Sip Christmas Cocktails and Dank, Dark Beers at The Cambridge

Today, December 21st, is the winter solstice — that is, the shortest day of the year. That also means that tonight is the longest night […]


7 Philly Restaurants Serving the Feast of the Seven Fishes

If you celebrate Christmas, you’re probably familiar with some iconic holiday foods: candy canes, cookies and milk put out for Santa, eggnog, maybe oranges and […]


Puyero Is Serving Christmas Cheer, Venezuelan Style

The folks at Puyero are wrapping up some Venezuelan Christmas cheer. For owners Gil and Simon Arends and Gil’s wife Manuela Villasmil, that means two things: […]


13 of the Most Festive Restaurants in Philly Right Now

Cake Life, Fishtown ‘Tis the season for sweets — and no one makes more festive desserts than this Frankford Avenue bakeshop. Harp & Crown, Center […]


Your Bucket List for the Most Magical Holiday Season in Philadelphia

It’s already mid-December, and that means that we’ve got some serious holiday merry-making to get to. Whether that involves drinking hot cocoa — or drinking […]


This Week in Movies

Canyon Cinema 50 @ Lightbox Film Center | Wednesday, December 13 This program of short films pays tributes to 50 years of experimental and avant […]


What’s It Like to Wear the Big Red Suit?

Santa Bernard How do you deal with skeptical kids? If a child asks me if I’m the real Santa, I usually ask, “What do you […]

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Buy Your Loved Ones a Jawnament This Holiday Season

People are particular about Christmas trees. Some prefer to don flannels and boots and cut them down themselves. Others, like our own Fabiola Cineas, would rather order […]

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20 Farms Near Philadelphia Where You Can Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree

Is it really the holidays without a pine needles covering your entire house? It’s just not as festive when there isn’t an air of evergreen filling the […]


Here’s How Much Philly Will Spend Shopping Online for the Holidays

Shoppers got really busy over the weekend beginning on Thanksgiving Day, and a report from Adobe Digital Insights predics that Cyber Monday will only top […]


I Love My Job: Wanamaker Organ Master Peter Conte

On Friday, the Macy’s light show returns to the department store’s four-story-high Grand Court atrium, with each show (there are six daily through the end […]


Sixers to Play on Christmas Day AND in London

Big day for Philly basketball fans with reports that the 76ers will make their long-awaited return to Christmas Day action, as well as the official […]


Grinch Does His Job, Ruins Christmas for Kids at Local Mall

The Grinch did his job. On Sunday, the Terror of Whoville was supposed to have made a joint appearance with Santa himself at Bucks County’s […]

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Be Well Family: My Christmas Decorating Fail

My mother has the most beautiful Lenox holiday china – white, ringed with simple holly leaves. We used that china (along with special holiday napkins) […]


WATCH: Cory J. Popp’s New Christmas Village Video

Over the weekend, Philly filmmaker and photographer Cory J. Popp captured the holiday festivities at Christmas Village in its new home at City Hall. The […]