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Weekend event picks: Manayunk Arts Festival, Firefly & more

Thursday, June 18, 2015, 4:17 PM
Consider this your road map to all there is to do this weekend in Philly and beyond. It’s summer music festival season! Dover, Del.’s Firefly Festival boasts a lineup that includes Paul McCartney (Friday), Kings of Leon (Saturday) and the Killers (Sunday) as well as Young Rising Sons... Read more

Father's Day food specials in Philadelphia

Thursday, June 18, 2015, 2:54 PM
Sunday, June 21, not only marks the first day of summer, but it is also special because it’s Father’s Day. Let dad take the day off from the housework and grilling and treat him for a hearty meal and beer. Here are some dining options for Father’s Day. Bistro St. Tropez (2400... Read more

Food truck festivals and specials roll through Philadelphia this Thursday

Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 3:11 PM
If you missed the Taste of Three Cities festival and the Vendy awards, have no fear: On Thursday, June 18 a handful of food truck festivals are set to roll through Philly. An abundance of food trucks varying in culinary choices and styles are set take make a stop at 13th and Callowhill for the second... Read more

Start summer on a high note with solstice parties

Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 12:40 PM
The longest day of the year deserves some partying. Say ‘sup to the summer solstice with seasonal events all weekend. It’s not too late to work on your beach body. Sol Yoga Studio hosts a yoga class in Sutcliffe Park (101 Sutcliffe Lane, Conshohocken) on Friday, June 19 where attendees... Read more

Our weekly concert picks: June 17–June 23

Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 10:32 AM
Summertime sounds! Wednesday, June 17: Robert Plant with the Pixies Robert Plant is a 66-year-old Englishman, with long stringy hair and a gruff voice. The Pixies are a bunch of guys in their 50s who met in college 30 years ago and still hang out. Put it that way and they don’t sound very cool... Read more

10 local ways to celebrate Father’s Day

Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 12:37 PM
Show dad he’s worth it by taking him out for a day on the town in celebration of Father’s Day. It only comes once a year. Save paper and instead of getting your pops a card, take him to Shofuso Japanese House and Garden (Horticultural and Lansdowne Drives) for origami and other crafts... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Cannoli, Bloomsday, tacos

Monday, June 15, 2015, 11:08 AM
If you attended Burger Brawl this past weekend, you more than likely do not want to think about food events. Well, there are five upcoming food happenings and they’re not to miss. Check out these 5 food events. Tuesday, June 16 is Bloomsday, the national celebration of Irish novelist and poet... Read more

This week in Philly: June 15-June 21

Monday, June 15, 2015, 3:00 AM
A few ways to spend your week in (and out of) Philly. Monday, June 15 Of course Betsy Ross would be the one to throw a weeklong festival in honor of the American Flag. It’s only natural. Stop by her abode, the Betsy Ross House (239 Arch St.) Monday through Saturday for flag raisings with Betsy... Read more

The Marvel Experience makes stop in Philadelphia

Friday, June 12, 2015, 2:35 PM
Philadelphia sure isn’t getting passed over when it comes to pop-up exhibits. Another unique tour is making its way to town on from Wednesday, June 24 through Sunday, July 5 – The Marvel Experience. (A postponed start date to make up for some tech upgrades.) The Marvel Experience will... Read more

Weekend event picks: Odunde Festival, Burger Brawl & more

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 2:40 PM
Things are heating up this weekend as we creep closer to the official start of summer. Everyone’s buzzing and stomachs are grumbling. Get ready to experience it all this weekend. Local theater artist Mary Tuomanen presents her one-woman show at the SEI Innovation Studio at the Kimmel Center... Read more
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