Things to Do Philly

Globetrotters, fishing tournament, and other things to do down the Shore Aug. 18 to 24

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Harlem Globetrotters America’s most fun basketball team has been Down the Shore the greater part of the week. Bull already made a basket... Read more

A magical mystery ride through Rich Little's 50 years in showbiz

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Born in the Canadian capital of Ottawa toward the end of the Depression, impressionist and voice actor Richard Caruthers “Rich”... Read more

Philly Caribbean Festival, Pirate Day, and other things to do in Philly Aug. 18 to 24

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FESTIVALS Philly Caribbean Festival The Caribbean festival brings together traditions from 14 islands for a day of music, dance, food, and skits... Read more

10 acts not to miss at the Philly Folk Festival

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There’s a lot to love about this weekend’s Philly Folk Festival, with more than 100 wide-ranging acts — folk, bluegrass... Read more

Ways and places to observe the solar eclipse in Philly

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A total eclipse of the sun — like the one that will be seen Monday in a 70-mile-wide swath from Oregon to South Carolina  —... Read more

Trike racing, Peach Music Fest, and more to do in and around Philadelphia

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WHEELS Tolsdorf Trike Challenge Presented as part of the pro Benchmark Twilight Cycling Classic in West Chester, this three-wheeling race is... Read more

Spraygrounds bring summer joy, for less money and with less effort than pools

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The simple summertime joy of the backyard sprinkler, without the grass stains, is the appeal of Philadelphia’s spraygrounds. The city... Read more

Confront the elephant (beetle) in the room at BugFest

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Behind the children’s area at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, three employees in matching turquoise polos huddle... Read more