Calling all Broad Street runners! If you’re still shivering after Sunday’s race, we’ve got something that will warm you right up: Through Friday, Rittenhouse’s Philly Power Yoga & Thrive Pilates is offering one free yoga class to anyone who brings in their Broad Street bib. You have your choice of heated and non-heated classes — Yoga Stretch and Restore, anyone? You can see their Facebook post about the deal below. Read more »
If you work anywhere near the Comcast Center, your lunch breaks are about to get a whole lot prettier — at least for a few days: Next week, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society will be taking over Comcast Center’s West Plaza, at 18th Street and JFK Boulevard, and covering it with hyacinths, daffodils, wheat grass, river birch trees, and more for their Comcast Cares Day Pop Up Garden. And to kick the week of pop-up garden fun off, they’ll be hosting two free yoga classes at the garden during lunch hours! Yes, please. Read more »
Okay, okay, so I know it doesn’t feel like spring right now — but it is! Further proof (I mean, aside from the date): Yoga on the Banks just announced that they’ll be kicking off their outdoor yoga season at the Schuylkill Banks on Saturday, April 23rd at 11 a.m. That’s just a few weeks from now! And, like last year, everyone who comes to the first class will get a voucher for a free milkshake, beer, wine or soda from Shake Shack after class. Yassssss. Read more »
My college senior project consisted of me writing a paper about my career goals. Lindsay McDowell, a student at Drexel University, is going a bit bigger with hers: McDowell, a senior in Drexel’s Entertainment and Arts Management program, is putting on a giant outdoor yoga festival, complete with live music, art installations, food vendors, art vendors, and more, at Drexel Park on Sunday, May 1st. That is her senior project.
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Boy, do I have some good news for you. Remember back in January, Hotel Palomar decided to make their weekly Mind, Body, and Spirits class — a weekly yoga-and-drinks event that happens at both Hotel Palomar and Hotel Monaco every Monday evening — free for the month of January? Well, Old City’s Hotel Monaco has followed suit. Their weekly Mind, Body and Spirits yoga class, which comes complete with a free beer or glass of wine, used to run folks $20, but starting Monday, March 7th, the classes will be free — forever. Eeeeeee!
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For me, sometimes a $24 workout class feels totally reasonable — usually right after pay day. Then there are days when I’m like “Okay, dear self, you can go to that $24 workout class OR you can eat something besides beans for the next week.” And if you’re better at budgeting than I am, I applaud you — but still, doesn’t everyone love a free workout every now and then? Yes. The answer is yes. So below, where to find free or pay-what-you-can workouts around Philly every day of the week. Your wallet can give us a nice big hug later. Read more »
Will you trudge through the snow for a workout you have to pay 20 bucks for this weekend? Probably not. But Three Queens Yoga at 410 Monroe Street is putting on an open house this Saturday that just might get you to strap on your snow boots and leave the house: They have a whopping seven free yoga and fitness classes on the schedule Saturday. Aaaaand there will be free Sip-N-Glo juice on deck. Yes, please! Read more »
I am currently cursing myself for not toting my yoga bag with me to work today: The lovely news just came in that Mind, Body, and Spirits — the $20 yoga-and-drinks event that goes down at Hotel Palomar and Hotel Monaco every Monday evening — will be free at Rittenhouse’s Hotel Palomar every remaining Monday this January. So you can count on free yoga AND free wine (or a free featured cocktail, if that’s more your jam) every Monday throughout the month of January. Yes, please! Read more »