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November 12, 2013

Awesome News Alert: A Pop-Up Ice Skating Rink Is Coming To The Piazza At Schmidt’s With After-Dark Hours, Seasonal Events And More, Opening Saturday, November 30

Get ready to embrace the winter chill, Philadelphia. This season, there’s really no excuse not to take to the ice. In addition to the recently announced Waterfront Winterfest at Penn’s Landing celebrating 20 years of the Blue Cross RiverRink, now Philadelphians will have a second open-air skating rink and entertainment destination for wintertime recreation. Opening […]

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August 2, 2013

Begin Your Morning With Lululemon’s Free Urban Yoga At The Piazza, Saturdays Through September 7

Start your weekend on the right … stretch as Lululemon Urban Yoga brings in yogis to instruct city dwellers every Saturday morning this summer. From 9 to 10 a.m., bring your yoga mat to The Piazza at Schmidt’s for a morning of free yoga taught by local professionals. No matter your skill level, everyone is […]

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July 3, 2013

Our Guide To The City, The Philly 4th Of July Jam’s Music, Art, Fashion And Food Festival At The Piazza At Schmidt’s Today, July 3

Philadelphia’s free music event of the season — the Philly 4th of July Jam — is no longer just a one-day blowout. The main event of the 4th of July Jam is hosted this year by Philadelphia comedian Kevin Hart with performances from headliners John Mayer, J. Cole, Grace Potter, Jill Scott, Ne-Yo, Demi Lovato […]

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June 12, 2013

Big Deal Alert: Philly 4th Of July Jam Expands To A Two-Day Fest With The City Festival At The Piazza At Schmidt’s, July 3

America’s birthday bash just keeps on getting bigger. Philadelphia already celebrates Independence Day in a big way, with the Wawa Welcome America festival, parade and free blowout concert, the Philly 4th of July Jam headlined by The Roots. Now on July 3, The Roots and friends turn the dial way up by kicking off the […]

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June 7, 2013

The Radio 104.5 Summer Block Party Fills The Piazza With Live And Free Music This Saturday, June 8

Get ready to rock out this Saturday, Philadelphia. The Radio 104.5 Summer Block Party returns to the Piazza for its second event of the season, and brings with it an impressive lineup of musical guests. No need to break the bank to attend this summer concert — Radio 104.5 Summer Block Parties are all free! […]

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May 13, 2013

Join Fellow Young Professionals At Preakness At The Piazza, A Fun-Filled Night Benefitting MS Research, Saturday, May 18

Young professionals from all fields are set to come together to raise money for multiple sclerosis on Saturday, May 18 at the inaugural Preakness at the Piazza event. Ladies, don your derby hats, and gentlemen, put on your most stylish bow tie. This evening of merriment celebrates the historic Preakness Stakes horse race while raising […]

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February 20, 2013

The Philadelphia Mobile Food Association To Host A Spodee Wine Spiked Food Truck Event At The Piazza This Saturday, February 23

It’s no secret that Philadelphia has a phenomenal food truck scene, literally every meal and dessert you could want is available from a food truck somewhere in the city. For those who are craving some food truck fare, you’re in luck. The Philadelphia Mobile Food Association is teaming up with Spodee wine and heading to […]

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September 1, 2010

See Gasland for Free at the Piazza on September 3

This Friday, September 3rd, Penn Environment will be hosting a free screening of the documentary Gasland at The Piazza at Schmidts. The film chronicles the increase of natural gas drilling in our state and the ways in which that extraction is effecting drinking water, the environment and the health of individuals who live in proximity […]

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August 5, 2010

Philadelphia’s Many Weekend Farmers’ Markets

Celebrate National Farmers’ Market Week by doing your grocery shopping at a local market this weekend. The Philadelphia region is chock full of great markets on both Saturday and Sunday. To find a market near you, use the Philly Homegrown Food Finder. Alternately, pick a new-to-you market as a way to explore a different neighborhood. […]

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August 4, 2010

Be Part of a Foursquare Super Swarm at PYT

Last March, PYT played host to the first-ever Foursquare Swarm in the Philadelphia area. For that event, they had more than 50 users all checking into Foursquare at the same time. Now they’re upping the ante and are trying to create a Super Swarm. To pull it off, they’ll need to have more than 250 […]

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