Old City District showcases its fast growing wedding industry with the debut of the Old City Wedding Stroll on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022 from 5:00-8:00pm.

More than 45 locations will open their doors and offer consultations, demos, tastings, and tours. Couples looking to tie the knot are invited to visit Old City bridal and suit shops, venues, restaurants, and wedding services.

Participating businesses include  Shane Confectionery, Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti, The Olde Bar,  Philly Bride, SuitShop, Amina, Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar, Fork,  Panorama Wine Bar, Arch Enemy Arts, FringeArts,  Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing,  Kick Axe Throwing,  Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia,  Power Plant Productions, Art in the Age, Chick Invitations, Hitched,  Fred Astaire Dance Studio,  NE Flower Boutique and many others. All participants will be entered to win a Wedding Gift Basket valued at $1,000.

The event is free to attend, but registration is required. For more information and to register, visit: https://www.oldcitydistrict.org/wedding.

Old City is Philadelphia’s ultimate one-stop wedding shop. Home to more than 300 independently-owned small businesses, find wedding attire, florists, jewelers, restaurants, venues, wedding services, and so much more – all within a few blocks. Rely on Old City wedding experts to make your big day everything you imagine – and more.

“Forty-eight new businesses have opened in Old City so far since 2021, and many of them are wedding-specific businesses, or businesses that offer wedding services,” said Job Itzkowitz, Executive Director of Old City District. “This event highlights independently-owned businesses that can help you prepare for your big day.”

For the first Old City Wedding Stroll businesses will be open for tastings, tours, sips and consultations for couples to be. Each participating business will be open during the event hours and offerings will differ by location. Participating locations include:

  • Wedding Attire: Atelier Bianca

    234 Arch Street
    267-587-7221
    http://www.atelier-bianca.com/
    Enjoy complimentary refreshments and a stroll through our private showroom.

  • Wedding Attire: Bella Bridesmaids

    30 S. Bank Street
    267-639-5919
    https://bellabridesmaids.com/
    Visit our shop and learn more about our collection.

  • Wedding Attire: Damari

    72 N. 2nd Street
    267-270-2322
    https://www.damarisavile.com/
    Visit our shop and learn more about our collection.

  • Wedding Attire: Lovely Bride

    237 Market Street
    215-627-1800
    https://lovelybride.com/
    Come see our space while our stylists answer all your questions about our gown designers.

  • Wedding Attire: Mari Mi Bridal

    323 Race Street
    484-350-8989
    https://www.marimibridal.com/
    Visit our shop and learn more about our collection.

  • Wedding Attire: Philly Bride

    16 S. 3rd Street
    215-670-9500
    https://www.phillybride.com/
    Peruse our shop and custom made wedding dress offerings while enjoying complimentary sparkling sips!

  • Wedding Attire: SuitShop

    65 N. 2nd Street
    267-787-1447
    https://suitshop.com/
    Enjoy refreshments, view our collection, and consult with our team about your suiting style for the big day!

  • Restaurants & Catering: American Vegan Center

    17 N. 2nd Street
    267-665-7753
    https://americanvegan.org/
    The American Vegan Center is here with tips for regular weddings including vegan guests, and also for couples who want an all-vegan wedding, with experienced vegan wedding caterers on hand showcasing and sampling some of their wares.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Amina

    104 Chestnut Street
    267-324-3745
    https://www.aminaphilly.com/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar

    10 S. 2nd Street
    215-627-0666
    https://www.cubalibrerestaurant.com/
    Stop by Cuba Libre and be transported to “Havana” while you enjoy a few light bites and sips, tour our space, and snap a fun pic at our photo wall!

  • Restaurants & Catering: Fork

    306 Market Street
    215-625-9425
    https://forkrestaurant.com/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Forsythia

    233 Chestnut Street
    215-644-9395
    https://www.forsythiaphilly.com/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: La Peg

    140 N. Columbus Boulevard
    215-375-7744
    http://lapegbrasserie.com/
    Complimentary light bites, tour of the venue, and staff on sight who can answer questions about the space.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Old City Kitchen & Old City Social

    216-218 Market Street
    609-954-0488
    https://oldcitykitchen.com/
    Visit our location and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: The Olde Bar

    125 Walnut Street
    215-253-3777
    http://theoldebar.com/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Panorama Wine Bar

    14 N. Front Street
    215-922-7800
    https://www.pennsviewhotel.com/panorama
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: The Plough & the Stars

    123 Chestnut Street (entrance on 2nd Street)
    215-733-0300
    https://ploughstars.com/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Positano Coast

    212 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor
    215-238-0499
    https://www.positanocoast.net/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings. Also sample our homemade Arancini, featuring beef ragu, peas, rice, and tomato coulis.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Riverwards Produce

    146 N. Bread Street
    215-592-4650
    https://www.riverwardsproduce.com/
    Tour our market! We are available for catering, floral and hospitality baskets.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Royal Boucherie

    52 S. 2nd Street
    267-606-6313
    https://www.royalboucherie.com/
    Visit our restaurant and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Restaurants & Catering: Shane Confectionery

    110 Market Street
    215-922-1048
    https://shanecandies.com/
    Visit our shop and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Venues: Arch Enemy Arts

    109 Arch Street
    215-717-774
    https://www.archenemyarts.com/
    Come tour our colorful art gallery and chat with staff about our totally unique and ever-changing wedding venue!

