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October 16, 2014

Tonight Picks: The Philadelphia Film Festival Kicks Off, Terror Behind The Walls, Last Call For The PHS Pop-Up Garden, DesignPhiladelphia, Third Thursdee At Pizza Brain And More

We’re just a little more than a week away from Halloween, but there’s already plenty of fun brewing in Philadelphia. Tonight, the Philadelphia Film Festival starts its 10-day run of bringing the best in new cinema to Philadelphia theaters. The festival starts with an opening-night screening of Birdman, an already-lauded film starring a cast of […]

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October 14, 2014

Last Call: The PHS Pop-Up Garden Closes Its Doors For The Season This Sunday, October 19

Grab some friends and head out for an alfresco beer! It’s last call for the PHS Pop-Up Garden on South Street. The popular beer garden closes its doors on Sunday, October 19, but not before hosting a variety of alfresco fun in addition to serving up plenty of outdoor food and drinks. Tonight, October 14, […]

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October 9, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Movie Screenings At Dilworth Park And PHS Pop-Up Garden, Glow In The Park, Manayunk Restaurant Week, DesignPhiladelphia Events And More

Start your weekend a night early at any number of the fun-filled events on tap for this evening. Tonight, the favorite alfresco pastime continues as Dilworth Park and the PHS Pop-Up Garden host free outdoor movie screenings. Head to Dilworth Park for a screening of Kinky Boots, and the PHS Pop-Up Garden for a screening […]

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October 8, 2014

Bloktoberfest Takes Over South Street In Graduate Hospital This Saturday, October 11, With Four Blocks And Eight Hours Of Craft Brews, Food Trucks, Live Tunes And Much More

Ready for another weekend of fall festivalgoing? Good, because Bloktoberfest is back! The four-block, eight-hour blockbuster street festival returns to South Street this Saturday, October 11. The Graduate Hospital neighborhood’s sixth annual Bloktoberfest hits South Street from Broad Street west to 18th Street with massive amounts of beer, food, music and merrymaking all day long. […]

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October 2, 2014

Game Changer: The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk Officially Opens To The Public Today, October 2 (!!) And It’s Spectacular

Today’s the day, Philadelphia. The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk officially opens for business at noon today. The latest addition to the Schuylkill River watefront, the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk opens today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Mayor Nutter. The boardwalk is an awesome over-the-water trail that extends the Schuylkill River Trail from Locust Street to the […]

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September 22, 2014

Opening Alert: The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk, The Awesome Over-The-Water Extension Of The Schuylkill River Trail, To Officially Open On Thursday, October 2

An opening date for the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk has been set for Thursday, October 2, and we can’t wait. This is a development project we first told you about three years ago, and we’re even more excited about it now than we were then. The boardwalk is going to be an awesome over-the-water extension of […]

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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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August 25, 2014

Reminder: The PHS Pop-Up Garden Hosts A Free Screening Of The Great Outdoors And Themed Quizzo, Tonight, August 25

The lush PHS Pop-Up Garden on South Street in Graduate Hospital is still packing in lovers of alfresco good times nightly. Though just reveling in sunshine or moonlight in the garden is enjoyable, tonight the pop-up hosts a free outdoor movie screening with movie-themed quizzo. Once the sun sets tonight, The Great Outdoors, an ’80s […]

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August 25, 2014

American Sardine Bar Hosts A Special One-Night-Only Spam Dinner This Wednesday, August 27

Cue the Monty Python Spamalot YouTube clips. It’s all about the Spam at American Sardine Bar when Scott Schroeder’s sandwich shrine pays its respects to precooked canned meat product. A collaboration between Schroeder, photographer Neal Santos and food writer Drew Lazor, the very special evening (which is also Santos’ birthday) will feature a delicious spiced […]

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August 11, 2014

The PHS Pop-Up Garden Hosts Two Free Outdoor Film Screenings, Jaws, Tonight, August 11 And The Great Outdoors On Monday, August 25

On two Monday evenings this month, the PHS Pop-Up Garden on South Street screens two feature films for free. Tonight, August 11, the beer garden hosts a free screening of the summer classic, Jaws — in celebration of Shark Week. Beginning at 8 p.m., hang out alfresco and catch the free movie screening along with […]

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