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November 19, 2014

The Philadelphia Marathon Hits Town This Weekend, November 21-23 With More Than 30,000 Participants; Our Complete Spectator’s Guide To The Race, Free Fitness Expo, Kids Fun Run & More

On your mark, get set, go! The 21st annual Philadelphia Marathon takes off this weekend and runners, fans, spectators and local businesses are stepping into high gear for the enormous event — one of the top 10 races in America. With a fast course that winds through the city’s historic downtown, past the stunning Philadelphia […]

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November 11, 2014

Opening Alert: The Rothman Institute Ice Rink At Dilworth Park To Welcome Skaters For The First Time This Friday, November 14

Heads up, skating enthusiasts: the Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Park opens to the public this Friday, November 14 at noon. Following the opening of brand-new public space Dilworth Park, which transformed the west side of City Hall into a multi-use public plaza this fall, the expansive plaza will remain just as appealing to […]

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November 7, 2014

The Philly Bike Expo Returns This Weekend, November 8-9, With Group Rides, Hundreds Of Exhibitors, Cyclist Yoga, Food Trucks And More

The 2014 Philly Bike Expo hits the Philadelphia Convention Center this weekend, November 8-9, for two jam-packed days of all things cycling. Since 2010, the folks behind Bilenky Cycle Works have organized this annual celebration of the Philly biking scene, which has certainly gained momentum these past five years, especially with the recent buzz about […]

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November 5, 2014

PPL Park Hosts The Army-Navy Cup, A Historic Rivalry, On Friday, November 7

This Friday, November 7 at 7 p.m., PPL Park, the Philadelphia Union’s home turf, hosts a major collegiate soccer game as the 81st-annual Army-Navy Cup fills the stadium with cheering fans and plenty of competitive spirt. The final weekend of the collegiate season is marked by the annual Army-Navy Cup, a rivalry that goes way […]

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November 4, 2014

Sly Fox Brewery To Host Their First-Ever Cyclocross Event With More Than A Dozen Races This Sunday, November 9 At Their Pottstown Brewery

Sly Fox Brewing Company raises a pint to the Belgian tradition of cyclocross and beer by hosting its first-ever Sly Fox Cyclocross this Sunday, November 9, at their Pottstown Brewery location. The day-long event will bring more than 100 cyclists and many more spectators and fans to the brewery for a full day of bicycle […]

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October 27, 2014

The 2014 Philadelphia Marathon Weekend Races Through The City November 21-23; Runner Registration Ends This Saturday, November 1

Let the countdown to one of the biggest weekend events in the Philadelphia area begin. The 2014 Philadelphia Marathon returns November 21-23, and runners, fans, spectators and local businesses should start to gear up for the enormous event — one of the top ten races in America. With a fast course that winds through the […]

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October 23, 2014

The 2014 Thomas Eakins Head Of The Schuylkill Regatta Returns To Philadelphia This Weekend, Saturday And Sunday, October 25-26

This weekend, rowers from all over the world will flow to Philadelphia for the renowned Thomas Eakins Head of the Schuylkill Regatta, returning Saturday and Sunday, October 25 and 26. What began with just 160 rowers in 1971 is now one of the largest rowing competitions in the world — and it’s right here in […]

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October 22, 2014

Mo’ne Davis Stars In Touching New Commercial That Debuted During Last Night’s World Series Game; Watch The Full Spike Lee-Directed Documentary

Mo’ne Davis won over the hearts of Philadelphia this summer when she and the Taney Dragons made an amazing run in the 2014 Little League World Series. Well, prepare for her to win over your heart all over again with this awesome and empowering new commercial she stars in for Chevrolet. The Spike Lee-directed ad […]

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October 15, 2014

Coming Attraction: A Brand New Ice Skating Rink To Debut At Dilworth Park At City Hall On Friday, November 14

Last month, brand-new public space Dilworth Park transformed the west side of City Hall into a multi-use public plaza. Almost immediately, the 120,557-square-foot outdoor space became a bustling hub for commuters and visitors thanks to its pedestrian-friendly amenities, a Jose Garces-operated cafe, a computer-programmable fountain, a full slate of entertaining programming and active rail headhouses, […]

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October 6, 2014

Save The Date: The Head Of The Schuylkill Regatta Returns To The Water With Collegiate, High School And Master Rowers On October 25 And 26

Crew fans, heads up. Huge rowing competition the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta returns at the end of this month, October 25 and 26. Bringing together more than 75 college crews, 150 high school crews and master rowers, elite rowers and previous world champions, the longstanding regatta eventually has become the largest one-day rowing competition […]

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