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Fishtown News

Fishtown District News & Updates

The Fishtown District provides information that is valuable to the properties owners and business, as well as neighbors, customers, and visitors. We also feature our businesses in the news and updates on what’s happening around the area. Visit often for the latest!

Fishtown District Forms a Safety Survey for Stakeh
Have you filed your applications for outdoor seati
Fishtown Restaurants are Open for Business
Paycheck Protection Program Lending Window Closing
Application for Food Business Outdoor Seating
Application for Food Business Outdoor Seating 50+ This application, along with a diagram of your outdoor seating area, is required for consideration to be approved for outdoor seating of more...
Fishtown Corridor Cleaning
Fishtown Corridor Cleaning Starts Sept 14th Commencing September 14th the Fishtown District will be adding a cleaning/trash removal crew from Ready, Willing & Able (RWA) to increase our efficiency and...
Commercial Burglary Prevention
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY PREVENTION Install double-cylinder deadbolt locks on glass-paneled doors. Make sure window locks are designed and located so they cannot be reached and opened if the glass is broken....
Launching Commercial Property Open House
FISHTOWN DISTRICT LAUNCHES MONTHLY “COMMERCIAL PROPERTY OPEN HOUSE” VIRTUAL MEETINGS There are some outstanding locations available to own or for rent in Fishtown, and new businesses are looking for opportunities....
PHILADELPHIA INDOOR DINING GUIDE
PHILADELPHIA INDOOR DINING GUIDE The latest up-to-date information, regulations, and procedures for indoor dining in Philadelphia   Click on image to download
Inside the Birds at Goose Island
Inside the Birds Pre-Game Show Every Eagles Game at Goose Island Fishtown District welcomes, “INSIDE THE BIRDS PREGAME LIVE PRESENTED BY DRAFTKINGS” to Goose Island Philadelphia starting this Sunday from...
Tips on Shipping & Receiving Your Packages
Tips on Shipping & Receiving Your Packages With the holidays around the corner and travel still uncertain, shipping is becoming a crucial part of everyday life and business.  Thanks to...
City of Phila Election Day Preparations Q&A
City of Phila Q&A for Election Day Preparation You can sign up for the City’s Ready Philadelphia alert system to receive critical updates in real-time by texting ReadyPhila to 888-777....
1st Annual Philly Chalk Festival
1st Annual Philly Chalk Festival NOVEMBER 14, 2020 -FISHTOWN / KENSINGTON -12PM - SUNDOWN A safe, socially distanced street painting event highlighting and supporting Philadelphia artists. Locate the temporary murals...
Find it in Fishtown — For the Holidays!
The Fishtown District has everything you need this holiday season!  Shop our local retailers for unique special gifts you can only find in Fishtown! E Girard Ave Head Games -...
ISA – Master Plan for Front & Girard
FISHTOWN DISTRICT HOLDS MASTERPLAN MEETING FOR FRONT AND GIRARD The Fishtown District is proud to be working with ISA Architects to create a Masterplan to ignite, beauty, and improve our...
Philly Wants You to Support Our Restaurants
FISHTOWN DISTRICT SPONSORS "PHILLY WANTS YOU TO SUPPORT OUR RESTAURANTS" Fishtown District restaurants need your help. Treat yourself to take-out. Forget about the dishes and the decisions and leave the...
Fishtown District Reopening Celebration
FISHTOWN DISTRICT REOPENING CELEBRATION Join the Fishtown District on Friday, June 11th at 4:00 PM for a Reopening Celebration at the corner of Frankford & Girard as the City of...
Fishtown District Job Fair
FISHTOWN DISTRICT JOB FAIR As Fishtown District restaurants, taverns, and hospitality businesses prepare for full capacity, they are seeking employees for all positions, including cooks, line cooks, bartenders, servers, hosts,...
FISHTOWN DISTRICT SIPS FOR STUDENTS BOILERMAKER NI
FISHTOWN DISTRICT SIPS FOR STUDENTS BOILERMAKER NIGHT AT LLOYD WHISKEY BAR Lloyd would like to invite you to SIP some fine whiskies & craft beers, alongside some favorite selections from...
ELWOOD RESTAURANT ON FOX29 “YOU GOTTA TRY TH
FOX29 FEATURES ELWOOD RESTAURANT On July 12th "You gotta try this" with #Fox29GoodDay Mike Jerrick was at Fishtown District's Elwood Restaurant! Mike joins Elwood owner Adam Diltz to taste some...
Fishtown District Spring Cleanup
Join us April 2nd for the Fishtown District Spring Cleanup! Please join us as our stakeholders, elected and government officials, SEPTA, business owners, workers, and residents, come together to show our...
Fishtown District Welcomes Other Half Brewing!
Other Half Brewing now open in Fishtown! Other Half Brewing's newest taproom and Brewery opened in Fishtown on Friday, February 18th. Indoor and outdoor seating are available, along with draft beers to stay...
Philadelphia Business Journal Highlights Fishtown
Fishtown District highlighted as an emerging micro-city The Philadelphia Business Journal recently featured the Fishtown District in an article about the Evolution Along the El, describing Fishtown as an emerging...
Two Robbers Opening “Burgers and Seltzers” in Fish
Fishtown District welcomes Two Robbers "Burgers and Seltzers" Two Robbers, the hard seltzer company, will open Burgers and Seltzers in Fishtown! Grand opening is expected in late-spring or early-summer this...
Murph’s Bar in the Fishtown District was fea
Murph's Bar in the Fishtown District was featured on 6ABC as one of the top spots for pasta in Philadelphia! Murph's Bar in Fishtown is a classic hole-in-the-wall style Irish...
Middle Child Clubhouse Featured on FOX 29’s Kelly
Middle Child Clubhouse Featured on FOX 29’s Kelly Drive with Bob Kelly! Bob heads to a grown up version of a clubhouse in Fishtown! Middle Child Clubhouse is serving classic breakfast, lunch...
15th Annual Fishtown District Spring Clean Up
15th Annual Fishtown District Spring Clean Up   Please join us as our stakeholders, elected and government officials, SEPTA, business owners, workers, and residents, come together to show our community...
Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Kensington Derby
The 2022 Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Kensington Derby & Arts Festival What’s creative and delicious and covered in mud? The 2022 Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Kensington Derby & Arts Festival!...
Fishtown District Shredding Event
Do you have papers and documents that you need to shred, bring them on Sat, May 21 to the Fillmore parking lot at Frankford & Richmond streets from 10 am...
Hospitality Update – Streetery Program
The Fishtown District, as part of Councilmember Domb, hospitality committee, wanted to provide an update regarding the streeteries program and the upcoming timeline.  As many of you know, there was...