Mud Island Speakeasy Raises funds for National Historic Landmark Fort Mifflin

The joint will be jumpin’ at Mud Island Speakeasy on April 18, 2015 as Fort Mifflin dances back to the early 20th century to raise funds for historic programming and restoration.  Drew Nugent and the Midnight Society will have all guests out on the dance floor with
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Armenian Genocide Commemoration in Philadelphia

The Armenian Diaspora and the international community from the Philadelphia area and beyond will unite to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide. Three events will take place in Philadelphia to educate the public on Turkish denial of the atrocities committed against the Armenians by the Ottoman Empire from 1915 (more...)

Discovering the Impressionists: Paul Durand-Ruel and the New Painting

June 24–September 13, 2015 “If you see only one exhibition this year—make it this one” -- Daily Telegraph (London) Tickets for the acclaimed exhibition Discovering the Impressionists: Paul Durand-Ruel and the New Painting, which is making its only U.S. stop in Philadelphia this summer, will be on sale in April. The exhibition will be presented at the Philadelphia (more...)

Philadelphia Marks 2015 With New Exhibits, Anniversaries & The Pope

Tall Ships, World Meeting Of Families, Alice In Wonderland & Other Events Dot The Calendar With 2015 comes plenty of reasons for visitors to plan a trip to Philadelphia. In fact, The New York Timesranked Philly in the #3 spot in its article of the "52 Places to Go in 2015." So (more...)

Art-Reach Announces Recipients of the 2015 Commitment to Cultural Access Awards

On March 28, 2015, Art-Reach will honor Main Line Art Center and People’s Light Art-Reach, a Philadelphia-based arts accessibility non-profit, announced today the recipients of the 2015 Commitment to Cultural Access Awards. Each year, Art-Reach honors organizations or individuals in Greater Philadelphia who are doing extraordinary work in alignment (more...)

Yale Russian Chorus Alumni Will Perform Rarely Heard Russian Choral Repertoire

Yale Russian Chorus Alumni Will Perform Rarely Heard Russian Choral Repertoire in Concert on April 18 at St. Mary's Episcopal, Philadelphia More than 40 singers of the Yale Russian Chorus Alumni, the oldest continuously performing Russian choral group in the Americas, will perform in concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April (more...)

America in Bloom to Showcase “Our Cities are Stars” at the Philadelphia Flower Show

For the fourth year in a row, America in Bloom (AIB) will have a stunning display garden at the world famous Philadelphia Flower Show. Held from February 27 to March 8 in Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Flower Show is the largest, oldest and most prestigious in the country. This year’s theme, (more...)

Super Bowl Sunday: An Unofficial Holiday for Millions

Each year, on a Sunday at the end of January or beginning of February, tens of millions of Americans declare their own unofficial holiday. Gathered in groups large and small, nearly half of all U.S. households participate vicariously in a televised spectacle that has far outgrown its origins as a (more...)

Rosenberg Returns East to Lead LaBAMBA’s BIG BAND

Northeast Philly's own Richie "LaBamba" Rosenberg Returns East to Lead LaBAMBA’s BIG BAND featuring SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY and GARY U.S. BONDS AND HEADLINE SOLD-OUT PARAMOUNT THEATER 'MAIN EVENT' IN ASBURY PARK, NJ, AT LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015 New Hope's Aaron Freeman of Ween, The Weeklings feat. Glen Burtnick, Among More Than 2 (more...)

8th Day Live in Concert

Join Lubavitch of Bucks County and celebrate Chanukah with "8th Day" Live in Concert"! Bring the whole family for a concert, a community Menorah lighting and hot latkes! We expect a sellout crowd like last year’s concert, so buy your tickets early! Concert: 7:30 PM "8th (more...)

New Acts Announced for Valley Forge Casino Resort Music Fair

KC & the Sunshine Band and comedian Dave Attell are the latest acts announced for the music fair, reviving the tradition of bringing renowned singers to Valley Forge. Continuing the revival of a local tradition, Valley Forge Casino Resort announces that KC & The Sunshine Band and comedian Dave Attell will (more...)

Santa To Welcome Jersey Shore Holiday Season At Hamilton Mall

Arrival on Fire Truck During 26th Annual Santa’s Arrival Parade Leads to Center Court, Santa’s Home Away from North Pole ‘Til Christmas Eve Santa Claus will arrive at Hamilton Mall on a fire truck escorted by the Cologne Volunteer Fire Company, Hamilton Township Police Dept., the Oak Crest High School Marching (more...)

Philadelphia’s Chocolate Exhibit Unwraps The Treat’s Origins

Owned and operated for 99 years by the Shane Family, Shane Confectionery is now under the ownership of the duo behind Franklin Fountain. All of the hand-crafted candy contains 10 ingredients or less, and the ingredients are all locally sourced. Credits: Photos by G. Widman for VISIT PHILADELPHIA™ One of (more...)

24 October Ghost Walks on the Eastern Shore

Largest Cluster of Ghost Walks in America Goes Full Force for Halloween Chesapeake Ghost Walks, a company that operates a series of year-round ghost walks on the Eastern Shore has scheduled 24 walks for the month of October in 10 historic Eastern Shore towns. Additionally, the company is offering three “inside” tours (more...)

Harrah’s Philly Fest: Largest Food, Wine, Music, and Arts Festival

September casino event expected to draw thousands On Saturday September 13th, Harrah's Philadelphia Casino will host the area's largest festival of its kind. Five festivals, all in one place. The event is being called "Harrah's PhillyFest" and promises to present  the very best in food, (more...)