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July 18, 2014

Weekend Picks: Visit Philly Beer Garden Series And Pizza Party At The Oval, Franklin Flea Outdoor Summer Market, University City Dining Days, Old City Restaurant Week And More

As the workweek winds to an end, a ton of events take center stage at locations all throughout Philadelphia. Tonight, the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series takes over a new space, the beer garden at The Oval, for a night of alfresco drinks, food, lawn games and more. Also tonight, the highly-anticipated Pizza Party at […]

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July 18, 2014

Reminder! The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series Hits The Oval Today At 4 P.M. To Help Kick Off Its Opening Weekend

The Oval launched its summer 2014 season this week and kicks off its first weekend with the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series happy hour, the launch of Yards Brewing Company’s Fairmout Park Pale Ale and much more. Who’s ready to start another sweet summer weekend at a brilliant beer garden? With the turnout at the […]

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July 17, 2014

Tonight Picks: University City Dining Days Kicks Off, Free Outdoor Movie Screenings Across The City, Beer Garden Quizzo At Memphis Taproom, Third Thursdee At Pizza Brain And More

The weather this evening is seriously perfect, making for an ideal opportunity to take advantage of the numerous alfresco events on tap for the next few hours. Summer in the city means free outdoor movies, and tonight there will be crowds taking over public spaces for screenings all around town. At Clark Park, The Awesome […]

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July 16, 2014

Our Complete Guide To The Oval, The Awesome Pop-Up Public Park On The Parkway Launching Its Summer Season July 16-August 17, With A Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Art Installation And More

The Benjamin Franklin Parkway is a Philadelphia cultural mecca — an epicenter of art museums, educational institutions and public spaces. This summer, there’s yet another reason to proceed to the Parkway: The Oval summer season has returned for 2014. After an awesome run in 2013, the open-air public space at Eakins Oval has once again […]

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July 16, 2014

Tonight Picks: The Oval’s Summer Season Kicks Off, Summer Concert At The Penn Museum, Free Admission To The Franklin Institute, Movie Screening At NMAJH, Opening Of Fergie’s Beer Garden And More

The Oval kicks off its month-long summer season with a grand kickoff tonight complete with an alfresco beer garden, fare from food trucks, backyard games, first views of an awesome art installation and more. This evening, The Oval, the popular pop-up park on Benjamin Franklin Parkway opens for summer 2014 and brings with it a […]

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July 15, 2014

The Oval To Host Awesome Fest’s Giant Pizza Party This Friday, July 18 With A Beer Garden, A Screening Of TMNT, And A Performance By Macaulay Culkin’s Band, The Pizza Underground

The Oval opens this Wednesday, July 16 and we’re pretty psyched about it. They have a bunch of great programming scheduled, including a bunch of outdoor movie screenings courtesy of The Awesome Fest. And coming up this Friday, July 18, is a pretty awesome-sounding event for The Oval’s opening weekend. Promoted as a giant Pizza […]

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July 8, 2014

Coming Attraction: The Oval Returns For 2014 On Wednesday, July 16 With Site-Specific Art By Candy Coated, A Beer Garden, A Full Calendar Of Events And More

The Benjamin Franklin Parkway is a Philadelphia cultural mecca — an epicenter of art museums, educational institutions and public spaces. This summer, there’s yet another reason to proceed to the Parkway: The Oval returns for the summer of 2014. On the cusp of launching its second season, the open-air public space at Eakins Oval will […]

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June 24, 2014

Our Guide To The Awesome Fest, Eight Weeks Of Free Outdoor Movie Screenings In Parks Across The City, June 26-August 17

Beginning this Thursday, June 26, The Awesome Fest returns for the summer with free movie nights at multiple locations all across Philadelphia. The outdoor movie festival kicks off this Thursday with a screening of Riot on the Dance Floor, a film about City Gardens, a former punk music venue in Trenton, at Clark Park. Expect […]

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June 19, 2014

Roundup: Where To Celebrate The Extra Daylight Hours Of The 2014 Summer Solstice In And Around Philadelphia This Weekend

This Saturday, June 21 marks the very longest day of the year — the summer solstice — and as the sun reaches its highest point in the sky, Philadelphia heats up with summertime events. Cultures around the world celebrate this astronomical event, and there is no shortage of ways to take advantage of the extra […]

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June 16, 2014

It’s A Small World At The Oval Brings Free Yoga, World Cup Watch Parties, Food Trucks, An Outdoor Movie Screening And More To The Parkway, Saturday, June 21

The Benjamin Franklin Parkway’s super popular pop-up park, The Oval, opens its gates for a full day of alfresco programming in celebration of the 2014 World Cup. Before its summer season officially kicks off in mid-July, head to the park for a day full of activities for It’s a Small World at The Oval, a […]

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