Need something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered!
What’s going on tonight (Friday 9/15/17):
The Academy of Music- Inaugural O17 Opera Philadelphia festival begins tonight with The Magic Flute. https://www.operaphila.org/whats-on/events/gala/o17-inaugural-gala/
FREE admission to the debut of the Indigo Bikes at the Barnes Foundation- a bike ride to the Barnes, and the unveiling of 10 bikes with paintings. Five bike ride alongs total! Check out barnesfoundation.org for more information and the locations of each ride along.
The first school in the country to offer a degree in circus arts, Philadelphia School of Circus Arts is opening this weekend! Free tours and fun all weekend long! Visit PhillyCircus.com for more.
Parkway’s 100 year anniversary celebration!! Thursday through Sunday nights, now until October 8th!
Grand Opening! SPiN Ping Pong has come to Philadelphia! Check out an unforgettable ping pong show at 10pm, festivities until 2am. Art, entertainment and sports all under one roof! Robert Covington of the 76ers, renowned artist King SALADEEN, and famed rapper Schoolly D will be hosting this exclusive opening. http://philadelphia.wearespin.com
Barry Manilow tonight at the Wells Fargo Center https://www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com/events/detail/barry-manilow
Tonight through Monday:
The Amazing Acro-cats Frolic in Philadelphia! Sep 14 - Sep 18 · Painted Bride Art Center · Philadelphia. For more information visit: http://www.circuscats.com/schedule.html#.Wbvg4BTc7FI
Kristen will be at Faulkner Volvo on Street Rd in Trevose from 11am to 1pm with food from Fat Jacks BBQ and prizes from the BEN FM Prize Patrol! http://957benfm.com/event/bens-bbq-faulkner-volvo/
The 5th Annual Philadelphia United Jazz Festival and Celebration is Saturday with over 24 bands performing. The Main Stage is at 15th and South St. https://www.philaunitedjazzfestival.com
Free 2pm-10pm philaunitedjazzfestival.com
South Street Oktoberfest at noon at 7th and South. https://www.facebook.com/events/273104786381811/
Aids Thrift right there at 5th and Bainbridge - constantly voted Philly’s best thrift store - is having their block party Saturday at noon.
The Scarecrow Festival is at Peddlers Village. Ben-Fm will be out there. http://957benfm.com/event/peddlers-village-scarecrow-festival-3/
The Red Mill Hauntings Revealed - Peg Leg's Paracon! (10am-5pm)A fun filled day of Paranormal Mysteries at the Historic Red Mill Village Museum. Vendors, Speakers, Tours, Music, Food and a night time investigation of the Mill! $10 entrance fee (proceeds benefit the Historic Red Mill) www.peglegparacon.com
The Weeknd at the Wells Fargo Center. https://www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com/events/detail/the-weeknd
Saturday there’s a FREE concert in west philly - as part of the Neighborhood-to-Neighborhood (N2N) Festival at 50th Street and Baltimore Avenue. Morris Day and The Time and Sheila E. will headline. From 12pm-8-pm at 50th Street and Baltimore.
The 3rd annual Justice Rescue Dog Days of Summer Event at Mealey’s Furniture in Langhorne from 9AM - 3PM with over 150 Classic Cars, Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Trucks, Pro Street Cars and more to raise awareness and funds for Justice Rescue. http://www.justice-rescue.com/dog-days-of-summer.html
Stephen Colbert hosting the Emmy’s at 8pm on CBS!
Arcade Fire at the Wells Fargo Center. https://www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com/events/detail/arcade-fire