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December 17, 2012

Catch Remnants Of Longwood Gardens’ Sensational Summer LIGHT Installation, Still On Display Through The Holidays

Longwood Gardens is one of the Philadelphia region’s most special attractions, a lush world of exotic flowers and plants, with each season bringing a different pleasure: spring magnolias and azaleas; summer roses and water lilies; fall foliage and chrysanthemums; and winter camellias, orchids and palms. This season is an extra-special time to visit Longwood Gardens, [...]

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November 26, 2012

Deck The Avenue On East Passyunk With The Neighborhood’s Largest-Ever Christmas Tree Lighting Event, Thursday, November 29

East Passyunk is ringing in the holiday season with a bigger than ever Christmas tree lighting on Thursday, November 29 at 5 p.m. Head to the avenue’s iconic fountain at Passyunk Avenue and Tasker Street to celebrate the season. East Passyunk area businesses will be providing free food and drinks and even some free booze [...]

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October 5, 2012

Philadelphia Thinks Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Buildings, Bridges And Boats Turn Pink Throughout October For The 11th Annual “Lights For The Cure”

The stunning Philadelphia skyline from time to time throws its luminary power behind a specific cause and related color. In January, the Center City skyline went yellow in support of the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Lemon Ball. During July 4th, the Benjamin Franklin Bridge often turns red, blue and white, and when the Eagles nab a [...]

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September 18, 2012

Countdown To Open Air: The 3-D Light Installation Set To Debut This Thursday Night, September 20 With A Free Opening Celebration Featuring Special Performances, Food Trucks, A Countdown And More

Open Air, the spectacular public art installation coming to the night skies above the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, begins this Thursday, September 20. In just two days, Philadelphia will be transformed by the nightly illumination of 24 powerful searchlights, sketching beautiful patterns above the city skyline, visible from 10 miles away. Such a blockbuster event deserves [...]

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September 5, 2012

Open Air Update: Check Out A Cool Teaser Video Of The Giant Interactive 3-D Light Installation Coming To The Parkway September 20; Plus, A Step-By-Step Guide About How To Participate

  In just 15 days, the Benjamin Franklin Parkway will become illuminated by 24 powerful robotic searchlights, creating enormous three-dimensional light formations in the night sky visible up to 10 miles away. Open Air, created by renowned new media artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer and presented by the Association for Public Art, is a Philadelphia first. It [...]

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August 9, 2012

Longwood Gardens To Host Two More “Light Nights” In Conjunction With Its Stunning Light Exhibition

Longwood Gardens is offering two fantastic new ways to see Bruce Munro’s illuminating installation, Light, with “Light Nights.” The unique garden experience that Munro has created, reminiscent of flowers, glowing towers and cascading raindrops, offers guests the rare opportunity to explore Longwood Gardens after hours. Read more about the exhibition here. In conjunction with it, [...]

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June 22, 2012

King Of Prussia Mall Welcomes Glowgolf, An Indoor Glow-In-The-Dark Mini Golf Course

Take a break from summer shopping this weekend at King of Prussia Mall with Glowgolf, a fun new glow-in-the-dark mini golf course that’s a great way to cool down in the hot summer months. KOP is the first Pennsylvania location to have Glowgolf, which features fluorescent balls, putters, obstacles and decor that all glow under black lights. Operating hours are Monday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Located on the second level of The Court, the 18-hole course also features a Laser Maze Challenge. Play up to 54 holes at $9 for adults and $7 for kids. [KOP Mall]

June 7, 2012

Reminder: Longwood Gardens’ Blockbuster Light Installation By Bruce Munro Debuts This Saturday, June 9; Watch An Awesome Time-Lapse Video Of The Installation

One of this summer’s — really this year’s — most anticipated exhibitions finally kicks off this weekend. Longwood Gardens’ epic Light Installations By Bruce Munro debuts this Saturday, June 9. Longwood Gardens commissioned renowned UK light artist Bruce Munro to present a garden-wide exhibition that offers guests the rare opportunity to explore Longwood Gardens after [...]

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Aimee Theriault, Marketing Communications Associate At Longwood Gardens
 

Today’s Philly 101 video, featuring Aimee Theriault of Longwood Gardens, is super timely for two reasons: Aimee’s answer is very Philly Beer Week-appropriate, and tomorrow is the preview kick-off of one of Longwood Gardens’ most exciting exhibitions in recent memory.

It’s called Light Installations by Bruce Munro, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss experience. All the details are here.

In the meantime, check out the video to meet Aimee, get a glimpse of the magnificence of Longwood Gardens, especially during the spring and summertime, and learn what she wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia, and why.

Light Installations by Bruce Munro at Longwood Gardens
When: June 9-September 29, 2012
Where: 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square
Cost: Tickets start at $11
More info: www.longwoodgardens.org

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Today’s Philly 101 video, featuring Aimee Theriault of Longwood Gardens, is super timely for two reasons: Aimee’s answer is very Philly Beer Week-appropriate, and tomorrow is the preview kick-off of one of Longwood Gardens’ most exciting exhibitions in recent memory. It’s called Light Installations by Bruce Munro, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss [...]

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Welcome to Uwishunu's video series called "Philly 101," featuring 101 videos about Philadelphia in 101 days. Each video features a different Philadelphian, from top chefs and boutique owners to hotel doormen and brewers, sharing what they wish more people knew about Philly. Let us know what you wish more people knew about in the comments, on Twitter and on Facebook.
 

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May 23, 2012

Longwood Gardens’ Light Installations By Bruce Munro Debuts June 9: New Images Of The 23-Acre Exhibit, After-Hours SmART Nights, Culinary DeLIGHT Dinners In The Garden And More

One of our 12 Great Reasons To Visit Philadelphia In 2012 is fast-approaching: Longwood Gardens has commissioned renowned UK light artist Bruce Munro to present a garden-wide exhibition, Light Installations by Bruce Munro, debuting in just a few weeks, and it’s going to be an absolute don’t-miss experience. Starting June 9, experience Longwood Gardens in [...]

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