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November 28, 2013

Photo Of The Day: Happy Thanksgiving, Philadelphia!

Happy Thanksgiving, Philadelphia! The official day of giving thanks has arrived and we’d like to wish all of you a very happy — and flavor-filled — Thanksgiving. Whether you’re in Philadelphia or traveling across the country this holiday weekend, we hope you’ll enjoy a delicious feast, quality time with friends and family and whatever else […]

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November 27, 2013

Long Weekend Picks, Turkey-Day Edition: Thanksgiving Eve Festivities, Thanksgiving Day Parade, Holiday Light Shows Debut, Black Friday Shopping, Small Business Saturday, Hanukkah Dinners, Penn’s Landing Winterfest, Skate At The Piazza And More

Happy Thanksgiving, Philadelphia! With the opening of two brand-new holiday attractions — Skate at the Piazza (a 5,000-square-foot ice skating rink at the Piazza at Schmidt’s!) and Waterfront Winterfest (a pop-up holiday village complete with a beer garden, restaurant, craft market, a holiday light show) at the Blue Cross RiverRink, and the opening of countless […]

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November 26, 2013

Our Guide To The Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade Set For Thursday, November 28 With Balloons, Floats, Bands, Special Guests And More

Everyone loves a parade, and with the kickoff of the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade, the oldest Thanksgiving Day parade in the country, the holiday season swings into jubilant high gear. Celebrate the age-old event as it brings festive floats, giant balloons and local performers from local choirs, dance groups and marching bands beginning at 8:30 […]

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November 22, 2013

Roundup: Where To Dance, Drink And Celebrate On Thanksgiving Eve 2013 In Philadelphia, Wednesday, November 27

Thanksgiving Eve is one of the busiest nights for bars and restaurants across the country as people get together with family and old friends and toast to the start of the holiday season — the night before Christmas may promise a quiet evening where “not a creature’s stirring, not even a mouse,” but the night […]

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November 21, 2013

Philadelphia’s Christmas Village Opens Thanksgiving Day In Love Park With 60 Vendors, Traditional German Food And Drink, A Christmas Tree And Much More

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, so does the grand opening of annual Philadelphia German-style holiday market Christmas Village in Philadelphia. Modeled after Germany’s traditional open-air Christmas markets, Philadelphia’a Christmas Village is a daily an outdoor holiday market located in Love Park, right in the heart of Center City. More than 60 vendors in more than 90 […]

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November 18, 2013

Stock Up On Fresh Produce At Greensgrow Farms’ Thanksgiving Market Days, November 26-27

It’s time to think about stocking up on all of your produce needs for Thanksgiving cooking and baking. Next week, Greensgrow Farms hosts Thanksgiving Market Days from 2 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 26 and Wednesday, November 27 at its Fishtown/Kensington urban farm space. Whether you’re shopping for ingredients for sweet potato pie or […]

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November 14, 2013

Join Jet Wine Bar In Graduate Hospital For A Tasting Of Wines Perfect To Pair With Thanksgiving Dinner, Tuesday, November 19

If pairing turkey and gravy with the perfect variety of vino seems mystifying, it’s time to take a few tips from the experts. Fortunately, Jet Wine Bar in Graduate Hospital has you covered. The intimate wine bar, which features wines from around the globe along with a revolving menu of small plates, invites amateur oenophiles […]

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November 8, 2013

Roundup: A Guide To Thanksgiving Dinners At Restaurants In The Philadelphia Region

It’s time to start prepping the turkey, folks, Thanksgiving is merely weeks away. For those aiming to avoid the cooking, baking, grocery store chaos and post-meal clean up, dozens and dozens of restaurants in Philadelphia make it easy for Thanksgiving-celebrators to make merry by simply lifting a fork. Beyond sit-down dinners, Philadelphia’s dining scene has […]

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November 4, 2013

See George Washington’s Historic Thanksgiving Day Proclamation At The National Constitution Center, Tuesday, November 5

Hey, history buffs! Tomorrow, Thursday, November 5, visit the National Constitution Center to get prepped for the Thanksgiving holiday season. For one day only, museumgoers can view the original, historic proclamation signed on October 3, 1789 by none other than Founding Father George Washington, establishing the first federal Thanksgiving Day. The display of the proclamation […]

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November 22, 2012

Photo(s) Of The Day: Happy Thanksgiving, Philadelphia! Don’t Miss the 93rd Annual Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. We’d like to wish all of you a very happy — and delicious — Thanksgiving! Know that while we’re thankful for so many things this year, we’re especially thankful for you, our wonderful and passionate readers! Whether you’re in Philadelphia or out of town this holiday weekend, be sure to enjoy a […]

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