  • Venues: Arch Street Meeting House

    320 Arch Street
    215-413-1804
    https://www.historicasmh.org/
    Spend the evening with Arch Street Meeting House staff and explore this historic museum and wedding venue.

  • Venues: Christ Church & Christ Church Neighborhood House

    20 N. American Street
    215-922-1695

    Christ Church Neighborhood House - Weddings, Events & Artist Rentals

    Located on the historic Christ Church campus, Neighborhood House is a performance venue and a catalyst for the arts.

    Staff will be on hand to answer all of your questions and provide tours of our expansive and diverse campus.

  • Venues: FringeArts

    140 N. Columbus Boulevard
    215-413-9006
    https://fringearts.com/
    Visit our venue and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Venues: Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing

    201 S. Columbus Boulevard
    215-521-6500
    https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/phlpnhh-hilton-philadelphia-at-penns-landing/
    Visit our venue and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Venues: Historic St. George’s UMC

    235 N. 4th Street
    215-925-7788
    https://www.historicstgeorges.org/
    A representative will be on site to answer questions and lead tours.

  • Venues: Kick Axe Throwing

    232 Market Street
    800-850-6756
    https://www.kickaxe.com/philly
    Enjoy your last fling before the ring with axe throwing in a beautiful rustic lodge-like atmosphere only at Kick Axe Throwing!

  • Venues: Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

    433 Chestnut Street
    215-925-2111
    https://www.monaco-philadelphia.com/
    A wedding/sales consultant will be on site to show the ballrooms and Stratus Lounge.

  • Venues: Power Plant Productions

    230 N. 2nd Street
    215-592-8775
    https://www.powerplantproductions.com/
    Tour Power Plant for an immersive wedding experience showcasing the beautiful space, lighting, small bites from Feastivities Catering, signature cocktails from Breakthru Beverage, floral, photography, design, music and more, with discount parking vouchers available for the Parkominium.

  • Venues: Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District

    400 Arch Street
    215-923-8660
    https://www.phillydowntownhotel.com/
    Visit our hotel and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Services: Art in the Age

    116 N. 3rd Street
    215-922-2600
    http://artintheage.com/
    Visit our shop and learn more about our wedding offerings.

  • Services: Asya Photography

    16 N. 3rd Street
    610-864-6363
    http://asyaphotography.com/
    Visit our studio and learn more about our wedding services.

  • Services: Chick Invitations

    241 Race Street
    215-592-1407
    https://chickinvitations.com/
    Visit our location and learn more about our wedding services.

  • Services: Fred Astaire Dance Studio

    205 Arch Street
    215-970-9658
    https://www.fredastaire.com/philadelphia/
    Visit our location and learn more about our wedding services.

  • Services: Hitched

    67 N. 2nd Street
    215-309-3492
    https://tryhitched.com/
    Enjoy champagne, beer and cocktails while browsing and trying on men’s and women’s wedding bands!

  • Services: Independence Orthodontics

    14 S. 3rd Street
    267-225-3056
    https://www.indieortho.com/
    Visit our location and learn more about our wedding services.

  • Services: Kari Skin

    325 Cherry Street, Rear 2nd Floor
    215-309-3076
    https://kariskin.com/
    Visit our location and learn more about our wedding services.

  • Services: Kelab Events & Design

    230 N. 2nd Street (Power Plant Productions)
    610-212-7814
    https://www.kelabevents.com/
    Visit our location and learn more about our wedding services.

  • Services: JM & Co.

    116 Arch Street
    267-423-8464
    https://www.jacquelinemichelleandco.com/
    Come tour our studio and meet some of our pros! We will be offering complimentary champagne, a lip oil, and a custom lipstick demo for clients to achieve the perfect pout. We will also be answering any questions about services, our space, as well as upcoming wedding trends for hair and makeup.

  • Services: NE Flower Boutique

    60 N. 2nd Street
    267-570-7707
    https://www.neflowerboutique.com/
    NE Flower Boutique will offer brief consultations and a complimentary bridal bouquet of a value up to $300 for all that will set a date for an official meeting with our wedding coordinator.

  • Services: Victoria Roggio Beauty

    219 Cuthbert Street, 6th Floor
    215-647-2048
    https://victoriaroggiobeauty.com/
    Visit our studio and learn more about our wedding services.

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