Summer

Events

Summerfest

How to spend Labor Day weekend 2016 in Philly

Ice Cream

Weckerly's sandwiches

Ice cream pop-up coming to Barnes Foundation for limited time

Events

Schmidt's Commons

End-of-summer cookout coming to Northern Liberties

Music

LiveNation_AC1

Could entertainment save Atlantic City? Live Nation is betting on it

Travel

081516_GodsSquareMile

Religious tent town at Jersey Shore charges $6,000 for utopian summer

Education

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Philadelphia summer school program plagued by poor attendance

Food

s'mores

Make s'mores around a summer campfire in Manayunk

Restaurants

Watermelon Drinks

South Philly restaurant to throw Watermelon Fest

Katie's Baby

072516_katie_KG

An expecting mother and the Zika virus

Mosquitoes

In New Jersey, 12 new cases of Zika, one case of West Nile virus in two-week span

7-Eleven

7 Eleven

It's 7-Eleven's free Slurpee day!

Food & Drink

Clam Bake with seafood

Blue Bell's Normandy Farm to host all-you-can-eat summer clam bake

Wineries

frozen drinks

Spiked slushies are now a thing at Chaddsford Winery

Events

Multicultural Series: Mexican Independence Day Festival

PECO Multicultural Series returns to Penn's Landing

Events

La Peg outside

La Peg to kick off summer movie nights under the Ben Franklin Bridge

Lifestyle

Meghan_Kelly_01

Top five Summer hair hacks

Katie's Baby

Katie_Gagnon_09

Katie’s Baby: Not your grandmother’s bathing suit

Jobs

060716_Bellhops

Need a summer job? Bellhops hiring 100 movers for Philly's peak season

Transportation

JetBlue 'Retreat Yourself' sale with flights as low as $49 ends today

Zika Virus

Mosquito Repellant

Consumer Reports Ratings: Best mosquito repellants to protect against Zika virus

Events

Ocean City Surfing: An Exhbit

New exhibit in Ocean City looks back on early days of East Coast surfing

Music

Swanning

Summer Mixtape 2016

Events

Rosemary Fiki

Roxborough Solstice Music Festival returns for third year

Zika Virus

Four natural methods to help avoid mosquito exposure

Travel

Avalon

2016 Jersey Shore beach guide: Avalon

Events

Garden Railway Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum's Garden Railway to open for the season Memorial Day weekend

Coffee

Iced coffee

New Coffee and Tea Festival celebrates iced drinks

Music

Tim McGraw

Tim McGraw to perform on Wildwood beach on July 4

Events

American

How to spend Memorial Day weekend in Philly

Events

Slide the City

A giant water slide is coming to Philly this summer

Events

SSHP floating barges and bridge

What to expect at the Delaware River Waterfront this year

Obituaries

Mister Softee truck

Philadelphia native and creator of beloved Mister Softee ice cream truck jingle has died

Food & Drink

Dining under the stars

Enjoy al fresco dining in Media all summer

Food

Family Spruce Street Harbor Park

Spruce Street Harbor Park adds new food and drinks for 2016

Events

Spruce street harbor park

Spruce Street Harbor Park to open early for summer 2016

Music

Atlantic City Beach Concert

Live Nation signs deal to continue Atlantic City beach concerts

Ice Cream

Ice Cream Jersey Shore

Scientists develop ice cream that melts significantly slower

Weather

060515_sunny

Weekend weather: Philadelphia, Jersey Shore, Rehoboth Beach

Bookstores

Beach Reading

Six independent book shops to snag a summer beach read