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Happy Halfway Day! We're Officially Halfway Through 2020

Happy Halfway Day! We're Officially Halfway Through 2020!

"Whoaaaaa, we're halfway there!" - Bon Jovi Maybe meet someone halfway this weekend and spend time together. (With physical distance and a mask, of course.) And try to look at the glass half full! It is the perfect chance to ask your boss if you can take a half-day! How are you celebrating getting... Read More
Shopping

These Malls Are Reopening To Feed Your Inner Shopaholic

Malls are allowed to open up again on Friday with Philadelphia moving into a "modified" green stage. Here are the malls opening up in Philadelphia that are going to be able to give you some retail therapy! Philadelphia Fashion District Reopening: Friday, July 3rd Hours: 11am-7pm (Mon-Sat), 12pm-6pm... Read More
Dog Parks

The Best Dog Parks In PA/NJ

The Delaware Valley has an abundance of dog parks to explore, so we decided to try and dwindle down the best parks in the are just for you! Pretzel Park, Manayunk 4300 Silverwood Street A simple park in the middle of manayunk where you can then take a nice walk through the town and get great... Read More
Gritty

Gritty Gets A Makeover On Queer Eye

Season 5 of Queer Eye on Netflix takes place in the greatest city on Earth, Philadelphia, so it is only fitting that the team from queer eye comes in and meets with some of our mascots. In the mini episode, Gritty is nominated by his good friend, the Philly Phanatic and the team comes in to give... Read More
Family Hiking

Best Trails in the Philadelphia Area

Getting outside and staying healthy during this crazy time is crucial! Hiking can be an amazing activity to do with friends and family that you can continue to practice social distancing during! Luckily the Delaware Valley is located in an area that is exposed to amazing trails! Join Ranger Kelly K... Read More
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When Are The National Parks Reopening In Pennsylvania?

If you're like the majority of Pennsylvanians, you're likely growing tired of staying at home, even becoming a little restless. One of the easiest and safest ways to get outside while staying at a safe social distance is to visit one of our parks here in PA. This interactive app from PA GOV shows... Read More
Family Fun

Places That Are Open/Opening For Family Fun!

Summer is here and your favorite family-fun places are starting to open up! Here is a list of the places that are open/opening soon this Summer! Zoo admission tickets are on sale meow! --⁠ ⁠ All guests, including Yearly Members, must purchase/reserve tickets online prior to visiting. The policies... Read More
Gritty

2nd Annual Gritty 5k Goes Virtual

The Gritty 5k is back again this year… virtually! Returning for its second occurrence, the Philadelphia Flyers and Flyers Charities are set to host a weekend-long virtual run. Race participants will have the option to run a 5 kilometer run in their hometowns between September 17 and 20 while... Read More