BEN Around Philly airs every Saturday morning at 7am on 95.7 BEN-FM and is sponsored by The Fillmore Philadelphia.
On this week's episode, Rebecca Fuller from Volunteers of America returns to the show to give all of the details about the Volunteers of America Red Carpet Gala, details on the 6th Annual Philly Bierfest at the German Society of PA from beer and wine expert, Marnie Old, and Theresa Clement from the Philadelphia Home + Garden Show (going on this weekend).
The Vice President of Development and Communications for Volunteers of America Delaware Valley, Rebecca Fuller joins Kristen in studio to give all of the details on the 17th Annual Volunteers of America Red Carpet Gala - happening at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel in Center City on Sunday, February 26th. Join us for this incredible black tie event. Upon arrival, you'll walk the red carpet among screaming fans and be interviewed by on-air personalities from WPVI-TV 6ABC. The Volunteers of America Red Carpet Gala is the closest thing to the "real deal" outside of Hollywood.
Your ticket includes: Full dinner, cocktail hour & open bar. Live entertainment, live and silent auctions, viewing the Academy Awards on BIG SCREENS, AND it's for such a great cause. Buy your tickets now at VOADV.org .
Then, Marnie Old returns to BEN Around Philly to provide details about this year's Bierfest at The German Society of Pennsylvania. The 6th Annual Philly Bierfest is guaranteed to be the best yet. Join the ferocious female athletes of Philly Roller Derby for Philly's weirdest and most wunderbar winter beer event. Discover dozens of delicious German-style beers, from lagers and weizens to kolsches and doppelbocks. Explore two beer-filled buildings (including 6 floors) featuring Polkadelphia's oompah funk, roller derby arm wrestling, live bluegrass music, Berlin style beer-lesque, beer jello masskrugstemmen, beer geek quizzo, beer education and a homebrau taste-off! Bierfest is Saturday, February 25th from 2-5:30pm. Find tickets and info HERE.
The Philly Home + Garden Show is going on February 17-19 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks. With Hillary Farr, co-host of HGTV's Love It or List It on Saturday, the Smart Home powered by Xfinity, Jeff Lewis of Bravo's Flipping Out on Sunday, kitchens, baths, landscaping and so much more. For all the projects on your list, don't miss The Philly Home + Garden Show. Be sure to find MyFixItUpLife.com and Ambler's own - Theresa Clement while you're there. Home designer, local blogger, and do it yourself expert - Theresa speaks to Kristen about her huge wealth of knowledge in home improvement, design and a unique form of home design geared toward families and individuals affected by Alzheimer's. The show is Friday, 10am-9pm, Saturday, 10am-9pm and Sunday, 10am-6pm. For buy one, get one tickets to the show, use code: KRISTEN and click HERE for more info.