Mayor Nutter Unveils New Year’s Event Details For Philadelphia

Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced the City of Philadelphia’s plans to make the Philadelphia region the best place to celebrate the New Year.  Featured events include the SugarHouse New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront at 6 p.m. and midnight on New Year’s Eve and the Mummers
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Holidays In Philadelphia Mean New Celebrations

Сredit: Photos by M. Fischetti (left) and J. Fusco (right) for VISIT PHILADELPHIA® The holidays are all about tradition, especially in Philadelphia where each year generations of visitors gather at Macy’s for the Christmas Light Show, snap memory-making photos of Longwood Gardens’ elaborate displays and oooh-and-aaaah at the New Year’s Eve Fireworks on (more...)

The First-Ever Philly Cheesesteak Festival is Philly

The battle that has divided Philadelphia for decades is finally getting the tribute it deserves later this month, with the introduction of the first-ever Philadelphia Cheesesteak Festival! Who’s better: Pat’s or Geno’s? How do you order: “wit” or “wit out?” What about the cheese: Provolone, American, or whiz? What makes a better steak: top round or rib (more...)

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Rare Costume and Stage Designs from Banned Soviet Theatrical Production on Display Till-Nov. 4 The Santa Monica College Emeritus Art Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of rare costume and stage designs created by Katya Kompaneyets with Georgian artist and political satirist Tengiz Mirzashvili for (more...)

The Gala Of The Royal Horses Trots Into Trenton For The First Time Event In October

For the first time ever, The Gala of The Royal Horses Inaugural North American world-renowned equestrian tour is coming to Trenton, NJ on October 18 at 4pm. The Gala of the Royal Horses is a spectacular entertainment event combining the most beautiful horses in the world with live performer creating (more...)

Pope And Pilgrims Find A Bit Of Home In Philadelphia

Familiar Foods, Dances, Games & Religious Shrines Celebrate South American & Italian Traditions aJames Beard Award winner Marc Vetri’s pizzeria serves traditional, Neapolitan-style pizzas from its 8,500-pound wood-burning oven. To wash down their pies, patrons can choose from a variety of beverages on tap, including rotating beers and red and white (more...)

1st Annual Philadelphia Cheesesteak Festival

1st Annual Philadelphia Cheesesteak Festival “It’s a Philly Thing” TM, Saturday, October 24th, 2015 Lincoln Financial Fiel The day has finally come!  The 1st Annual Philadelphia Cheesesteak Festival is set to take place October 24th, 2015 at Lincoln Financial Field.  This event is being co-produced by 97.5 The Fanatic, 93.3 WMMR, 102.9 WMGK (more...)

Las Desaparecidas de Ciudad Juárez: A Homage to the Missing and Murdered Girls of Juárez

Diane Kahlo's Las Desaparecidas de Ciudad Jon view at Fleisher beginning September 4 Fleisher Art Memorial will present artist Diane Kahlo's compelling memorial to the more than 1,000 missing and murdered women of CiudadJuárez, Mexico. A testament to the epidemic of violence against young women in the city just across (more...)

The Wrath of the Gods: Masterpieces by Rubens, Michelangelo, and Titian

September 12-December 6, 2015 Gallery 155 This fall, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present The Wrath of the Gods: Masterpieces by Rubens, Michelangelo, and Titian. The exhibition focuses on one of the finest works by the great Flemish painter Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640),Prometheus Bound. This ambitious, large-scale painting, described by the artist (more...)

Pocono Garlic Festival

True garlic fanatics know the Pocono Garlic Festival is by far the stinkiest festival in the tri state area! The event is always held on Labor Day Weekend, September 5 & 6, which coincides with the regional harvest of Hard neck garlic. For all garlic lovers this is the beginning (more...)

“Food & Flicks” At The Oval In Philadelphia

Featuring four weeks of themed movie nights and programming Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and the Fairmount Park Conservancy present “Food & Flicks” at The Oval. “Food & Flicks” will feature a series of themed movie nights and programming including live musical performances, renowned DJ’s, food trucks, and the adjacent seasonal beer (more...)

Harlem Globetrotters Continue Their Summertime Tradition With Four Games In Wildwood

Harlem Globetrotters Continue Thetr Summertime Tradition With Four Games In Wildwood From July 29 To August 1 For the fifth consecutive year, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters will give families even more reasons to visit the Jersey Shore when they bring four games and four clinics to the Wildwoods Convention Center from Wednesday, July 29 through (more...)

US Women Beat Japan to Win World Cup

VOA News Captain Carli Lloyd had a sensational hat trick (3 goals), including a goal all the way from the halfway line, as the United States roared to a shocking 4-0 lead in the Women's World Cup and easily held on to beat defending champion Japan, 5-2, in Vancouver, (more...)

<!–:en–>City And Festival Officials Announce Plans for Wawa Welcome America! Events <!–:–><!–:RU–>Фестиваль Wawa Welcome America! приглашает на День Независимости!<!–:–>

Details on transportation, parking, security and other activities prior to and on July 4th. Philadelphia is rolling out the red-white-and-blue carpet to residents and visitors at the ongoing Wawa Welcome America! festival, which ends with a spectacular concert and grand fireworks finale on July 4th. From an old-fashioned summer block (more...)

Chulpan Khamatova And Evgeny Mironov Star In ‘Theatre Of Nations’

PRODUCTION OF STRINDBERG’S MISS JULIE DIRECTED BY THOMAS OSTERMEIER; REZO GABRIADZE RETURNS TO NEW YORK CITY WITH RAMONA AT LINCOLN CENTER FESTIVAL IN JULY Celebrated actors Chulpan Khamatova and Evgeny Mironov return to the New York stage July 27–August 2 when Lincoln Center Festival presents Theatre of Nations’ production of August Strindberg’s poignant (more...)


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