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Top Picks

 
Philly AIDS Thrift
710 South 5th Street; www.phillyaidsthrift.com/shop

Rummage through the infamous dollar bins and racks. Find clothes for the perfect Halloween costume. Decorate your place with unique antiques and trinkets. They have it all!

 
Paradigm Gallery + Studio
746 South 4th Street; www.paradigmarts.org

Get to know emerging Philadelphia-based artists by checking out free bi-weekly events, including First Friday!

 
Honey’s Sit N Eat
2101 South Street; www.honeyssitneat.com

Two words: Bargain Breakfast. From 7 to 9 a.m. on weekdays, get a killer breakfast for a steal of a price. They’re open all day, too! Cash only!
 

Must Attend Event

 
Headhouse Farmers Market
2nd & Lombard Street; Every Sunday/May to December

Get a history lesson while shopping for fresh produce at the Headhouse Shambles. The Food Trust’s weekly market has more than 25 farmers and producers. Grab some grub from one of the visiting food trucks or great local restaurants nearby.