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Charter a 1961 Picnic Boat on the Delaware This Summer

A Philly Mag colleague of mine coined this “the summer of boats,” and she’s not wrong. In addition to the floating tiki bar that launched […]

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Graffiti Pier to Get 900 New Neighbors

When you return home from work at the end of the day, is the last thing you want to see before you get home this? […]


The Delaware River Will Be Home to Three New Open Air Restaurants

FCM Hospitality is having a very busy summer. In addition to operating both locations of Parks on Tap, opening up Juno, and keeping their other […]

Be Well Philly

6 Places to Find Canoes, Kayaks, Pedal Boats, and SUP Paddle Boards Around Philadelphia

There’s still time to beat the heat by planning some summer social distancing activities. To get you on the water, here’s our list of where […]

City Life

The Best Thing That Happened This Week: The Delaware Is the River of the Year!

It always seemed a shame to us that we got the lovely name “Pennsylvania” for our state while the one just below us, not to […]

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City Life

Foglietta Plaza May Be Philly’s Most Criminally Underused Public Space

I got a call from a Queen Village resident asking for help solving a mystery: Why doesn’t anybody use Foglietta Plaza for anything? If the […]

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On the Market: Big, Bold Townhouses Coming to the Delaware Riverfront

Work is now underway on a new quartet of extra-large townhouses at the corner of Callowhill and Water streets on the Delaware riverfront. Dubbed Callowhill […]

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City Life

The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Our Very Own Ghost Ship

Goonies fans (and really, who’s not? “One-Eyed Willy!”) are already familiar with the concept of “ghost ships,” vessels found at sea with their crews either […]

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Things to Do Along the Delaware River Waterfront

The city’s waterfront along the Delaware River is pretty happening these days, but it was a long time coming. Residents of a certain vintage have […]

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Kayaking Excursions On the Delaware Return For a Second Summer

This story has been updated. When someone coming to Philly for the first time asks for a “must-do,” it’s common to hear (and give) recommendations […]

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City Life

Here’s When Spruce Street Harbor Park Reopens for the Summer

It’s only beginning to truly feel like spring now that temperatures are rising and flowers are blooming all around us — so naturally, we’re eagerly anticipating […]

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16 Enchanting Waterfront Wedding Venues Around Philadelphia

Love the idea of waterfront wedding venues? Don’t stick to the beaches that you’re used to. Instead, get out and explore some of the region’s […]

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On the Market: Sunny Starter Condo on the Waterfront

Looking for that first pad of yours? How about this dynamite condo for sale on the waterfront? It’s in the Waterfront Square condominium, the trio of high-rise […]

City Life

Philly’s 20 Biggest Winners of 2018

At the end of the year, it is customary for us here at Philly Mag to take stock of the good, the bad, and the […]

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City Life

Ice Skating and Tree Lighting: The Holiday Season Is Upon Us

Break out your ice skates, mittens, string lights and jawnaments, Philly: Holiday season is nigh. Sure, we’re still in early November, but we’ve nonetheless got […]