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This Week in Philly


What’s going on This Week in Philly…

Monday, February 22

  • It’s not too late to get your ticket for the Carrie Underwood concert at Wells Fargo Center! You can see all the details in our post about all of the concerts in Philadelphia this month!
  • Soul sessions at the Hard Rock Café are always one of the best places to be on Monday nights. See amazing musical performances, and if you want to perform yourself, just sign up! There is also no cover charge so bring all of your friends, because everyone loves a free night out!


Tuesday, February 23

  • Net/Work Philly is at The Fillmore starting at 1 p.m. Meet with the area’s greatest tech companies like IBM and local app developers. Connect and networking with the industry’s finest!
  • City Tap House is hosting IBA’s ConnX Event* this month! Network with LGBT professionals while enjoying specials on drinks and food! The night begins at 5:30 p.m., and the event is free for members and only $15 for non-members.
  • Beauty lovers! Don’t let the winter weather ruin your routine. Get beauty advice to go from the harsh winter and into the spring with free manicures, massages, and makeup consultations from some of the best companies like Jolene Hart, 3000BC WellMed Spa, and more! Starting at 7 p.m., this Winter Wellness Beauty Blitz event is at the Market and Shops at the Comcast Center.


Wednesday, February 24

  • Philadelphia Museum of Art is having an International Pop exhibition at 3 p.m. The exhibit presents pop art from America, Britain, Brazil, Germany, Italy, Japan, and many other countries! The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the only venue on the East Coast that will have this exhibition, so you don’t want to miss it!
  • See the Tony Award-winning musical Pippin right here in Philadelphia at the Kimmel Center! You’ll be in awe at the acrobats and performance in this circus themed story of maturity and peace. Listen to the songs by Stephen Schwartz, the composer of Wicked, until February 28.


Thursday, February 25

  • Students in the Philly area are going to love this event. Cross Properties Management and Good Food Flats* are hosting an event to celebrate the new student housing building near Drexel University’s campus in fall 2016. The first of three “Take-Over” events is at Distrito starting at 6 p.m. Enjoy fine wine and cocktails with your entry when you RSVP!
  • The Academy of Vocal Arts has an opera show Werther at the Helen Corning Warden Theater! Listen to the incredible songs tonight or Saturday at 7:30 p.m. You will not believe the talent!

Friday, February 26

  • It’s Singles Night Out at the Sixers Game! Your ticket to the game includes exclusive singles party, games, prizes and more! The pre-game party starts at the Cure Lounge at 5:15 p.m. Tickets are only $16 if you use the promo code TDSIXERS.
  • The Paradigm Gallery + Studio is having multiple opening receptions for new art exhibitions! See new art collections from the exhibits “Waning Worlds” and “Home is Where You Park It!” This event starts at 5:30 p.m.


Saturday, February 27

  • Spend your Saturday at an all-day music festival indoor and outdoor with a heated tent at Mad River Manayunk! River Palooza is a place with live music, and amazing drink specials so if you’re 21 or older, this may be a fun thing to do for your Saturday so get tickets today!
  • Get ready for the 20th Annual HRC Greater Philadelphia Gala at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. This year it’s at an even bigger venue, which means the celebration will be better than ever! Purchase your ticket and receive a one-year general membership! Dress attire for this event is black tie optional.
  • We couldn’t help but put this on our list of must-go to events this week! Omari Hardwick, from STARZ’s Power will be attending the Lawnside Education Foundation. Inc.’s 6th annual dinner dance! Be sure to get your tickets to attend the event and donate to an amazing education foundation for children.


Sunday, February 28

  • It’s Hollywood’s biggest night: The Academy Awards! The Philadelphia Film Society is hosting an annual Oscar Night Party at the Prince Theater where guests can watch the ceremony on the big screen with champagne, games, and live entertainment! Partial proceeds from the event will benefit the AIDS Fund. Tickets can be purchased here!
  • There will be a fundraiser to support and benefit the Philly St. Patty’s Day parade at the 7C Lounge at FOP Lodge #5. Bring the kids and family to enjoy a buffet, drinks, door prizes, and chances for gifts!
  • David Tutera’s Your Wedding Experience bridal expo will be at the PA Convention Center. Get the wedding inspiration you’ve always needed at this event that will have over 100 wedding professionals to help you plan out your special day!


*Good Food Flats and IBA are clients of Philly PR Girl