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August 28, 2013

Reminder: The Last Night Of Concerts In The Park Hits Rittenhouse Square Tonight, Wednesday, August 28

Update: Due to inclement weather, this evening’s concert has been rescheduled for next Wednesday, September 4. Tonight, August 28, Rittenhouse Square once again transforms from a bustling public space into an alfresco live-music venue for the final night of Philadelphia Weekly’s 23rd annual Concerts in the Park. Starting at 6 p.m. this evening, the series [...]

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August 22, 2013

Reminder: Diner En Blanc, The Pop-Up Dining Phenomenon Takes Over Philadelphia Tonight, August 22

Don’t be alarmed if you spot a crowd of 2,500 people dressed completely in white tonight. This evening marks the annual Diner en Blanc event, a worldwide pop-up dining phenomenon celebrating its second year in Philadelphia. Diner en Blanc began in Paris in 1988, and has since debuted pop-up picnic parties in 40 cities across [...]

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August 14, 2013

Philadelphia Weekly’s Annual Concerts In The Park Series Returns To Rittenhouse Square Tonight, August 14, 6-9 P.M.

Tonight, August 14, Rittenhouse Square becomes an incredible, alfresco live-music venue during the first night of the 23rd annual Concerts in the Park. Starting at 6 p.m. this evening, and continuing for two additional Wednesday nights this month, the Philadelphia Weekly-sponsored series brings live music from established local and national bands to the square. The [...]

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August 13, 2013

Our Guide To The 52nd Annual Philadelphia Folk Festival, Returning With Five Stages Of Live Music, Camping, Crafts And More, August 15-18

Now in its 52nd year, the Philadelphia Folk Festival brings the sweet sounds of folk music back to Schwenksville, Pennsylvania this weekend, August 15-18, during the longest-running festival of its kind. The Philadelphia Folksong Society, the same organization that curated tunes for the blockbuster 2nd Street Festival in Northern Liberties just a few weeks ago, [...]

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August 9, 2013

Unwind At The Cambridge As It Hosts Live Music On Select Sundays In August And September, Including This Sunday, August 11

End your weekend with a little live music on South Street. The Cambridge, Graduate Hospital’s gastropub, presents live music on select Sundays in the upcoming weeks. The craft beer-fueled event is set for three upcoming Sunday nights — August 11, August 25 and September 1. For those who aren’t familiar with The Cambridge’s extensive craft [...]

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August 8, 2013

Reminder: Screenings Under The Stars Returns With A Free Screening Of The Hunger Games Tonight, August 8, At Penn’s Landing

Every Thursday evening in mid and late-summer, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation presents a recent box office hit on a giant inflatable screen at the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing. Every week, the free screenings encourage the masses to get outside and enjoy the waterfront venue with friends and family. Tonight, August 8 at 8:30 [...]

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August 2, 2013

Roundup: Our Guide To Dining Alfresco At Top Sidewalk Tables In The Neighborhoods Of Philadelphia

Dining alfresco is one of the sweet joys of summer. Somehow, food and drink just taste better when consumed in the great outdoors. As lovely weather sweeps over the city, don’t miss the opportunity to indulge in eats and drinks under the sun or stars. In Philadelphia, the quickest way to take advantage of this [...]

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August 1, 2013

Celebrate First Friday, August 2, In Neighborhoods Across Philadelphia With Art Openings, Free Movies And FringeArts

To combat the lazy days of mid-summer, this First Friday Weekend, a number of Old City businesses are “going blue” with blue-themed specials, meals and deals. Panorama at the Penn’s View Hotel boasts blue point oysters, Revolution House offers three blue-themed specials, More Than Old vintage shop presents a “50 Shades of Blue” promotion and [...]

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July 26, 2013

Awesome Event Alert: The Oval Hosts Bacon Fest, A Full Evening Of Bacon-Infused Meals Complete With A Pig Roast, And A Free Screening Of Footloose, Tonight, July 26

In honor of Kevin Bacon and this evening’s free screening of Footloose, The Oval is making all of your bacon dreams come true with a solid lineup of food trucks offering tasty bacon-infused treats for the crowd. The event begins at 5 p.m. when the food trucks are slated to roll up and begin preparing [...]

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July 25, 2013

Tonight Picks: Head Outside To Screenings Under The Stars, Beer Garden At The Oval, Christmas In July Parties And More

Tonight’s mild weather is the perfect excuse to get outside and enjoy the evening. A slew of varied outdoor and indoor activities are on the schedule. Whether you’re looking for a special open bar event, an alfresco spot to enjoy a drink or a festive outdoor movie, this list’s for you. Plus, it’s exactly six [...]

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