Wednesday, February 27, 2013
A quick guide to Friday's festivities.
Manayunk will celebrate First Friday on March 1. Here a quick rundown of the night's festivities from Manayunk.com. SHOP Pompanoosuc Mills Enjoy a beverage and a bite to eat while perusing their deeply discounted home accents this Friday night. TAG Denim TAG is offering 30% off all men's and women's full priced denim. Latitudes & Longitudes Bling up the first Friday of the month with 15% off all jewelry at Latitudes and Longitudes. Sweet Elizabeth's Cakes Sweet Elizabeth's will be offering cocktails, sweet samples, and food trivia all night this Friday! Sweet goodies and cocktails, what could be better than that? Starshine Salon The salon is offering refreshments and $5 off blowouts. Anyone one who stops by, even just to visit, can…
Friday, February 1, 2013
A list of deals and events for Manayunk's First Friday.
First Friday is back in Manayunk, and several shops, restaurants and businesses are offering deals to those who come out and celebrate the first Friday of February. The following information comes from the Manayunk Development Corporation. Sign up for their newsletter here.
Friday, January 4, 2013
Take in the initial First Friday of 2013.
Manayunk continues its First Friday festivities with its first, First Friday of 2013 Jan. 4. The monthly arts and business event has a Facebook page with all the details, which people can check out here. Here are five specific events or give-aways that Patch thought noteworthy. The Wall Cycling Studio—Free class starting at 6 p.m. Facebook. The Attic—All store items are marked 10 percent off. Facebook. The Spiral Bookcase—Abstract painter Nicole Cournoyer kicks off her month-long exhibition. Facebook. Starshine Salon—For new clients, $5 blowouts from 2-6 p.m., then, $10 blowouts from 6-9 p.m. for anyone. Facebook. Manayunk Brewery—Free Pizza bar from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Facebook.
Friday, November 2, 2012
Check out these events in from Northwest Philadelphia to the Main Line and beyond this weekend.
Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top regional events for this weekend. 1. Cavalcade of Bands Competition 2. Clover Market 3. Harvest Kitchen Tour 4. St. Gregory's Annual Armenian Food Festival 5. First Fridays in the Patch Region
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Manayunk park hosts First Friday event starting at 6 p.m.
The Friends of Pretzel Park close their First Friday summer concert series with one fall jam Oct. 5 in Manayunk. Live to the Pretzel Park stage week are two local bands—Harper and Zorro Gato. The free concert starts at 6 p.m. and goes along with the First Friday events happening on Main Street below. According to the Pretzel Park website, Harper is a four-piece blues rock band and Zorro Gato performs "a funky brand of blues-rock that is not afraid to explore new territories." Check out the Zorro Gato cover of The Cure and (more recently) 311 hit, "Love Song." And be sure to mark your calendars for the Oct. 27 Pretzel Park Fall Festival. Find out more concert information at the park's website here.
Friday, August 3, 2012
The options are endless for August 3, but here are a few that won't disappoint.
August’s First Friday in Manayunk is here, and there is enough music, art and drinks to go around. Take advantage of specials and cool featured artists open to the public on Main Street and beyond. Here we have compiled five events worth checking out. Know of an event not listed, but worth visiting? Add it in the comment section below. Also feel free to visit First Friday’s Facebook page. 1. Today’s featured business story, Latitudes and Longitudes, hosts local artist—Jonah Isserman and his unique whimsical illustrations will be in the house. Wine and cheese will be for the taking and a guest photographer will be present until 9 p.m. Facebook. 2. Music, wine and pizza at Manayunk Greenworks—You can’t go wrong with free wine, pizza and …
Friday, July 6, 2012
Among the many options, here are some events for July 6.
Manayunk First Fridays leads us into the weekend July 6, and there are several food, arts, music and other attractions to take in. Below are five such events, on or off of Main Street. Feel free to add more in the comments sections or check out First Friday's Facebook page. 1. Gallery opening at The Spiral Bookcase—Local children's author/illustrator Brian Biggs debuts a month-long display at the Cotton Street bookstore. Books and art are available for purchase. Website. Blog post. 2. Music, Pizza and Wine at Manayunk Greenworks—Danny Newport, aka The ShowPony, will play outside the Main Street shop Friday night. The music is complimented by wine from Brickhouse Bar and pizza from Caputo's Pizzeria. Website 3. Local jewelry artist "…
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Monthly Manayunk arts event premiers May 4.
With the intention of further linking Main Street with Pretzel Park, a new concert series launches at Manayunk's First Friday. The Friends of Pretzel Park invite neighbors to bring their lawn chairs to the Manayunk park Friday from 6 to 8 p.m., as the first event of a monthly summer concert series debuts. Musician James Klueh will take the stage at the free show, performing with Chrissie Loftus. The singer/songwriter recently released "Soulicana Express." Visit his website for more info. The event kicks off the first of several concerts through the summer month as part of First Friday. Check out these other First Friday events happening on or around Main Street May 4. The Wall—Indoor Cycling Studio 100 Levering St. The new athletic …
Friday, February 3, 2012
The month opens with several events in the Main Street area.
Luckily, the weather has held out and Feb. 3 should be a great evening for First Friday in Manayunk. The National Weather Service calls for partly cloudy skies with little chance of rain. It may get chilly, but temperatures should be around 40 degrees at 8 p.m. with minimal wind. Several businesses will open up their doors for art galleries, live music, beer tastings and other specials, according to the Manayunk.com. Most deals are from 6 to 9 p.m., unless otherwise noted. On deck for Friday will be: Also on tap are prixe fixe menus at Manayunk Brewery, Gemelli, Cactus Cantina and others. Visit Manayunk.com for more info.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Check out these local First Friday events.
Nothing can take a person away from the stress of routine quite like some good food, good music or good art. And what better way to kick off the end of the work week than with the citywide celebration of First Friday? While it may still be a little too chilly to make it down to Old City this week, don't fret, because in a few days’ time your nearby neighborhoods will open their doors to you for some First Friday festivities of their own. 1. White Stone Gallery Address: 4219 Main Street Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Event: Though White Stone Gallery saves its bigger gallery events for Second Fridays, on March 4 it will be premiering its Fine Arts & Faith Exhibit with an annual national selection of works in celebration of the Easter season that…