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April 7, 2014

Cuba Libre Celebrates National Empanada Day With $1 Empanadas On April 8 And The Chance To Win A Year Of Free Empanadas During A Month-Long Contest

Empanadas are the hot dish this month at Cuba Libre in Old City. All month long, .50 cents of every empanada sold will be donated to Philabundance, a local organization that aims to combat hunger in the Delaware Valley. On Tuesday, April 8, or National Empanada Day, Cuba Libre dishes out the good stuff at […]

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November 6, 2013

The Philadelphia Tweed Ride Makes Its Annual Stylish Stop In The City Of Brotherly Love, This Saturday, November 9

Are you itching to make use of your classic tweed blazer and drivers hat? Dress to the nines this Saturday, November 9 for the annual Tweed Ride Philadelphia, a unique bike ride throughout the city. The Philadelphia Tweed Ride invites participants to don their finest tweed apparel for a day of fashion, cycling, picnicking and […]

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June 26, 2013

Wawa Welcome America: Wawa Hoagie Day Returns With Free Hoagies For All And A 4.5 Ton Hoagie On Independence Mall, Tuesday, July 2

The highly anticipated Wawa Hoagie Day, a glorious day full of free hoagies (and other freebies!) is quickly approaching. On Tuesday, July 2, beginning at noon, spend your lunch break on Independence Mall with all of the freshly made hoagies you can imagine. This year, Wawa presents a 4.5 ton (!) Hoagie Salute to our […]

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November 14, 2012

Calling All Bicyclists: The Fifth Annual Philadelphia “Tweed Ride” Is Back Saturday, November 17

You know what would look great with that blazer with the leather elbow patches? Your bike. At least it will at the Philadelphia Tweed Ride V, where participants dress in tweed jackets or pants or driver caps. Or all three. The Philadelphia Tweed Ride, similar to London’s Tweed Run that encourages riders to wear traditional […]

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October 24, 2012

Philadelphia Mobile Food Association To Assemble A National Food Day Food Truck Pop-Up Inside The City Hall Courtyard Today, October 24

In honor of National Food Day 2012, an annual celebration of healthy, affordable and sustainable food, the Philadelphia Mobile Food Association is assembling a special National Food Day Food Truck Pop-Up today, Wednesday, October 24, inside the City Hall courtyard. It’s the first time ever that food trucks will be serving lunch inside the City […]

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September 18, 2012

Catch Chef Jose Garces Live From The Porch At 30th Street Station, Thursday, September 20 At Lunchtime

This Thursday, September 20, grab lunch with Iron Chef Jose Garces at The Porch At 30th Street Station. He’ll be conducting a cooking demo from noon-1 p.m. Plus, when you donate $10 to Philabundance, nab tasty samples from five Garces restaurants: JG Domestic, Chifa, Distrito, Garces Trading Company and Amada, plus Guapos Tacos food truck. Samples are available from 11 a.m.-2 p.m, but make sure you arrive early so you can secure a seat at one of The Porch’s colorful tables. Enjoy Iron Chef-caliber lunch and help feed families at the same time. Now that’s what we call a working lunch. [UCD]

September 14, 2012

Reserve And Philabundance Partner Up For A Pop-Up Picnic At Penn’s Landing, Tuesday, September 18

Taking a page out of Diner en Blanc’s book, Philabundance and Reserve Steakhouse are partnering up to host a lunchtime Pop-Up Picnic this Tuesday, September 18. From noon-3 pm., get outside on a workday lunch break for the benefit of a great city organization. Event location is the Irish Memorial Park at Penn’s Landing, at […]

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April 10, 2012

The 2nd Annual Cupcake Smash Returns To PYT In The Piazza At Schmidts To Support Philabundance, April 28

Think you have all the right ingredients to be crowned winner at Philly’s ultimate bake-off? Then show us your sweet stuff, as Philabundance and PYT join forces again for a Cupcake Smash, Saturday, April 28. Drawing inspiration from PYT’s creative menu of goodness (think Krispy Kreme burgers with chocolate dipped bacon), all bakers, amateur and […]

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March 5, 2012

Support Philabundance By Bidding To See Bruce Springsteen In Concert At The Wells Fargo Center, March 28-29

In case you haven’t heard, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are playing two concerts at the Wells Fargo Center this month, March 28-29. Tickets have been snatched up quickly, but here’s another option: the band has donated two concert packages to Philabundance, the Delaware Valley’s largest hunger relief organization, to auction off for […]

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January 31, 2012

Philabundance Is “Spreading The Love” With A PB&J Food Drive February 1 Through Valentine’s Day

Philabundance, the region’s largest hunger relief organization, is holding the third annual Spread The Love food drive from February 1-14 to collect as much peanut butter and jelly as possible, as these food staples are in high demand by the community in need. The price of peanut butter has increased by close to 30% over […]

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