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March 31, 2014

Taste Of The Nation Philadelphia Returns With A Feel-Good Culinary Event At The Hotel Monaco, Sunday, April 27; Get 10% Off Tickets From Uwishunu!

’Tis the season to eat and drink for a great cause, Philadelphia. The feel-good culinary event, Taste of the Nation returns to the Hotel Monaco for its second year with an evening of small-plate samplings from an array of the city’s top chefs and bartenders, all while raising money to combat childhood hunger through the [...]

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February 21, 2014

Coming Attraction: Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Officially Announces Plans For A Brand-New Property On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Exiting news, Philadelphia. This week, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants officially announced plans to develop a third Philadelphia hotel, bringing its sophisticated brand to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. In 2016 or 2017, the 247,000-square-foot building that’s long served as home to Pennsylvania’s Family Division of the Court of Common Pleas will transform into a brand-new $85 [...]

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January 16, 2014

Red Owl Tavern And Stratus Rooftop Lounge At The Hotel Monaco Welcome Acclaimed New Executive Chef Jorge Chicas

Situated overlooking Independence Mall, Red Owl Tavern and Stratus Rooftop Lounge at the Hotel Monaco Philadelphia are both ideal spots for an intermission while exploring America’s birthplace. Now, there’s even more reason to fly down to Red Owl or Stratus. This month, the contemporary American eatery welcomes new executive chef Jorge Chicas to take charge [...]

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November 12, 2013

The First Philadelphia Bacon And Beer Festival Hits The Hotel Monaco On Sunday, December 8; Tickets On Sale Tomorrow, November 13

Prepare your taste buds, Philadelphia. The first Philadelphia Bacon and Beer Festival arrives this December, celebrating the epicurean delights of cured meats and fermented beverages. Mark your calendars for the afternoon of Sunday, December 8, when bacon-and-beer lovers will gather for a two-and-a-half-hour feasting frenzy at the swanky Hotel Monaco Philadelphia in Old City. Organized [...]

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October 31, 2013

Tonight Picks, Halloween Night Edition: Terror Behind The Walls, Halloween Nerd Nite At Frankford Hall, Trick-Or-Treating In Neighborhoods Across The City, Stratus Rooftop Lounge’s Prom Party, Halloween Dance Party And Movie Screening At The Trestle Inn And More

Calling all vampires, goblins, ghosts and ghouls, Halloween 2013 is upon us, and the city couldn’t be more abuzz with parties, creepy tours and family-friendly tricks-and-treats. So we hope you have your costume ready (!). First of all, for October 31, it’s pretty warm out which bodes very well for everything. With the thermometer flirting [...]

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October 24, 2013

Tonight Picks: Terror Behind The Walls At Eastern State Penitentiary, Kick The Keg Happy Hour Benefit At Red Owl Tavern, Glow In The Park Fundraiser For The Fairmount Park Conservancy And More

In exactly one week, Halloween will be upon us with tons of frighteningly fun celebrations, trick-or-treating events, haunted parties and much, much more. Before the holiday next week, embrace the spirit of fall around Philadelphia tonight with a number of events that are hair-raising, fundraising or just plain fun. For starters, Eastern State Penitentiary hosts [...]

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August 28, 2013

Red Owl Tavern At The Hotel Monaco On Independence Mall Debuts An All-American Wine List This Summer

Situated overlooking Independence Mall, Red Owl Tavern at the Hotel Monaco Philadelphia is an ideal spot for an intermission while exploring America’s birthplace. Now, diners at the contemporary American tavern can not only enjoy rustic, regional fare, but they can also sip from a new menu of exclusively American wines. The restaurant’s beverage program manager, [...]

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August 21, 2013

Tonight Picks: Cheers To Alfresco Dining, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At Two Museums, Free Concert In Rittenhouse Square And More

Tonight’s weather just begs folks to get outside and enjoy it. Looking to have a relaxing evening? Spend tonight dining outdoors at more than 50 restaurants all over the city. Plus, this evening Rittenhouse Square ushers in its second free concert of the summer featuring a soulful performance, and it’s also the second to last [...]

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August 19, 2013

Roll Up To Hotel Monaco Philadelphia For A Free Bicycle Check-Up Courtesy Of Kimpton Hotels’ New Bike Program, Wednesday, August 21

Need a tune-up on that fixie bike? Cruise over to Hotel Monaco Philadelphia in Old City this Wednesday, August 21, for a free street-side bicycle check-up by the experts from Keswick Cycle. For one day only, the Monaco invites one and all to bring down their rides for a complimentary six-point check-up and small repairs [...]

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July 25, 2013

Tonight Picks: Head Outside To Screenings Under The Stars, Beer Garden At The Oval, Christmas In July Parties And More

Tonight’s mild weather is the perfect excuse to get outside and enjoy the evening. A slew of varied outdoor and indoor activities are on the schedule. Whether you’re looking for a special open bar event, an alfresco spot to enjoy a drink or a festive outdoor movie, this list’s for you. Plus, it’s exactly six [...]

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