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A guide to annual and upcoming events, attractions, and other things to do in the Greater Philadelphia region.
  1. Attractions (17)
  2. Christmas (7)
  3. Event Photos (6)
  4. Fall (9)
  5. Hanukkah (3)
  6. Monthly Events Calendars (35)
  7. Movie Theaters
  8. Nightlife (3)
  9. Thanksgiving (4)
  10. Walking Tours (4)

Valentines Day Events 2013
Things to do in Philadelphia for Valentines Day

Martin Luther King Day 2013
Martin Luther King Day Events

New Years Eve Events 2012/13
Things To Do In Philadelphia For New Year's Eve

December 2012 Events
December 2012 Events

Halloween 2012
Things To Do in Philadelphia for Halloween

October 2012 Events
Things To Do in October in Philadelphia

Labor Day Events 2012
Things to do in Philadelphia for Labor Day

August Events 2012
August Events

July 4th Events
Wawa Welcome America Festival

June Events 2012
Things to do in Philadelphia in June

Memorial Day Events 2012
Memorial Day Events in Philadelphia

Mother's Day 2012
Mother's Day Events

City Hall in Philadelphia
For many years it was the tallest building in Philadelphia, but City Hall is small in today’s skyline. Yet it remains one of the city’s most architecturally impressive and unique buildings.

Wawa Welcome America Festival in Philadelphia
Wawa Welcome America Festival 2011 in Philadelphia

Halloween Events in Philadelphia
Haunted Houses and Other Events to Celebrate Halloween in Philadelphia

The Italian Market in Philadelphia
The Italian Market in Philadelphia is one of the oldest and largest outdoor markets in the United States. It remains one of the best places in the city to find great food in a unique setting.

Vally Forge National Historic Park in Summertime
Summer is the best time to visit Valley Forge.

Valley Forge National Historic Park
Valley Forge National Historic Park offers a glimpse into American history amid a picturesque 3,600-acre landscape.

Walking Tour of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
The Benjamin Franklin Parkway is also known as the Museum District. The broad, diagonal street connects City Hall with the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Lined with flowers, sculptures, and flags from around the world.

Philly Beer Week

November 2012 Events
Things To Do In Philadelphia In November

Tips for Watching the Mummers Parade
Read tips on the best places to watch the Mummers Parade, where to find public restrooms and more, plus share your own tips.

Fall Fun

Greater Philadelphia is perfectly triangulated for autumn – learn all about the great pumpkin patches, haunted houses, special events and more.

Halloween
From parties to haunted houses, trick-or-treat opportunities to fall farm fun, discover all the ways to celebrate Halloween in Philadelphia and South Jersey.

Oktoberfest Events
From drink specials full-on beer gardens with whole roast pigs, find a great Oktoberfest celebration (or three).

Free Things to Do with Kids
Discover dozens of free activities in Philadelphia that will keep the kids in your life (and you!) active, educated and entertained.

The Top 10 Historic Philadelphia Attractions
Philadelphia's Old City area is filled with original Revolutionary War buildings, museums and more. Find out which ones are not to be missed.

Cheap Dates in Philadelphia
Sure, the classic dinner and a movie is enjoyable, but next time you're planning a date, try one of these fun and cheap ideas.

The Fourth of July
Philadelphia is one of the best places to celebrate July Fourth – learn why.

Philly Beer Week
For 10 days in June, discover why Philly is America's beer-drinking city.

Ride the Ducks
Tours of historic Philadelphia via land and water.

The Wawa Welcome America Festival
From fireworks to food, discover all the fun of Philadelphia's annual, 10-day American Independence celebration.

Memorial Day Celebrations
From parades to educational activities to Phillies and Flyers games, find out what's happening on Memorial Day.

Mother's Day Restaurants & Activities
Find the perfect way to celebrate your mom.

Free Philadelphia
Discover free events, attractions and more in Philadelphia.

Philly Spring Cleanup
A citywide service day focused on cleaning and beautification.

Free Philadelphia Museums
Discover where to be educated and entertained without spending any cash.

