Sinead Cummings

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Sinead is the Events Producer and Social Coordinator 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

May 11, 2021

Food & Drink

Laser Wolf named one of the best new restaurants in the world by Condé Nast Traveler

Condé Nast Traveler has revealed its 25th edition of the Hot List, which includes the magazine's picks for the best new restaurants in the world. Philadelphia's Laser Wolf, a skewer house concept from Michael Solomonov in Kensington, made the 2021 list. On the "Best New Restaurants in the World" list, Condé Nast Traveler highlighted restaurants that managed to open their doors amid the pandemic, and those that reinvented themselves and adapted their businesses in creative ways.

May 11, 2021

Fitness

Philadelphia Marathon to return in 2021 with 50% reduction in runners

The Philadelphia Marathon was canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19, but is gearing up for a return this fall. The City of Philadelphia has shared that a preliminary date for race weekend has been set for Nov. 19-21. There will be a 50% reduction in runners this year for each of the four races. Registration will open to runners online on Thursday, May 13, beginning at 2 p.m.

May 11, 2021

Weddings

Your wedding can include both the Rodin and Barnes, thanks to new partnership

Couples looking to say "I do!" in spring 2021 or spring 2022 now have a new venue option thanks to a partnership between Constellation Culinary Group, the Rodin Museum and the Barnes Foundation. The two cultural institutions offer a unique wedding package, where couples can have a garden ceremony at the Rodin and then proceed to the Barnes' covered West Terrace for an outdoor reception. Both museums are located on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philly.

May 10, 2021

Food & Drink

Christopher Kearse to serve French-Japanese fusion during one-night-only kitchen takeover

Community, the Point Breeze restaurant, is collaborating with chef Christopher Kearse of French restaurant Forsythia in Old City. On Wednesday, May 12, Kearse will take over the kitchen to serve French-Japanese fusion.

May 10, 2021

Food & Drink

Pennsylvania Libations is new merchant at Reading Terminal Market

The Pittsburgh-based wine and spirits shop, Pennsylvania Libations, will open in June inside Reading Terminal. More than 20 distilleries, wineries and cideries from across the state will sell their products through Pennsylvania Libations in the market.

May 7, 2021

Shopping

Farmers market open on Saturdays in Germantown's Market Square

An expanded Germantown farmers market will operate at Market Square on Saturdays through October. The market will be open on Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. Shoppers will find fresh produce, tea, juices, flowers, candles and more at the farmers market.

May 7, 2021

Family-Friendly

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest offers roller skating, Ferris wheel rides

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest is back for 2021 starting May 7. The Delaware River waterfront hangout includes roller skating, carnival games, a Ferris wheel, mini golf and carousel. To skate, you'll need to reserve a timed ticket.

May 7, 2021

Fitness

The Logan Hotel to host puppy yoga benefiting Morris Animal Refuge

The Logan Hotel in Philadelphia is hosting outdoor yoga with puppies from Morris Animal Refuge this May. Each puppy yoga class is $25 and the money goes directly to helping animals at the shelter.

May 6, 2021

Festivals

Pour into Summer Wine Festival to take place in Wildwood

The Pour Into Summer Wine Festival will take place at Byrne Plaza in Wildwood, New Jersey on Saturday, May 22 and Sunday, May 23. Attendees will have the opportunity to try more than 100 wines. Tickets are $25. There will be live music, food trucks and shopping, too.

May 6, 2021

Food & Drink

Find Philly's Parks on Tap at two locations through the summer

Parks on Tap will be at the South to Christian trail end. It can be accessed by the north or south sidewalk of the South Street Bridge to the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk, and is a five-minute walk south from the South Street entrance. Parks on Tap also is returning to one of its most popular past locations. The beer garden will set up outside the Fairmount Water Works, located by the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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