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April 28, 2014

Shop Trees, Flowers, Shrubs, Plants And More At Tyler Arboretum’s Spring Plant Sale On Friday, May 2 And Saturday, May 3

Greet the warmer months with a budding garden as Tyler Arboretum hosts its annual plant sale this weekend, May 2 and 3. Tyler Arboretum members get first dibs on the plants as the sale opens up to members a full day early on Friday, May 2 form 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Members also receive […]

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April 25, 2014

University City District’s Pop-Up Parklets Return For 2014, Turning Parking Spots Into Five Activated Public Spaces

When it comes to public space, Philadelphia delivers. From the city’s famous squares and parks to temporary spaces like the coming-soon Spruce Street Harbor Park, there are plenty of places to rest and enjoy the cityscape. But how about a park no bigger than a couple parking spaces? In 2011, University City District (UCD) introduced […]

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February 14, 2014

Reminder: A Winter Edition Of PHS’ Pop-Up Garden Opens Today With Yards Brews, Warming Tents And Free Flower Show Tickets For The First 50 Visitors

Who’s ready for a pop of spring-worthy color? We’re pretty sure everyone in Philadelphia is tired of snow, sleet, rain and generally dreary weather. In anticipation of the 185th PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s pop-up beer garden on the Avenue of the Arts is back this weekend. Set to open today at […]

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February 11, 2014

The PHS Pop-Up Beer Garden Returns To The Avenue Of The Arts For A Weekend-Long Winter Edition With Yards Brews And Warming Tents, February 14-16

Awesome news alert, Philadelphia. The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s pop-up beer garden on the Avenue of the Arts is back. For one weekend only this winter, the PHS Pop-Up Beer Garden returns to fill the vacant lot on South Broad Street with twinkling lights, flowing brews and merry visitors. If you missed the pop-up garden during […]

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November 6, 2013

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Pops Up With Its Annual Holiday Shop In Chestnut Hill, Opening Friday, November 8

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, the folks behind this past summer’s uber-popular pop-up beer garden on the Avenue of the Arts and the annual Philadelphia Flower Show each March, produces yet another crowd-pleasing attraction this month with the launch of its annual PHS Holiday Pop Up Store in Chestnut Hill. Opening this Friday, November 8, the […]

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October 10, 2013

Last Chance! The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Garden On The Avenue Of The Arts Closes Tomorrow, Friday, October 11

We hate to be the bearer of sad news, folks, but Friday, October 11 is the final day for this year’s PHS Pop-Up Garden. The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s verdant beer garden on the Avenue of the Arts has been a seriously excellent alfresco destination, and we are truly sorry to see it dismantled (say it […]

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September 17, 2013

The PHS Fall Garden Festival Brings An Array Of Garden-Centric Fun To The Navy Yard, This Saturday, September 21

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society kicks off fall with its annual Fall Garden Festival at the Navy Yard on Saturday, September 21. From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., the grounds of the Navy Yard welcome rookie gardeners, seasoned gardeners and garden-enthusiasts for a full day of plant-centric festivities. Plus, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., PHS […]

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August 6, 2013

Reminder: Quizzo Night Comes To The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Garden On The Avenue Of The Arts Tonight, August 6

This year’s PHS Pop-Up Garden on the Avenue of the Arts is a seriously excellent summertime destination. More popular than ever, this third annual installation of PHS’ Pop-Up Garden initiative blooms in a once-vacant lot on South Broad Street just across from the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of the University […]

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July 16, 2013

Quizzo Night Comes To The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Garden On The Avenue Of The Arts, Tuesday, July 23

This year’s PHS Pop-Up Garden on the Avenue of the Arts is a seriously excellent summertime destination. We think the addition of the pop-up beer garden within the pop-up garden was totally inspired, and we’re not alone — the rave reviews keep coming in. More popular than ever, this third annual installation of PHS’ Pop-Up […]

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June 10, 2013

Brush Off Your Best Headpiece For The Mad Hatter Garden Party At The Philadelphia History Museum At The Atwater Kent, Thursday, June 13

Update: Due to inclement weather, this event has been postponed until Thursday, June 20. Don’t be late for this very important date! From 6 to 9 p.m. this Thursday, June 13, the Philadelphia History Museum at The Atwater Kent invites guests to don their most elaborate hats and Cheshire Cat-sized smiles for Cocktails in the […]

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