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January 15, 2015

Video Interlude: Center City’s Rosa’s Fresh Pizza Featured On The Ellen Degeneres Show For It’s $1 Pay-It-Forward Slices

Video Interlude: Center City's Rosa's Fresh Pizza Featured On The Ellen Degeneres Show For It’s $1 Pay-It-Forward Slices

Rosa’s Fresh Pizza in Center City has been selling $1 slices since the pizza spot opened at the end of 2013. In addition to selling $1 slices, the pizza place is known for its customers who “buy forward” by purchasing a slice of pizza in advance for the next homeless person who comes into the […]

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January 9, 2015

Video Interlude: A Brand New Philly Video For 2015

There’s no doubt that Philadelphia is a 21st-century city. People come here to experience art, music, history, food, beer, shopping, festivals and sports. Any day, every day, it’s all happening right here in Philadelphia. To kick off the first full week of 2015, we’re sharing this new video, which uses stunning drone footage and an […]

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January 9, 2015

The New York Times Ranks Philadelphia #3 On Its List Of The 52 Best Places To Visit In 2015

The New York Times Ranks Philadelphia #3 On Its List Of The 52 Best Places To Visit In 2015

We know Philadelphia is a premier destination, and the place to be in 2015. Now, The New York Times has given that view a resounding endorsement. Today, The New York Times revealed its Top 52 Places To Go in 2015 — and Philadelphia is #3. Ranking third — after only Milan and Cuba — Philadelphia stands […]

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December 12, 2014

Roundup: Philadelphia-Inspired Gift Ideas For Gals, Guys And Kids This Holiday Season

Roundup: Philadelphia-Inspired Gift Ideas For Gals, Guys And Kids This Holiday Season

Follow Visit Philly’s board Philadelphia Holiday Gift Guide on Pinterest. ’Tis the season for the annual gift-giving holiday heyday, and there’s no time like the present to stock up on Philadelphia-made crafts, clothes, food and more for the lucky ones on your list. Here at Uwishunu, we aim to help make the holiday season merry […]

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October 1, 2014

Reading Terminal Market Named One Of The 10 Best Public Spaces In America

Reading Terminal Market Named One Of The 10 Best Public Spaces In America

It’s no secret to us that Philadelphia can claim some of the finest food-driven establishments in the entire country. Today, though, one of our quintessential culinary destinations has been nationally recognized: Reading Terminal Market is one of 2014’s Great Places in America. Each year, the Washington D.C.-based American Planning Association names significant public spaces to […]

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August 21, 2014

Contest Alert: Enter To Win A Free Trapeze Class For Two With Fly School Circus Arts Via Philly 360°

Fly School Circus Arts

Have you ever longed to run away and join the circus? Then, heads up! Here’s your chance to fly through the air with Fly School Circus Arts — for free. Tucked away in the ever-developing neighborhood of Kensington, Fly School Circus Arts offers up the chance to soar on a trapeze with regularly scheduled classes […]

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August 20, 2014

Pop-Up Dinner Parties In Philadelphia This Thursday, August 21: Dîner En Blanc Returns, Plus Dîner En Noir And Dîner En Sweatpants

Pop-Up Dinner Parties In Philadelphia This Thursday, August 21: Dîner En Blanc Returns, Plus Dîner En Noir And Dîner En Sweatpants

Don’t be alarmed if you spot a crowd of 3,400 people dressed completely in white and carting tables and chairs tomorrow night. This Thursday, August 21 marks the annual Dîner en Blanc event, a worldwide pop-up dining phenomenon celebrating its third year in Philadelphia. In 2014, the global event will appear in more than 40 […]

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August 20, 2014

Awesome News Alert: The Brand New Dilworth Park At City Hall To Open On Thursday, September 4 With Three Days Of Grand Opening Festivities

Dilworth Park

The wait is almost over, Philadelphia. After a more than seven years of planning, design and construction, the $55 million renovation of the concrete-laden Dilworth Plaza into the foliage-filled Dilworth Park is nearly complete. On Thursday, September 4 at 11 a.m., Dilworth Park will officially open to the public with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, followed by […]

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July 31, 2014

Contest Alert: Enter The Made In America Weekend Giveaway Sweepstakes To Win A Pair Of Two-Day Passes To The Music Festival And A Two-Night Hotel Stay In Philadelphia

Made in America Philadelphia

Are you ready to rock, Philadelphia? Jay Z’s epic Made in America Music Festival returns to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway for Labor Day Weekend 2014 on August 30 and 31, and we are psyched. This third year of the blockbuster urban music fest is going bicoastal, with simultaneous concerts here in Philadelphia and in Los […]

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July 8, 2014

Save The Date: Pop-Up Dinner Party Dîner En Blanc Returns For Its Third Year In Philadelphia On Thursday, August 21; Get On The Waiting List Now

Save The Date: Pop-Up Dinner Party Dîner En Blanc Returns For Its Third Year In Philadelphia On Thursday, August 21; Get On The Waiting List Now

The sensational Parisian-imported pop-up soiree, Dîner en Blanc returns to Philadelphia this August for its third year of enchanting white-clad celebrations. On Thursday, August 21, 3,400 participants will take over an iconic Philadelphia public space for an evening of dining, drinking, dancing, fashion, music and pageantry. Dîner en Blanc started as a casual reunion for […]

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