Delaware River Waterfront

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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 […]

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Comics, Tattoos, and Internet Culture: Festival for the People Might Be Philly’s Hippest Yet

We’re over the moon about the Friday ribbon-cutting at Cherry Street Pier, a revitalized waterfront destination that’s Philly’s newest public space. As if the location’s riverfront views, […]

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This 15-Mile Boating Adventure Will Take You Through Both of Philadelphia’s Rivers

If you’ve been talking about boating on the Schuylkill River for years now — as so many long-time residents do — there’s a perfect, only […]

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Here’s When the New Scenic Cherry Street Pier Will Open

Get ready, Philly: The revitalized Cherry Street Pier — featuring Delaware river views, artist studios, an outdoor garden and a cafe — is scheduled to make […]

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HipCityVeg Is Opening a Food Stand on the Delaware River Waterfront

Step aside, funnel cakes: We’ve got better boardwalk food this summer. Starting May 11, HipCityVeg — Philly’s top spot for vegan fast casual food — is […]

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Philly Is Planning a 10-Acre Waterfront Park in the Northeast

Rumors of a giant waterfront park in Bridesburg have been swirling for years – since 2014, in fact. This week, Philly Parks and Rec entered the […]


Funding Secured for Penn’s Landing Makeover

At a noontime news conference at Penn’s Landing, Gov. Tom Wolf, Mayor Jim Kenney, and Janet Haas of the William Penn Foundation announced that together […]

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The Know-It-All Guide: Philadelphia, River Town

Breaking Down Bartram’s Mile The latest, and southernmost, segment of the Schuylkill River Trail held its ribbon-cutting in April, and it’s remarkable: Once an industrial […]


Another Townhouse Project “Shovel Ready” on the Waterfront

Shovel Ready Projects is living up to its name once again with another turnkey project it’s offering on the Delaware waterfront. This one’s a 19-unit […]

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Former Trump Site Becomes Turnkey Development Opportunity

Attention, developers! Shovel Ready Projects LLC has such a deal for you. It’s 2.13 acres of prime Delaware waterfront property just north of Delaware Avenue […]


Developers Are Still Ignoring Philly’s Vision for the Waterfront

I once had the chance to tour Waterfront Square, the condominium complex on the Delaware River in Northern Liberties, between Sugarhouse Casino and the Festival Pier at […]

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PECO Delaware Station Recommended for Historic Register

The Philadelphia Historical Commission’s designation committee unanimously recommended yesterday that the former PECO Delaware Station be added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places. Two […]

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Spruce Street Harbor Park Opens Earlier This Year

Mark your calendars for May 6 this year. That’s when Spruce Street Harbor Park, the pop-up park that’s turned Penn’s Landing into the place to be in […]

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Spring Is Coming: Dates Announced for Free Outdoor Yoga at Race Street Pier

It might not feel like it right now, but spring IS coming, friends! Malik Wilson, the Philly yoga instructor behind the beloved outdoor Yoga on […]