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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 28, 2014

Bainbridge Green Hosting An Alfresco Food Truck And Beer Festival Tuesday Evening, October 28 To Raise Awareness For The New Park Space

Bainbridge Green, an initiative to transform Bainbridge Street from 3rd to 5th streets into a re-imagined public space and park for community programming, hosts a food truck and beer festival tonight, October 28 at the site of the proposed development. From 6 to 10 p.m., head to the park, which will be decorated with blooms […]

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October 21, 2014

The Headhouse Shambles Hosts A Pumpkin Fall Fest Complete With Shopping From PHAIR, Pumpkin Painting, Music And More, October 25

Celebrate all things fall at the annual South Street Headhouse District Pumpkin Fall Fest, returning this Saturday, October 25. From noon to 5 p.m., fall-centric activities for children and adults alike will fill the historic Headhouse Shambles. Enjoy hay rides, pumpkin painting, crafts from Fleisher Art Memorial’s ColorWheels mobile art studio, storytelling, circus aerial performances, […]

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September 5, 2014

Save The Date: Brauhaus Schmitz Celebrates Oktoberfest 2014 With Its Annual Street Festival On Saturday, September 20

Most people probably need time to prepare to face 2,000 pounds of roast pork and sausage, so this should be considered an official heads up: Brauhaus Schmitz Oktoberfest 2014 will take place on Saturday, September 20. And there will be lots and lots of meat. The South Street bierhall is going above and beyond in […]

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August 25, 2014

The Five Dollar Comedy Week Brings Laugh-Out-Loud Performances To The Shubin Theatre, August 25-31

Looking for some laughs? For those who love to chuckle (that’s everybody, in case you forgot), the city’s burgeoning comedy scene is worth some attention this week. Beginning today, super-affordable comedic theater takes the stage at the intimate Shubin Theatre in Queen Village for the first-ever Five Dollar Comedy Week in Philadelphia. The Comedy Week […]

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August 22, 2014

The South Philly Garden Tour Puts The Spotlight On More Than 16 Public And Private Gardens In South Philly, Saturday, September 6

Feast your eyes on some of the most impressive gardens in South Philly at the fourth annual South Philly Garden Tour on Saturday, September 6. The self-guided tours take garden-lovers to more than 16 gardens from 2nd to 10th streets from Fitzwater to Moore streets. The tours take guests through a variety of hidden and […]

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August 20, 2014

Score Deep Discounts On Summertime Footwear At Bus Stop Boutique’s Last Stop Mini Warehouse Sale, August 21-24

Summer may be winding down, but Queen Village shop Bus Stop Boutique is gearing up for its Last Stop Mini Warehouse Sale. Kicking off this Thursday, August 21, and running through Sunday, August 24, British-born proprietress Elena Brennan will dole out discounts of up to 75% off on footwear for men and women. Pop down […]

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July 8, 2014

Roundup: Our Guide To Bastille Day Festivals, Events And Dinners In And Around Philadelphia

Happy Bastille Day, Philadelphia. In celebration of the storming of the historic Bastille in Paris, an event that fueled the French Revolution, Philadelphia attractions, bars and restaurants host events perfect for raising a beret to the holiday during block parties, bar crawls, food and drink specials and much more. Bastille Day is officially Monday, July […]

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June 9, 2014

Roundup: Our Picks For Father’s Day Dinner, Brunch And Events In And Around Philadelphia

It’s time to show pop some love. Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 15, and to celebrate dear ol’ dad, a slew of Philadelphia restaurants, bars and attractions host Father’s Day celebrations all weekend long. From free steak dinners and free beer for Dad, to an outdoor extravaganza on Independence Mall, making every father in […]

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May 1, 2014

The Food Trust’s Headhouse Farmers’ Market Opens For The Spring Season This Sunday, May 4

This spring, take your weekly produce shopping alfresco. One of the city’s largest outdoor farmers’ markets, The Food Trust’s Headhouse Farmers’ Market, opens for the season this Sunday, May 4. Starting this Sunday and running every Sunday through the fall, the South Street Shambles at 2nd and Lombard streets house more than 40 food distributor’s […]

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