things to do Archives - Philadelphia Magazine

things to do

Be Well Philly

5 Healthy Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

Welcome to the weekend! We can hardly believe it’s the second weekend of August already. We may no longer understand how time works, but we […]

jersey shore summer 2020
Things to Do

How to Experience the Jersey Shore This Summer — Without Going Down the Shore

Here’s how to go down the Shore this summer, without, you know, actually going down the Shore. 1. Order boardwalk treats to your doorstep. While […]

philadelphia virtual experiences
Things to Do

100 Ways to Experience Philadelphia Right Now — Without Leaving Home

Miss your city? We compiled a list of activities you can do from home to bring the spirit of Philadelphia to you without having to […]

memorial day things to do outdoors
City Life

Things to Do Outdoors Over Memorial Day Weekend That Don’t Involve Going Down the Shore

If you’re looking for some Memorial Day weekend things to do other than go to the Jersey Shore, here are some suggestions. I’m sure this […]

philadelphia movies
Things to Do

34 Philadelphia Movies to Stream Right Now

So you suddenly find yourself stuck in the house with a little bit of time on your hands? And you’ve caught up on every Netflix, […]

dance moves
Things to Do

Popular Dance Moves With Philly Roots

The Bristol Stomp This ’60s heel-tapping dance was set to a song of the same name by the Philly-based Dovells and modeled off a dance […]

go dancing philadelphia
Things to Do

Where to Go Dancing in Philadelphia: The Ultimate Guide

In case you missed it: Philly’s an awesome town in which to boogie down. Here’s how to get moving. For all kinds of music … […]

philadelphia casinos
Things to Do

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Hang Out at Philly-Area Casinos

Sports betting is legal, the food is better than ever, and there’s a new venue coming to town: Why not hit up a casino? Here […]

black history month philadelphia
Things to Do

Celebrate Black History Month in Philadelphia With These Events, Tours, Exhibits and More

As always, there are many ways to celebrate Black History Month in Philadelphia, with many organizations in town hosting talks, screenings, concerts and more. Here […]

my general tubman
City Life

You Need to See Philly Author Lorene Cary’s Play, My General Tubman, at the Arden

It has been almost 30 years since West Philadelphia-bred Lorene Cary made it onto the radar of the literary world thanks to Black Ice, a […]

things to do with kids in winter
Things to Do

33 Things to Do With Kids in Philly When It’s Cold Outside

One major challenge of parenting around these parts? January through March. But with a little creativity and planning, winter can be as fun as summer. […]

hip-hop concerts
Things to Do

Three Old-School Hip-Hop Acts to Catch in Philly This Week

Long before Kanye found Jesus, these acts dominated the charts. See them all this month. Snoop Dogg Around since: 1992 Song you undoubtedly know: “Gin […]

best events this month
Things to Do

The Best Events This Month in Philadelphia

Looking for things to do this weekend? Check here. Concerts Billie Eilish The 18-year-old Grammy winner has been called “pop’s best new hope,” and for good […]

scenic views of philadelphia
Things to Do

10 Great Places for Stunning Scenic Views of Philadelphia

Philly is one of the prettiest cities in America. Don’t believe us? Check out the view from these scenic spots in Philadelphia, and you’ll soon […]

philadelphia tours
Things to Do

Explore the City Via These 8 Great (Non-Bus) Philadelphia Tours

Schuylkill Banks Kayak Tours For a fairly rare view of Philly, you might need to get wet. Hidden River Outfitters offers these kayak tours up […]