Billy Penn Philly Quizzo

How much do you know about Philly? Take the trivia quiz

Test your local knowledge with 24 questions about everything Philadelphia.

phillyquizzo-site-header-2021
Mark Henninger / Imagic Digital

💌 Love Philly? Sign up for the free Billy Penn email newsletter to get everything you need to know about Philadelphia, every day.


Showing off Philadelphia knowledge is a point of pride for many city residents. Winning a prize for doing so? Even better.

More than 100 people hopped on Zoom for the February edition of Billy Penn Philly Quizzo. Guests split into 36 teams, and followed along as cohosts Danya Henninger and Sakeenah Benjamin posed questions about this fair city.

As teams were pondering their answers — no internet searches allowed! — they listened to tunes by DJ Bounce Gawd and got a chance to meet the folks at this month’s local biz prize purveyor: Buna Cafe.

Serving Ethiopian coffee, tea, snacks, meals and comfort, Buna Cafe (say it BOO-nah) is newly open on Baltimore Avenue after years of planning. It’s a project from the former owners of West Philly’s Blue Nile, and is open daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Buna provided two prizes: one for best team name and another for the top score.

The Broad Street Pot Holes won for best team name, walking away with a gift basket full of coffee, tea and spices. And for the second month in a row, team FirePit Pyros notched best record, winning a month’s membership to Buna, with free coffee and 10% off.

Now it’s your turn. Without using Google, can you beat their score of 23/24?

To play, pick your the answers in the “Past,” “Present” and “Future” sections below, then click “Submit” and scroll up to hit “View Score” and see how you did. (That’s where you’ll see the correct answers, too.)

If the form below doesn’t work for you, take the quiz here.

🎲 RSVP for free to join us on Wednesday, March 24, for the next live game

Want some more? Explore other Billy Penn Philly Quizzo stories.

Mornings in the know

Sign up for Billy Penn’s free morning newsletter for a daily roundup of Philadelphia’s most pressing news, top interesting stories, fun tidbits, and relevant events.

Thanks for reading another Billy Penn article!

We don’t have a paywall, and never will. Instead, we depend on readers like you to keep our newsroom jamming on stories about Philadelphia. If you like what you see, will you support our work?

Thanks for reading a Billy Penn story

We don’t have a paywall, and our daily newsletter is free. Instead, YOU are key to keeping our nonprofit newsroom running strong. If you like what you see, will you join as a member today?

This story was powered by readers

Readers like you make articles like this possible, so thanks for your support. Want to make sure we stick around? Become a sustainer with a recurring contribution!

Tell a friend about Billy Penn

Thanks for reading another article — and we’re grateful for your support! Want to help a friend start their day with Billy Penn? Send them to our newsletter signup page.

Tagged

Buna Cafe