Farmers, Nutritionists And Food Demos To The Spotlight, This Thursday, October 31

No need to pack a lunch this Thursday, October 31. Slow Food Philly and Les Dames d’Escoffier Philadelphia are teaming up to present a day of farm fresh knowledge and demos in celebration of Food Day, a nationwide month-long initiative, at Reading Terminal Market. Help celebrate nutritional, affordable and tasty fare in the name of […]

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October 2, 2013

Meadowbrook Farms Celebrates Autumn With Demonstrations, Food, A 200-Pound Pumpkin And More, Saturday, October 5

The produce, plants and flowers of fall are the name of the game this weekend at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Meadowbrook Farm’s Fall Open House. The countryside haven for everything farm-fresh and local provides guests with an array of activities, plant-centric demonstrations, shopping, autumnal treats and tips on creating the best fall planters. From 10 […]

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September 3, 2013

Greensgrow Farms Hosts Hands-On Workshops Taught By Local Food Bloggers This Fall, September 14 And 21

Greensgrow Farms, Philadelphia’s innovative urban farming nonprofit organization, invites its loyal patrons and curious home cooks to get hands-on this month with a pair of workshops. The urban farm’s community kitchen welcomes two local food bloggers for two DIY afternoons of instruction in September. On Saturday, September 14, from noon to 2 p.m., learn the […]

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February 19, 2013

Brewer’s Plate 2013 Set To Return To The National Constitution Center, Sunday, March 10

Ladies and gentlemen, prep your stomachs. Fair Food is presenting their annual Brewer’s Plate event featuring food and brews from some of the area’s favorites. The hugely popular event (that sells out each year) is on Sunday, March 10 and is being held at the National Constitution Center. The event is in its 9th year […]

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October 10, 2012

Halloween In Philadelphia 2012: Frightening Festivals, Terrifying Tours, Horrifying Haunted Houses And More

There’s no better place than Philadelphia if you’re in search of some of the most eccentric and authentic Halloween celebrations on offer anywhere. One of the oldest cities in the country doesn’t hold back on frightening encounters — this is considered one of the most haunted regions of North America. But whether you’re looking for […]

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April 3, 2012

Greensgrow To Host Its 4th Annual Whole Hog Fundraiser, Friday, April 13 At Philadelphia Brewing Company: Local Food, Craft Beer And Live Music

Looking for an excuse to pig out on hearty dishes from an eclectic mix of some of the city’s most savory restaurants while supporting a good cause? We’ve got you covered. Greensgrow Farms, named 2011 Best City Nursery by Philadelphia Magazine, celebrates their 4th annual Whole Hog head-to-tail event, a gluttonous feast that supports the […]

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March 21, 2012

Coming Attraction: The Very Cool “Outstanding In The Field” Farm Dinner Series Headed To Bucks County This Fall; Tickets Now On Sale

The “roving culinary adventure” called Outstanding in the Field, made hugely popular in California and then New York, is headed to the Philadelphia area this fall, on Sunday, September 23. The event began in 1999, with the mission to re-connect diners to the origins of their food, while honoring the local food artisans who cultivate […]

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October 13, 2011

Roundup: Halloween Festivities In And Around Philadelphia; Terrifying Tours, Haunted Houses, Frightening Festivals And More

Haunted houses, hayrides and holiday hoopla, oh my! It’s almost time for Halloween in one of the most haunted regions in the country. Attractions around the city are hosting spooktacular Halloween celebrations, both leading up to the event, on the actual night and afterwards. There’s something for everyone, from candy-hungry kids to thrill-seeking adventurists to […]

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September 19, 2011

Di Bruno Bros. Teams Up With Stoudt’s Brewery And 7th Heaven Farm To Host A Tasting Event, Tuesday, September 20

Chef Rob Sidor of Di Bruno Bros. is joining forces with Stoudt’s Brewing Company and local livestock farm 7th Heaven Farm to host a tasting event honoring the goat, from nose to tail. “The Brewer, The Farmer, The Chef & The Goat” dinner will take place tomorrow night, September 20, from 6-8 p.m. There will […]

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