Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Aug. 27

August 27, 2014 12:01 AM

(Photo credit: Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!


Lunch at Lolita

Noon – 3 p.m., pay as you go

Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran’s recently revamped Mexican eatery, Lolita, kicks off its brand-new lunch service today. Stop in for delicioso comidas y bebidas, including salads, tacos, burritos and more.

(Photo credit: Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

(Photo credit: Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Taney Dragons Parade

Starts at 20th and Market Sts
Philadelphia, Pa.
2 p.m., FREE

They might not have won it all, but they’ve certainly captured the hearts of the city. This afternoon, welcome home Little League baseball’s famous Taney Dragons with a parade and associated festivities in the City of Brotherly Love. For more on all of the celebrations, click here.


SWEAT Fitness’ Summer Concert Cycling Series

6:30 p.m., minimum $5 donation

Celebrate Labor Day weekend and the city’s upcoming Made in America Festival by doing something good for your body. SWEAT Fitness on Arch Street is hosting a special cycling class with a live DJ who will be spinning high-energy tracks from MIA performers including Kanye and Tiesto. Plus, after you sweat it out, stick around for light bites and wine — because it can’t be all work and no play!

To view more events, click here.

To submit your event, visit

More From CBS Philly

Latest Videos
Latest Forecast

Watch & Listen LIVE