Saturday, April 25, 2015

#PhillyFive Things to Do: April 25, 2015

Saturday, April 25, 2015, 3:00 AM
Mushrooms and margs, everybody! For families: Celebrate Earth Day at the Schuylkill Center (8480 Hagy’s Mill Rd.) with nature walks, pond hikes, live animal shows and art from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during Naturepalooza. For a class: Be a fun guy (or gal) and learn how to grow your own mushrooms... Read more

Gay To Do: Black Pride, Hale & more

Friday, April 24, 2015, 3:26 PM
Philadelphia Black Pride This weekend, the 16th Annual Philadelphia Black Pride continues to celebrate the LGBT African American community in our city. More information can be found here on the not to be missed calendar of happenings yet to come. Dena Underwood The Fourth Annual Center City Jazz... Read more

Franklin Square kicks off outdoor entertainment this May

Friday, April 24, 2015, 1:38 PM
One of Historic Philadelphia’s go-to spots for all-ages activities ups the ante for exciting programming this spring. Officially open since late March, Franklin Square (6th and Race Streets) heads into the heart of its spring and summer season with outdoor goings on in May. Take a breather on... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: April 24, 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015, 3:00 AM
Today could be the best day ever. For an afternoon stroll: Cape May’s Washington St. is lined with picturesque residencies. Get the scoop on the home’s owners throughout the years during this walking tour, beginning at 2:30 p.m. The tour departs at the gazebo at the Elmen Physick Estate... Read more

Weekend event picks: Philly Art Book Fair, Penn Relays & more

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 3:25 PM
Spring is in full swing with a plethora of festivals and gatherings that’ll get you out on the town. Let’s explore, shall we? Some of the nation’s top high school and collegiate track and field athletes come to Franklin Field (235 S. 33rd St.) for the Penn Relays, three days of... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: April 23, 2015

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 3:00 AM
You’ll be rocking and rolling today. For two-wheelers: Philly’s bike share program, Indego, officially launches today and they’re throwing a party and ride-off event at The Oval (24th St. and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway). Starting at 11 a.m., you can check in to be one of the first... Read more

Cool science: Philadelphia Science Festival returns

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 1:33 PM
Science moves beyond the classroom and into the city for real-life applications, parties and activities for the Philadelphia Science Festival. Get your beakers ready: Festivities run from Friday, April 24 through Saturday, May 2. Like with every good festival, this one begins with a rad party. On... Read more

Our weekly concert picks: April 22–April 28

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 10:52 AM
What we’re seeing live this week! Thursday, April 23 through Saturday, April 25: WXPN’s Key Fest 2015 For the past 5 years, local radio station WXPN’s blog, The Key, has become one of our go-to spots for daily concert listings, song streams, and news about the local scene (full... Read more

Philly Black Pride Festival returns with parties & more

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 12:08 PM
A yearly event paired with Penn Relays weekend (that would be this weekend, by the way) is the 16th Annual Philly Black Pride Festival. Serving the LGBTQ African American community, events run from Wednesday, April 22 through Sunday, April 26 and feature luncheons, mixers and more. Start the festivities... Read more

What to see, what to do at Philly Tech Week

Monday, April 13, 2015, 1:56 PM
The city’s most innovative week has returned! Tinkering and technology have never been as fun and social as they are during Philly Tech Week. Running Friday, April 17 through Saturday, April 25, the festival boasts over 100 events. Here are some can’t-miss festivities. Local studios and... Read more
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