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July 29, 2014

Smooth Jazz Summer Nights, Free Friday Night Concerts, Return To Penn’s Landing For The Month, Fridays, August 1-29

Live music fills Penn’s Landing for its summertime series, Smooth Jazz Summer Nights, a free weekly series occurring every Friday night in August. The concerts put the spotlight on renowned jazz musicians from across the globe. Beginning this Friday, August 1, the free alfresco concerts kick off with a performance by David Benoit, a jazz […]

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July 28, 2014

The Annual ACANA African Festival Entertains With Live Music, Dance, Food And More On Penn’s Landing, Sunday, August 3

Why travel overseas for a taste of world culture? Just head to Penn’s Landing for its PECO Multicultural Series, a succession of outdoor festivals that celebrate cultural traditions from across the globe. The PECO Energy Multicultural Festival season runs on weekends all summer long, and this weekend is no different. On Sunday, August 3, the […]

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July 28, 2014

The Southeast Asian Dragon Boat Festival Returns To Penn’s Landing With Boat Races, Music, Food, Vendors And More, This Saturday, August 2

This Saturday, August 2, the food, music and traditions of Southeast Asia take the spotlight at the fourth annual Southeast Asian Dragon Boat Festival. Penn’s Landing and the Delaware River turn into a hub of festival activity from noon to 8 p.m. as traditional and non-traditional performances take over Festival Pier and food from a […]

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July 24, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Concert At Spruce Street Harbor Park, Free Movie Screenings Across The City, University City Dining Days, Pairings On The Parkway And More

Gear up for the weekend at a ton of outdoor (and indoor) happenings all over the city. Thursday nights mean free movie screenings all around the city — Ride Along at Penn’s Landing, Zoolander at the Schuylkill Banks and Jingle Bell Rocks! at Clark Park. Tonight, a special event arrives at Spruce Street Harbor Park, […]

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July 18, 2014

The Inaugural Night Out Restaurant Week Brings Dining Deals To Penn’s Landing, Northern Liberties And Fishtown Restaurants, August 1-10

Mark your calendars, Philadelphia! The first-ever Night Out Restaurant Week, organized by SugarHouse Casino, brings lunch and dinner deals to more than a dozen restaurants along Penn’s Landing, in Fishtown and Northern Liberties. Depending on the restaurant, fill up on $10 or $20 lunches and $25 or $35 dinners. Visit Bar Ferdinand for a $35 […]

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July 11, 2014

Weekend Picks: Bastille Day Festival In Fairmount, Bluegrass And Blueberries Festival At Peddler’s, Hispanic Fiesta At Penn’s Landing, Visit Philly Beer Garden Series And More

Get ready for another sunny summer weekend, Philadelphia. Tonight from 4 to 7 p.m., the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series heads to South Street to provide guests with giveaways from the Visit Philly team, craft beer, food and fun times to boot. While the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series is at the PHS pop-up garden […]

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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 3, 2014

Long Weekend Picks, July 4th Edition: Fireworks On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway And At Penn’s Landing, Fourth Of July Jam, Independence Day Parade, Super Scooper Ice Cream Fest, Free First Sunday At The Barnes And More

Happy July 4th, Philadelphia! As the holiday weekend approaches, fireworks, parades, free concerts and more fill every corner of the city — and the countryside, too. Two major fireworks shows illuminate the sky over the course of the next few days. First, Wawa Welcome America closes out with its epic fireworks display on July 4th […]

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July 2, 2014

July 4th In Philadelphia: The Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival Returns With Three-Days Of Dessert, July 4-July 6

Ice cream arrives at Penn’s Landing in a major way as the annual Super Scooper All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Festival returns with three-days of ice cream-centric fun. From Friday, July 4 through Sunday, July 6, visit Penn’s Landing for the annual festival, which promises frozen treats of all sort — water ice, creamy ice cream and […]

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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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