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May 16, 2014

Weekend Picks: Italian Market Festival, Trenton Avenue Arts Festival, Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby, Free Admission To Area Museums For International Museum Day, Wheat Beer Festival And More

Don’t let a few showers dampen enthusiasm for the weekend. The weekend forecast is ideal, with temps in the 70s and mostly sunny skies, are perfect for a welcomed deluge of alfresco weekend activities. Tomorrow, the Trenton Avenue Arts Festival and Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby arrive to the streets of Fishtown and Kensington. The festivals […]

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May 13, 2014

Our Guide To The Italian Market Festival Hitting 9th Street This Saturday And Sunday, May 17-18, With Food, Drinks, Live Music, Games And More

Who’s hungry for a blockbuster street festival? This Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18, the already-bustling heart of South Philly welcomes more than 70,000 visitors to the neighborhood’s streets for its annual 9th Street Italian Market Festival. South Philadelphia’s Italian Market is the nation’s oldest continuously operating outdoor market, and always filled with lively […]

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May 12, 2014

Celebrate The 75th Anniversary Of Di Bruno Bros. Gourmet Grocer At The Italian Market Festival This Weekend, May 17-18

Like a well-aged parmigiano, Di Bruno Bros. only seems to get better with time. The specialty grocer and fine-cheese mecca has grown from one small shop — founded in the Italian Market in 1939 — to five retail locations throughout the Philadelphia area. Now, the markets seem to offer just about everything under the Tuscan […]

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May 7, 2014

Super Spring Festival Alert: The Blockbuster 9th Street Italian Market Festival Brings Big International Flavors To The Streets Of South Philly For Two Days, May 17-18

South Philadelphia’s Italian Market is the nation’s oldest continuously operating outdoor market, and always filled with lively and entertaining action. But on May 17 and 18, the already-bustling heart of South Philly welcomes more than 70,000 visitors to the neighborhood’s streets for its annual 9th Street Italian Market Festival. As this city’s best-attended block party, […]

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April 22, 2014

Roundup: Our Updated Guide To The More Than 60 Spring And Early-Summer Festivals Hitting Philadelphia In The Coming Weeks

Philadelphia has gone into full-blown celebration mode as it gears up for weekend after weekend of blockbuster spring festivals. The spring festival season comprises events of all sort — beer festivals, foodie frenzies, kid-centric happenings, alfresco movie nights, shopping soirees and much more. Many of the festivals on tap for the spring have been around for […]

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May 17, 2013

Our Guide To The Food, Drinks, Music, Family-Friendly Fun And More Food Of The 9th Street Italian Market Festival, This Saturday And Sunday, May 18-19

South Philadelphia’s Italian Market is the nation’s oldest outdoor market, and always abuzz. But this weekend, May 18-19, the already-bustling heart of South Philly welcomes the rest of the city to its sidewalks for the annual blockbuster event, the 9th Street Italian Market Festival. Head to 9th Street to experience a weekend filled with the […]

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May 7, 2013

Save The Date: The 9th Street Italian Market Festival Brings The Flavors And Sights Of Italy To The Streets Of Bella Vista, May 18-19

South Philadelphia’s Italian Market is the nation’s oldest outdoor market, and always abuzz. But on May 18 and 19, the already-bustling heart of South Philly welcomes the city for its annual 9th Street Italian Market Festival. Enjoy a weekend filled with the flavors and sights of Italian-American culture, from tastes of Italian cuisine to the […]

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May 2, 2013

Roundup: Our Updated Guide To The Dozens Of Spring And Early Summer Festivals Hitting Philadelphia In The Coming Weeks

The month of May overflows with awesome spring events and outdoor festivals, so to help you navigate through them all and find the ones you definitely do not want to miss, we’ve updated our Spring Festivals roundup with a more comprehensive list of all the festivals we could find this month and next. From blockbuster […]

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April 3, 2013

Roundup: Our Guide To Philadelphia’s Lively Spring Festival Season

The birds are chirping, winter coats are nearly packed away and the sun is shining late into the day. Spring is here, Philadelphia, and we couldn’t be more excited. The spring season is full of daylong, weekend long and month long festivals that are sure to get you outside to enjoy the mild temperatures. Philadelphia’s […]

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May 15, 2012

Our Guide To The Two-Day 9th Street Italian Market Festival, Set For This Saturday And Sunday May 19-20 With Music, Games And More Food Than You Can Imagine

Philadelphia’s Italian Market is the oldest and largest working outdoor market in the entire country, and these days it has the best of many cultures and cuisines to offer gourmands and food newbies alike. Take it all in this weekend when the 9th Street Italian Market Festival returns with two days and six blocks of […]

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