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October 29, 2014

Roundup: Top 10 Last-Minute, Philadelphia-Inspired Halloween Costumes For 2014

Halloween hits this Friday — yup, this Friday — and to all those who’ve been sleeping on coming up with a costume, we’re here to help. Fortunately, Philadelphia is an endless source of inspiration for dress-up ideas. Costumed historic characters roam the streets around town daily, so Halloween costumes based on historic figures are a […]

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May 28, 2013

Hey Sports Fans! The Phillie Phanatic To Appear At The Independence Visitor Center During A Free Phillies Celebration, Today, May 28

To kick off the sale of Phillies tickets at the Independence Visitor Center, the Phillies and the IVC are hosting a free celebration today, May 28 from 11 a.m. until noon, featuring a very special fan favorite: the Phillie Phanatic! The Phanatic will make his way through the Visitor Center, interacting with fans and decked […]

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March 22, 2013

Get Ready For Baseball! The Phillies Paint The Town Red Week Gets Sports Fans In The Spirit, March 23-30

The start of the Phillies season is almost here, folks! The home opener, Friday, April 5, is fast approaching and the Red Phillie Phanatic is ready to get you in the Phillies spirit. Paint the Town Red Week returns on March 23 and lasts until March 30. The Red Phillie Phanatic will be at select […]

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February 25, 2013

Video Interlude: The Phillie Phanatic Does A Phanatic Version Of The Harlem Shake On The Today Show

  Yes, the Harlem Shake meme may have already had its 15 minutes, but when the Phillie Phanatic takes over The Today Show offices in New York City and gets a bunch of workers to wear Phillies gear for an impromptu Harlem Shake video, like he did earlier today, we’ll bite. Solid shake, Phanatic. Solid […]

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January 2, 2013

Uwishunu Asks: “What New Year’s Resolution Would You Make For Philadelphia This Year?”

With the holiday season in high gear, it’s a good time to reflect on the good fortune bestowed on Philadelphia this past year. From well-deserved accolades — being named one of the top 10 destinations for 2013, and home to the Best Sandwich in America — to exciting development projects — the opening of The […]

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December 6, 2012

Celebrate The Holidays At Citizens Bank Park, December 15-16: Phanatic As Phanta Claus, Tree Lighting, Merchandise Sales And More

On December 15 and 16, celebrate Christmas at Citizens Bank Park. The stadium will be hosting a tree lighting, food drive, Majestic Clubhouse sales, meet and greets with broadcast personalities, pictures with the Phillie Phanatic as Phanta Claus and more. Spread the holiday cheer by donating items to the food drive which will benefit We […]

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October 26, 2012

Harry Potter’s Guide To Philadelphia: A Special Hogwartsian Itinerary In Honor Of Chestnut Hill’s Annual Harry Potter Festival

Chestnut Hill is bringing back its bewitchingly popular Harry Potter Weekend for 2012, hitting Germantown Avenue this Friday through Sunday, October 26-28. We’re huge fans of the festival, and we want to make sure you’re fully equipped for a weekend’s worth of entertainment so wild it will knock you off your broomstick. So we’ve consulted […]

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July 25, 2012

Reminder: Philadelphia Orchestra’s Free Neighborhood Concerts Return This Week, At Curtis Arboretum July 26 And Penn’s Landing July 27

The world-renowned Philadelphia Orchestra continues their Free Neighborhood Concert Series for 2012 with two free outdoor concerts this week, Thursday, July 26 and Friday, July 27. For both programs, Cristian Macelaru will conduct the orchestra in the Dvorak Carnival Overture; Saint-Saëns “Bacchanale,” from Samson and Delilah; Fauré Pavane; Wagner “The Ride of the Valkyries,” from […]

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April 11, 2012

Board The SEPTA Phillies Express Tonight In Celebration Of Citizens Bank Park Opening Night

It’s the Phillies’ Opening Night at Citizens Bank Park, and SEPTA, the easiest way to get to the ballpark, is making transportation even easier. SEPTA will host a “Phillies Express” train tonight, taking the Phillie Phanatic and Phillies fans to the game aboard the convenient Broad Street Line straight to the Sports Complex. In fact, […]

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