Worth The Trip
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Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 1:24 PM
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By Allison Ector

Strut Your Mutt

Strut Your Mutt

Philly’s going to the dogs this fall, helping PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society) save homeless, abandoned and unwanted animals! Read »

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 10:25 PM
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By Allison Ector

Philly Beer Garden Happy Hour Series

Philly Beer Garden Happy Hour Series

Don’t miss your last chance to enjoy the brew-haha! Read »

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 at 11:40 AM
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By Allison Ector

VegFest Street and Food Festival

VegFest Street and Food Festival

Step away from the beer, burgers, ribs and sausages, folks. Take a deep breath, channel your inner yogi and feed your soul at VegFest, the vegan and sustainable lifestyle festival! Read »

Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 at 1:15 PM
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By Allison Ector

East Coast Lighthouse Inns

East Coast Lighthouse Inns

For the ultimate waterside adventure, consider a romantic or family getaway to one of these northeast lighthouse inns. Read »

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 at 11:33 AM
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By Allison Ector

Chaddsford Winery: Labor Day Festival

Chaddsford Winery: Labor Day Festival

There's no reason for sour grapes if you don't have getaway plans for Labor Day weekend. Head out to Chadds Ford to sip away the last days of summer in style! Read »

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 5:04 PM
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By Allison Ector

Dîner en Sweatpants

Dîner en Sweatpants

Pack up a mish-mosh of nosh, grab your favorite blanket and head on over to Clark Park for a mass picnic event! Read »

Friday, Aug 15, 2014 at 10:43 AM
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By Allison Ector

National Veterans Wheelchair Games

National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Catch all the excitement and get inspired by the amazing athletes rolling into Philly for the 34th National Veterans Wheelchair Games. Read »

Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 at 5:30 PM
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By Allison Ector

Shark Week Comes to Life

Shark Week Comes to Life

Fishing for a splashy family adventure? Come face-to-face with the largest collection of sharks on the East Coast, just outside of Philadelphia! Read »

Friday, Aug 15, 2014 at 2:56 AM
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By Allison Ector

Sail Away to Newport

Sail Away to Newport

Once a summer playground reserved for wealthy American socialites, the Newport of today is a wonderful destination for everyone. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 6:33 PM
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By Allison Ector

Art Blooms on the Delaware Riverfront

Art Blooms on the Delaware Riverfront

A Delaware tradition for more than half a century returns to the riverbank at Brandywine Park in September! Read »

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 at 11:33 AM
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By Allison Ector

Camden Children’s Garden

Camden Children’s Garden

Just over the Delaware River from Philly, you’ll find an imaginative, horticultural playground for the inner child and gardener in all of us! Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 12:08 PM
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By Allison Ector

Saddle Up for Cowtown Rodeo

Saddle Up for Cowtown Rodeo

Looking for something to do at the "spur" of the moment? Throw on your boots, wrastle up the family and mosey on down to Salem County, NJ for a wild west experience! Read »

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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By Allison Ector

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

Explore one of the largest grass roots maritime museums in the United States at the Tuckerton Seaport, a fascinating, working maritime village located along the Tuckerton Creek in Ocean County, New Jersey. Read »

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 10:53 PM
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By Allison Ector

Down on the Farm

Down on the Farm

Looking for a unique getaway that's close to home? Consider an overnight or weekend stay at a working farm in Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Read »

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 10:54 PM
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By Allison Ector

XPoNential Music Festival

XPoNential Music Festival

Ready to get your summer music festival fix? The mother of all Philly music festivals is all set to make a splash on the waterfront this weekend! Read »

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