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August 28, 2014

Opening Alert: Michael Solomonov And Steven Cook Debut Abe Fisher On Sansom Street This Tuesday, September 2

The elements of Jewish cuisine are nothing if not varied. To some, Jewish food means matzo ball soup and latkes; to others, though, traditional fare also includes smoked meats, cured fish and even Chinese fried rice. These diverse flavors are all legit at Abe Fisher, the brand-new restaurant from CookNSolo Restaurants inspired by the culinary […]

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August 20, 2014

Reminder: Philadelphia Weekly’s Annual Concerts In The Park Series Hits Rittenhouse Square Tonight, Wednesday, August 20

Get ready to rock out alfresco in Rittenhouse Square during the 24th annual Concerts in the Park series, sponsored by Philadelphia Weekly. The blowout concert series returns to Philadelphia’s town square tonight, August 20, with live music from established local and national bands spanning musical genres from jazz to rock, world to indie. The free […]

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August 13, 2014

Tonight Picks: Prom On The Parkway At The Oval, Free Concert In Rittenhouse Square, Center City Sips, Dining Under The Stars In Media And More

The skies have cleared just in time for Center City Sips which brings sweet happy hour deals to more than 80 bars in Center City, Rittenhouse, Midtown Village and Old City. Enjoy the summer night and have a few drinks alfresco — check out our guide to the best outdoor spots for Center City Sips. […]

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August 11, 2014

Philadelphia Weekly’s Annual Concerts In The Park Series Returns To Rittenhouse Square Wednesdays, August 13 And August 20

Get ready to rock out alfresco in Rittenhouse Square during the 24th annual Concerts in the Park series, sponsored by Philadelphia Weekly. The blowout concert series returns to Philadelphia’s town square on the next two Wednesday evenings, August 13 and August 20, with live music from established local and national bands spanning musical genres from […]

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August 6, 2014

Coming Attraction: A Grand New 15,000-Square-Foot Spa And Club To Debut Later This Summer At The Rittenhouse Hotel

The spa scene in Philadelphia is about to see a major upgrade. Marking the culmination of The Rittenhouse hotel’s multi-million dollar enhancement, which began in 2012, The Rittenhouse Spa & Club – Hair by Paul Labrecque is nearly ready to be unveiled. Scheduled to open late-summer 2014 — just weeks from now — the expansive […]

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August 5, 2014

Quince Productions’ Annual GayFest! Returns Today For A Month-Long Celebration Of LGBT Theater, August 5-23

The curtain is ready to rise on the only LGBT theater festival in Philadelphia: GayFest! 2014 kicks off today, Tuesday, August 5. Now in its fourth year, GayFest! brings a slew of LGBT theater to Center City. From limited engagements to longer running shows, the festival includes 40 performances at four locations over 19 days. […]

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August 4, 2014

Reminder: The Rittenhouse Row Culinary Collective Launches Four Nights Of Dining Specials Today, August 4 Through Thursday, August 7

Do you have your reservations? Kicking off today, Monday, August 4, and running through Thursday, August 7, a collection of Rittenhouse Square-area restaurants have banded together to present the Rittenhouse Row Culinary Collective, a four-day event series of varied dinners and tasting events. Restaurant-industry organizers — Kevin Sbraga, Top Chef alum and chef of Sbraga, […]

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July 29, 2014

The Rittenhouse Row Culinary Collective Presents Four Nights Of Distinctive Dining Events And Special Menus, August 4-7

In a city built on independence, it’s only natural that a new dining event series should have very few restrictions and nearly infinite options. Monday, August 4 through Thursday, August 7, a collection of Rittenhouse Square-area restaurants have banded together to present the Rittenhouse Row Culinary Collective, a four-day offering of varied dinners and tasting […]

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July 25, 2014

Shop The Stadler-Kahn One-Day Off-Site Garage Sale Of Dreams For Sweet Summer Deals, This Sunday, July 27

Every summer, the dog days bring sweet retail therapy with ubiquitous end-of-summer sales. This Sunday, July 27, incredible one-of-a-kind finds in the style of Rittenhouse Square textile and design shop Stadler-Kahn will be on sale, too — but not at the shop. Stadler-Kahn, an “elevated five & dime,” stocks gorgeous gifts, vintage objects, fine art […]

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July 23, 2014

A.Bar, AKA Rittenhouse’s Intimate Cocktail Bar, Now Serving Chef Eli Kulp’s Brand-New Menu And Offering Expanded Hours

This past spring, the talented team behind acclaimed Old City establishments Fork and High Street on Market — chef Eli Kulp and owner Ellen Yin — ventured west to Rittenhouse Square to create entirely new menus for dining destinations a.kitchen and a.bar. To complement the recently launched (and immediately lauded) new menus at a.kitchen, a […]

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