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

February 16, 2018

Fitness

Grab your runner friends to tackle a 200-mile relay race this summer

The Ragnar Relay Pennsylvania is a 200-mile relay race that starts in Lancaster and ends in the Poconos. To participate, gather a team of 12 together. Each team member will run anywhere from 12 to 25 miles total, by participating in three sections of the course. The relay will take place over two days and one night this June.

February 16, 2018

Performances

After nearly 20 years, Smashing Pumpkins going on tour

The Smashing Pumpkins have announced they are going on tour this summer. Three-fourths of the original lineup will reunite to bring their brand of alternative rock to cities across the county. It will be Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin and James Iha's first tour together in nearly 20 years. D'Arcy Wretzky, the band's original bassist, will not be joining them.

February 16, 2018

Cats

Cat café opens in South Jersey

A new cat café, PURRsonal Space, has recently opened in South Jersey. Visitors can sip on a warm drink and enjoy the free Wi-Fi, while adoptable cats roam through the lounge space in Palmyra.

February 16, 2018

Food & Drink

End your Winter Olympics binge-watching with an Aprés Ski Party

Hard to believe, but it's almost time for the closing ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games. a.bar in Center City is already planning a party, for Philadelphians who want to celebrate team USA. From 6 to 10 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 25, a.bar will throw an Aprés Ski Party.

February 15, 2018

Fitness

The Lucky Run in New Jersey includes bagpipes, Guinness

The next upcoming holiday is Saint Patrick's Day in March. In Sewell, New Jersey, runners can celebrate the holiday by participating in The Lucky Run, a scenic race through a neighborhood park. The race will take place the weekend before the holiday, on Sunday, March 11. Registration ($40 per person) is currently open.

February 15, 2018

Food & Drink

Dine out in King of Prussia and portion of proceeds will go to CHOP

King of Prussia's dineKOP Restaurant Week will return in March. More than 25 restaurants in the King of Prussia Mall area are participating this year, offering multi-course lunches and dinners for $40 or less. Mistral, Fogo de Chao, Founding Farmers, True Food Kitchen, Yard House, Seasons 52 and Sullivan's Steakhouse are a few of the participants.

February 14, 2018

Food & Drink

You can now buy Cheetos-flavored ice cream in Philly

Big Gay Ice Cream will serve Cheetos-flavored ice cream for a limited time.

February 14, 2018

Fitness

Registration open for 2018 Run for Clean Air

Since 1981, the Clean Air Council has held the Run for Clean Air in Philadelphia to celebrate Earth Day in April. Currently, online registration is open for the 10K run, 5K run, 3K walk and Kids Fun Run. There will also be day-of registration.

February 14, 2018

Festivals

Dave Chappelle hosting this year's Roots Picnic

Information on the 2018 Roots Picnic has been announced. This year, the host for the summer music festival will be comedian Dave Chappelle.

February 13, 2018

Science

Winner of adult science fair gets one year unlimited supply of PBR

Pabst Blue Ribbon and North Bowl in Philadelphia are hosting an adult science fair, asking mad scientists and zany innovators to create projects related to the theme "partying." A panel of "Science and Party Experts" will choose 15 experiments or investigations to showcase at North Bowl in April.

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