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Everything you need to know about the Boston Tea Party 245th anniversary celebration

As the U.K. battles over Brexit, France struggles with protests over fuel prices and America deals with, well, everything going on in Washington these days, it’s a good time to revisit one of the most infamous incidents of the American Revolution: the Boston Tea Party. On Sunday, Dec. 16,...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:25am

Federal Donuts has launched their new holiday-inspired doughnuts

Merry Sixmas! Federal Donuts is making the holidays sweeter than ever. If this festive season wasn't already jolly enough, throw in some delicious and indulgent creations featuring dough, sprinkles and icing to truly make it the most wonderful time of the year. Here is how you can celebrate the...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 9:10am

Metropolitan Bakery is offering indulgent holiday treats that can be pre-ordered and picked up

Metropolitan Bakery is known in the city for their delicious and hand-crafted breads, pastries and snacks. With various spots conveniently located in different areas of Philly, this popular eatery is your one-stop shop for all holidays treats and goodies.  Metropolitan Bakery is offering...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 4:50pm

The best holiday events in Philadelphia to get you in the holly jolly spirit

Christmas is right around the corner, and although it's still not the festive holiday quite yet, Philly is still full of holly and jolly activities to prepare you for the most wonderful time of the year. Here are the best holiday events in Philadelphia to get you in the yuletide spirit. The...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 4:28pm

Philly holiday gift guide: Where to shop locally for the perfect gifts

It's shopping season Philly, and if you are looking for some of the best local gifts that the City of Brotherly Love has to offer we have got you covered. Here is the best local Philly holiday gift guide with options for anyone on your Christmas list. Philly holiday gift guide: Where to shop...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 1:12pm

Where to eat for Christmas in Boston

Between the picky eaters in the family to all that baking and cooking, the holidays can be quite the hassle. Instead of stressing over this year's feast, relax and let someone else handle kitchen duties. Check out our guide to where to you should book a reservation to celebrate Christmas in...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:41pm

The Franklin Institute is hosting a Polar Express Day and invites all of Philadelphia to hop aboard

The classic book and film "The Polar Express" is a holiday favorite for all ages, and now the Franklin Institute is allowing Philadelphians to feel like they are a part of the beloved story with their Polar Express Day this weekend.  The Franklin Institute is hosting a Polar Express...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:57pm

The spectacular Franklin Square Holiday Festival has a very special event this week

During the holiday season, Franklin Square park transforms into a magical lit-up wonderland full of festive activities, treats and of course Santa himself. This week the holiday celebrations are extra special, Mayor Jim Kenney and Councilman Mark Squilla will be overseeing the festivities for the...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 3:38pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

You don't have to wait until the weekend to have a bit of fun in the Hub. From award shows to holiday classics, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Galactic Symphony Travel to a galaxy far, far away with the help of the Berklee...

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 1:04pm

5 fun things to do in Philly this week

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this week? We've got you covered. Test your holiday movie knowledge, enjoy some cookies and cocktails and more. Here are 5 fun things to do in Philly this week.  5 fun things to do in Philly this week  Holiday Quizzo This fun...

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 12:48pm

Shop till you drop and refuel with these amazing specials from J. Alexander's

It's the holiday season which means it's also shopping season. The top shopping destination in the greater Philadelphia area, King of Prussia Mall comes alive with shoppers looking for unique finds and the perfect presents for all of their loved ones. After shopping all day many people need...

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:44pm

10 fun things to do in Philly this weekend

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this weekend? We've got you covered. Drink through a holiday-themed bar crawl, join in on a cookie baking class and more. Here are ten fun things to do in Philly this weekend.  10 fun things to do in Philly this weekend Things to do...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 4:49pm

What to expect at the Historic Houses of Fairmount's Flavors of the Season event

The holiday season is always filled with cheerful music, festive events and tasty food and drinks. In fact, some would say the delicious treats being offered around this time are the best part of the season. The Historic Houses of Fairmount are celebrating the special culinary offerings by hosting...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 3:44pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help planning for your days off? You've come to the right place. From Santa runs to a new axe-tossing bar, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. 12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend FOOD & DRINKS Things to do in Boston this weekend: Aeronaut...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 2:31pm

What to expect at this year's Army-Navy Game in Philadelphia

The historic and time-honored tradition of the Army-Navy Game takes place at Lincoln Financial Field this year for its 119th anniversary. The epic rivalry between the two powerhouse teams is more intense than ever this year. Philadelphia has held the honor of hosting the beloved game before, the...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 10:31am

Where to go to watch the Army-Navy Game in Philadelphia

Not able to get a ticket and looking for some spots to watch the big game this weekend? You're in luck, some of the top sports bars in Philly offer the perfect atmosphere to watch any football game, especially the time-honored tradition of the Army-Navy Game. Here is where to go to watch the...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 5:03pm

John Waters talks Christmas show, the politics of gift giving and Elf on the Shelf

In recent years, “A John Waters Christmas” has become an annual tradition for those looking for a more provocative and debaucherous way to celebrate the holiday. Ahead of its return to Boston at the Berklee Performance Center on Thursday night, we caught up with the acclaimed and...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 1:27pm

'Rickonaissance': Rick Springfield talks The Snake King, California wildfire and four decades of music

Rick Springfield has been a household name for over 40 years, and the singer, songwriter, actor, author and performer shows no signs of slowing down. Springfield's latest project, The Snake King, is his 19th studio album and is set to be released worldwide in January. Philadelphians will get to...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 1:10pm

The best places to buy Christmas trees in Philadelphia

It wouldn't feel quite like Christmas without a tree. The dark green, sweet smelling, ornament decorated centerpiece is a staple when you think of celebrating the festive holiday. However, it's not always easy finding the perfect tree. Here are the best places to buy Christmas trees in...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 4:28pm

What to expect at the new Fishtown Freeze event

It's winter, so that means it's officially time to freeze, at the Fishtown Freeze of course. The minds behind Fishtown FestivAle and Fishtown Co. came up with the first ever holiday event featuring ice sculptures, warm refreshments, a bar crawl and of course Santa Claus. Here is everything...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 3:23pm