12 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend: Macaulay Culkin’s Pizza Underground at The Oval, Art Star Pop-Up at Spruce Street Harbor Park and More

14 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend: Bastille Day, Blobfest, Blueberry-Infused Bluegrass, and More



Franklin Flea Debuts First Open-Air Market in Society Hill

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Franklin Flea will debut its first open-air market in Philly next weekend, in Society Hill at the McCall School Yard. Founder Mark Vevle tells me he’s curated a collection of vendors selling everything from vintage home goods (Hood & Antler) and clothing (Coast to Coast Mobile Vintage) to new and handmade products by purveyors like Yardsale Press, and Enliven.

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11 Things To Do in Philly This Weekend: Grand Opening Of Spruce Street Harbor Park, Alfresco Movies Galore, NHL Fan Festivities, and More



WEEKEND ROUNDUP: A New Daytime Dance Party, The Ladies of Songbird, and The Black Slot

Icon's Werkshop host Icon Ebony-Fierce. Photo courtesy of Alexander John Photography.

Icon’s Werkshop host Icon Ebony-Fierce. Photo courtesy of Alexander John Photography.

There’s a new monthly dance party and its name is Icon’s Werkshop. Led by Philly favorite Icon Ebony-Fierce, this happy hour shindig is breaking the mold and bringing dance to daytime, along with burlesque, vendors, and local artists and performers. But wait, that’s not all. In addition to being a dance party, Icon’s Werkshop also doubles as a fundraiser, specifically for the Phreak N Queer music festival.

Ebony-Fierce had this to say about Werkshop: “I wanted to do a midday event for people who work at night, [people who are] tired of late night drag/burlesque shows, or even people who want to day-drink on a summer day to pre-game for Saturday night.”

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WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Brittany Lynn Does AC, Mr. Gay Philadelphia 2014 and More

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Atlantic City is going to get a little gayer this weekend when Philly drag queen Brittany Lynn debuts her new weekly show at Trump Taj Mahal, The Royal BurlesqueThis will be Ms. Lynn’s first time hosting a regular show in AC since Pro Bar closed in November. Since then AC has been regaining some of its gay power, first with the recent opening of a new gay beach, and a string of LGBT events, like Sandblast Weekend, hosted throughout the summer and fall.

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12 Things To Do in Philly This Weekend: Solstice Parties, Make Music Philly, Manayunk Arts Festival and More



Weekend Roundup: Saint Harridan Pop-Up, Thank Goddess It’s OMG Comes to an End, the Legendary Crystal Ball and More

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There’s an old adage — you know the one — that says “clothes make the man,” and trans clothing designer Saint Harridan here to making the saying true for women and FTM transgender people, too. This innovative company began with the mission of designing clothes that, “fit your body and your gender.”

Shoppers can buy Saint Harridan’s suits and accessories online at any time, but those looking for a more personal shopping experience can head to its three-day pop-up shop in Philly, starting Friday at the Hampton Inn.

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11 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend: Block Parties, Creature Features, Blogologues and More

We round up 11 of the weekend’s best events in Philly:



 

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