Check out our Top Picks for a series of short articles full of fun suggestions for great things to do in and around Philadelphia.
We make things easy for you — we give you plenty of top recommendations and then you can pick and choose the places you like best.
Top Picks gives you the best of Philly: everything from bars under the stars to the city’s best ice cream cones.
New exhibitions, returning festivals and more
Major openings and exciting events and exhibitions offer plenty of reasons for travelers to add Philadelphia to their must-visit list in 2013.
Book your stay and get access to Philadelphia’s amazing art institutions
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Honor the legacy of Dr. King during the largest MLK Day of Service in the Nation
Now in its 18th year, the Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service is the largest MLK Day event in the country. Check out a few of our top MLK Day celebrations in Philadelphia.
Parades, light displays and community-wide celebrations make Philadelphia very merry, indeed
The Philadelphia region loves the holiday season. Visit and you’ll find craft fairs, light displays and community-wide celebrations. Here are a few of our favorite ways to celebrate this time of year.
Our top picks for light shows, music, seasonal train displays and much more
Philadelphia loves the holidays and below you’ll find our top picks for light shows, music, seasonal train displays and much more!
Tons of fun in the city during the last week of the year
From the day after Christmas until the day after the New Year, December 26, 2012 through January 2, 2013, there are plenty of exciting and entertaining things for families, couples, singles, sports fans, culture vultures and everyone in between to do day and night in the Philadelphia region.
Raise your glass and celebrate the New Year at Philadelphia restaurants
Ring in the New Year at Philadelphia’s top restaurants with dinner specials, festive celebrations and Champagne toasts. Join the decadent celebration with our guide to eating out for New Year’s Eve.
A few fantastic spots to watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular
Check out a few of our top spots to watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks on the Delaware River.
Get a great view of the fireworks while ringing in the New Year
A few top spots to celebrate while ringing in the New Year in Philadelphia.
Let the region’s top chefs do the cooking this holiday season
You’ve spent the past few weeks preparing for the holidays by wrapping presents, hanging stockings and decorating the tree, so its time to take a break and let some of the region’s top chefs take care of your holiday meal.