Independence Beer Garden


Independence Mall Rises from the Dead

Even as the Center City District (CCD) and its parent, the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC), sound warnings every now and then that Center City’s […]


Beer Garden Madness Continues as Independence, PHS Drop Opening Dates

It’s the time of year when the deets on soon-to-open beer gardens fly fast and furious. Today, Independence Beer Garden in Old City dropped its […]


Where to Find the Best Food During Center City Sips

We are now a little over a week into Center City Sips. The drinks ($3 beer, $4 wine and $5 cocktails) are flowing and when […]


Two Beer Gardens Debut This Weekend

The first two beer gardens of the season open this weekend. Today, Michael Schulson’s Independence Beer Garden softly opens at 6th and Market and tomorrow […]


New Happy Hours Offer Alternatives to Sips Crowds

Whether you’ve tired of Center City Sips, your go-to bar, or simply drinking at home, here’s a round-up of the newer additions to the list […]


Independence Beer Garden Adds Happy Hour, Yards Exclusive

Michael Schulson’s Independence Beer Garden at 6th and Market has added happy hour. The happy hour includes $4 beer, wine and cocktail specials from 5 […]


Independence Beer Garden Sets Opening Date

Michael Schulson’s Independence Beer Garden at 6th and Market will officially reopen for the season on April 30th. April 24th and 25th will serve as […]


New La Colombe Planned for Independence Mall

The former Rohm and Haas building at the corner of 6th and Market Streets will be the home of a new La Colombe coffee cafe […]


Philadelphia Is Getting Crabby

Philadelphia is getting crabby and it isn’t because the Eagles lost (thank goodness). We’ve been spotting crab specials pop up around town. Corner Foodery is […]


Cheese Curd Redemption at Independence Beer Garden

Adam Erace reviews the pop-up Independence Beer Garden and offers tips for where and when to hang out but skewers the food, save what comes with cheese curds. […]


Tonight: Independence Beer Garden Launches At Center City Sips

For those of you looking for a little variety in your Center City Sips boozing schedule, there’s some good news. The new Independence Beer Garden […]


Today: Independence Beer Garden is Here

Ever since the release of the menu that made us salivate, we have been waiting ever so patiently for Michael Schulson’s Independence Beer Garden. And […]


First Look: Independence Beer Garden Menu Preview

The wait is over, Michael Schulson‘s Independence Beer Garden will be opening this week. UPDATE: No, it won’t. The project has been delayed again. The […]

Things to Do

10 Things To Do in Philly This Week: PHS Pop-Up Garden Returns, Independence Beer Garden Debuts, and More


It’s Becoming a Beer Garden City

It doesn’t take much to realize that Philly loves its beer gardens. From Fishtown to the Art Museum, beer gardens are popping up everywhere. And […]