FYI Philly: Sneak Peeks and Previews

Monday, March 6, 2017

This week on FYI Philly get a sneak peek at Philadelphia's newest nightclub. We visit an old staple with some new offerings at Reading Terminal Market. We'll preview Philly Wine Week as they prepare to pop the corks on their 4th year. Plus French Macarons, two new Asian restaurants and if you're planning a trip we've got some fashion tips and packing ideas for you. Join us for FYI Philly every Saturday at 7p. Here are the details on all the guests featured this week:

Free Ticket Sweepstakes!

We're giving away free tickets to see a Broadway show at the Playhouse on Rodney Square in Wilmington! Once runs March 31st through April 2nd.

The Playhouse on Rodney Square

1007 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801

(302) 888-0200

Win Tickets to see Once: March 31st-April 2nd


NOTO - Not of the Ordinary

1209 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

It's "Not of the Ordinary" that's why it's called NOTO. Melissa Magee gets a preview of Philadelphia's newest and biggest nightclub.

Reading Terminal/Food & Drink

Reading Terminal Market

51 N 12th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 922-2317


Free Tastings & Tours

Free Tastings, every Thursday noon-1p

Free chef-guided & Taste of Philadelphia market tours, demos & tastings Saturdays

Click here for schedule.

Fox & Son Fancy Corndogs

(215) 372-7935

Shibumi Exotics

(215) 990-3094


(215) 574-7698

Boardroom Spirits

A pop-up stand in the market's center food court Thursdays & Sundays

575 W 3rd St

Lansdale, PA 19446

(267) 642-9961

Reading Terminal Market is getting ready to celebrate a big birthday. The historic market turns 125 next year! And, while it may be old, Alicia Vitarelli found a number of new shopping and dining options.

Philly Wine Week/Entertainment

Philly Wine Week

March 19th-March 26th

More than 70 locations participating!

Good King Tavern

614 S 7th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

(215) 625-3700

Kensington Quarters

1310 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125

(267) 314-5086

The 4th annual Philadelphia wine week. And it keeps getting bigger every year. Erin O'Hearn has a preview.

Made in Philly: Macarons/Food & Drink

La Mademoiselle Macaron

41 S Main St

Mullica Hill, NJ 08062


ICI Macarons & Café

230 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

(215) 608-8938

Whipped Bakeshop

636 Belgrade St, Philadelphia, PA 19125

(215) 598-5449

Is there a macaron movement coming through Philadelphia? Karen Rogers fills us in on a few spots serving the French favorite.

New Asian - Banh Mi & Bottles and Dim Sum House

Dim Sum House

3939 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104


Banh Mi & Bottles

712-14 South Street

Philadelphia, PA, 19147


Two new Asian restaurants are bringing their authentic recipes to Philadelphia. Alicia Vitarelli gets a sneak peek at Banh Mi & Bottles and Jane G's newest spot Dim Sum House.

Resort Wear/Style

Shop Sixty Five

128 S 17th St.

Philadelphia, PA 19103

(267) 239-5488

Spring break is right around the corner, so it's time to spruce up your wardrobe with some travel essentials. Erin O'Hearn headed to Shop Sixty Five's newest location in Rittenhouse Square to get some packing tips and the scoop on all the latest trends in resort wear.

Core Power Yoga/Fitness

CorePower Yoga

1616 Walnut Street, Lower Level

Philadelphia, PA 19103


Ali Gorman takes on a workout that lifts your typical yoga class to the next level.

Flower Show Preview_Tulipmania!/Home & Garden

PHS Philadelphia Flower Show

Holland: Flowering the World

March 11-19

Pennsylvania Convention Center

1101 Arch Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

PHS Philadelphia Flower Show Gala Preview Party

Friday, March 10, 2017

6:00pm - 10:30pm for Benefactors

7:00pm - 10:30pm for Patrons and Young Friends

Chadds Ford Greenhouses

1450 Baltimore Pike

Chadds Ford, PA 19317

The Philadelphia Convention Center is bustling with activity as exhibitors set the floor for this year's Flower Show. The theme is Holland: Flowering the World and to help flower our world, a local greenhouse is growing 30,000 tulips for the show's central exhibit.

Love Arts: PAFA WWI & American Art

Love Arts

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)

World War I & American Art

118-128 N Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19102


The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, PAFA, has a major new exhibition. It's called World War I and American Art and it marks the 100th anniversary of the United States involvement in the World War I.

Shelter Me/Shelter Me


274 Hunsberger Ln, Harleysville, PA 19438

(484) 485-7297

A Harleysville rescue just opened a boutique in Skippack to raise money for the animals they rescue. Alicia Vitarelli has the story.