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April 11, 2014

Welcome Spring At Reading Terminal Market’s First-Ever Spring Fest Featuring Food, Crafts, Shopping And More On Saturday, April 12

Reading Terminal Market celebrates spring with its first-ever Spring Fest, a day of seasonal crafts, Easter and Passover food specials, shopping opportunities and general warm-weather merriment. On Saturday, April 12, families are invited out to celebrate the season with activities in the market’s main concourse from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reading Terminal Market vendors [...]

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March 26, 2014

Franklin Flea Market Pops Up At Plymouth Meeting Mall March 28-30 And April 4-6 Before Opening At Market East, Saturday, April 19

Heads up, urban treasure seekers! The Philadelphia-centric Franklin Flea indoor market returns this weekend for a two-weekend run at Plymouth Meeting Mall. Last fall, the market popped up in the former home of long-shuttered department store Strawbridge & Clothier in the Market East neighborhood for a six-week run, wrapping up just before Christmas. At the [...]

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February 19, 2014

The Reading Terminal Market Hosts Its Annual After-Hours Tasting Extravaganza, The Party for the Market, This Saturday, February 22

C’mon, Philadelphia. Show some love for the nation’s oldest continuously operating farmers’ market. Established in 1892, the Reading Terminal Market has dished every kind of food and grocery imaginable, and continues to house a host of merchants and a daily throng of visitors. This weekend, Saturday, February 22, lovers of the market can visit its [...]

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February 10, 2014

The National Archives At Philadelphia Turns Trash Into Treasure With Archives Alchemy: The Art Of The Dumpster Divers, Through April 24

When the National Archives at Philadelphia renovated, the result was not just a more modern facility, but miles of old microfilm and piles of unneeded debris. Rather than crowd local landfills and dumps, the archives called upon an unconventional group to help solve the problem: the Dumpster Divers of Philadelphia. Comprised of more than 40 [...]

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January 24, 2014

The Fabric Workshop And Museum Displays Yinka Shonibare MBE’s Space Walk In Public View At The New Temporary Contemporary Through Spring

World-renowned contemporary visual artist Yinka Shonibare is no stranger to Philadelphia. The famed British artist of Nigerian descent opens a stunning exhibition and debuts new work at The Barnes Foundation on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway with the opening of Yinka Shonibare MBE: Magic Ladders today, Friday, January 24. But he’s been here before, as an [...]

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January 17, 2014

Coming Soon: Bank & Bourbon, The New Restaurant Set To Open On The Ground Floor Of The Loews Philadelphia Hotel This March

This spring, take stock in dining on Market Street. Aiming for an opening date of Sunday, March 16, Bank & Bourbon will debut at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel after a complete renovation of the ground-floor dining room. Diners can expect a completely new look for the space that was formerly SoleFood, totally new floor plan [...]

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December 18, 2013

Franklin Flea Hosts Its Final Two Indoor Markets Of The Season In The Former Home Of Strawbridge & Clothier This Friday And Saturday, December 20-21

This season, shoppers still looking to give fun, unusual, creative or sure-to-be-coveted presents have one more weekend to scoop up sweet scores at the Franklin Flea, which hosts its last two market days this Friday and Saturday, December 20-21. Housed in an architecturally beautiful historic Center City Philadelphia building at 8th and Market streets, the [...]

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December 17, 2013

See An Immersive Exhibit By The U.S. Representative At The 2013 Venice Biennale, Sarah Sze, At The Fabric Workshop And Museum Through April

In a truly unique display, The Fabric Workshop and Museum (FWM) presents its newest exhibit by artist-in-residence Sarah Sze, who had the incredible distinction of representing the United States in the 2013 Venice Biennale. Sarah Sze at The Fabric Workshop and Museum, now open to the public, marks the New York-based artist’s first solo exhibition [...]

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November 20, 2013

The Loews Philadelphia Hotel Debuts Level 33 Restaurant And Sky Lounge, A Pop-Up Spot On The 33rd Floor Of The Historic PSFS Building

In search of sweeping city views to pair with drinks or dinner? For the next five months, Level 33 Restaurant and Sky Lounge at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel serves up amazing cityscapes and tasty fare as the second highest restaurant in Philadelphia — if only temporarily. On the 33rd floor of the historic PSFS building [...]

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November 15, 2013

Franklin Flea Indoor Market To Open This Saturday, November 16 In The Former Home Of Strawbridge & Clothier At The Gallery At Market East

Hold on to your doilies. The Philadelphia-centric Franklin Flea indoor market opens Saturday, November 16 at 10 a.m. Housed in an architecturally stunning historic Center City Philadelphia building at 8th and Market streets, the market will pop up in the former home of long-shuttered department store Strawbridge & Clothier, currently managed by Pennsylvania Real Estate [...]

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