Saturday, November 28, 2015

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

One Liberty Observation Deck opening Nov. 28

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 12:52 PM
See Philly from every angle this month. The 57-story One Liberty Observation Deck (1650 Market St.) will be open for business starting Saturday, Nov. 28. Parisian company Montparnasse 56, who operate tourist observation decks worldwide — in Chicago, Paris, Berlin and Rhone Valley — are... Read more

This week in Philly: Nov. 16-Nov. 22

Monday, November 16, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, Nov. 16 All this week, stop by the Shops at Liberty Place (1625 Chestnut St.) to check out their annual gingerbread house display, which tasked local chefs to create a delicious, gingerbread-y version of historic Philadelphia buildings... Read more

Phan Cave and Philly PR Girl host second annual Turkey Tailgate to benefit Philabundance

Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 2:11 PM
On Sunday, Nov. 22, the Philadelphia Eagles will face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at home, and Phan Cave – of course – is hosting a party. Now in its second year, the pre-game pros team up with Philly PR Girl to throw a Turkey Tailgate that will benefit Philabundance. Don’t stay out... 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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