Pope Weekend


Eagles Fan Drops Funny Pope Parody Video

Early this morning, Delaware County’s Alex Dilks Pandola dropped a funny parody video on his YouTube channel turns Lady Gaga’s “Dope” into a song about the pope. […]


Massive “Pope Pub Crawl” Planned During Papal Visit

UPDATE [8/19/2015, 3:14 pm]: Organizer Matt Stehman posted on the Pope Crawl event page that he may be canceling the event, saying, “Due to logistical concerns, particularly […]


Zombie Fans to Invade Philly Area Same Weekend as Pope

By now you’ve heard a lot about Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia, the culmination of the 2015 World Meeting of Families Catholic conference. You’ve heard […]


AT&T Invests $23 Million in Infrastructure for Pope Visit

In preparation for the World Meeting of Families and Pope Francis‘ visit to Philadelphia, wireless companies are investing heavily to make sure cell phone service […]


Arden Delays 2015-2016 Season Due to Pope Visit

The Arden Theatre Company announced today that it’s pushing back its 2015-2016 season due to Pope Francis’s visit at the end of September. But only by a little. […]


Philadelphia Pass Discounted for Pope Visit

In honor of the highly-anticipated visit of Pope Francis this fall, Philadelphia Pass—a single card that grants visitors access to more than 40 Philadelphia attractions at a discounted price—has added even […]

Norristown High-Speed Line train

SEPTA Announces Pope Pass Lottery for Suburban Lines

SEPTA has announced a 3-day online lottery for passengers wishing to ride the Norristown High Speed Line or the 101/102 trolley routes during the weekend […]