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September 10, 2014

Roundup: Oktoberfests in Philadelphia 2014 — Where To Celebrate Oktoberfest In Philly At Festivals, Block Parties, Beer Gardens And More

The Summer of the Beer Garden was epic – so it’s comforting that, as it winds down, it leads us right into Oktoberfest season, during which Philadelphia’s beer gardens can shine just as bright. And that time is upon us – it is officially Oktoberfest season in Philadelphia. Which means, over the next five-plus weeks, […]

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September 8, 2014

Save The Date: Frankford Hall Brings An Oktoberfest Block Party To Fishtown With Multiple Beer Tents, Live Music And More, Saturday, September 20

Give an official farewell to summer on Saturday, September 20 at one of Philadelphia’s biggest annual Oktoberfest celebrations, the Frankford Hall Oktoberfest. Frankford Hall’s Oktoberfest block party, a beer-filled fete on Frankford Avenue from Girard Avenue to Shackamaxon Street, sets up shop all day long with an array of Bavarian celebrations. First and foremost, festivalgoers […]

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September 5, 2014

Our Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With The Fringe Festival Kickoff, A Frankford Avenue Bash, French Cabaret At The Barnes And More, Friday, September 5

It’s time to celebrate the weekend, arts and urban nightlife as another First Friday arrives in neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. As the city swings in to high gear for the busy fall season, First Friday ramps up its offerings, too. Launch the weekend with art-centric, diva-boasting or free-to-see events all over town, from the 2014 Fringe […]

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August 21, 2014

Tonight Picks: Go Taney Dragons(!), Free Concert At Spruce Street Harbor Park, Outdoor Movie Screenings, Pop-Up Alfreso Dinner Parties Across Philadelphia And More

So many summer night in Philadelphia brim with hot happenings. And tonight is definitely one of those nights. First up: your beloved Taney Dragons. Last night’s game broke ESPN ratings records. Everyone in Philadelphia watched. And while Taney lost, they’re still alive. They have a do or die game tonight at 7:30 p.m. against Chicago. […]

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August 18, 2014

Cooking Up Couture Puts The Spotlight On Food And Fashion For An Event Benefiting Philabundance, Friday, August 22

Food and fashion come together for the first-ever Cooking Up Couture event, a benefit for Philabundance and the Philabundance Community Kitchen, local organizations that aim to end hunger in the Delaware Valley. Hosted by entrepreneur Jen Groover, year one of this event will take place at the Skybox Event Center at Front and Palmer streets […]

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August 11, 2014

Greensgrow Farms Hosts A Shrimp Boil Fundraiser Saturday, August 16, Featuring Seafood, Southern Sides, Beer, Music And More

Ready for a good ol’ fashioned Southern shrimp boil? Head to Greensgrow Farms for shrimp, beer, music and more Saturday, August 16, as the favorite urban farm and food producer hosts a party to raise funds for its Community Kitchen. The Community Kitchen is a demonstration kitchen and a business incubator for a number of […]

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August 8, 2014

Join Artist Shepard Fairey And The Mural Arts Program To Dedicate The Brand-New Fishtown Mural Lotus Diamond Today, Friday, August 8, 1 P.M.

With an astonishing array of more than 3,000 murals on display throughout Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love is often referred to as the “City of Murals,” thanks to the efforts of the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. Born in 1984 as the Anti-Graffiti Network to provide constructive projects for young artists, the Mural […]

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August 6, 2014

Tonight Picks: Restaurant Week In Fishtown, Northern Liberties And Penn’s Landing, Center City Sips, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday, Summer Concert At The Penn Museum And More

Wednesday nights kick off the week’s programming at The Oval, the popular pop-up park on the Parkway. Tonight, enjoy the beer garden, a bocce league, Tai Chi class and more. Tonight, take advantage of super summer deals all around town. Restaurant Week deals fill more than a dozen restaurants in Northern Liberties, Fishtown and Penn’s […]

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August 4, 2014

New Restaurant Alert: Girard BYOB Brasserie And Bruncherie In Fishtown Will Be The First Reservation-Only And No-Tip Restaurant In The Area

Fishtown will soon welcome a new restaurant and an entirely new restaurant concept when Girard brasserie and bruncherie opens its doors next month. The duo behind the avenue’s latest restaurant — chef Brian Oliveira and Cristian Mora — are familiar with the Philly restaurant scene; the pair met while working at Parc in Rittenhouse Square. […]

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August 1, 2014

Reminder: The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series Heads To Frankford Hall Today For First Friday In Fishtown With $4 Yards Philly Pale Ale, $3 Sausages, $2 Bavarian Pretzels And More

Start the weekend right, Philadelphia. Raise a brew to summer with the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series! Continuing this Friday, August 1, the roving happy hour series kicks off the first weekend of the month with a return to the ever-hopping Frankford Hall in Fishtown. Running all summer long, the series pops up at one […]

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