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September 22, 2014

The Great 12-Hour Tour, A Totally Free Tour Of The Entire City Of Philadelphia, Returns This Weekend, Saturday, September 27

This weekend, discover an amazing array of Philadelphia’s museums, cultural venues, historic sites and organizations in a single day on the annual Great 12-Hour Tour. This Saturday, September 27, embark on a free, ambitious 12-hour walking tour of Philadelphia led by members of the Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides, some of the most knowledgable tour […]

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August 13, 2014

The Franklin Flea Summer Market Returns To The McCall Schoolyard At 7th And Delancey Streets This Saturday, August 16

Take note, shoppers. This weekend marks the final Franklin Flea market of the summer! The marvelous Philadelphia-centric market returns this Saturday, August 16 to set up shop alfresco in the McCall School’s yard on 7th Street in Society Hill from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. After a season housed indoors at the historic Strawbridge’s Building […]

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July 16, 2014

Franklin Flea Takes It Outside With A Summer Market On The Grounds Of The McCall School At 7th And Delancey Streets This Saturday, July 19

Heads up, treasure hunters. The marvelous Philadelphia-centric Franklin Flea market returns this weekend to set up shop alfresco in the McCall School’s yard on 7th Street in Society Hill. After a booming winter and spring season housed indoors at the historic Strawbridge’s Building at 8th and Market streets, the highly curated flea market continues its […]

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May 13, 2014

The Society Hill Open House And Garden Tour Puts The Spotlight On 10 Homes Throughout The Neighborhood, Sunday, May 18

Explore the homes of the historic Society Hill neighborhood as residents open their doors and gardens for the 36th annual open house and garden tour, a spring walking tour throughout the charming district. This Sunday, May 18, take in the architecture and decor at 10 private homes, ranging from modern remodels to original 18th-century designs. […]

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May 2, 2014

Now Open: Society Hill Society, A New Restaurant Specializing In Classic Pennsylvania Fare And Cocktails At 2nd And Pine Streets

Nestled in the winding streets of Society Hill inside of an old corner tavern, Society Hill Society quietly opened its doors on in April and has since been filling stomachs with the classic flavors of Philadelphia and farm-fresh ingredients from the nearby Headhouse Farmers’ Market. Open for dinner and drinks every day of the week, […]

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March 25, 2014

The South Street Headhouse District Revives Its Fourth Friday Event For The Spring Season, Starting This Friday, March 29

With the promise of seasonal spring conditions on the horizon, the South Street Headhouse District and Fabric Row are set to relaunch a monthly Fourth Friday fete on South 4th Street this Friday, March 28. Rather than close up shop at 6 or 7 p.m., the independent businesses along historic Fabric Row will keep the […]

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January 9, 2014

Celebrate Tu B’shvat, Or The Jewish New Year For Trees, With The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society At Zahav, Wednesday, January 15

In honor of Tu B’shvat, also known as the Jewish New Year for trees, The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is teaming up with Zahav for an evening of food and environmental progress on Wednesday, January 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. Chef Michael Solomonov is slated to serve up up a wine and tasting menu featuring […]

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December 16, 2013

A Very Jewish Christmas Returns To Zahav With A Vietnamese Menu And Surprise Movies, Monday, December 23

Looking to observe the longstanding Jewish tradition of marking Christmas with Asian food and a movie? Reserve a spot to celebrate at Zahav as the modern-Israli restaurant hosts its annual holiday bash, A Very Jewish Christmas. On Monday, December 23, Zahav’s mastermind chef Michael Solomonov and his sous chef Tyler Akin invite diners to share […]

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December 4, 2013

The South Street Headhouse District Presents A Christmas Tree Lighting, Holiday Shopping, Santa And More For Its Winter Wonderland Event, Sunday, December 8

Calling all holiday enthusiasts, the South Street Headhouse District presents its annual Winter Wonderland event, a day brimming with cheer and good tidings. On Sunday, December 8 from 4 to 7 p.m., the Headhouse Shambles on 2nd Street between Pine and South streets serves as the festival hub complete with holiday shopping from South Street […]

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December 2, 2013

Roundup: Our Picks For 2013 Holiday Festivities In Neighborhoods Throughout Philadelphia

[This holiday season, let Uwishunu be your merry guide. From brilliant lights and must-see attractions to festive events and jolly good times, check out our daily updates on holiday happenings in Philadelphia right here.] All across Philadelphia, city neighborhoods are full to the brim with holiday cheer — think Santa-themed bar crawls, tree lighting celebrations, […]

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