Tuesday, July 7, 2015

In the galleries: Art picks for July

Monday, July 6, 2015, 1:28 PM
In between the beach trips and block parties, indulge in a bit of artistry at new and upcoming exhibitions at local galleries and museums. Independence Day may have come and past, but one Founding Father is still riding the wave of artistic freedom at Paradigm Gallery and Studio (746 S. 4th St.).... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Bastille Day, bagels, BBQ

Monday, July 6, 2015, 11:37 AM
Barbecues were in no short supply this holiday weekend, and neither are cookouts this week. If you’re at the shore, Wildwoods' beloved NJ State BBQ Championship and Angelsea Blues Festival will take place Friday, July 3 through Sunday, July 5. Not going to the beach this weekend? The Hop Angel... Read more

This week in Philly: July 6-July 12

Monday, July 6, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, July 6 In honor of one of the greatest (made up) holidays, all Federal Donuts locations (701 N. 7th St., 1219 S. 2nd St., 1632 Sansom St., 3428 Sansom St.) will shell out their Spruce Street Harbor Park-only fan-favorite PortFedNuts fried... Read more

USA, USA! 10 bars to watch the Women's World Cup finals

Thursday, July 2, 2015, 4:31 PM
The Women’s World Cup kicked off the summer of soccer. The best part about it is the United States Women’s National team are playing in the finals. Here are a few locations you can cheer on the girls on Sunday, July 5 as they play Japan in this 2011 World Cup Finals rematch! 700 Club (700... Read more

Weekend event picks: 4th of July alternatives edition

Thursday, July 2, 2015, 12:59 PM
Don’t waste a long weekend. Embrace your freedom and get a healthy dose of arts and entertainment. Over the past two weeks, five theater artists have been crafting and creating new works at the Kimmel Center (Broad and Spruce Streets). They show off works-in-progress on Thursday, July 2 at 7:30... Read more

10 events to look forward to in July

Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 2:54 PM
Throughout July, spend some time away from the beach and check out the hottest events Philly has in store. Wawa Welcome America Saturday, June 27 – Saturday, July 4 Various Locations The eight-day festival celebrates our Independence and patriotism with various forms of entertainment featuring... Read more

Where to see 4th of July parades and fireworks

Monday, June 29, 2015, 2:57 PM
Feelings of patriotism are only enhanced with Independence Day parades and fireworks shows. See when and where your town is holding them. PENNSYLVANIA Wednesday, July 1 Philadelphia: Get more bang for your buck — literally — after the Phillies’ game. Approximately 15 minutes after... Read more

Weather woes be gone: Entertainment locked indoors

Saturday, June 27, 2015, 9:39 AM
When Mother Nature gives us a taste of wet, cold weather, planning outdoor activities on your day off isn't really an option. Instead of sitting on the couch and using the excuse “It’s gross out, I don’t feel like doing anything,” there are a handful of indoors fun spots to... Read more

Guide to public and private swimming pools in Philadelphia

Friday, June 26, 2015, 3:28 PM
Is the heat getting to you already? Well, I have great news, Philadelphia is jam-packed with pools. From private swim clubs to public pools in every neighborhood, jumping into a body of water shouldn’t be so hard. Grab your bathing suit and check these pools out. Private Pools Members only... Read more

Where to go on and around South Street

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 11:00 AM
South Street (east of Broad Street), one of Philadelphia’s major go-to destinations, is a mosaic of delicious food spots, unique shopping, live music, and loads of places to chug a cold one. Start at 10th Street and make your way to the 100 block of South. Punk rockers, business professionals... Read more
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