Follow Us
Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Subscribe to RSS

July 14, 2014

The Third Annual Dog Days Of Summer Cook-Off Heats Up The Historic Shambles At Headhouse Square, Saturday, July 19

In the mood for a frankfurter? How about 20? On Saturday, July 19, 20 of the area’s top restaurants and food trucks will compete for the title of Top Grill Master during the Third Annual Dog Days of Summer Cook-Off. And the medium of choice: hot dogs! The action takes place just off of South […]

Read more»

April 30, 2014

Brauhaus Schmitz’s Annual Maifest, A Daylong German Beer And Food Festival, Runs Alongside The South Street Festival This Saturday, May 3

Bring on the block party! This Saturday, May 3, South Street hosts a huge eight-block and nine-hour spring festival, the South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival. Complementing the South Street Spring Festival, Brauhaus Schmitz hosts its second-annual Maifest, a full day of drinking, eating, dancing around a maipole and additional German-themed merriment. From 11 a.m. […]

Read more»

April 29, 2014

Super Spring Saturday Festival: Our Guide To The South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival With Eight Blocks Of Outdoor Fun, Saturday, May 3

Philadelphia’s phenomenal festival season reaches its first crescendo this Saturday, May 3 — or, as we’ve dubbed it, Super Spring Saturday. One of three blockbuster festivals taking place this Saturday, the South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival returns for its second year to celebrate the neighborhood’s awesome array of attractions, dining, shopping and so much […]

Read more»

April 16, 2014

Spring Festival Alert: The South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival Returns With Eight Blocks Of Outdoor Fun, Saturday, May 3

Philadelphia’s fantastic festival season reaches its first crescendo on Saturday, May 3 with a number of blockbuster festivals. From 11 a.m. until 8 p.m., the South Street Headhouse District Spring Festival will takeover South Street between Front and 8th streets, and continue on the 2nd Street Plaza between South and Lombard streets, including the historic […]

Read more»

April 15, 2014

The Philly Zombie Crawl Takes Over South Street Bars And The Theatre Of Living Arts With Drink Specials, Music And More, On Sunday, April 20

The zombies are coming! Put on your finest Zombie-style attire for the annual Philly Zombie Crawl, which is slated to take over South Street on Sunday, April 20. Leaving from the Theatre of Living Arts at about 8 p.m. the bar crawl shuffles its way up and down South Street with stops at Tattooed Mom, […]

Read more»

April 14, 2014

The South Street Headhouse District Celebrates Easter With Its 83rd Annual Easter Promenade, Sunday, April 20

Here comes Peter Cottontail, Philadelphia. The South Street Headhouse District celebrates the Easter holiday with its 83rd (!) annual Easter Promenade, a full day of free family fun. On Easter Sunday, April 20, families are encouraged to dress in their Easter best for a parade down South Street beginning at 12:30 p.m. — from Passyunk […]

Read more»

March 31, 2014

PHAIR Open-Air Market Opens For The Spring Season At The Headhouse Square Shambles This Saturday, April 5

After a successful first year in 2013, PHAIR open-air market returns to Philly with artisan vendors and local food to boot. This year, the market sets up shop at the Headhouse Square Shambles or the 2nd Street Plaza, which are conveniently next to each other, on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. PHAIR promises […]

Read more»

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 […]

Read more»

March 12, 2014

Roundup: Our Picks For St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations In The Philadelphia Region In 2014

Break out the green, Philadelphia. This week, the city embraces its Irish heritage for St. Patrick’s Day. Whether your St. Patrick’s Day dream is drinking pints of Irish beer with friends or watching the St. Patrick’s Day parade on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, there’s sure to be an event for you. This year, St. Patrick’s […]

Read more»

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 […]

Read more»