Philadelphia, PA - With the 50th anniversary of the “Eagles-fans-booed-and-threw-snowballs-at-Santa Claus” incident approaching, VISIT PHILADELPHIA® would like to be clear about what happened on December 15, 1968 and what has transpired in the nearly 50 years since.
NFL PR - The NFL today announced a sellout of all standing-room-only tickets for the 2017 PRO BOWL PRESENTED BY AQUAFINA on Sunday, January 29 at Camping World Stadium in Orlando. Standing-room-only tickets were made available to accommodate additional fans for the sold-out game, which airs tomorrow on ESPN and ESPN Deportes at 8:00 PM ET.
Philadelphia, PA - This year’s 82nd NFL Draft returns to its Philadelphia roots on April 27-29, 2017. The Phillyregion is well known for its athletic pride and history—not to mention its central role in the founding of the nation, buzzed-about food scene, vibrant neighborhoods, rich arts and culture scene, parks galore and more.
Fans entering Spectrum Field for Phillies spring training games in Clearwater, Fla. will now be required to use walk-through metal detectors immediately before their tickets are scanned. The enhanced security measures model the team's metal detector program at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia, Pa - Citizens Bank Park, home of the Phillies, will host the inaugural Craft Beer and Wine Festival on Saturday, May 20, 2017, which will feature over 100 craft beer and wine vendors, food vendors and musical entertainment, as well as appearances by the Phillies Phanatic and other celebrities.