The Fantasticks

Eagle Theatre

Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 10, 2017

Loosely based on the play The Romancers (Les Romanesques) by Edmond Rostand, the musical follows two neighboring fathers who trick their children, Luisa and Matt, into falling in love by pretending to feud.

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The National Dog Show hosted by The Kennel Club of Philadelphia

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center

Nov 18, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The show features: 2,000 agility, therapy and rescue dogs from 200+ breeds, all vying for “Best In Show” in this day-long competition that is part of the century-old Philadelphia tradition. Saturday’s show is the “National Dog Show Presented by Purina” aired nationally and on NBC10 Thanksgiving Day from 12noon-2pm.

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Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor

The Franklin Institute

Nov 18, 2017 - Mar 4, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Take a journey inside one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in history. Silent, steadfast and secret, more than 8,000 terracotta figures stood guard over the tomb of China’s first emperor for over 2,000 years before being discovered in 1974. Now, these warriors come to museum in an exhibit that explores the story, culture, craft and science of the statues....

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Annual Artisans Show

Center for the Creative Arts

Nov 18, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

More than 40 artists sell handmade fine art and crafts including collage, photography, painting, jewelry, ceramics, soaps and ornaments. Refreshments will be offered including a lunch menu and a visit from “I Don’t Give a Fork” food truck on Sunday. A table with donated arts & crafts will help raise money for improvements at the center.

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Marcel Duchamp and the Fountain Scandal

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 3, 2017

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Celebrate the centennial of the provocative and influential work that changed the course of modern art. Learn the story of Fountain, with period photographs, and publications of the artist’s readymades from the unlimited Duchamp collection.

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Philadelphia Assembled

Philadelphia Musem of Art, Perelman Building

Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 10, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The first exhibition of its kind at the museum joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the project explores Philadelphia’s changing landscape and tells a story of radical community building and active resistance. Challenging, inspiring, and as expansive as the city,

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Fathers Supporting Fathers

Elizabeth Murphy School

Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017

This event occurs monthly, on the third Saturday of August, September, October, November and December.

Program designed to give fathers of all ages a group to find and give support with like-minded men who share the same desire to be the best father they can be and have a willingness to learn different parenting techniques and styles

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Holiday Tours

Historic Houses of Odessa

Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Celebrate this unique tradition as it recreates its first 1987 exhibit A Visit From St. Nicholas, also known as ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas. This famous poem, attributed to Clement Clark Moore and published in 1822, will be presented through holiday vignettes recreated throughout the 248-year-old National Historic Register Wilson-Warner House. All of the Historic Odessa...

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Patriots and Pirates

Independence Seaport Museum

Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 31, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Discover Philadelphia's connection to the founding of the U.S. Navy. The new, permanent exhibit features curated objects never, or rarely, seen by the public, highlighting the little-told story of America’s conflict with pirates. Climb aboard Schooner Diligence and test a variety of interactives that demonstrate how to build or sail a ship at sea.

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A Peek at the Past, A Look Toward the Future

The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Nov 18, 2017 - Oct 4, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Long before the Benjamin Franklin Parkway was built, the museum was drawing tourists to the site with the first dinosaur skeleton ever displayed. As Philadelphia celebrates the centennial of its version of the Champs-Élysées, the venue an intimate exhibit that illustrates a century of progress at the parkway’s first cultural institution and offers a glimpse of its...

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