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December 22, 2014

The National Museum of American Jewish History Hosts Its Annual Being [ ] at Christmas Celebration, Thursday, December 25

The National Museum of American Jewish History Hosts Its Annual Being [ ] at Christmas Celebration, Thursday, December 25

On Thursday, December 25, the National Museum of American Jewish History hosts an event that will make everyone feel included on the Christmas holiday, no matter what faith or culture. Being [ ] at Christmas is perfect for anyone who looking for a little family-friendly and non-denominational fun on Christmas Day. In addition to the […]

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December 8, 2014

Check Out Philadelphia’s New Americans Tour, A Self-Guided Excursion On Visitphilly.com And Scavenger Hunt Via Mobile App Scavify

Visit Philadelphia

History buffs, take note. A brand-new self-guided tour of sites and attractions that tell the story of the nation’s founding is available on Visitphilly.com: Philadelphia’s New Americans Tour. Created for new citizens and those studying for the U.S. citizenship test, the self-guided excursion visits 13 key stops in historic Philadelphia, all of which relate to […]

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December 1, 2014

The Annual Deck The Alley Holiday Open House Returns To Elfreth’s Alley In Old City This Saturday, December 6, 3-7 P.M.

The Annual Deck The Alley Holiday Open House Returns To Elfreth’s Alley In Old City This Saturday, December 6, 3-7 P.M.

Alright, history lovers. If you’ve ever peeked through the windows of historic homes in Philadelphia, this event is for you. The residents of Old City’s historic Elfreth’s Alley, America’s oldest continuously occupied residential street, will once again open their doors for the annual Deck the Alley open house this Saturday, December 6 from 3 to […]

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November 14, 2014

Coming Attraction: The Brand-New Museum Of The American Revolution To Open In Historic Philadelphia In Early 2017

Museum of the American Revolution

This country’s revolutionary history never feels like its too far gone in Philadelphia, with the profusion of public attractions devoted to telling the many stories of our nation’s founding. In the coming years, Philadelphia will be home to yet another destination that will bring to life the events and people of the past when the […]

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November 13, 2014

Opening Alert: The Franklin Square Holiday Festival And Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show Kicks Off Today, Thursday, November 13

Opening Alert: The Franklin Square Holiday Festival And Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show Kicks Off Today, Thursday, November 13

’Tis the season, Philadelphia, and the holiday lights will shine for the first time this year at Franklin Square tonight, Thursday, November 13. From 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. today, help celebrate the kickoff of the Franklin Square Holiday Festival, a major expansion of the annual holiday happenings at the historic park that includes not only […]

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November 12, 2014

Reserve Your Spot For Yuletide Cheers & Beers, The Holiday Tippler’s Tour Running Every Thursday Through December 18

Historic Philadelphia

Where can you enjoy a pint, learn about history, and raise a glass alongside a Red Coat soldier? On the Yuletide Cheers & Beers holiday Tippler’s Tour! The Tippler’s Tour, a fun and interactive Philadelphia experience, takes groups of revelers on a stroll through history, complete with stops at local watering holes that are overflowing […]

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November 10, 2014

The Newly Expanded Franklin Square Holiday Festival Kicks Off Its Season Thursday, November 13 With A Huge Light Show, Winter Beer Garden, Fire Pits, Live Music, Holiday Shopping And More

Franklin Square

Though the days are now shorter, winter nights will be joyfully brighter this holiday season thanks to a brand-new holiday festival at Franklin Square debuting this Thursday, November 13. A major expansion of the annual holiday happenings at the historic park, the Franklin Square Holiday Festival includes not only the traditional on-site events Philadelphians have […]

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October 14, 2014

OktoberFestivus Takes Over Franklin Square With A Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Spooky Mini Golf And More, Saturday, October 18, 5-10 P.M.

OktoberFestivus Takes Over Franklin Square With A Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Spooky Mini Golf And More, Saturday, October 18, 5-10 P.M.

Historic Philadelphia’s charming family-friendly playground Franklin Square generally draws kids, history buffs and lovers of SquareBurger’s signature Cake Shakes. This Saturday, October 18, though, fans of beer gardens and food trucks should report to the historic park for OktoberFestivus, an evening-long beer-fueled bash from 5 to 10 p.m. More than half a dozen of Philly’s […]

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August 26, 2014

Franklin Square Hosts A One-Night-Only Food Truck Festivus And Beer Garden To Wrap Up Summer, This Thursday, August 28

Franklin Square Hosts A One-Night-Only Food Truck Festivus And Beer Garden To Wrap Up Summer, This Thursday, August 28

Historic Philadelphia’s family-friendly favorite Franklin Square makes an ideal spot for families, history buffs and lovers of milkshakes all summer long. This August, Franklin Square’s evening event series Things on Thursdays has kicked up the entertainment for the young and over-21 crowds alike with movie nights, quizzo, yoga and more. On Thursday, August 28, the […]

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August 11, 2014

Bring Your Own Mat To Twilight Yoga At Historic Franklin Square Park, Wednesday, August 13 And 27, 7-8 P.M.

Bring Your Own Mat To Twilight Yoga At Historic Franklin Square Park, Wednesday, August 13 And 27, 7-8 P.M.

Is your body in need of some care after a summer of too much fun? Spend a couple of Wednesday nights down-dogging it alfresco in Old City. On Wednesday, August 13 and Wednesday, August 27, Pop Up Yoga Philly brings its on-the-go flow to Franklin Square. All body types and skill levels are welcome to […]

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