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October 14, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra Is Set To Perform A Free Concert For College Students, Tonight, October 14 At The Kimmel Center

College students, listen up! The Philadelphia Orchestra starts its eZseatU program, a discounted Orchestra membership for college students, with a free concert tonight, October 14 in Verizon Hall at The Kimmel Center. Beginning at 8 p.m., college students (with a valid full-time student ID) are invited out for a free night of music performed by […]

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September 23, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra Debuts Its 2014-2015 Season With Season Begins At The Kimmel Center, This Weekend, September 26-28

The Philadelphia Orchestra launches its 2014-2015 season this weekend, September 26-28, with Season Begins, a show featuring Lang Lang, an accomplished classical pianist and graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music. One of the classical music world’s most popular musicians, Lang Lang will take the Verizon Hall stage with the Orchestra’s popular conductor, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, […]

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July 31, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Movie Screening At Paine’s Park, Special Events At The Oval, BlackStar Film Festival Kicks Off, Star Trek Into Darkness At The Mann And More

It’s the final night of The Mann Center’s summer movie series with The Philadelphia Orchestra. Treat yourself to an evening of film and music as The Philadelphia Orchestra provides the soundtrack for Star Trek Into Darkness. Lawn seats are just $14.50 and guests are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner and BYOB. Deal. While a […]

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July 30, 2014

Tonight Picks: Center City Sips, Shakespeare In Clark Park, West Side Story At The Mann, Beer Garden Happenings, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The PMA And NMAJH And More

The sunny skies and humidity-free weather tonight make heading outside mandatory. Luckily, between beer garden happenings, Center City Sips, Shakespeare in the Park and more, there are plenty of alfresco events to supply outings for every taste. Wednesday night means Center City Sips, more than 80 bars open their doors for a citywide happy hour […]

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July 24, 2014

Reminder: The Philadelphia Orchestra Accompanies BYOB Screenings Of West Side Story And Star Trek Into Darkness At The Mann, July 30-31

Summer nights are meant to be spent outside. This summer, The Philadelphia Orchestra takes the stage at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts to perform the soundtrack to a number of feature films. The three-night series started last week with Gladiator Live, but luckily, there’s still plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the […]

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July 22, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra Takes The Stage To Perform Chart-Topping Beatles Songs And Music From Pixar Feature Films, July 23-26

The Philadelphia Orchestra raises a hat to popular culture as it performs special concerts this week at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. On Wednesday, July 23 and Thursday, July 24, the Philadelphia Orchestra channels a certain hugely-successful 1960s boy band from across the pond as it performs Classical Mystery Tour with the Philadelphia […]

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June 27, 2014

July 4th In Philadelphia: Our Day-By-Day Guide To Independence Day Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia, June 28-July 8

Philadelphia takes its July 4th festivities seriously. After all, Philadelphia was the site of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Celebrations of Independence Day in America’s birthplace start this weekend and last all throughout next week. From outdoor movie screenings to sky-high fireworks shows, holiday partying in Philly is super […]

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June 26, 2014

Tonight Picks: The Awesome Fest Summer Movie Series In Clark Park, Schuylkill Banks Outdoor Movie Night, Pairings On The Parkway And More

Embrace the summertime mood tonight, folks. This evening, two parks host outdoor movie screenings and alfresco events rule. Tonight, The Awesome Fest, the seriously-popular free summer movie series, kicks off with a screening of Riot on the Dance Floor, a documentary about a former punk venue in Trenton, New Jersey. It’s the first night of […]

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June 18, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra Accompanies Eight Concerts And Movie Screenings At The Mann Center, Beginning Tuesday, June 24

Over three-weeks this summer, The Philadelphia Orchestra teams up with The Mann Center for the Performing Arts to present eight riveting concerts at the ideal spot for alfresco performances. Beginning on Tuesday, June 24, The Philadelphia Orchestra accompanies musical acts — and movies — of all sort. The summer music series is the perfect opportunity […]

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May 15, 2014

Tonight Picks: Night Market Kicks Off Its 2014 Season In Old City, Philadelphia Orchestra Free Neighborhood Concert, Free Art In The Age Drink Samples At The Trestle Inn And More

The evening is abuzz with major events, neighborhood happy hours and entertaining shows. Night Market Philadelphia debuts its first event of the year as more than 80 food trucks, local restaurants, drink stands and entertainment groups take over Old City on 3rd Street between Market and Race streets. Tonight, sip local beer from Yards Brewing […]

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