Rittenhouse Row: Events, News, Deals

PHILLY WINE WEEK
Philly Wine Week is almost here. Be sure to visit the following Rittenhouse participants from March 19th to the 26th:
 
24, a.bar, a.kitchen, Bar Volver, Lacroix, Lou Bird’s, Scarpetta, Square 1682, SUGA, The Rittenhouse, Tinto, Twenty Manning Grill, V Street, Vedge, and Vernick Food & Drink.
Click HERE for more information. 
 
RITA’S ITALIAN ICE
Every year Rita’s celebrates the first day of spring by giving away free Italian Ice. That’s right, for over 25 years they’ve treated each and every guest to a free treat. This Rita’s tradition is their way of kicking off the season—and spreading a little happiness. The free ice will be available from noon to 9pm on Monday, March 20th. This will also be your first opportunity to taste their new Peeps flavor.
1511 Spruce Street
 
TOWNHOME
Happy 14th Birthday, TownHome! Celebrate the beginning of their fifteenth year with 15% off in-store jewelry now through March 18th.
1616 Walnut Street
 
DAVIO’S
Join Davio's in celebrating National Ravioli Day on Monday, March 20th. Guests will be treated to a three-course menu featuring delicately stuffed pastas including the handmade Mozzarella en Carozza Ravioli, San Marzano Tomatoes, Prosciutto, Arugula and Blue Crab-Ricotta Ravioli, Asparagus, Sunchoke Chips, Lemon Cream. The specialty three-course menu will be available for $55 per guest during lunch and dinner!
 
For reservations call, 215.563.4810.
111 South 17th Street
 
SOUL CYCLE
Soul Cycle Rittenhouse is officially open. Click HERE to book your bike today!
113 South 16th Street
 
SOUTH MOON UNDER
Give your wardrobe a revamp for spring with 15% off your purchases of $150 or more at South Moon Under.
 
Need to grab some last minute vacation gear? You can still get 15% off swimsuits and cover-ups.
1731 Chestnut Street
 
SCARPETTA
Scarpetta will be collaborating with Di Giovanna Azienda Agricola Biologica & Regal Wine Imports for their first ever-wine dinner on Wednesday, March 29th at 6:30PM. Limited seats will be available. For tickets contact phillyevents@scarpettarestaurants.com.
210 West Rittenhouse Square
 
URBANFRONT PILATES
These March specials at Urbanfront Pilates will keep you on track heading into the warmer seasons:
10 Tower and/or Tower basic Classes and 1 Free Mat Class, $250
10 Total Body Burn Classes and 1 Free Total Body Burn Class, $199
1 Month Unlimited Pilates Mat, $89
Click HERE to book or call 215.564.4419.
1700 Sansom Street, Suite 200

Rittenhouse Row: Events, News, Deals

2017 RITTENHOUSE ROW SPRING FESTIVAL
Save-the-Date: The 2017 Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival will be held on Saturday, May 20th from 12-5PM.
 
KNIT WIT
Knit Wit has lost their lease at their Rittenhouse Row location and will be holding a sale with the entire store offered at 50-75 percent off retail prices. The sale is happening now and will continue until merchandise is depleted.
 
Featured lines on sale include:
Alexander Wang
Alice and Olivia
Autumn Cashmere
Helmut Lang
J Brand
Kamali
Majestic
Michael Stars
Parker
Rag and Bone
Vince
….and more.
 
Rittenhouse Row will keep you posed on their new location.
1729 Chestnut Street
 
BAR VOLVER
In celebration of the 2017 show season, Bar Volver has partnered with the Kimmel Center to create Broadway-themed cocktails, available starting on February 21st.
 
The show schedule and corresponding cocktails are as follows:
 
February 21-26: The Body Guard
Cocktail: Queen of the Night, $15
 
February 28-March 5: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Cocktail: Hair of the Dog (in the Night Time), $12
 
March 22-April 2: The King and I
Cocktail: My Lord and Master, $14
 
April 4-9: Cabaret
Cocktail: Perfectly Marvelous, $12
 
April 18-23: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Cocktail: Exquisite Corpse, $15
 
May 16-21: Dirty Dancing
Cocktail: Baby in a Corner, $12
 
May 30-June 11: Motown the Musical
Cocktail: The Grapevine, $14
 
June 13-18: Fun Home
Cocktail: Maple Avenue, $14
 
July 26-August 27th: Wicked
Cocktail: Good Witch, $12
 
Cocktail: Bad Witch, $15
 
The cocktails will be available at the bar Wednesday through Sunday during the run of each Broadway show. Bar Volver will also feature a limited post-show late night menu every Thursday from 9:30-10:30PM.
 
For more information on the Kimmel Center 2017 Broadway show season visit, kimmelcenter.org.
200 South Broad Street
 
SAXBYS + THRIVE PILATES
Impower + Thrive with Ali Tomlinson, founder of In-Power Performance Coaching and Hally Bayer, Owner of Thrive Pilates, on Saturday, February 25th from 9:30AM-4:00PM at the Saxbys Chestnut Street Headquarters.
 
The two have teamed up with lululemon to create a premier mind and body event for all wellness junkies, athletes, teachers and coaches; creating a space for personal exploration, expression, and connection.
 
Find your inpower and learn to thrive with a pilates, yoga and meditation experience that will inspire you connect to your inner abundance.
 
Get pumped to move, strengthen, stretch, sweat, breathe, expand, jam out, let loose and find the fun in being mind body fit. Plus, food, laughs and goodies provided.
 
