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November 13, 2014

Last Chance: First Person Arts Festival, A Celebration Of Spoken Word, Wraps Up Its 13th Annual Festival On Saturday, November 15

The First Person Arts Festival, which puts the spotlight on local storytellers and storytelling, wraps up on Saturday, November 15, but not before treating the city to a final blast of shows, workshops and discussions all about the art of storytelling. Over the next few days, the festival celebrates the spoken word with events like […]

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November 13, 2014

Opening Alert: The Franklin Square Holiday Festival And Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show Kicks Off Today, Thursday, November 13

’Tis the season, Philadelphia, and the holiday lights will shine for the first time this year at Franklin Square tonight, Thursday, November 13. From 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. today, help celebrate the kickoff of the Franklin Square Holiday Festival, a major expansion of the annual holiday happenings at the historic park that includes not only […]

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November 10, 2014

The Newly Expanded Franklin Square Holiday Festival Kicks Off Its Season Thursday, November 13 With A Huge Light Show, Winter Beer Garden, Fire Pits, Live Music, Holiday Shopping And More

Though the days are now shorter, winter nights will be joyfully brighter this holiday season thanks to a brand-new holiday festival at Franklin Square debuting this Thursday, November 13. A major expansion of the annual holiday happenings at the historic park, the Franklin Square Holiday Festival includes not only the traditional on-site events Philadelphians have […]

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November 10, 2014

The Philadelphia Bacon And Beer Festival Returns For Its Second Year On Saturday, December 6; Tickets On Sale Today, November 10 At 10 A.M.

Everything is better with bacon, right? If you agree, we have a festival for you. On Saturday, December 6, the Philadelphia Bacon and Beer Festival returns for its second year of celebrating the new American pairing of bacon and beer with a two-and-a-half-hour feasting frenzy at the cavernous 23rd Street Armory. Tickets for this fest […]

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November 5, 2014

The Art Star Craft Bazaar Pops Up Indoors At 23rd Street Armory With 60 Vendors, Food Trucks And More This Weekend, November 8-9

One of Philly’s finest outdoor craft bazaars takes a turn indoors this weekend, just in time for early holiday shopping. The excellent Art Star Craft Bazaar sets up shop indoors at the cavernous 23rd Street Armory for two full fall market days this Saturday and Sunday, November 7 and 8. From 11 a.m. to 7 […]

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November 5, 2014

Reading Terminal Market’s OysterFest Returns With Oyster And Craft Beer Tastings This Friday, November 7

On Friday, November 7, Reading Terminal Market will be a veritable oyster wonderland during its second annual OysterFest celebration. From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., attendees will have the opportunity to sample a dozen varieties of these tasty mollusks, each paired with a local craft beer. Yup, that’s 12 different kinds of oysters and 12 craft […]

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November 4, 2014

The Philadelphia Improv Festival Brings Major Laughs To The City Of Brotherly Love From Today, November 4 Through Saturday, November 8

All week long, from November 4 through 8, the Philadelphia Improv Festival celebrates the city’s great comedy scene with 45 shows over a five night run at the Figment Theater at the Asian Arts Building. The Philadelphia Improv Festival is presented as part of Philadelphia Comedy Month (November) and promises a wide range of comics […]

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October 31, 2014

A Guide To The 13th Annual First Person Arts Festival, Returning November 4-15 With Storytelling, Panels And A Food Event With Chefs Marcus Samuelsson And Jennifer Carroll

Now in its 13th year, the First Person Arts Festival continues its unique celebration of documenting real life through storytelling. Internationally renowned artists join everyday people from both Philadelphia and across the country to take part in the annual event, sharing their tall tales and personal experiences on stages around town from November 4 to […]

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October 29, 2014

Liberty Lands Park In Northern Liberties Hosts A Neighborhood Halloween And Fall Festival This Sunday, November 2

The Halloween spirit keeps on keepin’ on all weekend long with tons of neighborhood festivals, eerie tours and ghoulish celebrations throughout Philadelphia. For those looking to continue the Halloween celebrations all the way through Sunday, head to Northern Liberties’ Liberty Lands Park for a community-driven festival on Sunday, November 2 from 1 to 5 p.m. […]

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October 29, 2014

Chaddsford Winery Hosts Food Trucks And Serves Mulled Wine During Fire And Spice Weekends, Every Saturday And Sunday In November

The air may be getting cooler, but the scene at Chaddsford Winery in Delaware County is just heating up. Every Saturday and Sunday in November, the winery will host Fire and Spice Weekends. From noon until 7 p.m., visitors can enjoy fire pits, special tastings, hot mulled wine, and fresh fare from some of the […]

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