Sinead Cummings

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Sinead is the Events Listing Producer for PhillyVoice.com. A graduate of Temple University, she has always had a passion for finding unique and local events. While she is originally from Roxborough, she can be found in any corner of the city exploring and often carrying a book. Follow her on twitter @sineadpatrice.

sinead@phillyvoice.com

January 18, 2017

Fitness

Resolution Rx returns with $5 classes benefiting the homeless

Once again, Hotel Monaco will transform into a fitness studio for a day. The annual event Resolution Rx returns on Jan. 29, beginning at 10 a.m. The deal is the same as last year. Classes are $5 each, with proceeds benefiting local nonprofit Back on My Feet. Choose to attend yoga, barre, Zumba or high intensity interval training classes, led by instructors from local studios.

January 18, 2017

Food & Drink

A New Jersey food truck opens restaurant in King of Prussia Mall

The Taco Truck is officially open at King of Prussia Mall. On Jan. 17, the fast-casual restaurant opened for business in the new Savor speciality food hall. As the name suggests, The Taco Truck began as a mobil food vendor. In 2009, founders Jason Scott and Chris Viola, inspired by their travels to Mexico, opened a gourmet food truck in New Jersey selling authentic fare.

January 18, 2017

Food & Drink

Attend a free wine and cheese party in Center City

On a budget? No need to give up the finer things in life. We know how you can still enjoy fancy wines and cheeses. The Market and Shops at the Comcast Center will host a free wine tasting on Jan. 31, from 5-7 p.m.

January 17, 2017

Fitness

Yogis invited to meditate, shop, work out at daylong festival

Namas Day 2017 will provide a full day of yoga and wellness classes to Philadelphians. Plus, there will be a marketplace full of related products from more than 30 exhibitors. Wellness professionals will also offer a variety of services from massage to acupuncture, which is new to the festival.

January 17, 2017

Food & Drink

Chinatown bar to host Chinese New Year celebration

Bar-Ly in Chinatown will host a special happy hour on Jan. 27, the day before the Chinese New Year. Those who stay to welcome in the Year of the Rooster will be treated to a traditional lion dance in the bar and fireworks outside, beginning at 11:30 p.m.

January 17, 2017

Fitness

Get a free workout for the price of a handshake

This week, Jan. 17-20, Philadelphians can get a one-on-one training session for free. The workouts are courtesy of Reebok's new campaign "HANDS," promoting "physically and socially connecting humans to one another through fitness." Participants "pay" for the workout with a simple handshake.

January 17, 2017

Classes

Get crafty this January with these four classes

This January, try something new. Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs have tons of arts & crafts class options, where participants can learn a new skill and go home with something handmade. Below is a roundup of classes to try this month. One is for children, while the rest are for adults.

January 16, 2017

Arts & Culture

12-hour dance party set to benefit FringeArts

Registration for FringeA-Thon is currently open. The 12-hour dance party raises funds to benefits the arts, specifically FringeArts. "It’s like a marathon, only fun,” FringeArts president and producing director Nick Stuccio jokes.

January 16, 2017

Food & Drink

Winterfest Brewfest returns to Blue Cross RiverRink

On Saturday, Jan. 21 and Sunday, Jan 22 Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest will host its third annual Winterfest Brewfest. Local breweries will bring craft beers for attendees to sample. Enjoy four complimentary 4-ounce samples.

January 16, 2017

Performances

Philly POPS to honor 50th anniversary of The Beatles' album 'Sgt. Pepper'

In honor of the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ record “Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," the Philly POPS will perform the album on Feb. 3-5 at the Kimmel Center. Attendees can expect to hear songs from the album and other Beatles hits

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