When it comes to grapes, Commonwealth winemakers are thinking beyond the usual suspects, experimenting with off-beat varietals that thrive in cooler climates. Their hard work is paying off, winning awards, expanding the industry, and enticing local wine lovers into sampling something new.
Kennett Square is the "Mushroom Capital of the World," and they celebrate that status every year with an action-packed fungi festival. This September, head to Chester County for one of the state's best parties.
After having success with its restaurant incubator, The Enterprise Center is launching a new on-the-go program. Wanna-be entrepreneurs will man the organization's food truck, feeding healthy foods to underserved communities.
Manatawny Still Works has made a name for itself with its distinctive whiskey. Now a wave of awards and a South Philly satellite location prove that the distillery is a major player in PA's craft beverage boom.
A historic building has been transformed into a dynamic urban playground boasting classic arcade games, six bowling lanes, a creative food menu, and plenty of drinks. It's quite the time to recreate in one of the state's most vibrant cities.
Festivals and concerts provide a huge economic boost to urban areas and rural regions alike by creating jobs, drawing tourists, and supporting local businesses. Keep that in mind this summer when you're purchasing a ticket or snagging something from the merch table.