For the past five years, Night Market, the Food Trust’s festival that pops up in different neighborhoods throughout the warmer months, has been all about stuffing your face. I mean, there’s usually so much to choose from, how could you not? But this year, they’ve worked in some food for the soul (their words, not mine): To kick off Night Market season, which will start in Roxborough this time around, there will be a Night Market yoga class. So you can at least get your sweat on before you eat your weight in pizza and ice cream and samosas and whatever else you can get your hands on. AMEN to that. 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 »
Come Friday, April 15th, we’ve got the perfect date-night plans for you: The ladies of CoreFitness are bringing their BYOC — C as in candle — sunset yoga class back to the Art Museum Steps. And it’s BYOB — B standing for beverage, not necessarily beer — too. Jackpot, right?
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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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Lately, the weather has been like a flaky Tinder date. One minute, it’s sunny and warm and the next, it’s cold and isn’t answering your texts. Okay, maybe the ghosting-on-texts part doesn’t apply, but the cold definitely does. This week alone, the temperatures are supposed to flip-flop between the 40s and the 70s. Just as confusing as your last Tinder fling, right?
But the first day of spring is just 13 days away (!!), which means that temperamental weather should soon — hopefully! — be a thing of the past, with warm temps here to stay through September or so. Below, 13 reasons we can’t freakin’ wait for warm weather in Philly. If you’ve got reasons to add, list ‘em off in the comments! Read more »
Good news for everyone who was bummed the day-long yoga festival Wanderlust in the City didn’t make it to Philly last year: We just got an email from the folks at Wanderlust saying the new-ish yoga/running/meditation spin-off of the day-long fitness festival, called Wanderlust 108, is coming to Philly this year! Read more »
As some of you might remember, we were pretty bummed when we heard Lululemon wouldn’t be bringing Wanderlust in the City to Philly this year. But consider our tears dried: The Lululemon Walnut Street store is hosting a new yoga-filled fest called Revival this October — and it sounds ah-mazing.
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Last night was our very last Be Well Philly Summer Yoga Flow session of the season (insert all the teary-eyed emojis here), and we are oh-so-sad to say goodbye to Tuesday nights of outdoor yoga with our friends from DIG Yoga — but at least we have these wonderful photos to tide us over until next summer!
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The outdoor-yoga fun just keeps on coming, folks. In addition to the new outdoor yoga series kicking off tonight in Kahn Park, there’s another new al fresco series debuting this weekend.
Beginning this Sunday, August 23rd — and running each Sunday through September 13th — you can get your yoga on atop the soon-to-be-transformed Bok Technical School with instructor Katie Gould. Stunning city views and a killer soundtrack are guaranteed. Read more »