Baltimore is the heart of African American culture and heritage, with a wealth of organizations honoring our unique cultural legacy year-round and especially this February for Black History Month. Walk in the footsteps of some of history’s most influential African Americans who called Baltimore home, such as Billie Holiday, Frederick Douglass and Eubie Blake. Bring the, Read More

PHILADELPHIA, February 1, 2018 – When it comes to visiting Philadelphia, some of the best things to see and do are free, or close to it. For families and budget-conscious travelers eager to explore the region, that’s great news. Check out the city’s many low-cost or no-cost attractions, including historic Independence Hall,student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music and, Read More

NEW YORK:A local Manhattan pub will be holding a Rocky Balboa look-alike contest in honor of the Philadelphia Eagles playing in the Super Bowl. The event will take place on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 12 p.m. at Jack Demsey’s Pub, 36 West 33rd Street in Manhattan. There will be free Philly Cheese Steak sandwiches for all contestants., Read More

As the name implies, Time Restaurant, Whiskey Bar and Taproom offers three concepts at one address. Located on Sansom Street just off of Broad Street, the dining room features live music, while upstairs DJs spin old and new favorites at the Parisian-style club on Fridays and Saturdays. The Whiskey Lounge offers a comfortable setting, Read More

January 8, 2018. Bronx, NY—The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) announces its major 2018 exhibition, Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai‘i, focusing on the iconic artist’s immersion in the Hawaiian Islands in 1939. Running from May 19 to October 28, 2018, the exhibition will feature a lush flower show in NYBG’s Enid A. Haupt Conservatory that, Read More

PHILADELPHIA, January 4, 2018 – Year after year, Philadelphia’s roster of annual events provides irresistible reasons for visitors to come to—and to fall in love with—Philadelphia. That a city so rich in history continues to both celebrate and improve on its legacy is a testament to Philly pride and invention. The 2018 calendar starts with the, Read More

In Alexandria, the most wonderful time of the year brings out the best of our city’s historic streets—store windows sparkle with festive displays, Old Town homes boast seasonal greenery and Santa Claus joins dozens of Scottish clans dressed in colorful tartans for the 47th Annual Campagna Center Scottish Christmas Walk Parade. Learn More Scottish, Read More

PHILADELPHIA, November 7, 2017 – Just as U.S. history is African-American history, Philadelphia history is African-American history. The nation’s birthplace and first World Heritage City is home to the founding church of the African Methodist Episcopal denomination (201-year-old Mother Bethel A.M.E.), the country’s first major museum devoted to black American history (African American Museum in Philadelphia) and, Read More

PHILADELPHIA, November 6, 2017 – New Year’s Day is about celebrating, and there’s no better place to fete 2018 than at Philadelphia’s Mummers Parade, a tradition dating back to 1901 in which 10,000 men, women and children dressed in colorfully lavish costumes twirl, sashay, pirouette and strut down one of the city’s main streets. A carnival-like atmosphere welcomes, Read More

NEW YORK, NY– October 25, 2017 – NBCUniversal International Studios announced Downton Abbey: The Exhibition will make its US debut in New York City on Saturday November 18. The first-ever fully immersive experience set inside the world of Carnival Films’ multi award-winning global television phenomenon, Downton Abbey: The Exhibition will connect fans with their favorite, Read More