- Neighborhood: Center City East, Midtown Village
- 1214 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA
- Phone: 215-928-8118
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- Cuisine: Irish
- Price: $$
- Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
The always glam-tacular Fergus Carey will be honoring the even more glam-tacular David Bowie tonight at Fergie’s Pub.
Starting at 10 p.m., Fergie is inviting all his friends to come upstairs at Fergie’s Pub to “sing and rock and chug” in honor of Bowie.
Glam rock attire is of course encouraged.
Fergie's Pub [Foobooz]
A long-planned high-rise project is about to start in earnest at a large surface parking at near 12th and Walnut, the site of the so-called “Fergie’s Tower.”
The Goldenberg Group and Hines, developers of the 26-story high-rise, announced that they will officially break ground on the project on Tuesday, December 8 at the site, where initial construction preparations are already underway.
It's been unofficially dubbed "Fergie's Tower" for some time now, as the parking lot stretches back to Sansom Street and the development will surround Fergie's Pub, which is located mid-lot at 1214 Sansom Street, on three sides. In October, Fergus Carey, the pub's owner, told us that they weren't going anywhere, "Fergie's Pub is not moving, changing or being combined with the tower."
When a bill is signed into law, most ceremonies are invitation only and take place in government buildings. That’s why today’s signing of Philadelphia’s gender neutral bathroom bill is such an interesting twist. The ceremony is taking place at Fergie’s Pub, a location that isn’t necessarily the first to come to mind when thinking about the transgender community, despite it being located pretty much in the Gayborhood. Read more »