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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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July 1, 2014

Screenings Under The Stars At Penn’s Landing Return For The Summer With 8 Weeks Of Free Movie Screenings, Thursdays, July 3-August 27

More outdoor movies are on tap this summer, Philadelphia. Free alfresco movie screenings take center stage during Screenings Under the Stars events at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing. A recent blockbuster, or well-loved classic, hits the waterfront movie screen each week for a summer of free outdoor fun every Thursday night. The film series […]

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July 1, 2014

July 4th In Philadelphia: Our Top Picks For Independence Day Events On The Delaware River Waterfronts, Including Fireworks On Saturday, July 5

Philadelphia, the birthplace of independence, is celebrating the Fourth of July in a big, big way. Festivals and events honoring America’s birthday take place daily all across the city and throughout the holiday week, but there’s a great concentration of fun that flanks the Delaware River. The waterfronts at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia and across […]

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June 30, 2014

Awesome News Alert: Vice President Of The United States Joe Biden To Join In Philadelphia’s July 4th Morning Ceremonies At Independence Hall

We already know that Philadelphia’s July 4th celebrations are some of the biggest and best in the country. Clearly, the Vice President of the United States agrees. Philadelphia’s already-impressive lineup of festivities on the Fourth of July just received an awesome boost from the Vice President of the United States. Vice President Joe Biden has […]

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June 30, 2014

July 4th In Philadelphia: See The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Free Neighborhood Concert Plus An Awesome Fireworks Display At Penn’s Landing, Tuesday, July 1

What’s better than taking in a concert by the world-renowned Philadelphia Orchestra? Catching the beautiful music for free. On Tuesday, July 1, our city’s orchestra is set to impress new audiences during its annual free neighborhood concert at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing. Associate Conductor Cristian Măcelaru will lead, with guest vocalist Sarah Shafer, […]

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June 26, 2014

Our Guide To Opening Weekend Of Spruce Street Harbor Park With Week 4 Of The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series, A Photo Booth, Live Music, Stilt Walkers And More, June 27-June 29

Who’s ready for another amazing summer weekend in Philadelphia? This weekend, the Delaware River Waterfront will transform from an urban riverside into a lush oasis with the grand opening of Spruce Street Harbor Park, the new pop-up park at Spruce Street and Columbus Boulevard. A packed lineup of activities will keep the new park buzzing […]

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June 23, 2014

Our Guide To The Opening Of Spruce Street Harbor Park On The Delaware River Waterfront With A Garces Group Pop-Up Restaurant, Hammock Grove And More, This Friday, June 27

This weekend, the Delaware River Waterfront will transform from an urban riverside into a lush oasis with the grand opening of Spruce Street Harbor Park, the new pop-up park at Spruce Street and Columbus Boulevard. From Friday, June 27 through Sunday, August 31, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation — the folks that brought us this […]

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June 13, 2014

Roundup: The Top Outdoor Movie Screenings Coming To Philadelphia This Summer: The Awesome Fest, Screenings Under The Stars, Schuylkill Banks And More

Summer in Philadelphia means giant, inflatable movie screens popping up almost every night of the week at parks across the city. The outdoor movie screenings are often a part of a larger series that return to the same locations on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis. As dusk sets in, feature films, ’80s hits, kid-friendly […]

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