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PHOTOS: Diner en Blanc 2017

After last year’s stunning Diner en Blanc on the steps of the Philadelphia Art Museum, this year’s event was even more epic. With over 5,300 people in attendance (and a waiting list of 43,000) last night’s Diner en Blanc at Philadelphia’s Franklin Square was the largest to...

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:39pm

Where to watch the 2017 Solar Eclipse in Philadelphia

On Monday, August 21, North America will have front row seats to the first total solar eclipse in almost 100 years. What is a total solar eclipse exactly? The moon will come in between the Earth and the sun for up to three hours, blocking the sun. There are plenty of watch parties happening in...

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:11pm

The future of 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' without Dennis

In the Season 12 finale of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” earlier this year, one of the key members of the gang, Dennis Reynolds, says goodbye to Philly. It still remains uncertain however, if the actor who plays Dennis, Glenn Howerton, is returning to the show at all for...

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 11:59am

Shania Twain coming to Philly next year for a show post 'retirement'

Shania Twain fans, rejoice! Remember back in 2015 she came through Philly for her “Rock this Country” tour which was supposedly her last? (If you don’t remember all the press back then about her retiring, check out this article from Rolling Stone where she is quoted as saying,...

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:48am

Pizzeria Vetri and Shake Shack team up on special edition menu items

One of Philly’s most beloved pizza spots, Pizzeria Vetri, is teaming up with burger and milkshake mavens Shake Shack on two limited edition menu items that will be available at select Shake Shack and Pizzeria Vetri locations from Sept. 1 through Sept. 10. “I love doing things with like...

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 1:20pm

The best Jersey Shore beach eats

It may be mid-August, but summer is still going strong and there are plenty more weekends to head down the shore. While you're out in the sun, you're gonna need some sustenance, whether it's a quick boardwalk bite or a sit-down meal at the end of the day. Here are our favorite places to...

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

Kevin Hart featured in Fortune’s Top 40 under 40 List

Kevin Hart just keeps making his hometown of Philadelphia proud, from bringing more film projects here to making a difference in the community through his charity work. While he wasn’t this year’s highest paid comedian according to the Forbes 2017 list, Hart has struck a chord with...

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 12:19pm

15 fun things to do in Philly this weekend

THEATER Roger Ricker & Friends: The Together Show Aug. 17, 7 p.m. Media Theatre 104 E. State St., Media mediatheatre.org $25 Broadway stars Ava Briglia (“Matilda”) and Beada (“A Christmas Story: The Musical”) join Media Theatre’s Roger Ricker...

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 11:58am

These Philly hotels have rooftop pools

We’re into the dog days of summer and the weather is hotter than ever, especially when you live in a big city like Philadelphia. While a weekend escape to the shore is a great idea, it’s not always doable. That’s where staycations come in. Stay at one of these Philadelphia hotels...

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 3:54pm

Size Matters: Expert Tips For Small Spaces

Short of moving or adding a costly addition, there’s nothing you can do to increase your home’s square footage. There are, however, plenty of tricks to make your space feel larger and more luxurious. Ready to expand your home’s horizons? We checked in with Philadelphia-based...

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:46am

John DeBella's Tomato Fest 2017 is this weekend

In his thirty-five years of radio broadcasting in Philadelphia – first at WMMR, now at WMGK – John DeBella has always had a talking point and a charity to go with it. If you’ve bumped into the personable, ultra-accessible DeBella, there has been cheerful conversation regarding...

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:19am

Pink to receive Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award

In her 17-year-old career so far, Pink has certainly cranked out plenty of memorable tunes like “Most Girls,” “Just Like A Pill” and who could forget her part in the cover of “Lady Marmalade” alongside Christina Aguilera, Mya and Lil Kim. While she already has...

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:47am

The most popular goPuff orders in Philadelphia

Up at 3 a.m. and craving Ben & Jerry’s? You can get a pint delivered to you within minutes with the on-demand convenience store app, goPuff. Created by Drexel grads Rafael Ilishayev and Yakir Gola in 2013, the app remains headquartered in Philadelphia but has quickly expanded across the...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 4:35pm

Get half-off rums and rum flights at Cuba Libre tomorrow

Tomorrow is hump day but if you’re looking to turn it into a party, let National Rum Day be your excuse. Cuba Libre in Old City is celebrating with some rumtastic specials from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. that include half-off rums and rum flights at the bar. Every single rum option on their menu is...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:59pm

The stars align for the 56th Annual Philadelphia Folk Fest

Like the clockwork of Groundhog’s Day, the Philadelphia Folk Society’s annual Philadelphia Folk Festival has a reason and a season: in the pocket of late summer that is the lazy near-end of August. For the 56th Philly Folk Fest – Aug 17 to 20 at Old Pool Farm – the lineup...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:33pm

Where to celebrate National Relaxation Day in Philadelphia

In the summertime, life seems to move a little more slowly but for most of the working professionals out there, it’s still incredibly hectic. With National Relaxation Day coming up on August 15, it’s the perfect opportunity to get into a healthy, self-care routine. Here are some of our...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 1:27pm

All the food you can eat at Diner en Blanc

This Thursday, Philadelphia’s sixth annual Diner en Blanc takes place at a super secret location with over 5,200 guests participating. While many will choose to bring their own food items, some may find it easier to just go the catering route. This year, Diner en Blanc has an array of options...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 11:22am

Head to Laurel Hill Cemetery this Friday for spooky fun

Get spooky at Laurel Hill Cemetery with the continuation of their "Cinema at the Cemetery" series. Their next screening on Aug. 18. features “A House on Haunted Hill.” The classic 1959 film stars Vincent Price as an eccentric mansion dweller who invites guests for a scary good...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:42am

The Bacon Brothers dish on their favorite Philly spots

It’s a beautiful thing when you can share your passion for music with your siblings and for the Bacon Brothers, (made up of actor Kevin Bacon and his brother Michael), that passion has turned into a full-fledged touring band over the years. This Friday, the pair performs a show with their...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:19am

The Ultimate List of Thrift Shops in Philadelphia

Looking for killer fashion on a budget? Need furniture for your new apartment but short on cash? Philadelphia may not immediately come to mind when you think of thrift shopping, but our fair city is chock full of second-hand stores that are worth a visit. Here is a list of our top picks to get you...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 9:26am