It’s finally here! The 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show begins on Saturday! Now is the time to shake off the winter doldrums. Now is the time to be inspired. This year’s Flower Show, celebrating the Wonder of Water, takes place all next week, March 3-11, 2018, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. This is a “must experience” horticultural event. About…

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the place I go to in the dead of winter. When the bone numbing winter chill sets in, I look for warm, indoor spaces that can feed my mind and soul. In January and February, museums are like chicken soup for me. They nourish my desire to find inspiration.…

Holiday Gift Certificates are now available from A Bed and Breakfast Connection. These gift certificates can be used at any of the accommodations on our website when you make a reservation through our service. A gift certificate to a B&B is a wonderful present for someone because it is the giving of an experience. In…

What are your favorite Philadelphia Holiday Traditions? There are so many from which to choose! Read on, and be prepared to plan a trip to Philadelphia this December. December is such a magical time of year. There are many wonderful holiday traditions in Philadelphia. Generations of families come to Philadelphia during the holiday season to…

Rooms still available for Army-Navy Weekend! Philadelphia, once again, is the host of this year’s Army-Navy Game presented by USAA. The City of Brotherly Love is rich in history and tradition, and is proud to have hosted the Army-Navy Game 86 out of the last 117 games. This year’s showdown will take place at Lincoln…

Rooms are available for Philadelphia Marathon Weekend, November 18-19, 2017. The Marathon takes place on Sunday, November 19, while the Half-Marathon, 8K Races, and Kids’ Fun Runs take place the day before, on Saturday, November 18. The Philadelphia Marathon is always a great event. It is consistently ranked as one of the Top 10 races…

One of the top-rated haunted attractions is located here in Philadelphia within the walls of the massive, castle-like Eastern State Penitentiary. America’s most historic prison, Eastern State Penitentiary is an under-rated museum attraction in its own right, and visitors can explore this haunting world of crumbling cell blocks and empty guard towers 361 days per year. This…

May 27-September 30, 2017 After extensive renovations, the Main Fountain is back and it dances like never before! The garden is filled with new gems waiting to be discovered and the Fireworks and Fountains Shows are back for the season. Summer of Spectacle requires a timed admission ticket, so plan ahead for your chance to see “the…

Whether you are a huge American History buff or just want to learn more about our nation’s origins, the brand new Museum of the American Revolution is a must-see this summer. Learn the dramatic story of our nation’s founding through immersive galleries (featuring George Washington’s field tent), theater experiences and recreated historical moments.