All proceeds will go directly to Minding Your Mind a Philadelphia based non-profit working to reduce the stigma and destructive behaviors often associated with mental health issues and illnesses, and promote prevention through education. You can learn more here http://mindingyourmind.org.
 
Register at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2856838.
2300 Chestnut Street
 
THE RITTENHOUSE
Join The Rittenhouse on March 5th, as they open up their wine cellar to host a special wine tasting event in their newly redesigned event space.
 
Meet Beverage Director Hai Tran and his talented group of sommeliers as they pour over 60 carefully-selected wines from the depths their award-winning wine cellar.
Tickets are available here: http://bit.ly/2lS4Uyg
210 West Rittenhouse Square
 
RESCUE SPA
Get the look you love (and a great deal) at Rescue Spa. Makeup artist Veronica Lopez is offering $20 Designer Eyebrow shaping (usually $40) all month long.
1601 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor

Enjoy Caviar & Candlelight on Valentine’s Day with AKA Rittenhouse

Celebrate Valentine's Day with AKA Rittenhouse This Year with the Caviar & Candlelight Package.
 
Caviar & Candlelight Package includes:
o   Overnight Accommodations in a one- or two-bedroom penthouse suite, featuring newly-designed décor from internationally-renowned designer Nicolas Cardone.
o   Artisanal chocolate covered strawberries and sparkling wine in-suite upon arrival.
o   A candlelight, four-course tasting menu served in-suite by the critically-acclaimed a.kitchen, paired with wines specifically selected by AKA’s private sommelier from an award-winning wine list.
o   A bracelet from the new LAGOS Caviar Spark collection: 925 sterling silver and round brilliant cut diamonds with 58 facets and G-H color, SI clarity; (valued at $1300).
o   Breakfast or brunch in a.kitchen the morning following your stay.
Rates range from $2500 - $3400 and can be booked by calling the hotel or going to our website – www.stayaka.com

Rittenhouse Row: Events, News, Deals

RITTENHOUSE ROW
A Code Blue is in effect until Saturday at noon. Please call 215.232.1984 if you see someone who needs shelter.


THE RITTENHOUSE SPA & CLUB
Your snow day just got a whole lot better. Book a last minute facial for today at The Rittenhouse Spa & Club and receive 20% off your services. Call 215.790.2500 and mention “Snow Day” when booking your appointment.
210 West Rittenhouse Square
 
GARCES GROUP
Garces Group has your “Bad Weather Specials” in Rittenhouse.
Enjoy the following, today only:
 
24
$5 Farinata, $5 House Wine by the Glass
2401 Walnut Street
 
TINTO
$5 Tapas All Night at the Bar, $6 Spanish Spiked Cider
114 South 20th Street
 
VILLAGE WHISKEY
$8 “Bartender’s Choice” Boilermaker, Shot and Beer, ½ Priced Bar Snacks All Night
118 South 20th Street
 
VOLVER
$5 Select Drafts
300 South Broad Street
 
ELLELAURI
Warm up with 50% off sweaters at ellelauri.
114 South 19th Street
 
LACROIX AT THE RITTENHOUSE
Cozy up by the fire in the Library Bar or watch the snowflakes fall from Bar 210 today. Library Bar is offering two snow day cocktails: The Drinker’s Drinking Chocolate and Hot Toddy Tea Pot for Two.
 
In Bar 210, guests can bring a friend and enjoy a Hot Toddy Tea Pot for two (Calvados Apple Brandy, Hot Toddy Spiced Cream, Citrus Honey, Earl Grey Tea) for just $20.
210 West Rittenhouse Square
 
SOUL CYCLE RITTENHOUSE
Winter weather got you skipping workouts? Follow the Soul Cycle Facebook page and sign up for email updates to keep you in the loop on their spring opening. http://soul-cycle.com/rittenhouse.
113 South 16th Street
 
SIP N GLO
Glo in the snow!
 
Grab Sip N Glo’s February juice special the, Sweetheart and enjoy delicious cold pressed blood orange, lime, pineapple and red beet, a perfect balance of sweet and tart.
 
If a smoothie is more your style, this month’s Love Potion is made up of cacao, strawberry, maca, cinnamon, cashews, banana and almond milk.
257 South 20th Street
 
DEL FRISCO’S / DAVIO’S / OCEAN PRIME / BUTCHER AND SINGER / THE PRIME RIB / BARCLAY PRIME
It’s going to be a steak and potatoes kind of night. Warm up with a delicious meal at these essential Rittenhouse steakhouses.
http://philly.eater.com/maps/best-philadelphia-steakhouses-steak-grill

There's a new soup in town

ROOSTER SOUP COMPANY

Rooster Soup Company opens next week.

CLICK HERE for the opening date and menu.

1526 Sansom Street


SKIRT

It’s time for a Wardrobe Rewind. Return one item of clothing previously purchased at Skirt to donate to the Our Closet charity organization and receive store credit.

Items:
Dress, $100 Store Credit
Top, $75 Store Credit
Jeans, $50 Store Credit
Shoes, $75 Store Credit
One item per customer for store credit, but shoppers are encouraged to donate as much as they’d like.

212 South 17th Street


ZAMA

On Sunday, February 5th, Zama will open early from 2-7PM for the Super Bowl. They will also be selling sushi trays for takeout for Super Bowl entertaining.

The takeout sushi trays will feature ten maki rolls for $50, or pre-ordered for $45 by calling 215.568.1027, and will also be available with a six-pack of Kirin or Sapporo Light for $15 per six-pack.

The trays will be plated and ready for serving and will feature a variety of rolls including spicy tuna, spicy salmon, eel and avocado and California rolls. Each tray will come with a bag of accouterments including low sodium soy sauce, wasabi, ginger and chopsticks.

