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

July 9, 2020

Entertainment

Parking Lot Social, a drive-in experience, coming to Philly's Navy Yard

The Parking Lot Social is a full drive-in experience with movies, comedy, trivia, "car-a-oke," bingo and more. The event will take place at the Navy Yard from Wednesday, July 22, through Sunday, July 26. Tickets can be purchased online.

July 8, 2020

Food & Drink

Parks on Tap announces second fixed location for the summer

Parks on Tap is back for the summer, although the beer garden will not travel to different parks this season. There's a Parks on Tap near the Fairmount Park Horticultural Center and a second Parks on Tap location is opening Friday, July 10, by the Water Works. It's located behind the Philadelphia Museum of Art and offers views of the Schuylkill River and Boathouse Row.

July 8, 2020

Food & Drink

Juno is new, open-air Mexican restaurant in Philly's Spring Arts District

The team behind Morgan's Pier and Harper's Garden are opening an outdoor Mexican restaurant on Friday, July 10, at 1033 Spring Garden Street, in the former location of Llama Tooth across from Union Transfer. Juno is an open-air concept from FCM Hospitality and owner Avram Hornik. It's filled with greenery, string lights and bright colors. Check out photos of the Spring Arts District space.

July 7, 2020

Food & Drink

Thirsty Dice Scoop Shop opens on Fairmount Avenue

The Thirsty Dice Scoop Shop is now open at the Fairmount cafe, offering customers Bassetts ice cream Tuesday through Sunday. Customers can order ice cream scoops, pints and quarts, as well as milkshakes. There are also boozy shakes for adults.

July 7, 2020

Food & Drink

PHS Pop Up Garden at South Street returns for sixth season

The PHS Pop Up Garden at South Street is back for its sixth season. It's open from 5 to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from noon to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The garden is located at 1438 South St.

July 3, 2020

Food & Drink

Postponed: Northern Liberties to close 2nd Street for expanded outdoor dining

Easy StrEats will not take place on Saturday, July 11, as previously scheduled. The event, which would have expanded outdoor dining onto 2nd Street, is postponed.

July 3, 2020

Food & Drink

Salty’s Seafood & Ice Cream Shack opens for the summer on 13th Street

Safran Turney Hospitality opened pop-up restaurant Salty’s Seafood & Ice Cream Shack operating out of Jamonera, Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran's Spanish wine bar on 13th Street. On the menu are lobster rolls, ice cream sandwiches and margarita ice pops. Check out the full menu.

July 3, 2020

Family-Friendly

Franklin Square reopening for the summer season

Franklin Square is ready to welcome back visitors. The park will reopen to the public on Monday, July 6, after being temporarily closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Guests will be required to wear masks while riding the carousel and playing mini-golf.

July 2, 2020

Food & Drink

Devil's Den creates cocktail to raise funds for LGBTQ+ nonprofit

Devil's Den is raising funds for the LGBTQ+ community through the month of July. The bar is selling the Star Fruit Sparkler, a cocktail made with mango puree, lychee syrup, Absolut Juice Apple, Absolut Citron Vodka, Champagne and a citrus garnish, with all proceeds going to the Starfruit Project.

July 1, 2020

Arts & Culture

Philly museums announce reopening plans with health, safety protocols

Philadelphia museums are preparing to open their doors again, after months of being closed due to COVID-19. The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, the Barnes Foundation, Eastern State Penitentiary, the Franklin Institute, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Rodin Museum have jointly announced plans to reopen with new health and safety protocols for staff and visitors.

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