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http://ow.ly/BwP83 Please Touch Museum's Fall Festival! Saturday, September 20th...

http://ow.ly/BwP83 Please Touch Museum's Fall Festival! Saturday, September 20th from 10A-4P. Part of Nickelodeon's #WWDOP! Philadelphia Spinners, the professional Frisbee team will be on hand to teach kids about Ultimate Frisbee! #PTMFallFest http://ow.ly/i/6Tyzr

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The Disco Biscuits present City Bisco – 3 Nights & 3 Venues including their retu...

The Disco Biscuits present City Bisco – 3 Nights & 3 Venues including their return to the Mann on Saturday, September 27th with very special guests Giorgio Moroder The Godfather of Disco, Orchard Lounge, and Risky Disko. Single Day Tickets and 2 Day Passes are available online here: http://bit.ly/1tBUsKn

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As the season slips into fall, step out in full color this weekend, and visit th...

As the season slips into fall, step out in full color this weekend, and visit the Barnes Arboretum in Merion to explore a vast array of flowering perennials! Open Friday–Sunday, 10 am–4 pm through November 1. Admission is $5. Walk-ins welcome, and parking is free!

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Tonight is opening night of BalletFleming's After the Summer Sun! Performances F...

Tonight is opening night of BalletFleming's After the Summer Sun! Performances Friday @ 7pm and Saturday @ 3pm & 7pm. Join us for Ballet Fleming's first performance of their 2014-15 season!

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Earlier this year, our Decorative Arts and Sculpture conservators extensively tr...

Earlier this year, our Decorative Arts and Sculpture conservators extensively treated Howard Roberts’s "La Première Pose," removing over 80 years of grime. Now that the treatment is done, the sculpture has been reinstalled in the American Art gallery 111.

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PW's Weekend Picks: Feria Del Barrio, Peace Day Philly and more!

After an early-evening “Artsy-Tartsy” show with nerdcore artists at 6pm, Pittsburgh’s sideshow-queen-slash-jazz-diva Phat Man Dee hosts “Battle of the Five Carnies,” a freak/burlesque throwdown, at 9pm. Free. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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8pm. $13.50-$78.50. Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215.546.7900. manncenter.org

The singer/songwriter from London, known for her outspoken pop songs, released her third album, Sheezus, this May. Special guest singer/actress Samsaya opens the show. 8pm. $25. Electric Factory, 421 N. Seventh St. 215.627.1332. electricfactory.info

What would football culture be like if the game were played exclusively by women? The production, from New York-based performance troupe Half Straddle, features an all-female cast. 7pm. $29. Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American St. fringearts.com

...respective groups’ views on life in the city. Through Sept. 21. Temple Performing Arts Center, 1837 N. Broad St. fringearts.com

...psychic gift drops her into a nightmare turned reality. 7:30pm. $7-$15. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

...of this hilarious and symbolic disease. Through Sept. 21. $15-$25. The Skybox: Adrienne Theatre, 2030 Sansom St. fringearts.com

8pm. $15. With White Fang. First Unitarian Church, 2125 Chestnut St. r5productions.org

Three days of splendor in the park, filled with hundreds of artists from across the nation selling their wares directly. P.S. Some haggle. Sept. 19-21. Free. Rittenhouse Square, 18th and Walnut sts. rittenhousesquareart.com

4 hours ago

Join us tomorrow morning for a 6 mile friendly-paced trail run in beautiful West...

Join us tomorrow morning for a 6 mile friendly-paced trail run in beautiful West Fairmount Park led by Philadelphia Magazine's Best of Philly running coach; John Goldthorp. Free for FPC Members and $10 for non-members. Membership starts at $35 (become a member here: http://myphillypark.org/membership/)

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Last minute Friday night plans? Unwind at the Barnes from 5–9 pm tonight for art...

Last minute Friday night plans? Unwind at the Barnes from 5–9 pm tonight for art, cocktails, and our must-see Cézanne exhibition. Walk up for tickets or book online http://bit.ly/1obaLhH

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It's the final countdown! This video features ALL of the musical teasers that ha...

