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121. Dad Vail Regatta: A huge rowing race on the Schuylkill River. It is the largest intercollegiate regular rowing event in the US.  
122. Annual Jam on the River: Features live music from a variety of genres on Memorial Day Weekend.  
123. Gay Pride Weekend: A huge festival and parade on the first weekend in June.  
124. Avenue of the Arts: Broad Street south of City Hall, the center of Philly's theater district.  
125. Rittenhouse Row: A well-known and well-visited city square decorated by trees, gorgeous statues, and even a wading pool.  
126. Three Bears Park: A family-friendly park in the Society Hill Area, complete with playground swings and slides.  
127. Philadelphia Soft Pretzels: A common street-vendor food; a big, soft pretzel with coarse salt, often eaten with mustard.  
128. Sunday at the Art Museum: On Sunday, admission to the Art Museum is whatever you feel like paying.  
129. Merchant Exchange: In the Independence Hall area, a historical building originally designed by William Strickland (a renowned 19th cen...  
130. Jim's Steaks: On South Street, said to be one of the best cheese steak joints in the city.  
131. Rick's: A popular cheese steak stop in Reading Terminal.  
132. Pat's and Geno's: Two competing steak joints that sit parallel on either side of Passyunk Ave. Both are open 24-hours and reportedly...  
133. Mural Arts Program: A program started in 1984 that sponsors large murals that are inspiring or educational, to combat graffiti with mea...  
134. Philadelphia Rowhomes: Rows of connecting old-style houses.  
135. King of Prussia: A huge shopping mall with eight anchor stores and over 350 shops.  
 
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A spuckie is a word used to describe a submarine (sub) sandwich. It comes from the Italian word "spucadella" which is an italian sandwich roll. It most likely came from the Italians in the North End and elsewhere...

A Three Way (spagetti, chilli and cheddar cheese) plus red beans AND diced onions.

A popular breakfast food in New England; a pancake made with cornmeal, generally served with butter and/or maple syrup. And to the gluten-free...a good cause for celebration (and a visit to Rhode Island)!

A cheesesteak with Cheese Whiz and onions.

Acronym for University of Southern California. For fans/alumni of rival school UCLA, USC is also known as University of Spoiled Children, University of Second Choice