FYI Web Info April 30, 2011

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April 30, 2011 2:50:59 PM PDT
A new culinary partnership creates magic in Chestnut Hill. Philly Mag tracks the latest trends in rugged men's wear, and Melissa Magee reports on a musical trend from WAYYY south of the border! Plus, we'll tell you about the newest and best veggie, vegan and raw food eateries, and give you a preview of the Philly Wine Festival! FYI Web Info for 30 April 2011

Philly Bloco

For info on samba drum or dancing lessons or to book the band:
Upcoming Shows:
World Cafe Live at the Queen in Wilmington on May 21st
500 N Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
World Cafe Live in Philadelphia on July 8th
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Vegan Eats
Blackbird Pizzeria
507 S 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Nick's Vegan Café
1507 N. 33rd Street (between Oxford & Girard)
Philadelphia, PA 1912

Miss Rachel's Pantry

Jar Bar
105 S. 12th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107


124 North 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction
116 North 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106 215.922.2600

Trove General Store
19 Paoli Shopping Center
Paoli, PA 19301


The 10th Annual Philadelphia Wine Festival
Saturday, May 7th, 2011
Philadelphia, Marriott Downtown
1201 Market Street

8609 Germantown Ave.
in Chestnut Hill
(267) 335-3912

Tyler Arboretum, Media, Delaware County to promote National Public Gardens Day

About National Public Gardens Day at Tyler Arboretum:

  • Tyler Arboretum, the official local partner of NPGD, joins 500 gardens across the U.S. to celebrate NPGD with family-friendly fun on May 6 and May 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. (To note, NPGD is May 6, but Tyler is hosting events May 6 and May 7.)
  • People of all ages are invited to celebrate NPGD at Tyler Arboretum in Media, Delaware County with interactive, educational and exciting programs and garden tours.
  • It is a great Mother's Day activity!
  • Admission to Tyler Arboretum is free on May 6th with a National Public Gardens Day coupon; download the coupon good for two free admissions at
  • There will be free giveaways while supplies last, including aluminum water bottles- perfect for a day of hiking, and sunflower seeds to help start your own garden.
  • Special activities at Tyler Arboretum on May 6 and May 7 include Children's Activity Stations, Tree House Scavenger Hunts, Bluebird and Pond Discovery Stations, and special Garden Tours - Wister Rhododendron Garden and Woodland Wildflowers.
  • Experts will be on-hand to answer your questions and give you tips to start your own garden or make improvements to your garden.
  • For more information on NPGD at Tyler Arboretum call 610-566-9134 or visit