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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 [...]

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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, [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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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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 [...]

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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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November 25, 2013

Roundup: A Guide To Christmas Tree Lighting Celebrations In The Philadelphia Region In 2013

It doesn’t truly feel like the holiday season until Christmas trees are set up and decked out all around the city. From Rittenhouse Square to East Passyunk Avenue to the Christmas Village in Love Park, areas all around town (and the countryside, too) welcome brightly lit Christmas trees to central spots to spread holiday cheer. [...]

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October 21, 2013

The South Street Headhouse District Brings Autumnal Family Fun To The Spotlight At Its Fifth Annual Pumpkin Fall Festival, Saturday, October 26

On Saturday, October 26, the South Street Headhouse District turns into a haven for fall festivities as it hosts its fifth-annual Pumpkin Fall Festival underneath the historic Headhouse Square Shambles at 2nd and Lombard streets. From noon to 5 p.m., families are invited to bask in the goodness of all that fall has to offer [...]

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