The Philly Bucket List: 50 Things To Do Before You Die

Solid list.

  • Eat the fried chicken (all three glazes and all three seasonings) at Federal Donuts
  • Go to the Barbary on a Monday for Tiger Beats
  • Nosh on Chickie’s & Pete’s Crab Fries at a Phillies game
  • Go to Voyeur at 2:30am after the bars have closed
  • Get poured excessive amounts of wine at Abyssinia
  • Do a dance mob (or at least witness one) at the Art Museum
  • And while you’re there, go ahead and run up the Rocky steps
  • Go to a Friday Free at Noon Concert at XPN
  • Sample errthang at Capagiro
  • Wander into an artist warehouse on First Friday
  • Add to your NYE hangover at the Mummers Parade
  • Head to 2 Street on New Year’s Day
  • Have a romantic moment near the Liberty Bell
  • Go to Science After Hours at The Franklin Institute
  • Dress down for the Philly Naked Bike Ride
  • Try to impress your OkCupid date at the Barnes Foundation
  • Get the ish scared out of you at Eastern State Penitentiary
  • Or go there for a little Francophilia on Bastille Day
  • Skip work on a sunny day and find the Devil’s Pool
  • Take a peek at the URBN offices in the Navy Yard
  • Take artsy pictures at the Magic Gardens
  • Stretch it out at Race Street Pier yoga
  • Go to the Gay Pride Parade
  • Go down the shore
  • Wait in line all Saturday morning for a Spread bagel
  • Walk down Fabric Row
  • Walk across the Ben Franklin Bridge
  • Order the Philly special
  • Eat and drink at Water Works
  • Make regrettable life choices at McGillin’s
  • Shop exclusively at Wawa
  • Eat a cheesesteak
  • Go to karaoke night at Bob & Barbara’s
  • Order a turdunken at Giunta’s Prime Meats at Reading Terminal Market
  • While you’re at Reading Terminal, order some rabbit sausage from D’Angelos Brothers too

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  • Put your phone away at Hop Sing Laundromat
  • Shop at Green Aisle Grocery
  • Get a dessert pizza at Max Brenner
  • Catch a glimpse at all the Steve Powers love letter murals
  • Buy freaking SEPTA tokens
  • See an outdoor show at The Mann Center
  • Eat anytime, 24 hours a day at Little Pete’s
  • Take a free brewery tour at Yards
  • Hide out at Nick’s Roast Beef Bar & Grill
  • Go broke eating at every single Stephen Starr and Jose Garces restaurant
  • Take your photo at Top of the Tower
  • Go to Rita’s on the first day of spring for free water ice
  • Tour Edgar Allan Poe’s house
  • Go to Art After 5 at the Museum of Art
  • Don’t move to New York

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