128 South 19th Street


LAGOS

This Valentine’s Day, make it personal with exclusive engraving from LAGOS.

Shop their official VDay guide HERE.

1735 Walnut Street


MAC MART

Channel summer with Mac Mart. Today is your last day to get an 8oz bowl of Garlic Butter Lobster Mac for $12.00.

104 South 18th Street


JOAN SHEPP

Don’t miss your chance to score up to 70% off designer clothing with the final markdowns during the annual Joan Shepp Basement Sale, now through January 21st.

1811 Chestnut Street


CAVANAUGH’S RITTENHOUSE

Cav’s is twice as nice! Enjoy not one, but two weekly happy hours at the bar; 7-9PM and late night from 10PM-Midnight.

1823 Sansom Street

Ice Skating returns to Dilworth Park

RITTENHOUSE ROW

Our bowl game is strong. CLICK HERE to get the scoop on where you should be eating lunch in Rittenhouse this year.

 


DILWORTH PARK

The Rothman Rink is accessible for everyone again this season, with sled skating, presented by Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. Adults and children with disabilities can reserve a sled to use during these scheduled sessions. Reservations are required and the next session will be held this Saturday, January 7th from 9:15-10:45AM. For questions bout this program or to reserve a sled, please email sleds@rinkmanagement.com.


BOYDS

The Now or Never Sale is on at Boyds. Shop women, men, shoes and accessories and save up to 50% off on select styles.

1818 Chestnut Street


LOU BIRD’S

Celebrate #GINuary at Lou Bird’s. Every Happy Hour cocktail this month will feature Philadelphia’s own Bluecoat American Dry Gin. This week’s cocktail is the Welcome to 2017, a potent blend of Bluecoat, Lillet, Apricot Cordial and Pisco.

Happy hour is daily, including weekends, from 5-7PM.

500-506 South 20th Street


DI BRUNO BROS.

Founded in 1994 in Philadelphia, with the vision to create the perfect “culinary coffee,” La Colombe Coffee Rosters is an elevated caffeine experience with a strong focus on flavor and quality. Explore their bagged coffee all this month. Get 2 bags of coffee for $25 all through the month of January at Di Bruno Bros.

1730 Chestnut Street


SHAKE SHACK

Starting now through Thursday, April 30th, Shake Shack will be spinning up a new trio of Seasonal Shakes at the Shack; switching it up every few months with three awesome new flavors. The shakes are $5.79 each and the first lineup includes the following flavors:

Mint Cookies & Cream: Mint frozen custard blended with chocolate wafer cookie crumbles and topped with whipped cream.

Salted Vanilla Toffee: Salted vanilla frozen custard blended with toffee and topped with whipped cream.

Mud Pie: Marshmallow frozen custard blended with fudge and coffee, topped with whipped cream and chocolate sprinkles.

The Shack-made Brownie Batter Hot Chocolate is still available for $3.89 through the end of March.

2000 Sansom Street


METROPOLITAN GALLERY 250

Don’t miss “Volto, a love story,” on view at Metropolitan Gallery 250 through Sunday, January 15th. Gallery hours, Saturdays and Sunday, 11-4PM.

For a private viewing, contact mail@metropolitanbakery.com.

250 South 18th Street, Unit 102


THE SPORTING CLUB AT THE BELLEVUE

Get those resolutions in order. For a limited time get 10% off personal training packages of 6 or 12 sessions at The Sporting Club at The Bellevue.

Packages must be purchased between now and January 15th. Visit the front desk or contact Ashley at, 215.985.9165 or anovelli@sportingclubbellevue.com.

224 South Broad Street

Holiday Tree Lighting in Rittenhouse Square

RITTENHOUSE ROW

Save-the-Date for 2016 Rittenhouse Row Holiday Fashion Crawl!

Saturday, December 10th from 12-3PM.

A roving event highlighting the best of holiday fashion and mixology in Rittenhouse.

We bring the holiday spirit and parties in to our stores with simultaneous holiday events; each with a featured cocktail station from one of Rittenhouse Row’s top mixologists.

Free and open to the public!

This year have partnered with PAWS to “Give a Home for the Holidays.” Adoptable dogs and PAWS representatives will be available between the following locations throughout the crawl: Knit Wit, DFTI Boutique, ellelauri + South Moon Under.

Early participants include: Brooks Brothers, DFTI Boutique, ellelauri, Govberg Jewelers, Joan Shepp, Knit Wit, LAGOS, NINObrand, Shop Sixty Five, Skirt, South Moon Under, 24 Wood Fired Fare, Continental Midtown, Crow & the Pitcher, The Ranstead Room, Tinto, Bar Volver, Zama and many, many more.

Look for more details and a full list of participants coming soon…


RITTENHOUSE SQUARE HOLIDAY LIGHTING

The Friends of Rittenhouse Square + Rittenhouse Row invite you to the annual Rittenhouse Square Holiday Lighting on Tuesday, November 29th at 5PM.

Please bring a new, unwrapped toy for the CBS 3 Toy Fest to benefit local charities.

*Rain date is Thursday, December 1st.


SCARPETTA

Center City’s new power lunch is at Scarpetta — launching Monday, November 14th with a dynamic $28 prix fixe menu as well as a la carte offerings, look for this Rittenhouse Row newbie to be a buzz throughout the holiday season and beyond. Reservations are now being accepted via Open Table.  Scarpetta can get you out within an hour — or relax over a leisurely lunch overlooking the Rittenhouse Square. 

210 West Rittenhouse Square


BOYDS

Just in time for your holiday soirees! Enjoy 20% off formalwear at Boyds today through Saturday.

