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December 31, 2013

Year In Review: Looking Back At The Best Of Philadelphia In 2013 In Photos

With the final hours of 2013 upon us, we here at Uwishunu wanted to take a look back at the year behind us. What better way than to share this year’s highlights via awesome images from top events and moments. Here’s a snapshot of 2013′s finest moments of the year, in photography form. Happy New […]

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June 17, 2013

Quotable: Phil Mickelson Loves Philadelphia Fans And Wants The U.S. Open To Return To Merion Soon

We spent some quality time at Merion for the U.S. Open over the last week and it was a pretty great experience. We’d been looking forward to the tournament coming to town for a while now and it did not let us down. Not only were we excited for the golf, but for the entire […]

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June 14, 2013

Reminder: The U.S. Open Experience At Independence Mall Brings A Jumbotron, Official Merchandise, Putting Greens And More To Center City, Through June 16

Sure, U.S. Open is sold-out. But, remember folks, Merion Golf Club isn’t the only place in town getting in on the golf action. This weekend the USGA, the association that puts on the Open, is teaming up with the Independence Visitor Center to host an interactive extravaganza. The U.S. Open Experience at Independence Mall brings […]

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June 13, 2013

Our Guide To Taking In The 2013 U.S. Open At Merion Golf Club This Weekend, Through Sunday, June 16

Going to the Open? The 2013 U.S. Open has arrived at the world-famous Merion Golf Club, and with it tens of thousands of golf fans. Though inclement weather delayed play Thursday morning, play resumed around noon and fans are undeterred. Throughout the weekend, attendees are expected to come out in droves to catch a glimpse […]

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June 11, 2013

Roundup: Celebrate Father’s Day Across The City With Steak Dinners, Fine Scotch, Championship Golf, A 10K Run And More

This weekend, take some time to honor the man who helped to bring you into the world on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16. If you’re planning on spending Father’s Day in Philadelphia, you’re in luck. Be it with a steak dinner, fine scotch, a Mural Arts Tour or a 5K, there are plenty of ways […]

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June 11, 2013

Our Picks For How To Celebrate The 2013 U.S. Open In And Around Philadelphia

This week, the 2013 U.S. Open comes to the world-famous Merion Golf Club, the historic course located on Philadelphia’s Main Line. But, you didn’t score tickets to the Open, you say? That’s no reason not to get in on the championship golf tournament action. For the first time in more than 30 years, Philadelphia is […]

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June 8, 2013

Top 12 Reasons To Get Psyched About The 2013 U.S. Open Championship Coming To Merion This Week

Well, it’s here. For the first time in more than 30 years, Philadelphia will host one of golf’s four major championships this week at Merion Golf Club. The 2013 U.S. Open Championship tees off at Merion from Monday, June 10 to Sunday, June 16. (You can get an early start by checking out the official […]

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May 31, 2013

The U.S. Open Experience Coming To Independence Mall During U.S. Open Week, June 10-16, With Merchandise, Putting Greens, A Live Tournament Simulcast On A Jumbotron And More

With the start of the 113th U.S. Open Championship less than two weeks away, the entire region is starting to feel the excitement. For the first time in more than 30 years, Philadelphia is hosting one of golf’s four major championships. The 2013 U.S. Open is returning to the world famous Merion Golf Club, the […]

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March 13, 2013

Coming Attraction: The 2013 U.S. Open To Be Played At Merion Golf Club, June 10-16 — The First Major Championship To Be Played In Philadelphia In More Than 30 Years

Golf fans in the Philadelphia area should be getting pretty excited. This June, for the first time in more than 30 years, Philadelphia will host one of golf’s four majors. The 2013 U.S. Open will be played at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore from June 10-16. Philadelphia last hosted a major championship in 1981, […]

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December 31, 2012

Looking Ahead: 13 Reasons You’ll Want To Be In Philadelphia In 2013

What a year it’s been for Philadelphia. 2012 saw Anthony Bourdain film his first-ever TV episode here, the Penn Museum turn 125, the Academy of Natural Sciences turn 200, a snazzy new hotel open on Independence Mall, one of the world’s most renowned art collections open its doors right on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and […]

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