Past Events

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - Friday, November 12, 2021

Location:- Virtual

 

The MidAtlantic District Export Council, in partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service presents ExporTech -- a national export program designed to accelerate growth for small and medium-sized manufacturers and service providers.

 Start growing your business through exporting with 24 hours of customized, action-oriented export expansion strategy development. ExporTech™ is a proven path to export success: graduates have achieved a substantial sales increase within 6-9 months of completing the program.

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Our collaboration with the Down Jersey Folklife Center of Wheaton Arts in Millville, NJ with their exhibits "Mayan Trajes" and "Persistent Memories" on Saturday, September 25 from 4 to 6 pm.

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00am - Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 8:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council is glad to be a partner of the International Franchise Expo and to be bringing Eurasian participation to the event.

The International Franchise Expo (IFE®) is the premier annual event for the franchise industry with hundreds of the hottest franchise on display. IFE® also offers the industry's most comprehensive conference and educational program to gain the ins and outs and behind the scenes information needed for success right from the start. Join thousands of entrepreneurs and future business owners at the International Franchise Expo, the largest franchise expo in the country.

Sunday, September 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

The in-person 2021 Feria is scheduled for Sunday, September 19 from 12 PM to 3 PM. The event is on North Fifth Street between Huntingdon and Somerset Streets. Masks must be worn at the festival.

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Romance, Dance, and Happenstance: Egyptian Film Posters Over 50 Years, in collaboration with the Middle East Center at the University of Pennsylvania.

This is an exhibition of curated 20th Century Egyptian film posters. The selected posters feature players and themes intended to attract audiences of the day to Egyptian cinemas, as they offer unexpected insights into the present into Egypt’s cinema industry and into Egyptian society.

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 8:30am - 5:30pm

Save the date - Bringing the World to PA is making it's virtual return this fall from September 13-24, 2021! STay tuned as we provide more updates leading up to the 13th. Last September, OIBD moved Bringing the World to PA (BTW2PA) to an online platform to continue creating and building global business connections. BTW2PA 2020 was held from September 14-25, 2020 and included a series of online presentations on business opportunities and industry trends in key global markets. The recordings are available in the Trade Video Library.

Sunday, September 12, 2021 - 9:00am

Are You Up for the Walnut2Walnut River Challenge?  Join us on Sunday, September 12!

The excursion begins at Schuylkill Banks and ends at Independence Seaport Museum's boat basin. 

The challenge course offers spectacular views of the city, while traveling almost 15 miles along both rivers. The Walnut2Walnut River Challenge is suitable for experienced paddlers looking for a new way to get in touch with Philadelphia’s waterways.

Saturday, September 11, 2021 - 5:00pm - Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 9:00pm

WRTI is a partner with Music at Woodmere. Saturday Night Jazz is offered in partnership with LifeLine Music Coalition.

Saturday, September 11, 2021 - 10:00am - Sunday, September 12, 2021 - 7:00pm

The 43rd Annual Nanticoke Indian Powwow will kick off with a Vendor Preview and Pig Roast for all participating vendors on Friday, September 10, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

Philly Pride will be hosting a LGBTQ Pride Festival on Saturday, September 4, noon.

The largest celebration of LGBT pride in the region, attracting over 25,000 people each year. Our 32nd PrideDay!

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 12:00am - Monday, November 1, 2021 - 11:59pm

The Mid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC) is pleased to announce the upcoming Eurasian – American Technology Entrepreneurship Conference. This conference is a key event of the Days of Eurasian – American Innovation Entrepreneurship Cooperation (RAVC 2021).

Friday, August 27, 2021 - 7:00pm - 10:30pm

Watch Philadelphia on the big screen as we present the 2020 film Concrete Cowboy! Based on the book Ghetto Cowboy, this film tells the story of a rebellious teen sent to Philadelphia to live with his estranged father for the summer. While there, he finds kinship with a tight-knit community of Black cowboys based on the real-life Fletcher Street Stables.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 7:30pm

Free Carillon Concerts this Summer

August 25 – Doug Gefvert

Carillonneur, Washington Memorial Chapel

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

This year, our event will take place at Philadelphia Distilling, the first craft distillery in Pennsylvania since prohibition and producer of Bluecoat Gin. In 2017, the company renovated a 13,000 square foot warehouse into a beautiful event space including outdoor patio. During a tour of the distillery, our guests will learn about the batch-by-batch distilling process and get a close-up look of the hand-hammered copper pot stills and wooden fermentation vessels.

Saturday, August 21, 2021 - 12:00pm - 9:00pm

Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture is having FREE civic engagement block parties this fall in Northeast Philly. Join your community for Covid-safe outdoor activities, including art, music, food, and more for the whole family! Vaccines will be available on site.

There will also be opportunities to register to vote, ask questions, and learn about community resources (employment, education, immigration).

Block Party Dates

Saturday, August 21 Location: Rawnhurst

Saturday, August 28 Location: Lawncrest

Friday, August 20, 2021 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Bring the whole family out to enjoy the overlooked 1999 cartoon masterpiece The Iron Giant! In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable from Oscar-winning director Brad Bird (The Incredibles, Ratatouille), a giant alien robot crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957.

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 7:30pm

Free Carillon Concerts this Summer

August 18 – MUSIC OF THE BRITISH ISLES

Doug Gefvert
Carillonneur, Washington Memorial Chapel

and

Irish Thunder Pipes & Drums
Swedesburg, Pennsylvania

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Want to learn about federal export resources available to help you sell into overseas markets? Come join the U.S. Commercial Service for a Global Diversity Export Initiative webinar that will cover services and tools provided by the U.S. Commercial Service, the Small Business Administration, and the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

Friday, August 13, 2021 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

There’s no crying in baseball, but there WILL be a screening of the 1992 sports comedy A League of Their Own! As America's stock of athletic young men is depleted during World War II, a professional all-female baseball league springs up in the Midwest, funded by publicity-hungry candy maker Walter Harvey. Competitive sisters Dottie Hinson and Kit Keller spar with each other, with their teammates, and with their grumpy has-been coach Jimmy Dugan on their way to fame.