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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Burger Brawl - The chips were all down in South Philly at Xfinity Live! as local restaurants and chefs competed to see who would make the best burger in town.


Hard Rock Cafe Offers 71 Cent Burgers on it 47th Birthday

Food News

PhillyBite Hard Rock CafePhiladelphia, PA - It all started with two music-loving Americans who just wanted to find a good burger while living in London. Hard Rock’s founders had a vision to combine music, memorabilia and delicious all-American fare for a one-of-a-kind guest experience.


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Food News

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Diner en Blanc - Le Dîner en Blanc, announces its seventh edition in the City of Brotherly Love will be held on Thursday, August 16, 2018. The wait list is still open for this unforgettable evening filled with elegance, food, art, and music. Every summer, thousands of guests don their white finery and descend upon an undisclosed public space whose location is kept secret until moments before the event begins. This year, Le Dîner en Blanc - Philadelphia will welcome 5,500 guests and is on track to be the largest Dîner en Blanc in the country for the second year in a row.


National Lobster Day in Philadelphia

Food News

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - Friday is National Lobster Day but you don’t have to travel to New England or even the Jersey Shore to celebrate. Check out the drool-worthy lobster rolls, secret off-menu dishes, and clambakes from some of Philly’s top restaurants below.


FEASTIVAL New Concept for 2018

Food News

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Feastival - FEASTIVAL, Philadelphia’s most anticipated culinary and arts event, is thrilled to announce a new concept for 2018, designed to celebrate Philadelphia’s dynamic and diverse culinary and cultural landscape. On Thursday, September 27, 2018, 60 of the city’s top chefs will collaborate in pairs to create exclusive, one-night-only dishes representative of one of five iconic culinary Philadelphia neighborhoods.


At IHOb The "b" Is For Burgers (Photos: IHOP)

Food News

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite IHOB Burgers - IHOP Restaurants announces that it is going by a new name – IHOb . Since the news broke last week on the brand's social media sites, fans can't get enough with more than 30,000* people speculating what the change could "b", guessing everything from bacon to brunch to bananas. The change in fact celebrates the debut of the brand's new Ultimate Steakburgers, a line-up of seven mouth-watering, all-natural burgers.


Bluebird Distilling Anniversary Party and New Whiskey Release

Beer & Wine

Philadelphia, PA - Bluebird Distilling, Phoenixville’s award-winning grain-to-glass craft distillery, is celebrating their third anniversary with Bluebird Bonanza, an all-day indoor-outdoor party as well as a limited release of their newest spirit, Phoenixville Whiskey, on Sunday, June 24th.

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Beer & Wine

PhillyBite Bourbon DayPhiladelphia, PA - As if you needed a holiday to tipple bourbon… cheers to National Bourbon Day, happening Thursday, June 14th. Philadelphians can raise a glass to America’s native spirit at the following imbibe-worthy locations:


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Food Trucks

PhillyBite Maple Shade Food Truck FestMaple Shade NJ, On June 4th residents and visitors of Maple Shade, New Jersey were treated to a food truck festival called Meet Me on Main Street. The streets were full of foodies and families who were out enjoying the delicious offerings from food truck vendors; eating and drinking all things sweet and savory.


West Chester Craft Beer Festival

Beer & Wine

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite West Chester Beer Fest - The West Chester Craft Beer Festival is back at the Charles A. Melton Arts and Education Center for yet another year, delivering some of the very best craft beer breweries in and around the West Chester area..


Silence DoGood's Tavern Burgers, Beer & Bourbon

Bars & Taverns

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - Silence DoGood's Tavern, the Old City tavern named for Benjamin Franklin's first pen name, brings burgers, beer and bourbon to Old City with a new menu featuring eight hearty burgers, a build-your-own burger, a dozen local beers on tap and a rotating list of unique bourbons. The historic-themed tavern has been renovated and more seating has been added.


