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November 25, 2013

Roundup: Holiday Pop-Up Shops, Craft Bazaars And Flea Markets In And Around Philadelphia

[This holiday season, let Uwishunu be your merry guide. From brilliant lights and must-see attractions to festive events and jolly good times, check out our daily updates on holiday happenings in Philadelphia right here.] Shoppers eager to purchase fun, unusual, creative or sure-to-be-coveted gifts this holiday season have plenty of markets, bazaars and pop-up shops […]

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November 20, 2013

Peddler’s Village Lights Up For The Holidays With A Grand Illumination Celebration This Friday, November 22

It’s time to switch on the holiday spirit, folks. This Friday, November 22, the lights go on at Peddler’s Village in Bucks County during a festive Grand Illumination Celebration kicking off at 6 p.m. Light up the start of the holiday season with a fantastic display of nearly one million — yup, million — outdoor […]

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December 17, 2012

Roundup: Where To Partake In The Feast Of The Seven Fishes This Holiday Season In Philadelphia

The Feast of the Seven Fishes is a strong Italian tradition stemming from the Catholic faith, an event that counts down to the arrival of Jesus at midnight on Christmas Day. Traditionally, the feast happens on Christmas Eve, but now has spread to the days leading up to the night before Christmas as well. Many […]

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December 12, 2012

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia: Our Guide To A Full Week Of New Year’s Events In Philadelphia, December 24-January 1

From Christmas until New Year’s Day, school vacation and a typically slow work week give you the perfect inspiration to get out in Philadelphia for an action-packed week of holiday events. One of the most anticipated happenings of New Year’s Week, the conclusion of a jam-packed holiday season, is the annual and iconic Mummers Parade, […]

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December 11, 2012

Introducing Uwishunu’s Winter 2012 Holiday Gift Guide: 30 Gifts Perfect For Anyone On Your Holiday Shopping List

‘Tis the season to shop local. And Uwishunu is here to help. After some serious browsing, sifting, taste-testing and evaluating, we’ve pulled together our 2012 Holiday Gift Guide. Rather than narrowing your options by category, we thought it would be helpful to provide one solid list of great-for-anyone gifts. Stock up on locally crafted jewelry, […]

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December 10, 2012

Roundup: Top Picks For Restaurants Serving Christmas Eve Or Christmas Day Dinner In Philadelphia

You’ve spent the past few weeks preparing for the holidays by wrapping presents, hanging stockings and decorating the tree, so it’s time to take a break and let some of the region’s top chefs take care of your holiday meal. From extravagant brunches to fanciful feasts, restaurants throughout the Philadelphia area will make your Christmas […]

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December 7, 2012

Roundup: Museum Gift Shops In Philadelphia To Consider For Unique Holiday Presents This Season

Philadelphia is home to some of the most impressive and unique museums in all the world. Let us not forget that in addition to beautiful galleries and treasure-packed collections, nearly every museum has its own gift shop full of merchandise that could end up being exactly what the hard-to-gift might genuinely get excited about this […]

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December 6, 2012

Celebrate The Holidays At Citizens Bank Park, December 15-16: Phanatic As Phanta Claus, Tree Lighting, Merchandise Sales And More

On December 15 and 16, celebrate Christmas at Citizens Bank Park. The stadium will be hosting a tree lighting, food drive, Majestic Clubhouse sales, meet and greets with broadcast personalities, pictures with the Phillie Phanatic as Phanta Claus and more. Spread the holiday cheer by donating items to the food drive which will benefit We […]

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December 6, 2012

Roundup: Where To Celebrate Hanukkah 2012 In And Around Philadelphia

Hanukkah 2012 is quickly approaching and the city is more than prepared with a plethora of Hanukkah celebrations planned at restaurants and museums around the city. The eight-day long holiday, December 8-16, is the perfect excuse to celebrate with friends and family over and over again. To help you do that, we’ve compiled a list […]

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November 30, 2012

The Annual City Hall Tree Lighting To Take Place At Love Park Next Wednesday, December 5 At 5 P.M. Featuring Lisa Nutter

Due to the construction at City Hall (renovating Dilworth Plaza, to include an ice rink — yay!) Philadelphia’s official Christmas tree will once again be located at the Christmas Village in Love Park this year. The 38-foot LED tree will light up with thousands of colorful lights on Wednesday, December 5 at 5 p.m. Lisa […]

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