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July 24, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Concert At Spruce Street Harbor Park, Free Movie Screenings Across The City, University City Dining Days, Pairings On The Parkway And More

Gear up for the weekend at a ton of outdoor (and indoor) happenings all over the city. Thursday nights mean free movie screenings all around the city — Ride Along at Penn’s Landing, Zoolander at the Schuylkill Banks and Jingle Bell Rocks! at Clark Park. Tonight, a special event arrives at Spruce Street Harbor Park, […]

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July 23, 2014

Head To Canal View Park In Manayunk For Free Outdoor Zumba Classes, Thursday Nights At 5:30 P.M.

Get your workout on for free as Sweat Fitness brings free outdoor Zumba classes to Manayunk on Thursday evenings. Led by a trainer from SWEAT Fitness, the classes promise guests an exhilarating workout in addition to tunes spun by an on-site DJ — so you can work on your fitness and get down to chart-topping […]

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June 25, 2014

The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator Summer Pop-Up Pop-In Shop Opens In Manayunk Today, Wednesday, June 25

It’s easy to imagine how many promising designers are out there just waiting to be discovered. In Philadelphia, some of that talent is harnessed by the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator, a non-profit fashion education initiative that’s in its third year of supporting a class of designers-in-residence at a custom studio in Macy’s Center City. The 2014 […]

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June 18, 2014

The 2014 Manayunk Arts Festival Hits Main Street This Weekend, June 21-22; Our Guide To All The Art, Shopping, Dining, Activities And More

The Manayunk Arts Festival, the tri-state area’s largest juried arts festival, returns for its 25th anniversary this weekend, June 21 and 22. Manayunk welcomes 300 artists for a weekend full of handmade pieces of art of all sort from makers from across the county. Manayunk’s restaurants and shops open their doors to festival-goers, too for […]

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May 29, 2014

Our Spectator’s Guide To The Annual Manayunk Bike Race Which Returns To Manayunk And The Wall, East Falls, Kelly Drive And Fairmount Park, This Sunday, June 1

This Sunday, June 1, the tried-and-true Manayunk Bike Race returns to the rolling hills of Manayunk, East Falls, Fairmount Park and Kelly Drive. The annual event welcome thousands and thousands of professional bicyclists to compete in a 12-mile circuit course throughout the City of Brotherly Love. More than a dozen men’s and women’s teams compete […]

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May 22, 2014

Get Your Cowbells Ready: The Annual Manayunk Bike Race Returns Next Sunday, June 1

Manayunk, East Falls, Fairmount Park and Kelly Drive come alive with energy as the annual Philly Cycling Classic presented by Parx Casino races to town next Sunday, June 1.  The Block Parties   Every year, the official race turns into an unofficial block party throughout the 12-mile circuit course complete with eating, drinking, hanging and […]

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April 17, 2014

Tonight Picks: Farm Fest At The Oval, Beer And Cheese Happy Hour At DiBruno Bros, Third Thursdee At Pizza Brain, The Flyers Vs. The Rangers In The Stanley Cup Playoffs, Bunny Hop Bar Crawl And More

From an after-work festival to an Easter-themed bar crawl, the city is a hub of nighttime activity this evening. Tonight, The Oval, the pop-up park on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, presents its first Oval-branded programming of the year with Farm Fest, a three-day festival complete with a Victory Brewing Company Mobile Beer Garden, live bluegrass […]

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April 10, 2014

Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival Returns To Main Street With More Than 30 Food Trucks, Shopping, Local Vendors And More, Saturday, April 12

Food truck fans, rejoice — the Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival rolls back to town this weekend with dozens of food trucks in tow. This Saturday, April 12 from 11 a.m to 5 p.m., more than 30 food trucks and more than 20 artisan vendors are slated to line Main Street Manayunk from Green Lane to […]

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April 9, 2014

Manayunk Restaurant Week Brings Discounted Three-Course Prix-Fixe Dinners To 22 Restaurants In The Neighborhood From April 13 To 25

Save the date and start building your appetites, folks, Manayunk Restaurant Week returns to 22 restaurants throughout the area with discounted three-course dinner ringing in at $15, $25 or $35, depending on the restaurant. Even better — the promotion runs for a solid two weeks, from Sunday, April 13 until Friday, April 25, with the […]

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April 3, 2014

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Live Music At The Barnes, Birthday Parties In Old City And Fishtown, An April Fools Exhibit And More On Friday, April 4

On the first Friday of every month, art-loving Philadelphians pour into galleries, museums and neighborhood streets for festive art crawls, receptions and artsy nightlife events all across town. Spring finally feels like it has sprung in the City of Brotherly Love, and — even if a few April showers fall — museums, galleries and shops […]

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