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Bars & Taverns

PhillyBite Urban VillagePhiladelphia, PA - Urban Village Brewing Company in Northern Liberties is celebrating their first year of business and brewing with a bang. The brewery and restaurant known for their playful beers and naturally leavened pizza opened its doors on June 1, 2017. Since then, coowner and head brewer Dave Goldman has brewed over 1,000 barrels of beer while his partner, Tom Revelli, has overseen the service of thousands of meals, family-friendly brunches, monthly beer runs, a freak U-Haul accident that inspired the popular Wrong Way IPA and even a once-in-a-lifetime Super Bowl viewing party.


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Eat

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Tuna Bar Philly - Going out for sushi now takes on a whole new meaning at The Tuna Bar in Old City in Philly. Starting on June 18th, which is also International Sushi Day—Executive Chef and Owner Ken Sze is bestowing his sushi-making skills to the public.


Thyme For Tailgating at Dead & Company

Adventure

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - The journey of the Grateful Dead has been often described as a long, strange trip.  If you have ever spoken with someone who got to see “The Dead” while Jerry Garcia was alive, they would describe seeing them play as more than just a concert; it was an experience.  Over the decades of relentless touring across the country, their loyal fanbase developed ways to take tailgating to an entirely new level.


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Family

PhillyBite Philly Zoo Penguine PointPhiladelphia, PA - Philadelphia Zoo opened Penguin Point, a complete redesign of the former polar bear exhibit, for its twenty-two Humboldt penguins. Penguin Point offers exciting new experiences for some of the Zoo’s most popular residents. With nearly twenty times the pool size and an oversized underwater viewing area for guests to watch these charismatic birds as they swim, play, and dive, Penguin Point is sure to be one of the most exciting exhibits at the Zoo this season.


Philadelphia’s Rail Park Opens To The Public (Photo: CCD)

Adventure

PhillyBite Rails to TrailsPhiladelphia, PA - City and state officials, philanthropic organizations, cultural and business leaders, neighbors and civic groups joined Center City District (CCD) President and CEO Paul R. Levy and members of the public for a ribbon cutting event to celebrate the official opening of Phase 1 of the Rail Park, a $10.8 million construction project that has transformed a blighted section of the former Reading Railroad Viaduct into an elevated park with walking paths, landscaping, lighting, swinging benches, and expansive city views. The project also included the reconstruction, landscaping and lighting of the 1300 block of Noble Street.


PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Dance your “art” out at FringeA-Thon, an epic outdoor, 12-hour dance party and fundraiser for FringeArts and Philadelphia’s independent artists. FringeA-Thon isn’t just a fundraiser. It’s an enormous party that celebrates the power of dance to unite people of all ages and backgrounds. With Philly-favorite DJs spinning all day, an outrageous “dance mom” host, pop-up performances, dance demos, battles, games, giveaways, and many more surprises, FringeA-Thon is a day you’ll never forget.


Philadlephia:Old City Eats Kicks Off on First Day of Summer

Adventure

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Old City - Old City District showcases its thriving dining scene with the return of Old City Eats! Old City Eats kicks off on the First Day of Summer, Thursday, June 21, with the Old City Eats Block Party on 2nd Street between Market and Chestnut Streets from 5:00-9:00pm. This includes an expansion into the parking lot on 2nd Street with even more food and entertainment in 2018!


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AFSCME District Council 47 and City Reach Tentative Deal

City

PhillyBite AFSCMEPhiladelphia, PA - The City of Philadelphia and AFSCME District Council 47 today reached a tentative agreement on a three year labor contract.

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Living

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite LifeStyle - It’s been about a year since I and my family moved to a new town. New surroundings, new house, and new school. Along with it came tons of new people I didn’t know, but I still acted like myself. Quiet and observant as always.


MilkBoy Will Be Hosting Open Mic Competition

Entertainment

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Milk Boy - MilkBoy is calling all unsigned musicians to the ultimate open mic competition that will lead to a recording contract for one lucky artist. The smack down starts on South Street, progresses to MilkBoy Chestnut and culminates in the recording booth at MilkBoy The Studio.


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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite FIFA - Philly bars and taverns across the city are celebrating the 2018 FIFA World Cup by showing the games all throughout the tournament, hosting watch parties, and offering food and drink specials. List below are just a few places to catch the big matches.

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