Things To Do
When we say there is something for everyone here, we really mean it.
Each neighborhood has its own vibe; there are museums galore, covering multiple cultures and oddities you would never think could exist in such mass quantities. The music scene is always hoppin’; everyone wants to play here. Sports? Well, our teams are some of the most talked about…for a variety of reasons. And the food. You’ll never eat as good as when you’re in Philly—Mexican, Indian, Italian, Chinese, plus local favorites such as cheesesteaks, water ice and pretzels.
Use your time here to explore and experience everything you can. Trust us—at the end of four years, you’ll want more time.
A few of our favorite things to do:
Thanks to our friends at Center City District Sips, Happy Hour has a brand new meaning: $5 cocktails, $4 wines, $3 beer and half-priced appetizers. Over 90 bars and restaurants in the Center City District are participating in the goodness—so here’s another quick “thank you” to Sips for helping us float our college budgets. From […]
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P.M. at Penn Museum–Summer Nights Concert Series is returning for its sixth year of good ole #PhillyPhun. Summer Nights provides families and friends with laid-back, outdoor tunes to break up the workweek, and offers complete access to both the Penn Museum and the Museum Shop, all hosted in University City—let’s hope those summer nights don’t […]