1818 Chestnut Street


THE SHOPS AT LIBERTY PLACE

Get to The Shops at Liberty Pace and see the annual Gingerbread House Display now though November 18th and featuring some of Philadelphia’s most iconic structures and landmarks – old and new – including the Museum of the American Revolution, Betsy Ross House, Woodford Mansion, and City Tavern.  Each organization is partnered with a local pastry chef or bakery; who recreates their building from the simple to the sublime. This is one of the Philadelphia’s sweetest holiday traditions that can’t be missed.

1625 Chestnut Street


DAVIO’S

Celebrate this Thanksgiving holiday at Davio's Philadelphia. On Thursday, November 24th from 12:00pm to 8:00pm, guests are invited to enjoy a special Thanksgiving Day menu prepared by Executive Chef Chris Tavares.

Guests will savor items such as the Oven Roasted Free-Range Organic Turkey, Cranberry Walnut Stuffing and Roasted Butternut Squash. All-American desserts such as Apple and Pumpkin Pie are available for $10 each.

The Davio's Thanksgiving menu is $49.00 per adult and $15.00 per child (12 years & under). A la Carte dinner menu also available. Tax and gratuity are not included.

Reservations are necessary for this event and can be made by calling 215.563.4810.

111 South 17th Street


MAC MART

Bring your favorite Mac Mart Macs home for the holidays! Thanksgiving tray ordering opens today and will end on Monday, November 21st. Orders can be placed at their Rittenhouse location or via e-mail.

All orders will be ready for pick up at the shop between 11:00AM and 7:00PM, between November 21st and November 23rd.

Interested in ordering your tray and can’t get to the shop? Email macmartcart@gmail.com using the subject line, “Holiday Trays.”

104 South 18th Street


THE PRIME RIB

In addition to their regular menu, The Prime Rib will be offering a special Thanksgiving option between 12PM and 8PM.

The Thanksgiving Menu includes:
Butternut Squash Soup, $10.00
Roast Turkey with housemade stuffing, gravy and cranberry, $36.00
Whipped Sweet Potatoes, $9.00
Pumpkin Pie, $10.00
Under 12: Turkey for $19.00

1701 Locust Street

Save the Date for our Fashion Crawl!

RITTENHOUSE ROW

Save-the-Date for 2016 Rittenhouse Row Holiday Fashion Crawl!

Saturday, December 10th from 12-3PM.

A roving event highlighting the best of holiday fashion and mixology in Rittenhouse.

We bring the holiday spirit and parties in to our stores with simultaneous holiday events; each with a featured cocktail station from one of Rittenhouse Row’s top mixologists.

Free and open to the public!

Look for more details and a full list of participants coming soon…


REAL ESTATE REPORT

Garces will open 24 Wood Fired Fare on Tuesday, November 8th.

http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/the-insider/Garces-sets-opening-for-24-Wood-Fired-Fare.html?photo_2


ADOLF BIECKER SPA/SALON

Get fluttery and full eyelashes with Weekend Lashes at Adolf Biecker Spa/Salon. Weekend Lashes are applied one by one to your natural eyelashes using a special adhesive. These individual eyelash extensions last 3-5 days – perfect for special occasions and long weekends away. Weekend Lashes, $35. Make a reservation online at jeanmadeline.com or call, 215.735.6404.

1605 Sansom Street


SHAKE SHACK

Season’s eatings from Shake Shack! Now through the holiday season get your Brownie Batter Hot Chocolate, a blend of bittersweet dark chocolates and rich fudge sauce, topped with whipped cream and chocolate sprinkles.

2000 Sansom Street


KNIT WIT

Be sure to stop by Knit Wit for 50% off some really great buys from your favorite brands and designers.

1729 Chestnut Street


CAVANAUGH’S RITTENHOUSE

It’s time for Cans for Cans at Cavanaugh’s Rittenhouse. All month long bring two cans to the bar to be donated to Philabundance and receive a free PBDR pounder.

1823 Sansom Street


HARP & CROWN

Harp & Crown will now be serving lunch, Monday through Friday, starting at 11:30AM, with final seating at 2:30PM.

http://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/2016/11/01/harp-crown-does-lunch/

1525 Sansom Street


ELLELAURI

Enjoy 20% off designer denim now through November 16th at ellelauri.

114 South 19th Street


SIP N GLO

Flu Fighter is back at Sip N Glo, along with two new specials for November. Chai Spice is a new smoothie featuring Soom Foods Tahini and Happy Harvest is a new juice.

257 South 20th Street


SKIRT

The Skirt Holiday Preview Sale is happening now through November 6th with 20% off everything.

212 South 17th Street


D’ANGELO’S

Job Alert: D’Angelo’s is hiring a line cook and prep person. Applicants should apply in person at the restaurant.

265 South 20th Street

 

Halloween with Rittenhouse Row

SHOP SIXTY FIVE

Ladies (and gents shopping for the fashionable women in their lives) please join us for the grand reopening of Shop Sixty Five, Rittenhouse Row's newest high fashion boutique in their new home at 17th and Sansom!

Friday, October 21st from 5:30-9:00PM.

Guests will enjoy a NAVEDA exclusive trunk show with light bites from Mac Mart + Zama and a DJ and cocktails from Arta Tequila.The first 30 guests to make a purchase that evening will receive a swag bag and a semi-precious handmade bracelet from Jewels by Caryn!

Free + open to the public, RSVPS are recommended to rittenhouserow@glosspr.com.

Shop Sixty Five is located at 128 South 17th Street, between Walnut + Sansom.