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations
Whether you're looking for the best bar crawl or traditional Irish dancing and song, find out where and when to celebrate.

The Philadelphia Flower Show
Ticket information, show dates, location, history, photos and more about America's largest and oldest flower show.

The Wing Bowl
Philadelphia's annual chicken-wing eating contest, occurring every year just before the Super Bowl.

A Philadelphia Valentine's Day
The whole brotherly love thing we have going is great, but when it comes to Valentine's Day in Philadelphia, sometimes we need something a little more...romantic. Thankfully Philly has plenty of great Valentine's Day options, from romantic restaurants to frugal fun.

Martin Luther King Day in Philadelphia
Information about the Martin Luther King Day f Service and how to find volunteer opportunities in Philadelphia and South Jersey.

The Mummers Parade
Information about the Mummers Parade, including history, the parade route and photos.

New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Celebrate the New Year with one of Philadelphia's colorful fireworks displays, visible from Philadelphia and Camden. Includes information on times, location and the best places to watch.

New Year's Eve Parties
A list of New Year's Eve parties and events in Greater Philadelphia.

Things to Do in Philadelphia and South Jersey
Dining, nightlife, attractions, events and more in Philadelphia and South Jersey.

Free in Philly: Visual Arts
From its massive Mural Arts Program to its hole-in-the-wall galleries, Philadelphia has a strong visual arts scene -- and luckily, much of that scene can be experienced for free.

Five Ways to Enjoy Summer in Northern Liberties
Don't think that you need to go down to the shore to fully enjoy summer -- there are plenty of ways to take advantage of nice weather in Northern Liberties.

Philadelphia Ice Skating
Whether you're looking to figure skate, play hockey, or just have fun with the family, here's where to go ice skating in Philadelphia.

Favorite Summer Activities - Philadelphia and South Jersey Th…
Get great ideas on how to have fun in Philadelphia during the summer -- and share your own.

Walking with Dinosaurs
A live touring show featuring realistic dinosaurs, coming to Philadelphia July 14-18, 2010.

Labor Day Events
From parades to festivals to a flying vehicle contest (really) and more, find something fun to do on Labor Day weekend.

The Top Philadelphia Summer Activities
Don't listen to anyone who says you need to leave Philadelphia to enjoy the warm weather.

Philadelphia October Events Calendar
Festivals, special events and other events and things to do in Philadelphia and South Jersey this October.

Philadelphia Strip Clubs
A guide to bikini bars, strip clubs and gentleman's clubs in Philadelphia.

Historic Germantown in Philadelphia
Home to stops on the Underground Railroad, Philadelphia’s only Revolutionary War battle, and the country’s first paper mill, Germantown is rich with history.

May Events Calendar in Philadelphia
May kicks off with the Broad Street Run and culminates with Memorial Day weekend.

Labor Day Weekend in Philadelphia
Labor Day Weekend in Philadelphia

October Festivals and Events in Philadelphia
October Events in Philadelphia

National Museum of Jewish American History
National Museum of Jewish American History in Philadelphia

Choosing Accommodations in Philadelphia
Hotels and Other Options for Staying in Philly

Where to Stay on a Visit to Philadelphia
Best Neighborhoods to Stay in When Visiting Philadelphia

Hannukah in Philadelphia
Hannukah in philadelphia- hannukah events in philadelphia

New Year's Eve Fireworks in Philadelphia
New Year's Eve Fireworks In Philadelphia

Mummers Parade in Philadelphia
Mummers Parade in Philadelphia

St. Patrick's Day Events in Philadelphia
St. Patrick's Day Events in Philadelphia

XFINITY Live!
Xfinity Live! - South Philadelphia’s Mega Sports and Entertainment Venue

Philly Fun Guide
Large listing of events in the Greater Philadelphia area, searchable by date and category.

Philadelphia's Top 10 Kid-Friendly Attractions
The top kid-friendly attractions in Philadelphia and the suburbs.

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Philadelphia

The Best Tours of Philadelphia's Historical Attractions
The very best sightseeing tours of Philadelphia's historical district attractions.

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