Tickets now on Sale- Best of Philly® Soirée in Dilworth Park!
Join Philadelphia magazine in the heart of Philadelphia on August 3 for an evening of award-winning food, summer cocktails and dancing under the stars in celebration of this year's Best of Philly® winners. Guests can taste food from the city’s best restaurants, enjoy live entertainment, and take part in some of the best that the city has to offer. While there, be sure to stop by the Center City District Foundation's table. The Foundation is holding a silent auction and raffle, the proceeds of which will support the next generation of public space improvements. For a sneak-peek at some of the popular auction items, visit SupportCCDF.org. Best of Philly Tickets: General admission, $99 (for entrance at 6:30pm); VIP, $165 (entrance at 5:30pm). $80 general admission tickets are available when purchased for groups of five or more. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit BestOfPhilly.com.
Best of Philly® Soirée, Dilworth Park, 1 South 15th Street, BestOfPhilly.com
Philadelphia's center stage shines 12-1:30pm every Wednesday afternoon with PNC presents Live @ Lunch, a showcase of local music. There are only two more left in the summer series, but it'll be back this fall!
July 19: Brianna Cash
July 26: Laura Lizcano
Dilworth Park, 1 South 15th Street, DilworthPark.org
Hats Off to Ya!
Hats in the Belfry is excited to announce the opening of its brand new store, located at 1824 Chestnut Street, in Rittenhouse Row. Filled with a complete selection of fashionable hats and accessories, this new location offers a remarkable shopping experience that will delight all who visit. Please stop by for the ultimate in personal customer service and an unparalleled selection of hats for every occasion.
Hats in the Belfry, 1824 Chestnut Street, 215-922-0303, HatsInTheBelfry.com
Go Ahead and Scream for Ice Cream!
Reading Terminal Market's new ice cream festival celebrates Philadelphia's rich ice cream heritage, July 29, 10am-4pm! The Philly Ice Cream Scoop will bring some of the city's best ice cream and frozen dessert artisans to the Market's center court, and more than 15 of the Market's vendors will be offering ice cream specials from their stands. Ice cream eating contests, a talk on the history of ice cream, and arts and crafts round out the event. What a deliciously decadent way to beat the heat!
Reading Terminal Market, 12th and Arch Streets, 215.922.2317, ReadingTerminalMarket.org
Pairings on the Parkway, Thursdays, 5-8pm
This BYOB series at Sister Cities Park presents singer-songwriter style live music each week through August, 5:30-7:30pm.
Logan Square Café inside the park will offer a special summer grilling menu and the Children's Discovery Garden will offer extended hours. Chaddsford Winery will be on-site every week of the series, so for your convenience, you don’t have to BYOB- you can buy a bottle or glass at the park.
July 20 - Elliven
July 27 - Kwesi
August 3 - Brian Fitzy
August 10 -
Sister Cities Park, 18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 215.440.5500, SisterCitiesPark.org
Philadelphia's great transit system and pedestrian-friendly streets make car-free travel, shopping and dining easy in Center City! Get information on routes, fares, schedules and more, at SEPTA.org or RidePATCO.org.