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March 28, 2014

The Pennsylvania Academy Of The Fine Arts Blossoms When PAFA In Bloom Brings More Than 60 Floral Designs Into The Galleries, April 4-6

Signs of spring are in the air, and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts celebrates by welcoming the sights of the season — gorgeous flowers! — into its galleries. From April 4 through 6, a three-day showcase of floral art and design will bloom in the historic halls of PAFA’s Landmark Building on North [...]

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March 20, 2014

Philly Wine Week Picks: Our Guide To Opening And Ongoing Events

Beginning this Sunday, March 23, the city uncorks red, white and sparkling wines (along with tons of great food pairings) for the first-ever Philly Wine Week. The wine-centric fete runs through next Sunday, March 30 and brings dozens and dozens of events to more than 10 participating bars. Participants include Alla Spina, High Street on [...]

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March 14, 2014

Roundup: Best Pizza in Philadelphia — Where To Find The Best Pizza In Neighborhoods Across The City

If there is one dish with practically universal appeal, it must be pizza. There’s something about the cheesy, sauce-laden goodness of a pizza pie that just never seems to get old, even when it’s actually a few days old (c’mon, cold pizza for breakfast is delicious). Fortunately, finding amazing pizza in Philadelphia can be as [...]

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February 21, 2014

Coming Attraction: Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Officially Announces Plans For A Brand-New Property On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Exiting news, Philadelphia. This week, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants officially announced plans to develop a third Philadelphia hotel, bringing its sophisticated brand to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. In 2016 or 2017, the 247,000-square-foot building that’s long served as home to Pennsylvania’s Family Division of the Court of Common Pleas will transform into a brand-new $85 [...]

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January 28, 2014

The 22nd Annual African American Children’s Book Fair Returns To The Community College Of Philadelphia, This Saturday, February 1

This Saturday, February 1 marks not only the first day of Black History Month, but also the 22nd year of the African American Children’s Book Fair. Known as one of the largest single-day events celebrating African-American children books, the event promotes literacy and recognition of African-American children’s literature, and spotlights the literary work of African-American [...]

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January 21, 2014

Tela’s Market & Kitchen Debuts Weekly Chef’s Table Dinners On Friday Nights, Launching This Friday, January 24

As of this Friday, January 24, dinner is served at Tela’s Market & Kitchen. The recently opened Fairmount-neighborhood grocer and restaurant is the brainchild of owner Daniel Greenberg, a real estate developer, and chef Chad Williams, who claims fame in Philly as the opening chef de cuisine of the ever-loved Amada. With an appealing lineup [...]

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December 12, 2013

Last Chance: See Léger: Modern Art And The Metropolis At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Before The Exhibition Closes January 5

Have you seen Léger yet? The Philadelphia Museum of Art’s marquee exhibition Léger: Modern Art And The Metropolis hangs in its final few weeks, ending its run on Saturday, January 5. A remarkable look at the career of influential French modernist Fernand Léger, the exhibit takes museum-goers on a visual journey through the evolution of [...]

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November 20, 2013

Last Chance: The Awesome Fest Drive-In Movie Theater Closes This Friday, November 22; Come Out To Win Awesome Neighborhood Prizes From Visit Philly!

This fall, the amazing folks at The Awesome Fest brought Philadelphia its first-ever drive-in movie theater at Eakins Oval. Heads up, film buffs. If you haven’t been out to experience the drive-in, this Friday, November 22 is your final chance! Wrapping up its five-week celebration of the 80th anniversary of the drive-in, the Awesome Fest [...]

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November 8, 2013

Reminder: The Awesome Fest Drive-In Movie Theater Continues At Eakins Oval Tonight, Friday, November 8; Tickets Still Available!

In case you haven’t heard, every Friday night through November 22 (with the exception of November 15), The Awesome Fest presents double feature drive-in films at Eakins Oval beginning at 7:30 p.m. A drive-in movie theater in Center Center? Yup! To celebrate the 80th anniversary of the drive-in, The Awesome Fest and Enterprise CarShare have [...]

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November 7, 2013

Deal Alert: Lobster Month Extended Through November At Route 6; Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House Gets In On The Action With A Lobster Month Promotion Of Their Own

Thanks to a lobster oversupply throughout New England, lobster prices are at an all-time low at a number of restaurants throughout the country. Both Route 6 and Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House are dishing out lobster at insanely low prices through the end of November. Stephen Starr’s Route 6 started this promotion at the beginning of [...]

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