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July 25, 2014

University City District’s 40th Street Summer Series Continues With Raphael Xavier And Bobby Zankel & The Warriors Plus The Avalon String Band, Saturday, July 26

Few things make a better pairing than summer and live music. While some of this summer’s concerts require purchasing a ticket purchase and planning ahead, many are free and open to the public, making for the perfect option for last-minute diversions. On the west side of the Schuylkill River, University City District ups the cool […]

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July 24, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Concert At Spruce Street Harbor Park, Free Movie Screenings Across The City, University City Dining Days, Pairings On The Parkway And More

Gear up for the weekend at a ton of outdoor (and indoor) happenings all over the city. Thursday nights mean free movie screenings all around the city — Ride Along at Penn’s Landing, Zoolander at the Schuylkill Banks and Jingle Bell Rocks! at Clark Park. Tonight, a special event arrives at Spruce Street Harbor Park, […]

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July 24, 2014

Shakespeare In Clark Park Returns With A Huge Production Of Henry IV Featuring A 100-Person Battle Scene And More, July 30-August 3

Alfresco iambic pentameter, anyone? Now in its ninth season, Shakespeare in Clark Park revisits the West Philadelphia green space for another summer of free outdoor theatrical performances. Opening on Wednesday, July 30 and playing nightly at 7 p.m. through Sunday, August 3, the talented team behind Shakespeare in Clark Park presents its rendition of the […]

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July 23, 2014

Head To Canal View Park In Manayunk For Free Outdoor Zumba Classes, Thursday Nights At 5:30 P.M.

Get your workout on for free as Sweat Fitness brings free outdoor Zumba classes to Manayunk on Thursday evenings. Led by a trainer from SWEAT Fitness, the classes promise guests an exhilarating workout in addition to tunes spun by an on-site DJ — so you can work on your fitness and get down to chart-topping […]

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July 23, 2014

Historic Franklin Square Park Celebrates National Carousel Day With Two-For-One Tickets To Ride Center City’s Only Carousel, Friday, July 25

Historic Philadelphia’s family-friendly favorite Franklin Square makes an ideal spot for families, history buffs and lovers of milkshakes all summer long. Weather permitting, one and all are invited to come out to one of the city’s top play places and enjoy its awesome attractions daily through the fall. As long as unseasonal weather doesn’t cause […]

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July 23, 2014

Philadelphia Dance Day Brings Free Dance Workshops Of All Sort To Studios Across The City, This Saturday, July 26

Put on your dancing shoes, Philadelphia! This Saturday, July 26, dancers of all levels and styles are invited to come together for Philadelphia Dance Day, a full day of free dance workshops at studios throughout the city. Participating dance studios include Major Moment Studio in Graduate Hospital, Art in Motion Dance Academy in Old City […]

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July 21, 2014

Spruce Street Harbor Park Hosts A Free Pop-Up Concert With Purling Hiss & Chris Forsyth And The Solar Motel Band This Thursday, July 24

This summer, Spruce Street Harbor Park on the the Delaware River Waterfront has made an absolutely amazing addition to Philadelphia’s alfresco scene. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Spruce Street Harbor Park has transformed an urban riverside into a lush oasis right at Spruce Street and Columbus Boulevard. For those who haven’t yet […]

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July 16, 2014

Innovation In The Park Brings Cool Science And Technology Talks To Liberty Lands Park This Thursday, July 17

Philadelphia’s ever-developing tech scene can claim some awesomely brainy people, places and spaces. This Thursday, July 17, some of the city’s brightest minds take their science and technology specialties out of the labs and beyond the keyboards for the first Innovation in the Park event, presented by AT&T. Kicking off at 3:30 p.m., hosts Technical.ly Philly, N3rd Street […]

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July 16, 2014

Grays Ferry Crescent Hosts Free Outdoor Movie Screenings All Summer Long, Beginning This Thursday, July 17

Grays Ferry Crescent, located at the Schuylkill Banks by Wharton Street, opens up to movie-goers for its first outdoor movie night of the season which falls on this Thursday, July 17. Tomorrow night, enjoy a free alfresco screening of Back to the Future which is set to begin at dusk, which is roughly 8:15 p.m. […]

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July 11, 2014

The Trolley Car Diner In Mt. Airy Continues To Host Outdoor Movie Screenings On Saturday Nights, Through August 16

Every Saturday night through August 16, Trolley Car Diner hosts outdoor movie screenings for all to enjoy. (Photo by Guest Instagrammer @inflight215)   In the outdoor summer movie spirit, the Trolley Car Diner joins the warm weather fun with outdoor movie screenings on Saturday evenings through August 16. As part of the Moonlight Movie screenings […]

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