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The 2014 World's Largest Bar Crawl (Credit: Justin Udo)

Hear Philly: Cheers! Thousands To Pack Philly Pubs For World’s Largest Bar Crawl

By Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Who doesn’t love a good bar crawl this time of year? Especially when great drink specials are offered and you’re helping some wonderful causes. On Saturday, May 9th dozens […]

04/26/2015

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.

04/20/2015

(Credit): Touch Me Philly Productions

Hear Philly: ‘Reasonable Fear’

“Dude, we need to do a show on street harassment.” That began a conversation between Alyson Rodriguez Orenstein and Amanda Sylvester of theater company Touch Me Philly Productions.

04/20/2015

(credit: Stefanie Santo, The Franklin Institute)

Hear Philly: Philadelphia Science Festival Celebrates Five Years

For nine days, beginning April 24, budding scientists of all ages will have the chance to discover the science happening across the region at The Franklin Institute’s fifth annual Philadelphia Science Festival.

04/15/2015

Brick Fest Live returns to the Philadelphia Expo Center late April (Credit: Brick Fest Live)

Hear Philly: Lego-Centric Extravaganza Returns To Philadelphia Expo Center

Everyone’s favorite colorful building toys take center stage April 25th and 26th at Brick Fest Live.

04/10/2015

(Credit: South Street Headhouse District)

Hear Philly: South Street Easter Promenade

On Sunday, April 5, hop on down to South Street for one of Philadelphia’s oldest traditions, the South Street Easter Promenade.

03/25/2015

Zombies roam free on South Street during the Philly Zombie Crawl (Credit: Spark Wilkens)

Hear Philly: Zombies Take Over South Street Easter Sunday

For the last decade in Philadelphia, zombie have become synonymous with the Easter holiday.

03/25/2015

File photo of a pig roast. (Credit: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

Hear Philly: Oink Oink! Fairmount Bars Offer Pig Samples, Cocktail Specials During Crawl

Do you think you can eat a whole pig? You’ll have a chance to find out Saturday March 21st all throughout Fairmount.

03/10/2015

Participants brave the rain during the first ever Talking Stick 5K Walk on March 2, 2014. (credit: Christopher Mrozinski)

Hear Philly: Talking Stick’s 2nd Annual 5K Walk

On Saturday, March 28, Talking Stick Learning Center, a homeschool resource center in Northwest Philadelphia, is holding its 2nd annual 5K Walk at Awbury Arboretum.

03/04/2015

(Credit: John James Audubon Center)

Hear Philly: Sweet Time Guaranteed When Maple Syrup-Centric Festival Returns To Montco

The Sapsucker Festival — formerly known as the Maple Sugar Festival — returns March 7th.

02/23/2015

2014 celebration in Chinatown (Credit: PCDC)

Hear Philly: Dancing, Parades and Food Ring In The Chinese New Year In Philadelphia

By Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s going to be one big party in Philadelphia’s Chinatown neighborhood the second half of the month. The reason: to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which is February 19th. […]

02/11/2015

(credit: Amanda Polyak, Adventure Aquarium)

Hear Philly: Adventure Aquarium Dives Into Past With ‘Dinosaurs of the Deep’

Adventure Aquarium’s ‘Dinosaurs of the Deep’ offers visitors a chance to dive into the past and discover what it was like deep beneath the oceans’ surface during prehistoric times.

02/07/2015

The parade through donwtown New Hope is one of the most popular events of the Winter Festival. (Credit: Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival)

Hear Philly: Winter Festival For The Whole Family Returns To Bucks County

The Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival is back for an 18th year this month.

01/12/2015

(Credit: Hair O' The Dog)

Hear Philly: Philly’s Most Glamorous Bash Celebrates Special Birthday This Weekend

Hair O’ the Dog turns 21 years old this Saturday night.

01/12/2015

(credit: J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®)

Hear Philly: See All Of Philly’s Top Sites, Holiday Attractions In A PHLASH

Designed as a continuous loop, Philly PHLASH allows riders to hop on and off at 20 stops, either right in front of or within steps of the city’s most popular sites.

12/15/2014

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