Philadelphia Arts Guide – Art Scene

Immediately after your visit to The Rocky Steps, step inside of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and wonder around the more than 200 exhibitions including over 227,000 items from all-around the globe. With classical paintings to street artwork, Philadelphia is a mecca for anybody who is in love with art and the artists.

Just after the art gallery, take a 10-minute walk around Museum Mile to check out The Barnes Foundation, home to one of the greatest and most extensive private art collections of early and post-impressionist paintings in the world. Observe work of arts by renowned painters such as Picasso, Matisse, Renoir and numerous others.

Art in Philly is not restricted to museums. With more than 3,800 murals spread out all around the city. Street artistry is legitimately promoted via the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. Any person who wishes to discover a lot more about the history of the mural art should find a tour guide to explore the city more.

Celebrating Philly PRIDE in June

PhillyBite Pride WeekPhiladelphia, PA - Celebrating in the individuality of being who you are and rejoicing in being out is what the month of June is all about. PRIDE is being celebrated in Philadelphia all month long, whether it is having some fun with friends while sipping on drink specials, exercising your way to being fit and fabulous, or dancing in the streets at one of the parades, Philadelphia certainly knows how to rejoice in Philly PRIDE.


Gay and Lesbian Pride Month and features live music, DJs, food and drinks. Credit: Photo by J. Fusco

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite LGBT - LGBT culture in Philadelphia pulls no punches at summer’s doorstep, launching a jam-packed season of events. First up: back-to-back Pride celebrations, followed by Melissa Etheridge, Shania Twain and Kingdom Hearts Orchestra concerts. Then, there’s the always-revealing Boys of Summer all-night dance party, the return of the BalletX Summer Series, and FringeArts’ delightfully queer danceathon, aptly named, FringeA-thon. Below is a more detailed account of Philadelphia’s entertaining and enlivening LGBT lineup for the summer of 2018:


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