Monday, October 5, 2015

In the galleries: Art picks for October

Monday, October 5, 2015, 4:05 PM
With both the leaves and temperatures falling, you may be looking for a sweet escape. Here are some new art picks at local museums and galleries. Melding past with present is British artist Marcus Harvey’s latest work at Locks Gallery (600 Washington Square South). A collection of paintings... Read more

Win Tickets to visit Terror Behind the Walls

Monday, October 5, 2015, 2:56 PM
Terror Behind the Walls, a haunted house hosted at Eastern State Penitentiary, celebrates its 25th year of bringing fear to the hearts of visitors. The penitentiary is rumored to have been haunted since the early 1940’s when inmates and officers alike reported mysterious visions and paranormal... Read more

Flavor your week with these 5 food events: Pop-up, Colombian, BBQ

Monday, October 5, 2015, 2:16 PM
Here's our 5 food picks for the first full week of October. The Philadelphia Museum of Art (2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.) gets into the seasonal spirit with a Oktoberfest pop-up beer garden on Wednesday, Oct. 7. Beginning at 6 p.m., hang out with Yards' Lady Birds Club and enjoy local brews, bratwursts... Read more

This week in Philly: Oct. 5-Oct. 11

Monday, October 5, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, Oct. 5 Start the week with a healthy dose of death. Death experts — if there ever were such a thing — like medical examiners, cemetery director of programs, authors, museum curators and more will speak on the subjects they... Read more

Happy-hour hits in Northern Liberties

Friday, October 2, 2015, 1:17 PM
Whether you’re into sophisticated whiskey, party-ready margaritas, local craft drafts or cheap hipster cans, NoLibs has an early evening getaway that’s up your alley. Speaking of alleys, there’s even discounted bowling to be found on the North Second Street strip. Bar Ferdinand (1030... Read more

What to see at the Forbes Under 30 Summit

Friday, October 2, 2015, 12:04 PM
Forbes’ Under 30 Summit returned to the Pennsylvania Convention Center (1101 Arch St.) on Sunday, Oct. 4, and runs until Wednesday, Oct. 7. The annual event, which debuted in Philadelphia last year, welcomes young tech, business, and entertainment influencers from around the globe. If you’re... Read more

Weekend event picks: Monster Jam, festivals & more

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 1:50 PM
After a historic few days last weekend, things are all but back to normal. Let’s just hope Joaquin decides he doesn’t want in on the plans. Here’s what’s going on this weekend. If you had a craving for a chance to watch 12-foot-tall-by-12-foot-wide trucks hurtle up to 130... Read more

October First Friday picks: Red Bull can art, parties & more

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 1:59 PM
Grab an umbrella and some pals on Friday, Oct. 2 — First Friday adventures are waiting. They grow up so fast. Celebrate the first birthday of N3rd Street, the section of North 3rd Street home to many tech, startup and creative agencies. These groups will convene in Liberty Lands Park (913-961... Read more

10 events to look forward to in October

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 11:03 AM
Autumn is officially here and there’s plenty to do. Check out these 10 events happening in October. CRAFT PHILA Liberty Bell Fair Saturday, Oct. 3 and Sunday, Oct. 4 6th and 7th Streets between Chestnut and Market Streets The city’s largest arts fair returns for two days of handmade crafts... Read more

Our monthly concert picks: October 2015

Monday, September 28, 2015, 3:21 PM
What we’re checking out this month! Thursday, October 1: Hall & Oates Of all the bands to emerge from Philadelphia in the past five decades, few rival Hall & Oates in terms of chart success, notoriety, and mass appeal. Since the early 1970s, the coiffed duo has churned out more than... Read more
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