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October 28, 2014

The South Street Neighborhood Celebrates Day Of The Dead With A Festival And Parade From Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens On Sunday, November 2

The South Street neighborhood and Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens team up to celebrate Day of the Dead, or Día de Muertos, with a parade and festival on Sunday, November 2. The festivities will start with a parade that leaves from Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens at 1:45 p.m. Skeleton puppets, dancers, mariachi music and Frida Kahlo-costumed guests will […]

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October 24, 2014

A Guide To Day Of The Dead Celebrations In Philadelphia: Festivals And Special Events At Museums, Restaurants, Bars And Beyond

Gear up for a fiesta, Philadelphia! Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, arrives in Philadelphia with a slew of festive happenings. Officially, Day of the Dead begins on Thursday, October 31 with All Hallows’ Eve and runs through Sunday, November 2 when it ends with All Souls’ Day, but lucky for us, […]

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August 19, 2014

Twilight In The Gardens Brings Live Music, Crafts, Tours And BYOB Fun To Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, This Friday, August 22

Explore Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens by nightfall at the South Street attraction’s August edition of its Twilight in the Gardens event. This Friday, August 22 from 7 to 10 p.m., music and art come together for a night of performances, drinks, crafts, tours and more. Groove to live music provided by local band, Jackie Paper, a […]

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August 6, 2014

Tonight Picks: Restaurant Week In Fishtown, Northern Liberties And Penn’s Landing, Center City Sips, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday, Summer Concert At The Penn Museum And More

Wednesday nights kick off the week’s programming at The Oval, the popular pop-up park on the Parkway. Tonight, enjoy the beer garden, a bocce league, Tai Chi class and more. Tonight, take advantage of super summer deals all around town. Restaurant Week deals fill more than a dozen restaurants in Northern Liberties, Fishtown and Penn’s […]

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July 9, 2014

Tonight Picks: Free Music At The Kimmel Center, Center City Sips, Twin Lobster Dinner At Oyster House, Beer Garden Wednesday At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art And More

The city isn’t slowing down after its epic week and weekend of July 4th events. Cool events take center stage across Philadelphia. The Kimmel Center opens its doors for free music as its Sittin’ In concert and dance party returns for July and tonight, features a Grammy-nominated guitarist. From 5 to 7 p.m., Center City […]

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July 7, 2014

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Hosts July Garden Sips, An Evening Of Crafts, Live Music, Drinks And More, Wednesday, July 9

Sip, craft and explore as Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens hosts the July installment of its Garden Sips event. From 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9, the South Street attraction keeps its doors open a little later than usual as it invites guests in for live music, crafts and beer and wine. Crafts include a […]

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May 22, 2014

Enjoy Live Music And Amazing Art At Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens’ Twilight In The Gardens Party, This Friday, May 23

This Friday night, why not spend an evening under the stars at one of the most distinctive spots in Philadelphia? From 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, May 23, Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens hosts its monthly Twilight in the Gardens series, an evening filled with art, music and interactive fun. This month, local band The Late […]

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March 11, 2014

Celebrate The 75th Birthday Of Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Founding Artist Isaiah Zagar This Sunday, March 16

Happy Birthday, Mr. Zagar! The great Philadelphia mosaic artist Isaiah Zagar celebrates his 75th birthday this month, and on Sunday, March 16, his fans are invited to join in an afternoon-long birthday party at Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, the whimsical South Street gallery and garden he created as a community-driven art space. A South Street fixture […]

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March 4, 2014

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For March 2014 Art Happenings In And Around The City

With so much happening on Philadelphia’s arts and culture scene, we want to make Uwishunu, in conjunction with sister site With Art Philadelphia, your one-stop-shop for all that’s happening with local art. Every month, we gather our top art picks, featuring exhibits and events at smaller, alternative galleries and art spaces, as well as at […]

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February 18, 2014

The Free Library Of Philadelphia Presents One Book, One Philadelphia 2014 With Literary Events Across The City Through March 19

Attention bookworms! The Free Library of Philadelphia has selected an epic work of fact-based fiction as the focus of this year’s One Book, One Philadelphia, a program that encourages literacy and community throughout the city. This year’s book selection, The Yellow Birds by U.S. military veteran Kevin Powers, is a gripping story about the war […]

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