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December 9, 2014

South Philly Barbacoa Food Truck Teams Up With Isaiah Zagar, Lucio Palazzo And Others For Dinner At Isaiah’s On Monday, December 15

South Philly Barbacoa Food Truck Teams Up With Isaiah Zagar, Lucio Palazzo And Others For Dinner At Isaiah’s On Monday, December 15

Looks like Christmas came early for lovers of quality tacos, eating at nighttime and mosaic arts. The South Philly Barbacoa truck — typically only operational during the day time — is holding a real live dinner party at the renown artist Isaiah Zagar’s building off South Street. This is actually the first time Zagar’s two-story […]

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December 8, 2014

Now Open: Top Chef Kevin Sbraga Debuts His Third Philadelphia Restaurant Juniper Commons Today, Monday, December 8

Now Open: Top Chef Kevin Sbraga Debuts His Third Philadelphia Restaurant Juniper Commons Today, Monday, December 8

A photo posted by @junipercommons on Dec 12, 2014 at 11:53am PST New restaurant alert! Top Chef Kevin Sbraga’s latest endeavor Juniper Commons opens on South Street today, Monday, December 8. Philadelphia, Top Chef-alum Kevin Sbraga is seriously cooking. Just a day before celebrating the one-year anniversary of his second restaurant, The Fat Ham, Chef […]

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December 4, 2014

The South Street Headhouse District Hosts Its Annual Winter Wonderland Festival With A Christmas Tree Lighting, Holiday Craft Fair, Visit From Santa And More, Sunday, December 7

The South Street Headhouse District Hosts Its Annual Winter Wonderland Festival With A Christmas Tree Lighting, Holiday Craft Fair, Visit From Santa And More, Sunday, December 7

Calling all holiday fun seekers, the South Street Headhouse District presents its annual Winter Wonderland festival this Sunday, December 7. The historic Shambles at Headhouse Square will brim with festive cheer and good tidings from 3 to 7 p.m. while the neighborhood comes together to kick off its holiday season. Beneath the shambles, festivalgoers can […]

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December 4, 2014

Roundup: Your Complete Guide To 2014 Holiday Season Happenings In Philadelphia By Neighborhood

Elfreth's Alley

All across Philadelphia, city neighborhoods are full to the brim with holiday cheer — think tree-lighting celebrations, festive holiday markets and ice skating followed by dinner at a cozy neighborhood restaurant. From Rittenhouse and Old City to Historic Germantown and Chestnut Hill, there’s no shortage of charming Philadelphia locales worth exploring. Below, we’ve rounded up […]

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November 10, 2014

Celebrate The Season Of Feasting At Brauhaus Schmitz With A Traditional German Christmas Dinner Available November 11-December 21

Celebrate The Season Of Feasting At Brauhaus Schmitz With A Traditional German Christmas Dinner Available November 11-December 21

If you’ve ever longed for the roasted goose Christmas dinners of yore, and you’ve had it with flavorless turkey, now’s the time to visit Brauhaus Schmitz. The South Street beer hall begins its annual service of Traditional Christmas Dinner inspired by classic seasonal German cuisine tomorrow, Tuesday, November 11. Chef Jeremy Nolan’s feast starts with […]

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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 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 23, 2014

The Annual 215 Festival Spotlights Philadelphia’s Literary Scene On South Street This Weekend, October 23-26

South Street

Starting today, October 23 and running through Sunday, October 26, the 215 Festival returns to celebrate Philly’s literary scene with free readings, cocktail-fueled events and more. This year, the literary fest fills locations along South Street with a variety of events that celebrate the written word. The festivities kicks off tonight at 7 p.m. with […]

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October 21, 2014

Supper Introduces Monthly Happy Hour Happynings, Starting This Wednesday, October 22, 5:30-7:30 P.M.

Supper Introduces Monthly Happy Hour Happynings, Starting This Wednesday, October 22, 5:30-7:30 P.M.

Why does Philadelphia have so many amazing restaurants, purveyors and markets? Because our chefs are passionate. And in the spirit of foodie fervor, South Street restaurant Supper launches a new monthly series, Happy Hour Happynings, this Wednesday, October 22. From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month, chef/owner Mitch Prensky will […]

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September 22, 2014

Opening Alert: The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk, The Awesome Over-The-Water Extension Of The Schuylkill River Trail, To Officially Open On Thursday, October 2

Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

An opening date for the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk has been set for Thursday, October 2, and we can’t wait. This is a development project we first told you about three years ago, and we’re even more excited about it now than we were then. The boardwalk is going to be an awesome over-the-water extension of […]

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September 5, 2014

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

Brauhaus Schmitz

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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