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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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September 18, 2013

Tonight Picks: The Philadelphia Collection Kicks Off, The Fringe Festival And Oktoberfest Carry On, Restaurant Week, Art Openings And More

As the fall festival season swings in to its prime — there are more than a dozen scheduled for this weekend alone! — this city’s opportunities for festive happenings rolls back well into Wednesday. With the weather cooperating so beautifully, you’ll definitely want to head out tonight to take advantage of a slew of after-dark […]

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August 15, 2013

Philadelphia Neighborhoods: Our Guide To The Restaurants, Bars, Markets And Cafes In The Queen Village Neighborhood Of Philadelphia

[This spring, Visit Philly launched an effort to promote 14 different neighborhoods surrounding Center City Philadelphia. With our new complementary "Philadelphia Neighborhoods" post series, Uwishunu is teaming up with Visit Philly to promote all the awesome dining, shopping, arts, nightlife, events and more within Philly's many exciting neighborhoods.] The tree-lined South Philadelphia neighborhood of Queen […]

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June 20, 2013

Chef Michael Solomonov’s Annual Down The Shore Bash Hits Morgan’s Pier With Eight Chefs And The West Philly Orchestra, Monday, July 1

Disco and Klezmer tunes alongside European Jewish BBQ don’t usually jibe, but if anyone can make it work, it’s Zahav’s Michael Solomonov. Join Solomonov and eight of the city’s best chefs for a night of delectable dishes, delicious drinks and disco dancing at Down the Shore 4: Klezmer Inferno on Monday, July 1. The annual […]

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October 15, 2012

Roundup: Top Picks For Where To Get A Taste Of Prohibition At Bars, Restaurants And Museums Throughout Philadelphia

Prohibition, the alcohol-free period in American history between 1919 and 1933, made a huge cultural impact on our nation and continues to be an influential, intriguing slice of history today. From TV shows like HBO’s Atlantic City-set Boardwalk Empire to festive 1920s celebrations around the city, the Philadelphia region toasts to Prohibition all year long. […]

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September 27, 2012

American Sardine Bar To Host Sausage Fest This Saturday, September 29: Homemade Sausages From Twelve Philadelphia Chefs, Plus Oktoberfest And Pumpkin Draughts

American Sardine Bar’s Sausage Fest this weekend, Saturday, September 29, is going to be a winner. Twelve guest chefs from Philadelphia bars and restaurants are bringing their homemade sausages to American Sardine Bar for a sausage party like no other. Bring an appetite. Starting at 4 p.m., you can eat stuffed meat to your heart’s […]

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May 22, 2012

Roundup: Where To Celebrate National Escargot Day At Philadelphia Restaurants, Thursday, May 24

National Escargot Day, another one of those wacky yet delicious holidays, is this Thursday, May 24. From apps to four course dinners, we’ve rounded up a few spots to indulge in the French gastronomic delicacy right here in Philadelphia. Note that a few are celebrating a day early, May 23. Check it out: • Amis: […]

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December 13, 2011

Franklin Mortgage And Southwark Make Food & Wine’s 50 Best Bars

Food & Wine Magazine has released a list of the 50 Best Bars in the country and representing Philadelphia are two of our finest: Franklin Mortgage & Investment Co. in Rittenhouse and Southwark in Queen Village. At The Franklin, F&W recommends “tasty new inventions like the Peckinpah (mezcal, rum, lime juice and blackberry-habanero syrup).” The mag calls Southwark “a pioneer in the resurgence of classic cocktails in Philadelphia,” one that “specializes in old-time drinks like Sazeracs, Jupiters and Mary Pickfords.” Two very solid picks. [Food & Wine]

June 2, 2011

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Philly Beer Week “Meet The Brewer” Events

With Philly Beer Week just one day away, we’ve shared with you our guides to the week’s festivals, some of the funkiest events on tap, Philly Beer Week dinners and other foodie events and a general Philly Beer Week 101 overview. One of the week’s main event categories is “Meet the Brewer” nights, which involve […]

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May 26, 2011

Philly Beer Week Dinners: Our Top Picks For Some Of The Week’s Best Dining Events Featuring Philadelphia’s Most Popular Chefs And Brewers

Philly Beer Week 2011 has assembled a triumvirate of taste with “The Chef, The Brewer, and The Farmer,” a new dinner series that brings together the region’s most talented brewers, Philadelphia’s awesome chefs and the best farmers around. A foodie dream come true, the series takes place during Philly Beer Week, from June 5 to […]

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