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October 16, 2013

Tonight Picks: Alfresco Dining Under Heat Lamps And Next To Fire Pits, Lobster Month At Route 6, Terror Behind The Walls At Eastern State Penitentiary And More

With Halloween quickly approaching and a number of festivals and dining deals on tap this month, it’s no wonder Philadelphia’s October weeknights are jam packed. Get in the Halloween spirit with an eerie visit to Eastern State Penitentiary for its annual Terror Behind the Walls haunted house, which is scarier than ever this year. Seriously. […]

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March 22, 2013

Get Ready For Baseball! The Phillies Paint The Town Red Week Gets Sports Fans In The Spirit, March 23-30

The start of the Phillies season is almost here, folks! The home opener, Friday, April 5, is fast approaching and the Red Phillie Phanatic is ready to get you in the Phillies spirit. Paint the Town Red Week returns on March 23 and lasts until March 30. The Red Phillie Phanatic will be at select […]

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November 28, 2012

Roundup: Our Picks For The Top 10 Holiday Dates In Philadelphia

With a nip in the air and the holidays near, this is arguably the most romantic time of the year. In case you’re in need of some amatory ideas, we’ve rounded up some of the best holiday date ideas in and around Philadelphia. Some are tried-and-true seasonal favorites year after year, some may be new […]

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September 19, 2012

Reminder: The 2012 Rittenhouse Row Fall Gathering Lands At The Comcast Center Tomorrow Night, Thursday, September 20

The eighth annual Rittenhouse Row Fall Gathering will be held tomorrow night, Thursday, September 20, 7-9 p.m. at the Comcast Center. The festival, an anchor event in The Philadelphia Collection fashion celebration, toasts to fall fashions and trends in beauty and mixology. Event components include hors d’oeuvres provided by the merchants from The Market & […]

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September 17, 2012

The Market & Shops At Comcast Center To Host The September Arts Festival This Saturday, September 22

Stop by the Market & Shops at the Comcast Center on Saturday, September 22 from noon-4 p.m. to check out local art and sip on complimentary wine and beer. Featured galleries will include Works on Paper and Carol Schwartz Gallery, plus works by artists Jeff Schaller, Joanne DeMartino, David Oleski and Robert Stark. The complimentary […]

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August 28, 2012

Center City Restaurant Week Presents Chef Demos At The Comcast Center, September 6 And 13 Featuring Russet And Route 6, Respectively

As a teaser for the fall 2012 Center City Restaurant Week, the Market & Shops at Comcast Center will host two chef demos featuring star chefs from two Center City spots: Russet and Route 6. On September 6 at 12:15 p.m., catch Russet’s Executive Chef/Owner Andrew Wood, and on September 13 at 12:15 p.m. see […]

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January 17, 2012

Preview Center City Restaurant Week With Expert Cooking Demos, Today And Thursday

Tuesdays and Thursdays in January are your chance to preview Center City District Restaurant Week. Next up: Executive Chef Jason Goodman from The Farmers Cabinet, today, Tuesday, January 17 at 12:30 p.m. followed by Chef/Owner Erin O’Shea from Percy Street Barbecue on Thursday, January 19 at 12:30 p.m. Head to the Market & Shops at […]

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December 6, 2011

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society To Host Its First-Ever Holiday Pop-Up Shop At The Comcast Center, December 12-16

In continuation of its incredibly popular Pop-Up campaign, including the Pop-Up Garden at 20th & Market Streets which received more than 6,000 visitors, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is launching its first-ever Holiday Pop-Up Shop at the Comcast Center from December 12–16. From 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m. daily, passersby will experience a taste of the Hawaii-themed 2012 […]

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November 3, 2011

Sneak Peek: Percy Street Barbecue’s Outpost At The Comcast Center Set To Open Monday, November 7

Restaurateurs extraordinaire Steven Cook, Michael Solomonov and Chef/partner Erin O’Shea will debut the second location of their extremely popular Percy Street Barbecue at The Market & Shops at Comcast Center this Monday, November 7. We got a sneak peek of the new shop, located prominently in the Comcast Center lower level concourse, at the bottom […]

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August 23, 2011

Percy Street Barbecue To Open An Outpost At The Market & Shops At Comcast Center This October

This October, restaurateurs Steven Cook, Michael Solomonov and Chef/partner Erin O’Shea will debut a second location of their extremely popular Percy Street Barbecue in The Market & Shops at Comcast Center. Chef O’Shea, who was featured in Bon Appetit as among America’s few female pitmistresses, will offer a menu of easy-to-eat hand-crafted, smoked meat sandwiches […]

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