ThinkFest Snapshot: Chris Matthews

Keynote Q&A with the host of MSNBC’s Hardball, bestselling author and Philly native

We’re rounding up the reasons Philly Mag readers should not miss ThinkFest, our week-long event connecting the brightest minds and most innovative ideas in Philadelphia. 

Chris Matthews, Philadelphia native, best-selling author, host of MSNBC’s Hardball and this year’s ThinkFest keynoter, joins Philadelphia magazine Editor in Chief, Tom McGrath, for Q&A, cocktails and conversation.

Matthews is the author of seven books; his most recent, Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked, has been a constant on the New York Times best seller list since its October release. Oh, and did we mention that he’s also an outspoken advocate for Ed Rendell and the city of Philadelphia? Don’t miss what is sure to be a riveting exchange.

You can catch Chris Matthews’s Keynote Q&A with Philadelphia magazine’s Tom McGrath on Thursday, November 7th, at the Rittenhouse Hotel, 210 West Rittenhouse Square. Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and conversation start at 6:30 p.m. The interview starts at 7:30 p.m.

Learn more about ThinkFest (featuring keynote speaker Chris Matthews) and buy your tickets now.