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January 19, 2015

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Today, Monday, January 19, With A Variety Of Events And Activities Throughout The City

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Today, Monday, January 19, With A Variety Of Events And Activities Throughout The City

“I have a dream…” Those words were immortalized by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. when he pronounced them on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in 1963. Today, Monday, January 19, America celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. King on his birthday, honoring the man who spurred so much change in the world of […]

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January 16, 2015

Development Alert: LOVE Park To Be Redesigned; Participate In The Process At A Public Meeting At The Free Library, Tuesday, January 20

Love Park

A key destination for tourists and locals alike, John F. Kennedy Plaza gets its famed nickname LOVE Park due to its famous sculpture and serves as a gateway to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and Center City. Originally constructed in 1965, the central plaza is due for some love, care and 21st-century upgrades. City planners agree, […]

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January 16, 2015

Long Weekend Picks, Martin Luther King Day Edition: Special Programs At Museums, MLK Day Of Service Events, Free Admission Offers, Center City Restaurant Week Kicks Off, Free Music At Winterfest, Ben Franklin Birthday Events And More

Sampan

In celebration of the work of Martin Luther King, Jr., many Philadelphia attractions are set to honor his life and legacy with special events, free museum admission offers, service events and more all holiday weekend long. Not only does this weekend celebrate MLK, it also marks the 309th birthday of Benjamin Franklin — honor Philadelphia’s […]

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January 16, 2015

Reminder: Center City Restaurant Week Kicks Off This Weekend At More Than 120 Restaurants, January 18-23 And January 25-30

Reminder: Center City Restaurant Week Kicks Off This Weekend At More Than 120 Restaurants, January 18-23 And January 25-30

Do you have your reservations? Starting this Sunday, January 18, sweet deals fill more than 120 restaurants throughout Rittenhouse, Midtown Village and Old City for the ever-popular Center City Restaurant Week. From January 18 through 23 and January 25 through 30, make plans (and reservations!) to dine on the cheap at some of the city’s […]

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January 16, 2015

Now Open: Adventure Aquarium Debuts Dinosaurs Of The Deep, An Exhibition About Prehistoric Marine Animals, January 16-July 4

Now Open: Adventure Aquarium Debuts Dinosaurs Of The Deep, An Exhibition About Prehistoric Marine Animals, January 16-July 4

Today, January 16, Adventure Aquarium debuts its latest exhibition, Dinosaurs Of The Deep, a look at the prehistoric marine animals that ruled the seas when dinosaurs ruled the earth. The exhibit will showcase five-thousand square feet of fossils, large-scale skeletons, a coral reef with animal replications and more than 20 life-size replicas. Learn about ancient […]

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January 16, 2015

The Brandywine River Museum Of Art Unveils The First Major Retrospective Of Jamie Wyeth’s Work, Opening This Saturday, January 17

The Brandywine River Museum Of Art Unveils The First Major Retrospective Of Jamie Wyeth's Work, Opening This Saturday, January 17

When your father is Andrew Wyeth and your grandfather is N.C. Wyeth, it might be hard to forge your own artistic path. But, as the newest exhibit at the Brandywine River Museum of Art demonstrates, third-generation artist Jamie Wyeth not only embraced, but strengthened, his family’s legacy. Organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, […]

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January 15, 2015

Tonight Picks: RiverRink Winterfest, Ambler Restaurant Week, Third Thursdee At Pizza Brain, Bavaria In Bucks At Peddler’s Village And More

Winterfest

As the workweek draws to a close, happenings kick into high gear to celebrate the nearing weekend. Tonight, Pizza Brain and Little Baby’s Ice Cream team up for their monthly Third Thursdee event. Tonight, the duo will welcome Honey’s Sit ‘N Eat for brunch-inspired pizza and ice cream — in addition to free beer from […]

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January 15, 2015

Find Your Way Through Thousands Of Unsold Christmas Trees At The Ultimate Recycled Maze At Linvilla Orchards, Open Through March 1

Find Your Way Through Thousands Of Unsold Christmas Trees At The Ultimate Recycled Maze At Linvilla Orchards, Open Through March 1

Have a good sense of direction? Prove it. Thousands of unsold Christmas trees fill Linvilla Orchards for the ultimate recycled maze, a challenging path that will bring guests on a winding journey through the Media attraction. Linvilla Orchards is reusing the trees it didn’t sell — in addition to Christmas trees from other sellers — […]

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January 15, 2015

The First Ardmore Music Hall Funky Brunch & Market Debuts This Sunday, January 18 With Craft Vendors, Brunch Specials And Live Music

Ardmore

Update: This event has been postponed until Sunday, January 25. As the largest and most diverse town on the tony Main Line stretch of suburbs, Ardmore has a distinctly double character: It’s residential yet urban, and offers some of the area’s best shopping, dining and nightlife. This Sunday, January 18, folks in search of shopping, […]

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January 15, 2015

Get Your Ticket For Winterfest Live! To Enjoy More 150+ Craft Beers, Live Music And More At Xfinity Live!, Saturday, January 17

Get Your Ticket For Winterfest Live! To Enjoy More 150+ Craft Beers, Live Music And More At Xfinity Live!, Saturday, January 17

Football season at is over, but the fun continues off the field at our city’s awesome South Philly sports complex. This Saturday, Winterfest Live!, a winter craft beer festival, will unite craft beer lovers of all kinds at Xfinity Live!. In addition to live music, a DJ and more, this hoppy hootenanny will offer guests […]

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