Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Monthly buzz: Beer events pouring in September

Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 4:02 PM
This September, there’s a beer event in Philly for every type of drinker. For partiers, there are three craft beer events certainly not to miss. For the beer snobs, Monk’s Café will host a very special pouring event. And for those who just love beer, I’m sure all nine of these... Read more

What to do at the Philly Zine Fest

Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 2:21 PM
Philly is all about independent publishing, and small presses are showing off their best at the Philly Zine Fest on Sunday, Aug. 30. From noon to 7 p.m. at the Rotunda (4014 Walnut St.) nearly 40 exhibitors will show off their publications, ranging from sketches inspired by interview bits from MTV’s... Read more

Our weekly concert picks: August 26–September 1

Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 10:46 AM
Picks for the last week of August! Thursday, August 27: Meg Baird It’s hard to believe it’s been three years since Meg Baird — Philly’s honey-tongued folk songstress and founding member of Espers — left the City of Brotherly Love for the West Coast. I feel like it was... Read more

10 events to look forward to in September

Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 2:55 PM
With all the attention focusing on Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia on Saturday, Sept. 26 and Sunday, Sept. 27, other events this upcoming month may be forgotten — except they shouldn’t. Here are 10 other events to look forward to: Made in America Saturday, Sept. 5 & Sunday... Read more

A guide to Philadelphia Fashion Week

Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 2:25 PM
Cravers of couture don’t need to travel to Milan, Paris or New York for a steady dose of fashion: Philadelphia Fashion Week is poking its stylish head back into our lives. Extending from Monday, Aug. 31 through Friday, Sept. 4, the week brings both local and visiting designers to runways across... Read more

What to see at the 2015 Fringe Festival

Monday, August 24, 2015, 4:13 PM
The city’s independent arts scene comes alive once again this September for over two weeks of groundbreaking shows and performances for the 2015 Fringe Festival. Running Thursday, Sept. 3 through Saturday, Sept. 19, expect shows hand-selected from FringeArts, neighborhood shows and late-night... Read more

Local establishments celebrate National Dog Day

Monday, August 24, 2015, 2:22 PM
Our furry pals get their own special day on Wednesday, Aug 26 as 11th National Dog Day marks the calendar. Throughout the week, local Philadelphia shelters, restaurants and parks honor the holiday with free baths, snacks, and more. Wag your way to these events: Uptown Beer Garden (1735 Market St... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Wine, clams, crab

Monday, August 24, 2015, 12:46 PM
With summer coming close to an end, enjoy seasonal seafood dinners from Varga Bar and the Olde Bar. If fish isn’t your style, Estia is hosting a stellar wine pairing dinner. Check out these 5 food events. Through Sunday, Aug. 30, Fishtown, Penn’s Landing, and Northern Liberties food... Read more

This week in Philly: Aug. 24-Aug. 30

Monday, August 24, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, Aug. 24 Toddlers with a knack for exploring in the wilderness should enjoy this forest walk and fun lesson on what makes the woods cool in the summer at the Tyler Arboretum (515 Painter Rd., Media). During the hour walk, beginning at 10... Read more

7 lunch deals offered in Rittenhouse Square

Friday, August 21, 2015, 11:09 AM
With all the lavish restaurants located around Rittenhouse Square, it can be seen as a pricey place to take a lunch break — but it’s really not. From delicious Mexican platters to quick and easy Thai meals, Rittenhouse Square has the goods when it comes to lunch deals. Tria Taproom (2005... Read more
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