Wednesday, May 6, 2015

People to see at Wizard World's Comic Con

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 5:31 PM
Starting Thursday, May 7 through Sunday, May 10 the Pennsylvania Convention Center (1101 Arch St.) will host the return of Wizard World’s Comic Con, an expo celebrating the arts, movies, wrestling, television, and a little bit of geek on the side. For the die-hard fans, it’s more than... Read more

Mother's Day brunch specials in Philadelphia

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 4:52 PM
The reason why you’re reading this is because someone great put you on this earth — your mother. Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10 and restaurants all over the city are running specials. Take that special lady to one of these locations. Quick tip, don’t make her pay. White Dog... Read more

Art Star Craft Bazaar returns to Penn’s Landing this weekend

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 12:48 PM
Once again, Mother’s Day weekend is full of one-of-a-kind finds thanks to the Art Star Craft Bazaar. The 12th annual spring incarnation brings over 150 specially selected artisans and makers to the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing (101 S. Columbus Blvd.), courtesy of the crafty minds of NoLibs... Read more

Our weekly concert picks: May 6–May 12

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 10:09 AM
What we’re seeing live this week! Friday, May 8: Lovers League Band on the rise! Lovers League is a collaboration between Dani Mari and Reverend TJ McGlinchey, both acclaimed members of the Philly folk scene, who together tap into something sweet, sincere, and uniquely compelling. A classically-trained... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: May 6, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 3:00 AM
Starting now, you’re no longer allowed to say you’re bored. For blooms: The Rittenhouse Square (1800 Walnut St.) Flower Market returns with rain-or-shine plant, herb and flora shopping from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today (and tomorrow). For a comic book legend: DC Comics artist, Neal Adams... Read more

All about Mom: Local Mother’s Day events

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 2:13 PM
You love Mom way too much to just send her a card this Mother’s Day. Treat her to a day or night out in style. From tea to concerts, there’s an event for every kind of mom. Moms well versed in fashion can take a breather from shopping at a few area malls this week. Special for Mother’s... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: May 5, 2015

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 3:00 AM
Today’s cure-all. For a morning stroll: You’ll need your eyes (bring binoculars) and ears for this 8 a.m. walk through Lorimer Park (183 Moredon Rd., Huntingdon Valley) to spot songbirds. For a wooden boy: All Pinocchio wants is to be a real boy. See an original musical adaptation for... Read more

In the galleries: Art picks for May

Monday, May 4, 2015, 2:51 PM
Flowers aren’t the only things that are blooming this spring. Great art is sprouting in galleries and museums throughout the area in May. In an online, digital world, it's only natural that forms of artistic expression have taken that turn as well. Esther Klein Gallery (3600 Market St.) holds... Read more

Flavor up your week with these 5 food events: Mexican, dining, wine

Monday, May 4, 2015, 12:19 PM
Festivals galore happened this past weekend, but that’s not the end. Throughout the week, food festivals in Philadelphia take the spotlight as the Taste of Three Cities takes place at Xfinity Live!, The Philadelphia Wine & Food Festival pours at Lincoln Financial Field, and El Rey throws... Read more

#PhillyFive Things to Do: May 4, 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015, 3:00 AM
May the Fourth be with you. For kids: Three-to-five year old tots can get their hands on some instruments while listening to stories set to the sounds of the Philadelphia Orchestra during their Sound All Around program at the Academy of Music (Broad and Locust Streets). There are two sessions: 10... Read more
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