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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 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

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.

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

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

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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August 19, 2014

Twilight In The Gardens Brings Live Music, Crafts, Tours And BYOB Fun To Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, This Friday, August 22

Explore Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens by nightfall at the South Street attraction’s August edition of its Twilight in the Gardens event. This Friday, August 22 from 7 to 10 p.m., music and art come together for a night of performances, drinks, crafts, tours and more. Groove to live music provided by local band, Jackie Paper, a […]

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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 […]

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July 11, 2014

Reminder: The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series Continues Today With A Stop At The Brand New PHS Pop-Up Garden Starting At 4 P.M.

The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series Is BACK After a one-week hiatus for the city’s July 4th celebrations, the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series is back. And if there’s one thing that we’ve learned after the first four weeks of the series, it’s that you guys really love your beer gardens. Turnout for the series […]

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July 8, 2014

Reminder: The PHS Pop-Up Garden Opens For The 2014 Summer Season Today, July 8 At 5:30 P.M. At 15th And South Streets

The long-awaited PHS Pop-Up Garden opens on South Street today! Check out this sneak peek via Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Instagram. It’s time to raise a brew to the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, folks. The 2014 PHS Pop-Up Garden opens on South Street on today Tuesday, July 8 at 5:30 p.m. As we’ve mentioned, this year’s installment […]

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July 7, 2014

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Hosts July Garden Sips, An Evening Of Crafts, Live Music, Drinks And More, Wednesday, July 9

Sip, craft and explore as Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens hosts the July installment of its Garden Sips event. From 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9, the South Street attraction keeps its doors open a little later than usual as it invites guests in for live music, crafts and beer and wine. Crafts include a […]

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