It's the final countdown! This video features ALL of the musical teasers that have been released on YouTube for Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions to get you excited for tonight's concert! Tickets are still available, so head over to http://bit.ly/1wgeV7Y or stop by our box office before the show.

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Our friends at Stick-lets are hosting a Fort Making Party on Sunday, September 2...

Our friends at Stick-lets are hosting a Fort Making Party on Sunday, September 28 from 2-5 PM. Join the fun at McMichael Park at 3299 Midvale Ave in East Falls!

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Join us on a descent through the dark side of Hollywood during our October cours...

Join us on a descent through the dark side of Hollywood during our October course on film noir, in partnership with Bryn Mawr Film Institute. For more information and tickets, visit http://ow.ly/BzJZn

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The Playground will be closing at 4pm and the Playhouse will be closing at 3pm o...

The Playground will be closing at 4pm and the Playhouse will be closing at 3pm on 9/20/14 due to a private event.

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Chinatown North/Loft District: “The Arts and Culture Scene is One of the Foundations in This Area,” says Gary Reuben

...a living through his work as the owner and operator of the Wolf Building, on Callowhill at 12th Street. After purchasing the building in 1997 with his business partner Gary Reisner, Reuben, 60...

With the planned construction of the Eastern Tower Community Center on Vine at 10th Street, Chinatown will be expanding into the Loft District. What is the impact of the expansion?

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Last chance to see our critically acclaimed Cézanne exhibition! These are the fi...

Last chance to see our critically acclaimed Cézanne exhibition! These are the final days to discover how an apple turned an artistic rebel into the father of modern art. Walk up for tickets or book online http://bit.ly/JE0o3O

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Join us this week at #ArtAfter5, as we welcome back Grammy Award–winning pianist...

Join us this week at #ArtAfter5, as we welcome back Grammy Award–winning pianist Fred Hersch and his trio. Come see what Vanity Fair magazine calls “the most arrestingly innovative pianist in jazz over the last decade or so.” http://ow.ly/Bw89U

26 hours ago

Tonight! Join us at 7:30pm for this unique and inspiring performance about the p...

Tonight! Join us at 7:30pm for this unique and inspiring performance about the paradox of brain injury and one family's experience of discovering hope in a hopeless place. http://www.performancegarage.org/#!ziya-fringe-2014/cwg6

26 hours ago

SAVE THE DATE! PTM’s Members-Only Memorial Hall-O-WEEN Monster Mash will be held...

SAVE THE DATE! PTM’s Members-Only Memorial Hall-O-WEEN Monster Mash will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. Dress in costume and enjoy an evening of trick-or-treating throughout the museum, themed art activities, carousel rides, a spooktacular dance party and more! http://ow.ly/BBlOc

28 hours ago

Congratulations to Queen Elizabeth II on the announcement of her next great-gran...

Congratulations to Queen Elizabeth II on the announcement of her next great-grandchild. We hope the new baby pays us a visit, like the Queen did in 1976. What do you hope the newest prince or princess will be named? #ThrowbackThursday

28 hours ago

Performance Garage Rental Manager Judy Williams back at her desk with her 2014 R...

Performance Garage Rental Manager Judy Williams back at her desk with her 2014 Rocky Award. Congratulations Judy, and all of this year's Rocky Award winners!

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"Battle with Red" is just one of the epic pieces of music you'll hear at Pokémon...

"Battle with Red" is just one of the epic pieces of music you'll hear at Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions Friday night! Youtuber Marriland previews the track and talks about what to expect at this special symphonic event. For tickets: http://bit.ly/1wgeV7Y

30 hours ago

http://ow.ly/BwP83 Please Touch Museum's Fall Festival! Saturday, September 20th...

http://ow.ly/BwP83 Please Touch Museum's Fall Festival! Saturday, September 20th from 10A-4P. Part of Nickelodeon's #WWDOP! Featuring Bubble Play, join the fun and romp in bunches of bubbles, one of our more popular outdoor activities! #PTMFallFest

30 hours ago

Pols On The Street: Low Registrations Sign Of Low Vote?

