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December 27, 2013

Reminder: MummersFest Parades To The Pennsylvania Convention Center This Weekend, December 28-31

The Mummers come to town in a big way for the next couple of days, between the marquee Mummers Parade on New Year’s Day and MummersFest, a full weekend of Mummer-centric events and behind-the-scenes tours of some of the things that make the parade great. From December 28 through 31, visit the Pennsylvania Convention Center […]

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December 26, 2013

New Year’s Day In Philadelphia 2014: A Guide To The 114th Annual Mummers Parade, Where To Watch, What To Expect And More

Ready to strut, Philadelphia? The City of Brotherly Love’s New Year’s Day tradition returns for its 114th year on the first day of 2014. The annual Mummers Parade will start 2014 on quite the festive foot. With more than 10,000 lavishly costumed men and women dancing in the streets, the day-long affair resembles Mardi Gras […]

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December 25, 2013

Photo Of The Day: Merry Christmas, Philadelphia!

Merry Christmas, folks! We wish you all the best and brightest for the holiday, no matter where or how you’re celebrating today. If you are still seeking dinner plans for this evening, look to our roundup of Christmas dinners right here. For a festive, non-denominational celebration, check out the National Museum of American Jewish History’s […]

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December 24, 2013

Merry Christmas Eve, Philadelphia: Where To Eat And What To Do Tonight

With the shopping done, wrapping complete and cookies baked, it’s time to start the celebrations in earnest with a merry Christmas Eve. If you’re turning your thoughts to dinner this evening, look no further than our roundup of of Christmas Eve dinners right here. If you’d like to leave the hard work to the pros, […]

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December 23, 2013

Last Chance To Visit Holiday Attractions: Macy’s Christmas Light Show, Electrical Spectacle: A Holiday Light Show At Franklin Square, Comcast Holiday Spectacular And More

The Christmas holiday is just two days away, and iconic attractions like the Macy’s Christmas Light Show and Christmas Village in Love Park make Philadelphia a prime place to celebrate. It’s the final stretch for some of the city’s most popular holiday traditions, though, so be sure to get out there and take in the […]

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December 20, 2013

The 114th Annual Mummers Parade Returns To Broad Street To Strut On New Year’s Day, January 1, 2014; MummersFest Is Back, Too!

Get ready to don those dancing shoes, Philadelphia. On New Year’s Day, January 1, 2014, the 114th Annual Mummers Parade returns to strut, twirl and step along Broad Street in a rowdy, one-of-a-kind annual Philadelphia tradition. The only-in-Philly party brings more than 10,000 men and women, dressed in colorful and ornate costumes, into the streets […]

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December 19, 2013

Try On Mummers Costumes, Learn Steps To Struts And Get A Sneak Peek At Fancy Brigade Dances At MummersFest, December 28-31

The Mummers Parade is a favorite New Year’s Day tradition here in the City of Brotherly Love and this year marks the 114th year of the well-loved event. On New Year’s Day, the Mummers and the citizens of Philadelphia ring in the New Year in super-festive style as more than 10,000 men and women dressed […]

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December 16, 2013

A Very Jewish Christmas Returns To Zahav With A Vietnamese Menu And Surprise Movies, Monday, December 23

Looking to observe the longstanding Jewish tradition of marking Christmas with Asian food and a movie? Reserve a spot to celebrate at Zahav as the modern-Israli restaurant hosts its annual holiday bash, A Very Jewish Christmas. On Monday, December 23, Zahav’s mastermind chef Michael Solomonov and his sous chef Tyler Akin invite diners to share […]

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December 16, 2013

On Christmas Eve, The Gershman Y Presents A Night Of Chinese Food And Music At A Well-Loved Chinatown Eatery For Its Kung Pao Klezmer Event

It’s no secret that Christmas isn’t for everyone. For those who aren’t looking to celebrate the holiday, but still want to be out and about, the good people at The Gershman Y present a not-to-miss evening on December 24. Tipping a hat to the large population of Jewish folks who nosh on Chinese food on […]

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December 12, 2013

The Philly Pops Play Holiday Favorites In The Annual Holiday Pops! Concert Series At The Kimmel Center, Through December 21

Set a festive tone for the holiday season with a quintessential holiday performance from David Charles and the spirited Philly Pops. A cheerful performance for the entire family, Holiday Pops! Christmas Spectacular features a special mix of joyous choirs, merry sing-a-longs, and a special visitor from the North Pole. Once again, Verizon Hall in the […]

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