Northwest Philadelphia hosts hundreds of events each year, ranging from small shopping promotions and historical walks to large scale street and music festivals. Whether you’re looking for cocktails while you shop on an evening after work or a full day of fun for the family, NW Philadelphia has something to make you want to get up and GoNW!
Love is in the air in NW Philly! We’ve rounded up some special events, live music, workshops and other fun ways to spend Valentine’s Day and week. And for all of your gift-giving needs, your favorite local florists, bakeries and gift shops have you covered, plus setting the mood with a romantic dinner for two is as simple as saying “I do!”
Chestnut Hill is transformed into a winter wonderland during this two-day festival which boasts unique ice-themed attractions and cozy comforts that showcase the beauty of its historic business district in the winter. 2019 attractions include an ice rink, live ice sculpting, Yurt Village, Ice Bonfire, an Ice Bar and more.
The Manayunk Development Corporation is partnering with Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania to bring you WHOLE MONTH of delicious cookies. Get first dibs on exclusive cookie dishes and cocktails in Manayunk bars and restaurants. Troops will be stationed along the street, so you can pick up your favorite cookies directly from Girls Scouts!
There are so many fun and tasty events, musical and theater performances, and educational opportunities in all 7 GoNW Philly Neighborhoods, we gathered some highlights to help you plan out your weekend! Photo: Manayunk Cookie Month Special at The Goat’s Beard courtesy of The Girl Scouts of Eastern PA
Get in the holiday spirit every Thursday at Manayunk’s Holiday Stroll! Participating retailers and restaurants will offer themed promos each week, and restaurants will feature holiday happy hour specials, so mark your calendars to shop and dine in Manayunk this holiday season!
Small small. Shop local. Shop smart this holiday season! NW Philly’s neighborhoods are home to hundreds of small businesses, many participating in this wonderful international shopping event that encourages savvy shoppers to skip the chaos of the malls and big box stores and support local businesses.