Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!
PA Dutch Festival
Reading Terminal Market
51 N 12th StPhiladelphia, Pa.
8 a.m. – 5 p.m., pay as you go
Reading Terminal’s 25th Pennsylvania Dutch Fest kicks off today and runs through Sunday. Stop by for Dutch treats (Apple dumplings! Pork sausage sandwiches!), crafts and more, all in celebration of this unique community.
Pairings on the Parkway
Sister Cities Park
18th St & Ben Franklin PkwyPhiladelphia, Pa.
5 – 8 p.m., pay as you go
Grab a bottle of wine or your favorite beer and spend the night in Sister Cities Park, where goodies and barbecue will be available for pairing with your beverage. Plus, expect live music from 5:30-7:30 p.m. – this week, it’s Nelly’s Echo.
Thursday Night Concerts
100 E Northwestern AvePhiladelphia, Pa.
6:30 – 7:30 p.m., price varies
Head to picturesque Morris Arboretum for the first of 2014’s Thursday night concerts. Each performance is an hour long and family-friendly, and guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic.