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October 29, 2013

The Porch At 30th Street Station Expands Its Food Truck Calendar This November With Brand-New Breakfast And Ongoing Lunch Hours

This November, The Porch at 30th Street Station makes grabbing gourmet grub on the go even easier with a freshly expanded lineup of food trucks for fall. The space that was once 34 parallel parking spaces now hosts food trucks, free concerts, fitness classes and more, but we particularly love The Porch’s function as a […]

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September 30, 2013

The 30th Street Craft Market Returns To The Porch At 30th Street Station With Handmade Items From More Than 30 Vendors, Saturday, October 5

Are you ready to get your shop on? On Saturday, October 5, the Porch at 30th Street Station welcomes the 30th Street Craft Market as it arrives at the bustling train station with an abundance of handmade items, food trucks and live music provided by the West Philadelphia Orchestra. Browse handmade jewelry, screen prints, stationery, […]

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August 26, 2013

WXPN’s Free At Noon Live Concert At The Porch At 30th Street Station Brings Out Philly’s Own Man Man, September 6

On the cusp of releasing a fifth full-length album, local favorite indie band Man Man heads to the Porch at 30th Street station next Friday, September 6 for a free concert. That’s right, no need to bring your wallet, the Philly natives are performing for free as part of WXPN’s Free at Noon Live event. […]

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July 2, 2013

Tonight Picks: Philadelphia Orchestra’s Free Neighborhood Concert Plus Fireworks At Penn’s Landing, Free Screening Of Rocky On The Art Museum Steps, The All-American Celebration On The Mall And More

Patriotism is on high tonight in the City of Brotherly Love with an assortment of pre-Independence Day fun. Choose from a concert, a museum visit, an outdoor movie screening and even some fireworks at Penn’s Landing — all at no cost. That’s right, all 4th of July festivities tonight are free. With the Wawa Welcome […]

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May 16, 2013

Tonight Picks: Celebrate Spring With The Phenomenal Night Market Fairmount Avenue, The Beer Garden At The Porch, An Evening In Franklin Square, Phillies Phestival And More

As the weather clears today, it’s time to get pumped for a fantastic lineup of events this evening. The Night Market Philadelphia makes its season debut tonight in the Fairmount neighborhood with more than 50 food vendors dishing fare in the shadow of Eastern State Penitentiary. But that’s not all that is happening in the […]

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May 16, 2013

Reminder: The Beer Garden At The Porch Returns For Its Second Installment Of The Season, Today, May 16 And Tomorrow, May 17

Enjoy brews from Bridgewater Pub alfesco as the second installment of the beer garden at the Porch arrives in University City. Head out to the outdoor space for live music, flowing brews and an all over good time outside of 30th Street Station. This month’s featured beers are Hofbrau Maibock, Brooklyn Brown, Konig Ludwig Weisse […]

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May 15, 2013

Hungry? Thirsty? The Porch At 30th Street Station Brings Food Trucks And Its Super-Popular Beer Garden To 30th Street Station This Week

This week, make a promise to yourself to check out (or return!) to The Porch at 30th Street Station in University City. The space that was once 34 parallel parking spaces is now a lively public space, chock-full of springtime fun. On Wednesday and Friday afternoons through September, four Philly mobile food vendors will park […]

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March 18, 2013

The Porch At 30th Street Station Is Set To Open For The Season On Monday, April 1

Exciting news, folks, The Porch at 30th Street Station is opening for its 2013 season in just two weeks on Monday, April 1. With its spring kickoff, the University City District public space reveals an event calendar jam-packed with fun (and free!) events all month long, with more programming to come throughout the spring and […]

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September 18, 2012

Catch Chef Jose Garces Live From The Porch At 30th Street Station, Thursday, September 20 At Lunchtime

This Thursday, September 20, grab lunch with Iron Chef Jose Garces at The Porch At 30th Street Station. He’ll be conducting a cooking demo from noon-1 p.m. Plus, when you donate $10 to Philabundance, nab tasty samples from five Garces restaurants: JG Domestic, Chifa, Distrito, Garces Trading Company and Amada, plus Guapos Tacos food truck. Samples are available from 11 a.m.-2 p.m, but make sure you arrive early so you can secure a seat at one of The Porch’s colorful tables. Enjoy Iron Chef-caliber lunch and help feed families at the same time. Now that’s what we call a working lunch. [UCD]

August 29, 2012

Tonight Picks: Last Hurrah For Center City Sips, Penn Museum Outdoor Concert, Philadelphia Weekly Concert In Rittenhouse And More

[Summer nights in Philadelphia are always action-packed, and we want to help you cherry-pick from all the events and activities going on. On certain days that promise particularly bustling evenings, we round up our selections for the most can't-miss pursuits with which to fill your schedule. See you out there!] Tonight brings a bunch of […]

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