Posts from December 2013



Picks for December (Part 3): Christmas Village

LOVE Park is known for a lot of things, but lately it”s been the home to the Christmas Village in Philadelphia. The German Christmas Market opened up at the end of November, and will remain open through the holidays until January 1st at 5:00pm. German Christmas Markets boast hand-crafted gifts and ornaments as well as […]

By: Mark Simmons
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Picks for December (part 2): YACHT 12/13

Electro-pop-dance-punk-or-whatever west coast band YACHT comes to Philly for the third time in two years, this time to one of our favorite venues: Underground Arts. Even though their last studio album came out in 2011, they”ve been releasing singles and performing all over for the past two years. Their songs are occasionally apocalyptic (language warning, as […]

By: Mark Simmons
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Picks For December (part 1): Fringe Arts

The holiday season is here and there is so much to do in Philadelphia. Here is our list of things to check out in December. 1. Twelfth Night, or What You Will by the Pig Iron Theater Company     Fringe Arts won us over last month, hosting the one-man show ”17 Border Crossings” about the experiences […]

By: Mark Simmons
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