RITTENHOUSE ROW

Families are invited to join us for our annual Halloween Trick or Treat on Saturday, October 29th from 10:00-5:00PM. Children are encouraged to wear costumes while trick or treating at member businesses.

A full map of participants will be posted on rittenhouserow.org the week of the event.


TINTO

Garces invites the public to celebrate fall at Tinto with "¡Txotx!" a fall cider and tapas tasting. "¡Txotx!" (pronounced "Choach") is traditionally called out at Sadartodegis, or cider houses, in the Basque country upon the tapping of a fresh barrel of cider. Tinto is bringing the txotx spirit to Philadelphia this Sunday, October 16th with an evening featuring traditional ciders, wines and food from Basque country.

This fun, casual and interactive event will give guests the opportunity to sample a variety of ciders and wines and ask questions at expert-led tasting stations from 3:00-6:00PM. The Tinto chefs will provide cheeses, traditional tapas and whole roasted pigs. Guests can try their hand at “throwing” cider, a style of pouring and aerating the cider to enhance its natural carbonation, with prizes for the top throwers.

$55 per person, including tax and gratuity. Tickets are available HERE

114 South 20th Street


SUGA

Look forward to the winter months a little more, because from now through March you can enjoy 10% off your dinner delivery at SUGA. To order, call 215.717.8969. CLICK HERE for the menu.

1720 Sansom Street


SOUTH MOON UNDER

In partnership with Cotton Incorporated’s Blue Jeans Go Green denim recycling program, South Moon Under has announced a fall denim drive as part of their 12th annual Denim Event. From now through October 24th the boutique will offer 20% off all denim purchases and collect unwanted denim. The Blue Jeans Go Green program is recycled into UltraTouch Denim Insulation through Bonded Logic, and a portion of this insulation is in turn distributed to organizations such as Habitat for Humanity to help communities in need.

Since it’s inception in 2006, the Blue Jeans Go Green denim-recycling program has collected over one million pieces of denim and the insulation has been distributed to help many communities in need. The UltraTouch Denim Insulation is composed of 80 percent recycled cotton fibers, is environmentally safe, has 30% better sound perception, resists mold and mildew, and doesn’t contain volatile chemicals. Approximately 250,000 square feet of insulation are distributed each year, and the Blue Jeans Go Green program has diverted over 600 tons of waste from landfills since its inception.

1731 Chestnut Street


HENRY A. DAVIDSEN

Join Henry A. Davidson — Master Tailors and Image Consultants  — for an exclusive Annual Fall Trunk Show featuring three world-renowned experts in the men’s bespoke clothing industry – ScabalMel Gambert Custom Shirt Makers and Adrian Jules Custom Clothiers. Thursday, October 13th through Saturday, October 15th — offering exclusive opportunities to purchase luxury cloths, fabrics for custom shirts and suits at the most advantageous pricing of the season.

1701 Spruce Street, 2nd Floor


VILLAGE WHISKEY

Enjoy a new lunch special at Village Whiskey, the Shortrib Grilled Cheese and Roasted Butternut Squash Soup for $12.00, Monday through Fridays from 11:30AM until 2:30PM.

118 South 20th Street


OCEAN PRIME

Starting Thursday, October 13, Ocean Prime is offering an exclusive on the freshest Dutch Harbor Red King Crab on the East Coast. Pulled from the oceans off Alaska and brought to the table in less than 24 hours, this is a prime opportunity to taste the most prized species of crab on Earth at their freshest.

124 South 15th Street

What's happening this month on Rittenhouse Row

SHOP SIXTY FIVE

Ladies (and gents shopping for the fashionable women in their lives) please join us for the grand reopening of Shop Sixty Five, Rittenhouse Row's newest high fashion boutique in their new home at 17th and Sansom!
Friday, October 21st from 5:30-9:00PM.
Guests will enjoy a NAVEDA exclusive trunk show and a Diesel trunk show with light bites from Mac Mart + Zama and a DJ and cocktails from Arta Tequila.
The first 30 guests to make a purchase that evening will receive a swag bag and a semi-precious handmade bracelet from Jewels by Caryn!

Shop Sixty Five will also be offering the following to all guests:
Spend $250 and get $50
Spend $500 and get $100
Spend $750 and get $150
Spend $1,000 or more and get $200

Free + open to the public, RSVPS are recommended to rittenhouserow@glosspr.com.

Shop Sixty Five is located at 128 South 17th Street, between Walnut + Sansom.


REAL ESTATE REPORT

Shoo Fry opens today at 132 South 17th Street.

CLICK HERE to read more.


ELLELAURI

Join the ellelauri team for the holidays. The boutique is looking for friendly, fashion forward and experienced part time sales associates. Please submit all resumes to Amanda@ellelauri.com. For Philadelphia and Chestnut Hill locations.

114 South 19th Street


SBRAGA

Sbraga is celebrating five years with a special Throwback menu from October 24th through November 5th. Enjoy favorites from the restaurant’s opening menu at $45 a person, along with a special throwback cocktail and optional wine pairings. Call 215.735.1913 or CLICK HERE to book your reservation today.

440 South Broad Street


THE PRIME RIB

No tricks, just a treat from The Prime Rib this Halloween. On Monday, October 31st they will be offering their signature entrée, a 15oz of Prime Rib for $25. Guests will also enjoy live music from 6:30-10:00PM. Costumes are not required. CLICK HERE to make a reservation.

1701 Locust Street


HOPE CHEST

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Hope Chest, a high-end lingerie boutique, will have a private bra fitting event on Wednesday, October 26th from 12pm - 6pm. A portion of the day’s sales will be donated to Living Beyond Breast Cancer. Hosted by Hope Chest and the East Coast brand ambassador of Simone Perele, the event will feature personal bra fittings and light refreshments. All are welcome and encouraged to join in on the festivities for a great time and a worthy cause.

