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Festival Celebrates Anniversary of India’s Independence

The summer sun and Delaware River made for a perfect back drop to the traditional Indian music and dancing going on on the stage.


The South Street Spring Festival returns May 2nd. (Credit: South Street Headhouse District.)

Hear Philly: Philadelphia’s Festival Season Kicks Off On South Street

South Street will come alive the first weekend in May as one of the largest festivals of the year in the area returns.


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As Musikfest In The Lehigh Valley Grows In Size, So Have Security Concerns

Musikfest has been striking up the bands for 31 years, growing into a musical main event, and attracting over a million visitors from across the country.


Ocean City, New Jersey. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Fireworks Just One Of Many Activities Down The Shore This July 4th

Festivals, food, family and, of course, fireworks — all of these are major parts of Fourth of July weekend. And for many people, you can add the beach to that list.


Eric Smith, one of the featured authors for the #twitterfiction festival. (Credit: Melony Roy)

Twitter Fiction Festival Celebrates Story-Telling

Twitter may have given birth to a new literary genre. The social networking platform is redefining what it means to read and write fiction.


(Kate O'Neill, deputy director of the Chestnut Hill Business Association.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Chestnut Hill Hosts Third Annual Harry Potter Festival

Chestnut Hill is hosting the third annual Harry Potter Festival on Germantown Avenue.


Jay-Z on stage Saturday night

Guide To The 2013 Made In America Festival

The two day music festival is back for a second year, and it’s just as jam-packed as it was in 2012, with 36 acts that will perform on three stages along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.


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Restaurants, Food Trucks Line Chestnut Street Bridge, Giving Patrons A ‘Taste Of Philly’

Some of your favorite restaurants and food trucks have set up shop at Penn’s Landing this weekend for the annual Taste of Philadelphia event.


(A large crowd gathers at Say Cheese Philadelphia. Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Selections Abound At Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival

Gourmet food trucks lined Main Street in Manayunk Saturday for a street and food festival.


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Jose Garces For PIFA

Learn more about Iron Chef Jose Garces and PIFA.


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Beautiful Weather For The Asian-Pacific American Festival In Center City

There are several festivals going on in the city Saturday including the sixth annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration in Franklin Square Park.


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Massive Chicken Festival Returns To Delaware

More than 20,000 are expected in Georgetown this weekend for the annual Delmarva Chicken Festival.


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It’s The 27th Annual Celebration Of Black Writing

The theme of this year’s celebration is “Let’s Have Some Serious Fun” with over 100 artists, writers, editors, publishers, scholars, spoken-word artists, playwrights, and filmmakers.


Rittenhouse Spring Festival Kuznits

Center City Festival Thrives Under Sunny Skies

Walnut Street was closed for the annual Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival on Saturday.



Thousands Head To Broad Street For PIFA Celebration

The PIFA street festival that filled Broad Street with people and performers all day saved the best for last. An aerial ballet of dancers and artists hung 150 feet above the ground, displaying a choreographed show that stunned thousands who watched from below.