South Philly SausageFest Returns to West Passyunk

South Philly SausageFest | Photo by Anthony Caroto

Whether you call it West Passyunk or Newbold, the neighborhood west of Broad between Washington and Snyder Avenues — East Point Breeze, maybe? — has a strong, emerging, restaurant community. And they’re coming together with a slew of craft breweries to raise funds for a neighborhood cleaning program with the third annual South Philly SausageFest.

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Wednesday Happy Hour Plans: Do Free Beer Yoga (Yes, Beer Yoga)

Beer Yoga | Photo courtesy of Nava Yoga Center

Here we are: It’s only Tuesday and we’re already looking longingly toward Hump Day (AKA Wednesday) and, by extension, Friday. Fortunately, we’ve got some Hump Day plans that will make this week feel like it’s whooshing by: Outdoor Beer Yoga at the Navy Yard, going down this Wednesday evening thanks to the kind souls at Nava Yoga Center. Oh, and did we mention that it’s free? Well, it is — beer, too! Go ahead and squeal with joy for a moment.

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Standard Tap’s Sausage Fest Is Back

Photos courtesy of Standard Tap

Sausage and beer as a delicious food pairing is right up there with strawberries and cream and peanut butter and jelly.

And Standard Tap is spending a whole week celebrating this iconic duo with the return of their Sausage Fest this Friday.

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Dock Street Celebrates a Decade in West Philly With Beer (Obviously) and $25 Tattoos (Really)

Dock Street Brewery/Facebook

Dock Street Brewery is one of the city’s oldest existing craft brewers — they’ve been at it since 1985. And 2017 marks 10 years in the West Philly firehouse space that’s home to their pizzeria, brewery, canning line, and tasting room.

Naturally, they’re throwing a party to celebrate — and they’re providing a memento that will last quite a bit longer than the buzz from your beer.

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Get High (Gravity) at The Sidecar

The Sidecar Bar & Grille/Facebook

The Sidecar Bar & Grille’s quarterly celebration of heavy-hitting and hard-to-find beers is back. And at tonight’s High-Gravity Beer Bonanza, they’re pouring some seriously boozy brews.

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Here’s How Beer Can Boost Your Creativity

Photograph by Dan Saelinger; styling by Dominique Baynes

So here we are. Yet another Monday morning. And if you’ve found your way here, it’s probably because you want to see why everyone is talking about “sheet caking,” how beer can make you smarter, or what the 10 best new restaurants in America are (according to Bon Appetit).

Or maybe you’re just here to see how Millennials have saved us from the scourge of Hooters and Applebees with nothing but the power of their disdain. Yeah, let’s start with that.

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Hungry Pigeon and Tired Hands Team Up For BBQ and Beer

Tired Hands/Facebook & Hungry Pigeon/Facebook

We’re at that point in the season when it feels like the days are slipping through our fingers like so many grains of beach sand.

Hungry Pigeon — our current Best Restaurant in Philadelphia, if you’re keeping track — gets this, and they’re teaming up with Tired Hands next week for a beer and barbecue party that will help you summer as hard as possible before September sets in.

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