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October 17, 2014

Weekend Picks: Harry Potter Festival, Reading Terminal Market Harvest Festival, Dilworth Park OctoberFest, Thirstoberfest, Terror Behind The Walls, Clover Market, Final Days Of PHS Pop-Up And More

Here comes another big weekend, Philadelphia. Fall festivals fill practically every neighborhood in the city and countryside Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The blockbuster Harry Potter Festival hits Chestnut Hill this weekend — Friday and Saturday — and turns the neighborhood into Diagon Alley complete with a Potter Pub Crawl, a quidditch match, sorting hat demonstration, […]

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October 10, 2014

Long Weekend Picks: Bloktoberfest, RiverCity Festival, Old City Fest, Outfest, County Fair At The Oval, DesignPhiladelphia, POST, Franklin Flea, Fall Exhibitions And More

Fall is in full effect in Philadelphia, and this weekend celebrates the season with major festivals, dining events, neighborhood happenings and so much more. On Saturday, Bloktoberfest brings a solid set of music (featuring Chill Moody!), craft beer, food trucks to the Graduate Hospital neighborhood, on Sunday, the first-ever Old City Fest celebrates DesignPhiladelphia with […]

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October 3, 2014

Weekend Picks: Midtown Village Fall Fest, Revolutionary Germantown Festival, Chestnut Hill Fall Fest, First Friday, Fall Pop-Up At The Oval, Schuylkill Boardwalk Opening Weekend And More

It’s a doozy of a weekend. First up, the Midtown Village Fall Festival brings eight (!) beer gardens, alfresco eats from favorite Midtown Village restaurants, games, music and more to 12th and 13th Streets in Center City on Saturday. Check out our full guide to one of the city’s biggest fall festivals. Also on Saturday, […]

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September 26, 2014

Weekend Picks: Closing Weekend Of Spruce Street Harbor Park, Shopping Market At Dilworth Park, Opera On The Mall, Campus Philly CollegeFest, Puerto Rican Day Parade, Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival And More

It’s the first official weekend of fall, and the weather forecast couldn’t be better. Philly welcomes the season with blockbuster festivals, smaller neighborhood block parties, events at the new Dilworth Park and the final weekend of Spruce Street Harbor Park — the seriously, seriously awesome pop-up park, restaurant and beer garden on the waterfront. Bid […]

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September 19, 2014

Weekend Picks: Giant Oktoberfest Block Parties At Brauhaus Schmitz And Frankford Hall, Fall Fest At Spruce Street Harbor Park, PHS Fall Festival, Pop-Up Greenway Block Party, Center City Restaurant Week, Fringe Festival’s Closing Weekend And More

It’s still officially summer for a few more days, but that is not stopping the autumnal activities from kicking into high gear this weekend with with Oktoberfest celebrations, fall festivals, outdoor art shows and more. On Saturday, both Brauhaus Schmitz and Frankford Hall host their annual Oktoberfest block parties complete with games, food, music and […]

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September 12, 2014

Weekend Picks: Center City Restaurant Week, Fringe Festival, Alfresco Craft Market At Independence Mall, Doylestown Arts Festival, Second Saturday In Germantown, Clover Market And More

It’s gorgeous today, and we can’t wait until 5 p.m. when we can start taking advantage of the perfect weather. Late-summer weekends are truly an ideal time to get out and enjoy all of the outdoor (and indoor!) offerings in the city. This weekend promises everything from Center City Restaurant Week and the Fringe Festival […]

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September 5, 2014

Weekend Picks: Dilworth Park Opening Events, Kennett Square Mushroom Festival, Fringe Festival, First Friday, Craft Beer Crawl, Center City Restaurant Week And More

Festival season has arrived. This weekend welcomes a slew of blockbuster and neighborhood festivals, including the Delaware River Craft Brewfest, Philadelphia Honey Festival, Northern Liberties Fall Music Festival and the ever-popular Kennett Square Mushroom Festival. Click here for our guide to the Kennett Square fest. This weekend is also opening weekend for the new Dilworth […]

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August 29, 2014

Long Weekend Picks, Labor Day Weekend Edition: Made In America, Visit Philly Beer Garden Series At Morgan’s Pier, Free Movie Screenings, Closing Weekend Of Gehry At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art And More

It’s hard to believe that Labor Day weekend is already here, but before the summer season winds down, a ton of events fill venues across Philadelphia for one last hurrah. Check out our guide to the events and exhibitions of Labor Day weekend. The Visit Philly Beer Garden series ends tonight, August 29 at Morgan’s […]

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August 22, 2014

Weekend Picks: Friday Night Happenings At The Barnes And PMA, Visit Philly Beer Garden Series At Independence Beer Garden, Summer Concert At City Tap House, Spruce Street Harbor Park And More

Don’t let the threat of a drizzle put a damper on your weekend plans. Instead, start the weekend with an alfresco beer. Tonight marks the second-to-last week of the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series, and tonight, it hits Independence Beer Garden with $4 pints of Yards Philly Pale Ale, $4 pretzel bites and free summer […]

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August 15, 2014

Weekend Picks: Final Weekend Of The Oval’s Summer Season Starting With The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series, Plus Festivals At Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia Folk Festival, Free Movie Screenings And More

This weekend marks the summer swan song for The Oval as it closes down to make way for the epic Made In America music festival headed our way in just a few weeks. But before the well-loved pop-up park closes for the season it hosts a variety of programming — quizzo, family-friendly activities, food truck […]

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