1937 Chestnut Street


BAR VOLVER

To kick off this season’s Guest Bartending Series, Bar Volver will welcome The Olde Bar’s general manager Chris Mann and bar manager Matthew Polzin on Sunday, October 23rD. They’ll be featuring four of their own cocktails, as they tend the bar together for the first time in years. Open to the public.

300 South Broad Street


EGAN RITTENHOUSE

Egan Rittenhouse will be hosting an Autumnal Wreath Making Workshop on November 13th from 1:00-3:00PM. Spend an afternoon with Floral Director Elise Hanks learning the art of wreath making, inspired by the beauty of the fall season.

Take home your own wreath and enjoy Herbal Hot Toddies by Terra Luna. The workshop is $75 per person and spaces can be reserved by calling, 215.433.1632. The workshop will be limited to 12 guests.

210 West Rittenhouse Square


VILLAGE WHISKEY

Participate in Village Whiskey’s Decision 16 and vote for their November Burger of the Month, now through October 26th!

Cast your vote for the following candidates; all of which are previous Village Whiskey Burgers of the Month:

Jerk BBQ Burger
Jerk BBQ Sauce, Habanero Slaw, Jerk Bacon and Fried Plantain

The Frenchy
Gruyere, Grilled Red Onion, Truffle Aioli, Sauce Au Poivre

Basilica Burger
Porchetta, Tomato Jam, Broccoli Rabe, Sharp Provolone

All voters will be entered to win a dinner for two at the restaurant.

Vote ONLINE by visiting the Village Whiskey Facebook page and selecting the “Polls” tab. The winner will be announced on Tuesday, November 8th.

118 South 20th Street

What's new this fall in Rittenhouse Square

CROW & THE PITCHER
Crown & The Pitcher and the Pennsylvania SPCA have partnered for an adoption event and charity drive today, Thursday, October 13th from 5PM to 9PM, featuring in house adoption paperwork filing, puppy and dog meet and greats, doggy photo and kissing booth, a prize wheel presented by Spotluck and complimentary appetizers and drinks. There will also be raffles a giveaways for guests and an album of adoptable cats and dogs in need of homes.
267 South 19th Street


DIZENGOFF
Dizengoff is hosting a late night pastrami sandwich pop-up on Saturday, Septemeber 17th, 24th and October 1st starting at 10PM. The $12 sandwich will be served tucked into a caraway rye pita and topped with beet-pickled turnips, dill tehina, sumac slaw and fried onions. There will also be a “friesling” available, a frozen Riesling drink spun up in Dizengoff’s lemonnana machine.
1625 Sansom Street


SHOP SIXTY FIVE
Shop Sixty Five has a brand new location on 17th Street! The boutique still has all of your favorite brands, as well as new arrivals!
128 South 17th Street


BAR VOLVER
The fall menu at Bar Volver is here. Guests can enjoy a quick bite or casual dinner right at one of the bar’s comfortable tables. Featuring small plates, dinner entrees and all new cocktails, the Bar Volver menu is designed to get you to the show on time! Open Wednesday through Sunday with Happy Hour on Wednesday from 4:30PM-10:00PM and Thursday to Sunday from 4:30PM to 6:30OM. CLICK HERE for reservations.
The Kimmel Center, 300 South Broad Street


ART BAR
Thirsty Thursday returns to Art Bar located in the Sonesta Philadelphia, from 5-7PM. The happy hour includes a DJ King Leo, special cocktails and complimentary lite bites.
1800 Market Street


JOAN SHEPP
Get ready for fall with Joan Shepp at their Accessories Party on Saturday, September 17th. Featuring Liza of Lizabeth Jewelry, Ori of Daniella Lehavi Handbags and Denise Fike/Granate Couture hand-painted scarves.
1811 Chestnut Street


THE SHOPS AT LIBERTY PLACE
The Watch Co. is having a 15-year anniversary sale through September 25th. All watches are 10-50% off and all watch batteries are buy one get the second at 50% off.
1625 Chestnut Street
 


EGAN RITTENHOUSECheck out the new lifestyle boutique, Egan Rittenhouse in the Rittenhouse Hotel.
210 West Rittenhouse Square


URBANFRONT PILATES
Join Urban Front Pilates and Revivals Boutique for an exclusive luxury re-sale event featuring vintage Haute Couture designers like Chanel, Hermes, Givenchy and other premiere luxury brands. The curated collection will include apparel, handbags and jewelry. The pop up boutique event is being held on Sunday, October 30th from 1-4:30 at Urban Front Pilates studio. For event details or to RSVP please call 610-660-8119 or email Jilliandunn@revivalsboutique.
1700 Sansom Street, 2nd Floor


TOWNHOME
TownHome will host a Jennifer Meyer pop-shop from September 16th through October 1st. A stunning collection selected by the studio exclusively for TownHome, the event will feature more pieces than they’ve ever had.
1616 Walnut Street


OCEAN PRIME
Ocean Prime loves the theater... and most human beings love steak and seafood; thus, Ocean Prime is offering all human beings (with valid theater tickets) who love the theater a complimentary glass of sparkling wine (both before and after show), and a fantastic $49 Pre-Theater special menu.
124 South 15th Street


HENRY A. DAVIDSEN
Cover yourself from head to toe and back again in up to 100 yards of Cloth Dormeuil premium fabrics for 50% off at Henry A. Davidsen. Don’t miss out on this exclusive opportunity for some crisp and cool fall savings!
701 Spruce Street


