Sunday, May 3, 2015

#PhillyFive Things to Do: May 3, 2015

Sunday, May 3, 2015, 3:00 AM
Grab your shades and chill out. For pooches: It’s a dog’s day out at WMGK’s 13th Annual DeBella Dog Walk. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., dog owners can take their four-legged buds to Green Lane Park (2144 Snyder Rd., Green Lane) to play game — like musical hoops and doggie tic tac... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: May 2, 2015

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 3:00 AM
There’s nothing like a little pure hearted fun to kick off the weekend. For a day down the shore: If the citywide festivals taking place today weren’t enough, perhaps Ocean City’s daylong block party, featuring over 350 crafters, restaurants, shops and live music, will do the trick... Read more

National Burger Month specials around Philadelphia

Friday, May 1, 2015, 2:59 PM
Friday, May 1 welcomes National Burger Month. Patties all over the City of Philadelphia are being celebrated at select locations. Whether it’s a burger-of-the-day deal or a special beefy offering, guests can fulfill their hunger cravings at these locations. Bank and Bourbon (1200 Market St... Read more

Block parties, specials & other local ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Friday, May 1, 2015, 12:19 PM
Is it the celebration of Mexico’s independence? (Nah.) Is it a day commemorating a battle? (Yeah.) Whatever the cause for celebration, Cinco de Mayo has become an excuse to indulge in Mexican culture and cuisine. We’ll take some guac with that. Make a week of it. Cantina Dos Segundos... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: May 1, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015, 3:00 AM
It’s easy to feel optimistic with an entertainment outlook like this. For a festival: Downtown Dover’s weeklong Dover Days continues today with a wealth of activities including a moon bounce village and food fair at Legislative Mall (Legislative Ave. and MLK Jr. Blvd. N.) from 6 p.m.... Read more

Gay To Do: 'Kinky Boots,' Dining Out, & more

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 4:52 PM
Kinky Boots The fabulous smash-hit Broadway musical Kinky Boots has already stormed into Philly, and will run at the Forrest Theatre (1114 Walnut St.) until Sunday, May 10. Boots tells the story of Charlie Price who forms an unlikely partnership with drag queen Lola to save his struggling shoe factory... Read more

Weekend event picks: Festivals galore, Maifest & more

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 2:58 PM
Drum roll, please. This is the weekend we’ve all been waiting for. From a handful of festivals to big event viewing parties, try not to tire yourself out on good times. It’s carnival season! Philadelphia Science Festival comes to a climactic finish on Saturday, May 2 for the Science Carnival... Read more

Food Trust's Headhouse Farmers' Market kicks off on Sunday

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 12:25 PM
Outdoor market season has arrived and the Food Trust’s Headhouse Farmers’ Market will reopen on Sunday, May 3 at 10 a.m. Located at 2nd and Lombard Streets, the market will welcome more than 40 vendors bearing fruits, veggies, flowers, breads, dips, coffee, cheeses, food trucks, and more... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: April 30, 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 3:00 AM
Thursday is the new Friday. For an opening: Finally, a sign of warmer times! Morgan’s Pier (221 N. Columbus Blvd.) opens for the season at 4 p.m. this evening and DJ Eddie Tully gets things moving starting at 9:30 p.m. For a combo: Work up an appetite with an hour of yoga followed by a cooking... Read more

Where to watch: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao

Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 3:28 PM
One of the most anticipated bouts in boxing history will take place on Saturday, May 2, between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather. It’s highly doubtful you purchased a ticket to the fight, but you can still watch it in Philadelphia and its surrounding regions. Check out these where-to-watch... Read more
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