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November 6, 2014

Tonight Picks: Philadelphia Museum Of Art Contemporary Craft Show, First Person Arts Festival, Philadelphia Improv Festival, First Thursday At North Bowl, Wired Fest At The Electric Factory And More

Tonight Picks: Philadelphia Museum Of Art Contemporary Craft Show, First Person Arts Festival, Philadelphia Improv Festival, First Thursday At North Bowl, Wired Fest At The Electric Factory And More

Celebrate the almost end of the workweek with a variety of fun after-work events in neighborhoods across the city. Today is the first day of the Philadelphia Museum of Art Contemporary Craft Show, which brings cool handmade items to the Convention Center for art-lovers’ shopping delight. Also tonight, two arts festivals continue to celebrate the […]

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October 27, 2014

Your Complete Guide To Halloween Weekend In Philadelphia 2014: A Day-By-Day Breakdown Of The Best Parties, Concerts, Trick-Or-Treating, Haunted Activities And More

Halloween

Halloween weekend is shaping up to be pretty epic this year, thanks to Halloween falling on a Friday. That means there are going to be three-plus days of Halloweens festivities blanketing the city. Here’s how the weekend sets up: Thursday, October 30 is Mischief Night; Friday, October 31 is Halloween; and Saturday, November 1 is […]

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October 2, 2014

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Flamenco At The Barnes, BalletX At The PMA, The First Kid Hazo Exhibit, Fireside Storytelling And More This Friday, October 3

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Flamenco At The Barnes, BalletX At The PMA, The First Kid Hazo Exhibit, Fireside Storytelling And More This Friday, October 3

It’s time to celebrate the weekend, arts and urban nightlife as another First Friday arrives in neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. With the equinox well behind us, autumn has officially arrived in Philadelphia and, with it, a whole new outpouring of fresh art exhibitions and events are cropping up all over town. Kick off October on this […]

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July 31, 2014

Celebrate Jerry Garcia’s Birthday At North Bowl With A Pop-Up Beer Garden, Vendors, Grateful Dead Tunes And Drink Specials, Friday, August 1

North Bowl

On August 1, 2014, iconic musician Jerry Garcia would have been 72 years old. The late Grateful Dead frontman inspired a generation of hippie rockers, and continues to influence musicians across nearly every genre — from rock, folk, bluegrass, blues, reggae and country to improvisational jazz, psychedelia and space rock. This Friday, August 1, celebrate […]

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June 11, 2014

Tonight Picks: Center City Sips At More Than 80 Bars, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The PMA And NMAJH, Late-Night Bowling Happy Hour At North Bowl And More

Tonight Picks: Center City Sips At More Than 80 Bars, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The PMA And NMAJH, Late-Night Bowling Happy Hour At North Bowl And More

Don’t let the cloudy skies get you down, Philadelphia. There are tons of events on tap for this Wednesday evening. Center City Sips is back for its second week of happy hour deals at more than 80 restaurants throughout Old City, Midtown Village, Center City and Rittenhouse. Head out for discounted cocktails, beer, wine and […]

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May 28, 2014

Tonight Picks: Great Sandwiches Event At Union Transfer, Late-Night Happy Hour At North Bowl, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The PMA And NMAJH And More

Tonight Picks: Great Sandwiches Event At Union Transfer, Late-Night Happy Hour At North Bowl, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The PMA And NMAJH And More

Don’t let the rainy weather get you down, Philadelphia, plenty of indoor happenings are on tap for this evening. Union Transfer hosts the inaugural Great Sandwiches Event, an evening dedicated to Philly’s awesome sandwich scene and drink pairings, too. The event also serves as the first launch party for the City Paper’s annual Meal Ticket […]

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May 7, 2014

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The National Museum Of American Jewish History, Free Community Night At The Franklin Institute, Late-Night Happy Hour At North Bowl And More

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The National Museum Of American Jewish History, Free Community Night At The Franklin Institute, Late-Night Happy Hour At North Bowl And More

Tonight, museums across the city open their doors a little later than normal for special evening programming. The National Museum of American Jewish History debuts its weekly summer event series, pay-what-you-wish Wednesday, which runs through Labor Day. Explore the Old City museum after hours for whatever price you’d like to pay. The Franklin Institute promises […]

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April 23, 2014

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday And Shakespeare’s Birthday Party At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art, Game Of Thrones Quizzo At Drinker’s West, Philly Black Gay Pride Festival And More

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday And Shakespeare's Birthday Party At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art, Game Of Thrones Quizzo At Drinker's West, Philly Black Gay Pride Festival And More

The Philadelphia Museum of Art hosts even more programming than normal for pay-what-you-wish Wednesday. Tonight, look forward to events celebrating its marquee exhibition, Treasures From Korea in addition to a birthday party for William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday (today!). Head out for themed tours of the main building, a look at the marquee exhibition and plenty […]

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April 2, 2014

Tonight Picks: Karaoke Kick-Off For The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival, Korean Film Series And Pay-What-You-Wish At The PMA, Girl’s Night Out In Chestnut Hill And More

Tonight Picks: Karaoke Kick-Off For The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival, Korean Film Series And Pay-What-You-Wish At The PMA, Girl's Night Out In Chestnut Hill And More

Don’t let the cloudy skies get you down, Philadelphia, there’s a ton going on this evening. Welcome spring as the Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival officially begins with a karaoke party tonight at Yakitori Boy. Sing your heart out while enjoying sushi, drinks and celebrating night one of the early-spring fest. The Philadelphia Museum of Art […]

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March 12, 2014

Tonight Picks: Nerd Nite With The Franklin Institute At Frankford Hall, Dinner Deals In Chestnut Hill And Media, Free Music At The Kimmel Center And More

Tonight Picks: Nerd Nite With The Franklin Institute At Frankford Hall, Dinner Deals In Chestnut Hill And Media, Free Music At The Kimmel Center And More

It’s an evening full of deals tonight, Philadelphia. First off, Frankford Hall plays host to a Nerd Nite collaboration with The Franklin Institute. Enjoy the mild temps at Fishtown’s resident beer garden while enjoying happy-hour pricing on food and drinks (during the entire event!), nerdy quizzo and Pompeii-themed discussions from seasoned professionals. Both Chestnut Hill […]

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