SQUARE 1692
September… what a beautiful month for wine and cheese… So get outside and enjoy it with Square 1682’s month-long Days of Wine & Cheese special. For just $25, find yourself with a bottle of Rosé and a delicious cheese plate, and live life how it should be lived. Offered from 2:00-7:00pm.
121 South 17th Street


LACROIX
Lacroix executive Chef Jon Cichon will be hosting his second seasonal installment of Aubergine, a pop-up restaurant concept held outdoors in The Rittenhouse's courtyard, on Wednesday, September 21st at 7 pm. For $59 per person, guests will enjoy a variety of super seasonal, vegetable-focused small plates and family-style dishes created by Chef Cichon himself. Aubergine will be providing beer and wine to complement the meal; gratuity and tax will also be included in the fixed price.  This dinner will be one seating only and tickets will be sold in groups of four, as the dinner is designed to be a shared experience. There are six tables of four available and reservations can be made by calling Abbe Stern at 215-790-2525. During the summer this event sold out in a matter of hours. Once all reservations are booked, The Rittenhouse will create a waitlist in case of cancellations.  On Friday, October 7th, Lacroix is also pleased to announce that Dustin Wilson, Master Sommelier and star of the critically acclaimed wine documentary film SOMM, will be their guest sommelier for the evening. He will be pouring wines he selected himself - including a special Syrah from his very own Rhône-inspired Vallin label - to pair with a specialty four-course tasting menu designed by Chef Cichon, just for this event. Guests who dine that night will not only have the chance to learn about Dustin's experience in becoming a Master Sommelier - including running the wine program at one of the world's leading 3-Michelin Starred restaurants Eleven Madison Park -  they will also get to enjoy the four courses and wine pairings for $125, which is discounted 30% from Lacroix's regular four course wine and food experience. There is no need to purchase tickets ahead of time as this menu will be available to all guests that evening but reservations are highly encouraged.
The Rittenhouse Hotel, 210 West Rittenhouse Square

Maison Margiela Shop Is Launching at Joan Shepp

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 16, 2016

Maison Margiela Shop Is Launching at Joan Shepp

 

Philadelphia, PA - On August 24th, 2016, the fashion concept store will officially launch its Maison Margiela shop with an all-day shopping event and cocktail party from 5-8PM.

 

Joan Shepp is never one to be complacent. For 45 years, she has continued to fill her meticulously curated boutique with renowned designers such as Comme Des Garcon and Dries van Noten, and actively works to discover and spotlight lesser known artists for her clients who are always seeking the next thing. She continually brings the quirky, serious, and unexpected not only in fashion trends and concepts, but also in thoughtfully planned collaborations.

 

The event, hosted by Margiela, officially launches the Maison Margiela shop found in-store at Joan Shepp. The installation features a variety of the Margiela’s designs, including pieces from their MM6 and runway line.  Clients will be able to shop women’s outerwear, apparel, bags and shoes. From the mirror heel ankle boot from MM6 to the iconic ‘5ac’ Large Tote, there is a unique find for everyone. The event is open to the press and public, please confirm your attendance by replying to customerservice@joanshepp.com with your full name.

 

About Maison Margiela

Maison Margiela is a French fashion house founded in Paris in 1988 by Belgian designer Martin Margiela. Both masculine and feminine, oftentimes fusing the two genders, the brand’s universe can be described as conceptual and enigmatic, mysterious and iconoclast. Today, the House is recognized internationally for its unique approach to modern elegance. Since 2014, the Maison thrives under the guidance of Creative Director Mr. John Galliano. He reveals a new aesthetic, marrying his own poetic vision with the codes of the house of Margiela.

 

Contact: webinfo@joanshepp.com

1811 Walnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

215-735-2666

What's New This Week

CAVANAUGH’S RITTENHOUSE 1823 Sansom Street
Football is coming. Join Cavanaugh’s Rittenhouse for an Eagle’s Preseason Kick Off Tailgate on Sunday, August 7 from 7PM to 11PM. Sponsored by Miller Lite, the party will celebrate the return of football with $3.75 Miller Lites all night, tailgate food specials and tons of giveaways. No RSVP required.

ELLELAURI 114 South 19th Street
Enjoy 20% off all denim at ElleLauri this weekend, including shorts, jeans and tops from brands such as Rails, Bella Dahl, Paige, DL1961, One Teaspoon, 7 For All Mankind and Current Elliot. Offer valid today through Sunday, July 17th.

SPORTING CLUB AT THE BELLEVUE 224 South Broad Street
The Sporting Club at the Bellevue will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, August 4th from 9AM to 2PM in Studio B.
Email Liz.Romanowsky@preit.com to book an appointment.

MARATHON GRILL 1818 Market Street
Join Marathon Grill and GenPhilly for the 6th Annual Pet-Tastic Happy Hour on Thursday, July 21st from 5:30-7:00PM. Guests are encouraged to bring pet food and/or pet accessories, which will benefit low-income older adults’ pets. Donations will go to four senior centers: Southwest, Sunshine, West Philadelphia, and Star Harbor. The centers have food pantries that benefit both the seniors and their furry companions. Pets are welcome to join the party!

BODY CYCLE Martin Bloom Community Pavillion, 101 South Huntington Avenue
Rittenhouse on Location: Body Cycle will be down there shore on Saturday, July 23rd and Sunday, July 24th, taking over Margate with three classes each day. Cost is $25 per class, with 15 available bikes.
Saturday: 7:30AM, 8:30AM, 9:30am | Sunday: 7:30AM, 8:30AM, 9:30AM
Click HERE for tickets.

