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August 7, 2014

Linvilla Orchards Annual Peach Festival Celebrates Summer Fruit With Pick-Your-Own Fruit, Live Music, Games And More, Saturday, August 9

How about a peachy day beyond city limits? This Saturday, peach devotees can revel in the season when Linvilla Orchards in Media hosts its annual Peach Festival to celebrate this scrumptious summer fruit. This fun-filled (and even educational) event begins at 8 a.m. when visitors are invited to pick-their-own from the orchard’s vast array of […]

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August 6, 2014

Our Guide To The Bassmaster Elite Tournament Series Taking Place This Weekend, August 7-10, At Penn’s Landing On The Delaware River

Professional fishing action hits Philadelphia this week when the Bassmaster Elite Series Professional Tournament makes its stop on the Delaware River this Thursday, August 7 through Sunday, August 10. A series of nine tournaments throughout 2014, the Bassmaster Elite Series Professional Tournament welcomes the world’s top anglers to Philadelphia to cast their lines during four […]

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August 6, 2014

Rembrandt’s Restaurant And Bar Hosts The Rock The Block Party, A Music-Centric Bash And Fundraiser, This Saturday, August 9

Party for a good cause as Rembrandt’s Restaurant and Bar hosts a full-blown block party outside of the restaurant on Aspen Street in Fairmount. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., groove to music provided by The World At Large, MUMBLR, A Day Without Love and and more. While rocking out, sip beer from Victory Brewing […]

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August 6, 2014

Eastern State Penitentiary Pays Tribute To Four-Legged Inmates During Family Weekend: Pets In Prison, August 9-10

Al Capone. Morris “The Rabbi” Bolber. The Buzzard Brothers. These are just a few of the larger-than-life inmates that called Eastern State Penitentiary home over the years. But you may not know about a smaller, lesser known resident, Pep the Dog (aka Inmate C-2559), who also served time in the infamous prison, allegedly for killing […]

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August 5, 2014

Kensington Picnic II Brings Live Music From Local Bands To An Alfresco Space On Frankford Avenue, This Saturday, August 9

After a successful Kensington Picnic I in 2012, the folks behind the day of free music are coming together for year two. Celebrate the city’s awesome local music scene at the Kensington Picnic II, a free day-long concert featuring more than half a dozen Philly-based bands. Located in the grassy lot next to Liberty Vintage […]

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August 5, 2014

The Pennsylvania Dutch Festival Returns To Reading Terminal Market With Traditional Food, Buggy Rides, A Street Fair And More, August 7-9

Now in its 25th year, Reading Terminal Market hosts the Pennsylvania Dutch Festival from Thursday, August 7 through Saturday, August 9. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. all three days of the festival, head to Reading Terminal’s Center Court for authentic Pennsylvania Dutch fare like apple dumplings, Amish-style pork sausage sandwich, roasted peanuts, homemade ice […]

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August 1, 2014

Weekend Picks: 2nd Street Festival In Northern Liberties, First Friday, Restaurant Week In Fishtown, Visit Philly Beer Garden Series At Frankford Hall, Two Festivals At Penn’s Landing And More

First Friday happenings reign this evening in neighborhoods all over the city. Look forward to a one-of-a-kind party at Little Baby’s Ice Cream, the 2014 Fringe Festival Guide Launch Party at FringeArts, a First Friday bash at The Barnes Foundation and more. Also along the Frankford Avenue corridor in Fishtown, which is home to First […]

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August 1, 2014

Deal Alert: The Barnes Foundation Hosts Its Monthly Free First Sunday Event, This Sunday, August 3

As if the First Friday events and weekend festivities on tap over the next few days aren’t enough, the Barnes Foundation closes out the weekend with its monthly Free First Sunday. Every first Sunday of the month — including this Sunday, August 3 — guests are invited to stroll the galleries of the Barnes for […]

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August 1, 2014

Watch The Philadelphia Eagles Play For Free As The Team Welcomes Fans For A Free Training Camp Open Practice, This Sunday, August 3

Looking to cheer on the Philadelphia Eagles for free? You’re in luck, this weekend the Philadelphia Eagles will host a free (yes, free!) training camp open practice on Sunday, August 3. Other open practices are sold out, but guests of the August 3 open practice do not need tickets to enjoy the game. Practice on […]

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July 31, 2014

Celebrate Jerry Garcia’s Birthday At North Bowl With A Pop-Up Beer Garden, Vendors, Grateful Dead Tunes And Drink Specials, Friday, August 1

On August 1, 2014, iconic musician Jerry Garcia would have been 72 years old. The late Grateful Dead frontman inspired a generation of hippie rockers, and continues to influence musicians across nearly every genre — from rock, folk, bluegrass, blues, reggae and country to improvisational jazz, psychedelia and space rock. This Friday, August 1, celebrate […]

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