Another jumping into the Mayor’s race is Ken Trujillo, who announced yesterday morning at School District, 440 N. Broad Street.

32 hours ago

Parents with preschoolers, hurry: We still have a few spots left in our fall wee...

Parents with preschoolers, hurry: We still have a few spots left in our fall weekday children's art classes. Register now to join the fun. http://ow.ly/Bzs7I

32 hours ago

If you haven’t seen "The World Is an Apple: The Still Lifes of Paul Cézanne," th...

If you haven’t seen "The World Is an Apple: The Still Lifes of Paul Cézanne," this is your last chance to catch the critically acclaimed exhibition at its only US venue! Walk up for tickets or book online at http://bit.ly/1obaLhH

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Our Philly Park Photo Pick of the week! Thanks, @cmclaughlinart for capturing th...

Our Philly Park Photo Pick of the week! Thanks, @cmclaughlinart for capturing this beautiful scene a few days ago! Keep using #myphillypark when you're in the parks. We'll choose a winner every Wednesday to receive a small prize and have their photo regrammed here and on Facebook/Twittter.

2 days ago

Armed Robber Convicted

...December 1, 2012, at approximately 5:40 p.m., Robinson robbed the Subway shop at 545 N. Broad Street. The victim, a Subway store employee, was intimidated into giving the defendant $100 cash from...

2 days ago

In the film "Versailles '73: American Runway Revolution," director Deborah Riley...

In the film "Versailles '73: American Runway Revolution," director Deborah Riley Draper illustrates how ten women and five American ready-to-wear designers challenged the five lions of French haute couture in a showdown that transformed the fashion business forever. http://ow.ly/BzNiT

2 days ago

Mayoral Wild Card Ken Trujillo Enters Philadelphia Mayoral Race

Ken Trujillo, who is perhaps the most interesting wild card in the reputed 2015 mayoral field, formally entered the race this morning with a press conference outside 440 N. Broad Street (headquarters of the School District of Philadelphia).

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Fall is an AMAZING time to explore your parks! We've got 4 very exciting guided...

Fall is an AMAZING time to explore your parks! We've got 4 very exciting guided hikes this fall!

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We loved having The Naked Stark and collaborators at the Performance Garage last...

We loved having The Naked Stark and collaborators at the Performance Garage last weekend! Check out this thoughtful review by Kirsten Kaschock in ThINKingDANCE. http://thinkingdance.net/articles/2014/09/13/3/What-is-Necessary-to-Replace-Any-Substance/

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http://ow.ly/BwP83 Please Touch Museum's Fall Festival! Saturday, September 20th...

http://ow.ly/BwP83 Please Touch Museum's Fall Festival! Saturday, September 20th from 10A-4P. Part of Nickelodeon's #WWDOP! Featuring @EPAYouthSoccer and more! #PTMFallFest http://ow.ly/i/6Tyzr

2 days ago

Philadelphia Weekly is excited about the Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions concert o...

Philadelphia Weekly is excited about the Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions concert on Friday and so are we! Remember, you can get your tickets online at http://bit.ly/1wgeV7Y or by visiting our box office in person at 52nd and Parkside.

2 days ago

Second Mayoral Candidate Announces, Calls for End to School Reform Commission

On the steps of the Philadelphia School District headquarters at 440 North Broad Street this morning , candidate Ken Trujillo called for the dissolution of the controversial School Reform Commission (SRC) – and a return of public control to Philadelphia’s school system.

2 days ago

These beauties may not have the power of the Cup of Everlasting Life (yeah, that...

These beauties may not have the power of the Cup of Everlasting Life (yeah, that's an Indiana Jones reference), but they sure are powerful to see. #RaidersofthelostART #IsThisThingOn

2 days ago

City Bisco is coming up fast! Share this photo and enter for a chance to win a V...

City Bisco is coming up fast! Share this photo and enter for a chance to win a VIP 3-day experience with The Disco Biscuits at The Trocadero, Electric Factory and the Mann! Prize includes (2) 3-day tickets, a Meet & Greet at the Mann, and a merch package.

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