Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Our monthly concert picks: December 2015

Monday, November 30, 2015, 11:50 AM
What we’re checking out this month! Wednesday, December 2: Vince Staples The first single I heard from Long Beach rapper Vince Staples was “Norf Norf,” a fast, hard look at West Coast street life. I confess I didn’t really like it —“it’s so grim,”... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Wine, brews, feast

Monday, November 30, 2015, 10:35 AM
Here are 5 food events to keep on your radar: On Tuesday, Dec. 1 and Thursday, Dec. 3, taste the flavors of the holiday season during a wine pairing at the Christmas Village in LOVE Park. Tuesday will feature three wines with select cheeses, and Thursday will feature wines paired with select chocolates... Read more

This week in Philly: Nov. 30-Dec. 6

Monday, November 30, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, Nov. 30 The Comcast Holiday Spectacular returns to the Comcast Center (1701 JFK Blvd.) with a free 15-minute show displayed on their giant LED screen at the top of every hour from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. (except for 5 p.m. weekdays) until Jan... Read more

Weekend event picks: Return of Winterfest, holiday fun & more

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 11:20 AM
It’s a long weekend, get on with your fun-having selves. Kick off the holiday festivities with a few Thanksgiving Eve parties on Wednesday, Nov. 25. There’s soul/disco dance party Jive Turkey at Trestle Inn (11th and Callowhill Streets) starting at 5 p.m. or the fabulous drag performance-fueled... Read more

Child To Do: Matilda, Max Major and Philly Pops does Disney

Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 5:47 PM
Need something to do with the kiddies over the Thanksgiving weekend? We've got you covered. Dahl face Roald Dahl, though one of the great children’s book writers, if only for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, was not a sweet guy. His darkly funny books specialize in the macabre and odd, and... Read more

Our guide to local holiday tree lightings

Monday, November 23, 2015, 1:21 PM
Things are about to get merry and bright. The season’s most beautifully adorned trees will get the switch flipped on within the coming weeks at these local lighting ceremonies. Adventure Aquarium (1 Riverside Dr., Camden, N.J.): Weekends from Saturday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 27 and Thursday... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Jams, beers, chocolate

Monday, November 23, 2015, 11:00 AM
Besides Thanksgiving, here are 5 food events to keep on your radar: Learn how to make your fruits last on Monday, Nov. 23 during Fall in Love with Preserving at the Free Library of Philadelphia (1901 Vine St.). Food blogger Marisa McClellan and farmer Ben Wenk will get things started at 6 p.m. and... Read more

This week in Philly: Nov. 23-Nov. 29

Monday, November 23, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, Nov. 23 Kill two birds with one stone: Get your buzz on and get crafty at Tattooed Mom (530 South St.) from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Create wire sculptures, enjoy half-priced drafts and veggie bites and 25% of the proceeds will go towards Philadelphia’s... Read more

Weekend event picks: Holiday fun, burlesque & more

Thursday, November 19, 2015, 11:53 AM
Grab a jacket and shades and get to having fun this weekend. Rasputin’s Room, a monthly burlesque show organized by performer and producer Lil’ Steph, moves venues from Ruba Club to 2nd Story (1700 S. Columbus Blvd.) for an evening of burlesque and comedy on Friday, Nov. 20. Doors are... Read more

Your guide: Winterfest preview

Friday, October 23, 2015, 1:26 PM
Time to hang up the roller blades and dust off those ice skates – Winterfest is here. Scheduled to return on Friday, Nov. 27, Penn’s Landing’s (101 S. Columbus Blvd.) wintry pop-up is a must-see destination for Philadelphians and visitors alike. Here’s a rundown of what’s... Read more
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