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January 30, 2014

Celebrate The 202nd Birthday Of Charles Dickens With Performances, Music And More With The Friends Of Clark Park On Sunday, February 2

Celebrate the 202nd birthday of Charles Dickens, one of England’s renowned writers, with the friends of Clark Park. Clark Park, which is home to a large statue of the famous novelist, is celebrating Dickens’ birthday with readings, stories, song and eats on Sunday, February 2 at 2 p.m. The festivities will take place inside of [...]

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December 2, 2013

Roundup: Our Picks For 2013 Holiday Festivities In Neighborhoods Throughout Philadelphia

[This holiday season, let Uwishunu be your merry guide. From brilliant lights and must-see attractions to festive events and jolly good times, check out our daily updates on holiday happenings in Philadelphia right here.] All across Philadelphia, city neighborhoods are full to the brim with holiday cheer — think Santa-themed bar crawls, tree lighting celebrations, [...]

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October 31, 2013

Tonight Picks, Halloween Night Edition: Terror Behind The Walls, Halloween Nerd Nite At Frankford Hall, Trick-Or-Treating In Neighborhoods Across The City, Stratus Rooftop Lounge’s Prom Party, Halloween Dance Party And Movie Screening At The Trestle Inn And More

Calling all vampires, goblins, ghosts and ghouls, Halloween 2013 is upon us, and the city couldn’t be more abuzz with parties, creepy tours and family-friendly tricks-and-treats. So we hope you have your costume ready (!). First of all, for October 31, it’s pretty warm out which bodes very well for everything. With the thermometer flirting [...]

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October 29, 2013

Halloween In Philadelphia 2013: Explore Neighborhood Corridors Around Philadelphia With Trick-Or-Treating Events, Shopping Discounts And More

In addition to the quintessential Halloween revelry at bars and restaurants across the city, neighborhoods around Philadelphia are holding their own with family-friendly trick-or-treating celebrations and shopping-encouraging events this Halloween night. Children and adults are invited out for candy, shopping, costumed fun and even some special Halloween discounts. Plus, there has never been a better [...]

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October 24, 2013

Halloween Night 2013: Where To Celebrate Halloween In Philadelphia On Thursday, October 31

Whether you’re a trick-or-treat chaperone or a tippling bar-goer, a serious Halloween-haunt enthusiast or a debauch-desiring diva, this city has an All Hallows’ Eve event you. From an over-the-top costume ball to a haunting modern dance performance, we’ve rounded up a wide variety of the best events happening on Halloween night, Thursday, October 31. If [...]

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October 22, 2013

Halloween In Philadelphia 2013: A Guide To Trick-Or-Treating In Neighborhoods And Retail Districts Across The City

Sure, creepy entertainment may conjure up your idea of Halloween, but goodie bags full of chocolate, candy corn and gummy sweets say All Hallows Eve nearly as plainly as ghosts, ghouls and witches. Leave the tricks to the spirits of Philadelphia’s numerous haunted houses and eerie events. We’re here to satisfy your sweet tooth with [...]

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October 1, 2013

Figment Philadelphia, A Giant Day Of Play, Brings Games, Arts And Crafts, Lessons, Interactive Exhibits And More To Clark Park On Sunday, October 6

On Sunday, October 6, Clark Park welcomes a slew of music, art, dance, theater and cultural activities to its grounds as part of the first ever Figment Philadelphia event, a day of play for adults and children alike. Figment is a worldwide celebration of creativity that occurs on certain days throughout the year in cities [...]

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September 20, 2013

Roundup: Our Fall Guide To Farmers’ Markets And Open-Air Markets In And Around Philadelphia

Fall brings a slight chill to the air, but well-stocked farmers’ markets can still be found far and wide in and around Philadelphia. The farmers’ markets of fall bring a wide assortment of autumnal fruits and vegetables to tables stocked by local food artisans and regional farmers. Whether you’re looking to bake an apple pie [...]

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September 20, 2013

Roundup: Uwishunu’s Top Picks For The Best Brunch In The Neighborhoods Of Philadelphia, Fall 2013

The weekends are made for brunching. With the start of the fall season, we thought it was the right time to revisit our roundup of brilliant Philadelphia brunches. Especially since we’ve now organized our picks by neighborhood to make getting to a brunch table near you that much easier. The quality of brunch means different [...]

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September 13, 2013

Leave Dining Decisions To The Chefs At Marigold Kitchen As The Fine-Dining BYOB Does Away With Menus

Perhaps it was sushi star Masaharu Morimoto who first hipped us to the idea of omakase — putting yourself and your plans for dinner in the hands of the chef — when the old, original Iron Chef opened his eponymous restaurant on Chestnut Street with Stephen Starr back in 2001. Now, through discarding menus altogether, [...]

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