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October 4, 2012

OutFest 2012 Lands In The Gayborhood This Sunday, October 7: Bar Crawl, Live Music, Flea Market, Dance Party, Sports Zone, Games And Much More

Every fall, Philadelphia celebrates National Coming Out Day with OutFest, a huge block party in the heart of the Gayborhood, featuring drag shows, games, bar crawls, live music and shopping. Philadelphia was one of the first cities to organize around National Coming Out Day on a large scale by creating a block party to showcase […]

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October 3, 2012

Our Guide To The 2012 Midtown Village Fall Festival, Returning To 13th Street This Saturday, October 6: Food, Beer Garden, Presidential Dunk Tank, Sidewalk Sales, Crafts And More

One of our all-time favorite street festivals of the entire year is back this weekend. The 2012 Midtown Village Fall Festival takes over six blocks of 13th Street for eight hours of food and fun this Saturday, October 6. This annual fest, returning for its seventh year, is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of […]

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September 24, 2012

Bar AIDS Returns To Philadelphia This Thursday, September 27 With More Than A Dozen Bars And Coffehouses Participating

More than a dozen bars, lounges and coffee houses across Philadelphia will once again donate a percentage of their day’s proceeds to help fund four local HIV/AIDS service organizations during the third annual Bar AIDS this Thursday, September 27. Bar AIDS is part of a national movement that began in Chicago seven years ago and […]

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August 13, 2012

Lolita In Midtown Village To Host Taco Tuesday Tomorrow, August 14

Whether it’s happy hour, lunch or dinner, Philadelphia is loaded with a variety of options to enjoy helpings of Mahi Mahi, chicken and black bean Taco Tuesday dealage every week. Adding to the mix is Marcie Turney’s BYOT joint, Lolita, rolling out a one-night, cash-only taco menu this Tuesday, August 14. A seat at the […]

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August 6, 2012

Midtown Village To Host A Summer Sidewalk Sale This Friday, August 10

The shops of Midtown Village are teaming up to host a Summer Sidewalk Sale this Friday, August 10. For eight hours, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m., some of your favorite local boutiques will be rolling out onto the sidewalks to vend summer-perfect goodies. Scarlet Fiorella, Duross & Langel, Paper on Pine, Open House and Verde will […]

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July 19, 2012

Now Open: Opa’s Brand New Drury Street Beer Garden In Midtown Village; Take A Look At The Food And Drink Menus

Opa’s addition of their backyard Drury Beer Garden in Midtown Village is in full swing for the summer. Open Monday-Saturday at 5 p.m. until last call, the outdoor city space which has its own entrance on Drury Street offers a playful, nostalgic environment providing ping pong, picnic tables, colorful seating and a vintage dresser from […]

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July 12, 2012

MindSpot To Offer Short, Innovative Summer Courses At The Plastic Club In Midtown Village

Even though Pink Floyd tells us that “we don’t need no education,” we might have to disagree. MindSpot, a new organization devoted to continuing adult arts education in Philadelphia, has launched a new program of short courses and workshops at The Plastic Club in Center City. Classes and workshops cover a wide range of topics […]

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June 21, 2012

Enjoy Three-Course Dinner And A Show For Just $75 Thanks To A New Package At The Wilma Theater And The Newly-Reopened Fish Restaurant

Here’s a nifty little date-night package. Fish Restaurant (just opened its doors again) and the nearby Wilma Theater are joining forces to bring you “dinner and a show” from now until July 1. Dine under the stars in Fish’s new courtyard while enjoying the new small plates menu (or grab a drink on Wednesdays during […]

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June 7, 2012

2012 LGBT PrideDay Parade And Festival Hits Philadelphia June 10

The 23rd annual Pride Day LGBT Parade and Festival takes place during International Gay and Lesbian Pride Month and features live music, DJs, food, drinks and a festive parade that runs from the gayborhood to Penn’s Landing. It all goes down this Sunday, June 10, and the theme is “Pride Links Us Together.” The Parade […]

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May 30, 2012

Valanni To Host Philadelphia’s First “Gay Beer Week,” June 1-9

Starting this Friday, June 1, coinciding with the kick-off of the official Philly Beer Week, Valanni is holding Philadelphia’s first “Gay Beer Week.” Every day from June 1-9, enjoy a variety of GLBT-friendly activities and specials including a party on Friday, June 8, when they’ll serve a local beer from each state across the nation that supports gay marriage. Other events include a Rainbow Brunch on Saturday, June 9 and an “Everybody Gets Lei-ed” tap takeover by Kona Brewing later that night to conclude the week. Details here. [Valanni]