LAGOS 1735 Walnut Street
It’s a Summer of Style with Lagos. ENTER for a chance to win a Caviar Color Bracelet every Friday in July!

OYSTER HOUSE + SUGA Oyster House, 1516 Sansom Street / 1720 Sansom Street
Sansom Street knows how to brunch. Oyster House and Suga are on the Eater for The 18 Hottest Brunches in Philly Right Now.

THE PRIME RIB 1701 Locust Street
It’ time for the Summer Special at The Prime Rib, three courses for $55 or $100 per couple, available now through July 23rd.
Click HERE for reservations.

The Burger Brawl is BACK!

THE BURGER BRAWL
The Burger Brawl is back, with a new date on Sunday, June 26. Enjoy unlimited samples from over 50 of the best burgers and tacos in Philadelphia and vote for your favorite!

The event is rain or shine and children are welcome!

For more information and tickets CLICK HERE.

*Tickets will not be sold at the door.


SWEAT FITNESS 200 South 24th Street
SWEAT Fitness has just the offer for Dads who want to spend time with their kids on Father's Day but also want to keep their workout schedule on track! Father's Day for Dad and Me classes!
Children 6+ can take any group exercise class with their Dad (excluding cycling classes) while children under 6 years old can attend Kid's Club for free.


JOAN SHEPP 1811 Chestnut Street
Joan Shepp is kicking off the season in style with their Summer Solstice party on Monday, June 20th from 12-7PM. Guests will enjoy sweet bites, drinks, live modeling and the boutiques beautiful garden.


DI BRUNO BROS. 1730 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
For one night only meet the world’s greatest cheese makers at the Di Bruno Bros. The Legends Series: World Tour on Thursday, June 23 from 6:30-8:30PM.

Join Emilio Mignucci, VP of Culinary Pioneering at Di Bruno. Bros. and certified cheese professional and 8 members of the Global Cheese Community for a one-of-a-kind fundraiser and tasting event.

Come enjoy a sensory overload of hors d’oeuvres, pairings and beverages from world-renowned cheese professionals and partners at the only gathering of the world’s Masters of Cheese to take place in the U.S., and support a good cause while doing it.

For the second year in a row, Di Bruno Bros. will be hosting The Legend Series: World Tour at their Rittenhouse store on Chestnut Street. The event provides attendees the opportunity to grow their knowledge of cheese on a global scale, while learning about a trailblazer in the cheese community, Daphne Zepos, and contributing to the Daphne Zepos Scholarship Fund, a program designed to support the continuing advancement of knowledge and information sharing among the cheese community.

Attendees will have the chance to chat all things cheese, while enjoying the flavors of many expertly curated pairings and learning the artistry behind every delectable wheel, wedge and slice in sight, from some of the greatest minds in cheese making from across the globe.

The 2-hour event will also feature a selection of specialty hors d’oeuvres provided by Chef James Liuzza and beverages from Brooklyn Brewery and Boisset Collection.

This is the only time this notable collection of cheese experts will gather in the U.S., and they do it right here in Philadelphia, thanks to the team at Di Bruno Bros. Purchase your TICKETS today.


OCEAN PRIME 124 S 15th Street
Ocean Prime have launched a brand new '5 & 10' happy hour. All beer and house snacks, including truffle fries, Philly wontons, and cod sliders are $5 during happy hour. All signature cocktails and select red and white wine are $10 during happy hour, which is Monday-Friday, 4:30-6:30pm.


STARS & STRIPES, LTD. 2129 Chestnut Street
Love the dad in your life. Shop for yourself or your favorite father and take 40% off anything in the Stars & Stripes, LTD. men's and home decor departments now through June 19th. That means furniture and art in addition to your favorite Made in USA apparel brands and accessories. Home goods make excellent graduation and wedding gifts for all those celebrations happening in June.

Outdoor Street Café with The Friends of Rittenhouse Square

FRIENDS OF RITTENHOUSE SQUARE
Join the Friends of Rittenhouse Square this Saturday, June 6th for their annual 18th Street Outdoor Café from 12pm to 10pm. Grab your friends for delicious food and drinks at tables set up by Devon, Parc and Rouge. 18th Street will be closed between Locust Street and Walnut Street for your strolling and dining pleasure, weather permitted.

Proceeds will benefit Rittenhouse.


PIZZERIA VETRI
Pizzeria Vetri is officially open in Rittenhouse. Grab a slice today at 1615 Chancellor Street or call 215.763.3760.


FEDERAL DONUTS 1632 Sansom Street
The Federal Donuts fried chicken sandwich, which is only available at Spruce Street Harbor Park, will be available for $7 from 11am to 7pm today at the Center City location.


BROOKS BROTHERS 1513 Walnut Street
Brooks Brothers invites you to join the founders of YB Connected for a special summer kickoff to benefit MANNA on Tuesday, June 9th from 6PM to 8PM.
Enjoy a special 15% discount on purchases made during the event. 10% of the proceeds will be donated to MANNA.
Purchase tickets here.


ABE FISHER 1623 Sansom Street
All speciality cocktails and wines by the glass are just $7 during happy hour at Abe Fisher, seven days a week from 5pm to 6pm at the bar.


THE KIMMEL CENTER 300 South Broad Street
Looking for a place to tie the knot? Join the Kimmel Center for a free Wedding Open House on Monday, June 8th at 6PM in the Hamilton Garden. Tour the venue, speak to knowledgeable Kimmel Center representatives about your special day and discuss culinary options with Garces Events-the Kimmel Center’s exclusive culinary partner.
Sign a venue retail contract at the event and receive 20% discount on the rental fee.