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.
Celebrate the New Year in Philadelphia and save
Take part in all of the city’s New Year festivities with the Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package™ or choose from one of several special hotel packages to help you ring in 2014.
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.
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.
The region glows bright during the holiday season
Our favorite local attractions and neighborhoods lighting up the skies with sparkling colors and elaborate light displays this holiday season.
Dine out this Thanksgiving at Philly’s top restaurants
Looking to enjoy a Thanksgiving feast without worrying about cooking and cleaning up? Let the professionals do all the work with delicious Thanksgiving Day meals at some of Philadelphia’s top restaurants.
Our favorite holiday shopping destinations in the region
It’s that time of year to start checking names off your holiday shopping list. Philadelphia and the Countryside is packed with incredible shopping experiences including charming Christmas Villages, boutique shops and top-rated shopping malls.
Celebrate fall with festivals, food, fashion, music and more
Fall brings with it cooler weather, shorter days and, here in Philadelphia, festivals nearly every weekend. To help you wade through all the food, music and arts fests taking place this autumn, here are a few of our favorites.
Get your fill of apple butter and hay rides during the autumn harvest
The changing of the leaves marks the onset of the autumn season and with it, the fall harvest. Get your fill of apple butter and hayrides in a few of our favorite harvest festivals taking place this season.
Displays lighting up the region
Discover spectacular displays that light up the night sky.
A multi-day tour of the Delaware River waterfront, starting from Philadelphia’s first casino
There are many attractions and events all year long along the waterfront, just a short cab ride away from Sugarhouse Casino.