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Showcasing local events from smaller nightclub & concert shows to large, non-music related events like the Tattoo Arts Convention & Philadelphia Auto Show.

  • 07 2019 December

    QVC and 6ABC Kick off the 40th Annual West Chester Christmas Parade

    December 6, 2019 – West Chester, PA — It’s that time of year, and the Holiday season around Philadelphia is in full swing! The 40th annual QVC West Chester Christmas Parade helped with a festive...

  • 20 2019 October

    Ben Simmons hosts Red Carpet Premier of “The Australian Dream”

    October 19, 2019 – PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia 76er and Executive Producer Ben Simmons hosted the Philadelphia premier of The Australian Dream, a documentary film about Australian Football League (AFL) icon Adam Goodes and racism in...

  • 27 2019 August

    The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow

    August 24, 2019 – Long Pond, PA —  A week after the Pocono Indy Car 500-mile race, “The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow” came to the motorsports and entertainment facility with another family-friendly weekend packed full of...

ED/OP Bernie Sanders Rally at Temple University’s Liacouras Center 4:55PM We drive 8 blocks to just shy of Broad and Norris and park our car amongst a litany of food trucks and campus security kiosks. Having received notification of this event a mere 72 hours previous (and our ability to cover it sometime within the...

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2016 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show

March 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

America’s oldest Flower Show returns to the Pennsylvania Convention Center on March 5-13, 2016. The Philadelphia Flower show is always one of our favorite events and we aren’t alone. 250,000 people are expected to visit this year’s show over nine days. We got a sneak peek at this year’s show before it opens to the public...

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2016 Philadelphia Auto Show Preview

January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Philadelphia Auto Show returns to the Pennsylvania Convention Center from January 30 to February 7, 2016. Now in its mind-boggling 115th year, it has grown to one of the largest auto shows in the Nation. Spanning a 700,000 square-foot display throughout several rooms in the PA Convention Center, the show offers something for...

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Mad Decent Block Party 2015

August 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

With an overcast sky on Thursday, August 6th and impending rain to come later in the evening, Mad Decent Block Party kicked off its first of two days of shows at the Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing. Mad Decent Block Party is a favorite of young Philadelphians who show up in droves to “get white...

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Tall Ships Festival on The Delaware River

June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Tall Ships Festival docked at Penns Landing (and Camden, NJ) on Thursday, June 25th. Numerous tall ships and the world’s largest rubber duck sailed up the Delaware River on Thursday afternoon before docking at various spots on both sides of the river. The ships, which stayed through Sunday, June 28th, drew large crowds of...

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