Sherlock Holmes Dinner at The Treemont

The Treemont is hosting a Sherlock Holmes Dinner this Friday, Halloween. The Center City restaurant is offering a three-course and one cocktail meal for $35 […]

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WATCH: Philadelphians Get Punk’d By Zombies

YouTube pranksters PrankvsPrank rolled in to Philly this weekend to scare the crap out of some innocent passersby. They set up gruesome homicide scenes all over […]

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Weekend Roundup: Gay Halloween Parties Begin, Sword Fights, and An Especially Busy Sunday Funday

FRIDAY Philly party producer Peter Sterling gets the gay Halloween juices flowing early with his annual Halloween Ball. The fest takes over three ballrooms in […]


7 (Non-Sexy) Halloween Costumes That Don’t Suck

Let’s get one thing straight before we begin: I’m not a fan of any costume that has the word “sexy” tacked to it. Sexy pirate? No. Sexy […]

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PHOTOS: The Mudball Costume Party at Clay Studio

The Clay Studio hosted The Mudball, a dance-a-thon and masquerade ball, on Saturday at World Café Live. The Clay Studio, located in Old City, is a […]

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14 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend: Diwali Dance Party, Reading Terminal Harvest Fest, A Spooky Barnes Tour, Food Truck Fiesta, And More


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13 Scariest Movies on Netflix Streaming

Grab the popcorn and Halloween candy for a mega-marathon of the best scary movies on Netflix. We’ll be shouting “Don’t open that door!” right along with […]

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10 Scary Gay Movies You Can Stream Instantly

One of the most recent gay-themed thrillers on the list, director Alain Guiraudie’s Stranger By the Lake follows young Franck, who picks up Michel at a popular gay-cruising spot. […]

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8 Halloween Events in Philly That Are Just For Kids

We’ve already told you about all the spooky, ghoulish events around the city this month, but what about the little trick-or-treaters? There’s plenty of kid-friendly Halloween fun […]

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The Checkup: The Guilt-Free Trick to Eating Halloween Candy for Breakfast

• Looking for a way to sneak in some Halloween candy at breakfast? This Almond Joy Granola is just the ticket. Just whip up this simple […]

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TONIGHT: Monster Mash Up at The Franklin Institute

Ghostly meets geeky at The Franklin Institute tonight, and you’re invited. The monthly adults-only series, Science After Hours, always delivers clever programming for Philly’s brainiest […]

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We Want Answers: Sally Elk, CEO, Eastern State Penitentiary

For years now, you’ve witnessed the phenomenon of people paying money to be petrified by other people. How do you explain this strange desire? It’s […]

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Transgender Law Center Kicks Off Campaign to Discourage Homophobic, Racist Halloween Costumes

Halloween: It’s the spookiest night of the year, but sometimes the fun and games can can turn downright ugly. With that in mind, the Transgender Law Center is […]


10 Mesmerizing Halloween Makeup Video Tutorials

Confession: I find makeup tutorial videos extremely mesmerizing. On numerous occasions, I’ve fallen down a black hole watching YouTube videos of Madison, a five-year-old girl who makes the […]


Man in Halloween Mask Robs Bank

An “older male” in a Halloween mask robbed a TD Bank branch in Hatboro Wednesday morning, police say. At 10 a.m. this morning, cops say, […]