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July 23, 2014

Historic Franklin Square Park Celebrates National Carousel Day With Two-For-One Tickets To Ride Center City’s Only Carousel, Friday, July 25

Historic Philadelphia’s family-friendly favorite Franklin Square makes an ideal spot for families, history buffs and lovers of milkshakes all summer long. Weather permitting, one and all are invited to come out to one of the city’s top play places and enjoy its awesome attractions daily through the fall. As long as unseasonal weather doesn’t cause […]

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July 22, 2014

Join HyLo Labs And Cheu Noodle Bar For The 3rd Space, A New Monthly Event And Interview Series Launching This Thursday, July 24

A great public place gives its guests a sense of belonging, connection and maybe even inspiration. This week, the good folks of HyLo Labs take public spaces to a personal level with the launch of a monthly event and interview series, The 3rd Space. Celebrating both HyLo’s third business anniversary and its creative community on […]

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July 21, 2014

Spruce Street Harbor Park Hosts A Free Pop-Up Concert With Purling Hiss & Chris Forsyth And The Solar Motel Band This Thursday, July 24

This summer, Spruce Street Harbor Park on the the Delaware River Waterfront has made an absolutely amazing addition to Philadelphia’s alfresco scene. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Spruce Street Harbor Park has transformed an urban riverside into a lush oasis right at Spruce Street and Columbus Boulevard. For those who haven’t yet […]

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July 18, 2014

Now Open: Independence Beer Garden Debuts On Independence Mall With Summer Eats, All-American Craft Beers And Plenty Of Alfresco Good Times

As the birthplace of America, Philadelphia has a long history of embracing residents and visitors with a strong independent streak. It’s appropriate, then, that a freewheeling concept like a beer garden encircling an office building should be such a bona fide hit in this town. That’s right, folks. The 20,000 square-foot outdoor area of 100 […]

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July 17, 2014

Old City Launches Its First-Ever Restaurant Week With Dining Deals At More Than 25 Neighborhood Restaurants, July 20-27

Seeking a sweet summer dining deal? No sweat. The first-ever Old City Restaurant Week kicks off eight days of bargains this Sunday, July 20. Running July 20-27, the debut year of this Old City District dining event includes deals on meals at 28 neighborhood restaurants. Starting this weekend, diners can score a three-course lunch or […]

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July 10, 2014

Celebrate The Best Of Latin America At The Hispanic Fiesta At Penn’s Landing, Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13

Hola amigos! This weekend, head down to Penn’s Landing for the Hispanic Fiesta, a free and lively celebration of Latino culture that’s part of the PECO Multicultural Series of festivals. From 2 to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, July 12 and 13, the Great Plaza will transform into a Latin American paradise, complete with […]

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July 10, 2014

Our Guide To Spending The Summer At Spruce Street Harbor Park On The Delaware River Waterfront, Now Through August 31

Philadelphia, it’s official. Spruce Street Harbor Park on the the Delaware River Waterfront is an absolutely amazing addition to Philadelphia’s alfresco summer scene. Now open daily from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Spruce Street Harbor Park has transformed an urban riverside into a lush oasis right at Spruce Street and Columbus Boulevard. Developed by the […]

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July 7, 2014

United By Blue, A Local Eco-Friendly Retailer, Hosts A Variety Of Classes Throughout The Summer, Including A Beer Bootcamp Tomorrow, July 8

United By Blue opened the doors to its flagship boutique in Old City last year, bringing eco-friendly clothing and accessories plus a coffeehouse to 2nd Street. The Philly-based shop goes beyond selling sustainable apparel and accessories — and coffee — by promising to remove one pound of trash from oceans and waterways for every product […]

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July 2, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Screening Of Rocky At The Art Museum Steps, Center City Sips, Summer Concert Series Across The City And More

As the July 4th holiday sweeps in, the city celebrates America’s independence with a variety of events leading up to the big day. Tonight, Wawa Welcome America closes out its annual Philly at the Movies outdoor movie series with a screening of Rocky on the iconic Rocky steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It’s […]

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July 1, 2014

Opening Alert: The Brand-New Independence Beer Garden To Kickoff Service On Independence Mall This Month

The brand new Independence Beer Garden is now open on Independence Mall and it looks awesome. (Photo by Albert Lee) Update: Per a July 9 announcement, Independence Beer Garden now plans to open Tuesday, July 15. A beer garden right across from Independence Mall? Yes, please. On Tuesday, July 15, the 20,000 square-foot outdoor area […]

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