Itinerary for the Best Weekend in Philadelphia

I am the Director of Marketing for Founding Footsteps Tours as well as the company’s resident millennial and first full time hire. I’ve lived in Philly for nearly ten years, and like most long-term residents, I absolutely adore it. When my Bostonian best friend (I try not to hold the Boston thing against her) told me she … Continued

The Best Places To Sit With A Coffee In Philly

What better way to enjoy the city than to sit with a coffee in Philly and just watching people walk by to wherever they need to be? Philadelphia is a very walkable city, but at the same time, it is also a very “sit-able” city as well. What we mean by this is that there … Continued

Five Things To Do In Philly This Spring

Philadelphia is such a wonderful city. Now having just won the Superbowl, we have a lot to be proud of, but honestly, we always have had a lot to be proud of. A city with a reputation, Philadelphia is actually a charming a friendly city. You really shouldn’t always believe what you hear. So, as … Continued

Holiday Tours in Philadelphia

While the first of December might bring shorter days, Philly fights through the extended night by turning its lights up even brighter. From the windows at Macy’s to Rittenhouse Square and the “Miracle on 13th Street,” the city becomes a Winter Wonderland. That’s why we’re so excited for tonight when we launch the first Holiday … Continued

Go Eagles!

Go Eagles! Every American should spend at least two weeks traveling across the country. It might not fix any issues or concerns you could have with the USofA., but at the least, it will give you a new perspective and appreciation for the Land of the Free. It’s truly a place of diversity and uniqueness. … Continued

That’s My Cousin!

Last week, I got to watch my cousin, Jessie Ryan, perform with her dance troupe Diavolo on America’s Got Talent. My very first tour as Founding Footsteps was with Diavolo over a year ago. The night before, I watched them perform to a sold out crowd at Philadelphia’s Merriam Theater. The show opened and closed with … Continued

Stand-Up and Drink! Presents: Pat House

Stand-Up and Drink! A small frame hidden in his room holds the lone ticket to the event that sparked a young man’s career. “December of 2003 at Tower Theater,” said Pat House, pointing to it. “I saw Dave Attell, Louis Black, Mitch Hedberg and Mike Birbiglia. I was convinced that night that I wanted to … Continued

Top 10 Philadelphia Landmarks

Being a touring company, we are lucky enough to see some of the best landmarks Philadelphia has to offer. You may already know some of the spots listed below, but there are some hidden gems we’ll introduce you to as well. All these top Philadelphia landmarks are worth checking out and should definitely be added to your … Continued

Best Bars in Philly

From the home of the Citywide Special to glitzy hotel bars, you’ll never be thirsty once you have our list of the best bars in Philly in your back pocket! 1. American Sardine Bar What’s not to love about a bar that’s open every day from 11am to 2am? Or a Happy Hour every Monday – … Continued

Top 10 Comedians From Philadelphia

Home to an unending number of talented individuals, our city has raised some of the most brilliant comedians, and here are the top 10 comedians from Philadelphia. 1. Kevin Hart An accomplished comedian, actor and producer, Kevin Hart grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Some of his better-known work includes movies like Ride Along, and his 2011 stand-up … Continued