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December 12, 2014

Roundup: 14 Places To Have A Picture Taken With Santa Claus In And Around Philadelphia — Where To Visit Santa In Philly

Christmas Village

Forget the North Pole — Santa Claus has arrived in Philadelphia to visit with kids, pose for photos and find out who’s been naughty and who’s been nice. Snapping a photo with Santa is a time-honored holiday tradition, so we’ve rounded up 14 of the best places to see the big man in red before […]

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December 12, 2014

Weekend Picks: Nutcracker Market, Seaport Parade Of Lights, Free Music At RiverRink Winterfest, Franklin Flea, Santa At Frankford Hall, Punk Rock Flea Market, A Longwood Christmas And More

Winterfest

Ready for a holly jolly weekend, Philly? The entire city of Philadelphia is chock-full of holiday cheer this weekend with tons of merry events and festive displays at attractions, bars, restaurants and parks. Winterfest at Penn’s Landing maintains it’s super-cool status by hosting a free concert on Saturday and continuing to roll out food, drinks […]

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December 12, 2014

Santa Claus Comes To Fishtown’s Frankford Hall With Live Music, Sing-Alongs And Free Food For Kids, December 13-14 And 20-21

Santa Claus Comes To Fishtown's Frankford Hall With Live Music, Sing-Alongs And Free Food For Kids, December 13-14 And 20-21

Heads up, Santa Claus is coming to Fishtown! The Jolly Old Elf will pop in to Fishtown’s favorite beer garden, Frankford Hall, from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, December 13-14 and December 20-21. Over the course of the next two weekends, beer garden-goers can snap pictures with Santa and share holiday wishes […]

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October 30, 2014

Tonight Picks, Night-Before-Halloween Edition: Terror Behind The Walls, Ghost Tours And A Cemetery Flashlight Tour, Halloween Parties At Alla Spina, Silk City And Cantina, A Zombie Bar Crawl And More

Tonight Picks, Night-Before-Halloween Edition: Terror Behind The Walls, Ghost Tours And A Cemetery Flashlight Tour, Halloween Parties At Alla Spina, Silk City And Cantina, A Zombie Bar Crawl And More

It’s here, Philly. The weekend-long celebration of All Hallow’s Eve can officially commence. Start your Halloween weekend early with Halloween eve festivities taking place across the city. Zombies take over Northern Liberties at the annual Zombie Bar Crawl. Crawlers are asked to come in their spookiest zombie makeup and apparel and crawl from bar to […]

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October 30, 2014

Frankford Hall Celebrates Movemeber With A Kick Off Party Tonight, October 30, In Addition To Happy Hour Deals And Parties Throughout November

Frankford Hall

Movember — an initiative to raise funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health — arrives at Frankford Hall with beer and food specials, parties, rare brews and plenty of facial hair all throughout November. Tonight, October 30 from 6 to 9:30 p.m., guys and gals are invited out […]

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October 1, 2014

Roundup: The Best Beer Gardens To Visit In Philadelphia This Fall — Where To Go For Alfresco Brews In Autumn

Roundup: The Best Beer Gardens To Visit In Philadelphia This Fall — Where To Go For Alfresco Brews In Autumn

Autumn has officially arrived on the East Coast, and cooler temps are finally hitting Philadelphia. But that doesn’t mean the end of the beer garden season! Instead, seekers of alfresco imbibing just need to know where to look for outdoor places that remain open through October and maybe even add a little extra warmth to […]

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September 19, 2014

Weekend Picks: Giant Oktoberfest Block Parties At Brauhaus Schmitz And Frankford Hall, Fall Fest At Spruce Street Harbor Park, PHS Fall Festival, Pop-Up Greenway Block Party, Center City Restaurant Week, Fringe Festival’s Closing Weekend And More

Brauhaus Schmiz

It’s still officially summer for a few more days, but that is not stopping the autumnal activities from kicking into high gear this weekend with with Oktoberfest celebrations, fall festivals, outdoor art shows and more. On Saturday, both Brauhaus Schmitz and Frankford Hall host their annual Oktoberfest block parties complete with games, food, music and […]

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September 17, 2014

Reminder: Brauhaus Schmitz’s And Frankford Hall’s Oktoberfest Block Parties Take Over The City, This Saturday, September 20

Brauhaus Schmitz

Philadelphia puts on its lederhosen this Saturday, September 20 for a number of blockbuster Oktoberfest events, including Frankford Hall’s Fishtown block party and Brauhaus Schmitz’s South Street celebration. Frankford Hall’s annual block party shuts down Frankford Avenue from Girard Avenue to Shackamaxon Streets and promises numerous beer tents, German eats, games and even food and […]

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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

Midtown Village Fall Festival

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

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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