Philadelphia’s third annual “Diner En Blanc,” a first-ever food truck event in Franklin Square, and more eating choices at Sugarhouse Casino are on the menu for this week’s “What’s Cooking,”
Chris broadcasts live from Independence Visitors Center on the 4th of July. He talks to Ed Welch from the National Park Service at 6:20, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday at 7:00, Amy Needle from Historic Philadelphia at 7:20, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece at 8:00, Author and descendent of George Washington, Austin Washington, at 8:20, and to Independence Visitors Center CEO Jim Cuorato at 8:50.
A new program in Philadelphia’s historic district allows children to wear colonial costumes as they tour the sites.
Beating the heat isn’t always an easy thing to do when you are a colonial re-enactor in historic Philadelphia.
Renovated in 2006, Franklin Square is filled with a variety of activities, including Center City’s only 18-hole miniature golf course, designed after many favorite Philly spots.
Franklin Square is filled with fun for the whole family, but perhaps nothing is more popular than Philly Mini Golf.
Philadelphia’s favorite son turns 308 today, with several celebrations planned in Old City.
At Franklin Square, PECO workers and volunteers were busy Tuesday getting the park ready for the holidays.
The Independence Visitor Center, at 6th and Market Streets on Independence Mall, has set up a makeshift operation inside the nearby Historic Philadelphia Center, at 6th and Chestnut.
As summer gets underway for the region’s schoolchildren, the tourism agency Historic Philadelphia wants to help parents fill the time off.
Franklin Square opened for its 7th season on Wednesday, a sure sign that spring has arrived.
Franklin Square will kick off it’s seventh season starting at noon on Wednesday.
Franklin, played by actor Bill Robling, was in good spirits for the celebration at the Historic Philadelphia Center, 6th and Chestnut Streets.
The colors and cool temperatures of autumn beckon all, and the Philadelphia area boasts ample family-friendly settings sure to make the season even better. So don your sweaters, hop in the car and be on your way to the best places to spend a fall day in Philly.
If you think it’s hot today, just imagine what it was like in 1776 with no air conditioning. “You didn’t go out in the noon sun unless you were are farmer or something like that.”