Wednesday, September 2, 2015

How to spend your Labor Day Weekend in Philly

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 3:37 PM
Shore traffic can be a bummer. So avoid it completely. Here are some city-based ways to spend your Labor Day Weekend. To kick off Budweiser Made in America weekend, the famous Budweiser Clydesdales are making an appearance at Urban Saloon (2120 Fairmount Ave.) on Thursday, Sept. 3. To celebrate, there’ll... Read more

Morgan's Pier extends season with Fall Fest

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 1:35 PM
If you couldn’t get enough of Morgan’s Pier (221 N. Columbus Blvd.) summer beer garden, you still have time — and this year it extends through Saturday, Oct. 31. Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 23, Morgan’s Pier presents Fall Fest: six weeks of autumn-themed events including pumpkin... Read more

Our monthly concert picks: September 2015

Monday, August 31, 2015, 5:13 PM
What we’re checking out this month! Saturday, Sept. 5 through Sunday, Sept. 6: Made in America It’s hard to believe it’s already year four for Made in America — it seems like just yesterday that Jay Z was on hand at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, announcing a brand new festival... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Wings, BBQ, steak

Monday, August 31, 2015, 10:44 AM
With Labor Day weekend beginning on Friday, you know barbecues would be in this week’s food picks. Besides diggin’ into ribs and chicken dinners, you can take part of the drink specials at CCD’s final SIPS, chow down on fried chicken, or feast on steak at a special price. Here are... Read more

This week in Philly: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Monday, August 31, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, Aug. 31 Spend an afternoon touring the places where Cape May’s finest libations are made. This self-guided tour, starting at noon, will let you peruse at your own pace the selected wineries and brewery — Natali Vineyards, Hawk... Read more

Labor Day picks at the NJ Shore

Friday, August 28, 2015, 3:27 PM
Is the thought of summer ending giving you the blues? If so, cheer up — you still have Labor Day weekend! Here are some things to do if you’re visiting the shore. Wildwoods Can you nail that 100 hole every time in Skee ball? Well, if so, show off your skills during Ed’s Funcade’s... Read more

Weekend event picks: Invisible River, art markets & more

Thursday, August 27, 2015, 2:46 PM
We hate to alarm you, but it’s the last weekend in August and the last one before Labor Day. Before the holiday weekend craziness kicks in, take advantage of one more calm summer weekend. Never before thought of as a prime happy hour spot, the Mütter Museum (19 S. 22nd St.) is changing... Read more

Top of the Tower hosts special dining experiences during the World Meeting of Families

Thursday, August 27, 2015, 1:43 PM
If the massive swarms of people are making you uninterested in seeing Pope Francis — don’t sweat — there’s a solution, and it's 50 floors up. The Top of the Tower (1717 Arch St.) venue at Three Logan Square will organize a special brunch occasion to serve visitors and locals... Read more

Monthly buzz: Beer events pouring in September

Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 4:02 PM
This September, there’s a beer event in Philly for every type of drinker. For partiers, there are three craft beer events certainly not to miss. For the beer snobs, Monk’s Café will host a very special pouring event. And for those who just love beer, I’m sure all nine of these... Read more

10 events to look forward to in September

Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 2:55 PM
With all the attention focusing on Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia on Saturday, Sept. 26 and Sunday, Sept. 27, other events this upcoming month may be forgotten — except they shouldn’t. Here are 10 other events to look forward to: Made in America Saturday, Sept. 5 & Sunday... Read more
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