I’m Abby! A senior at Temple University, and an intern on BEN-FM’s Morning Show with Kristen Herrmann. Trying to stay warm this weekend but still want to get out of the house? Here are my picks for events happening in and around Philadelphia this weekend.
Philly Home Show: (1/17-1/19) This is the final weekend for the Philly Home Show. It’s a great place is to visit home related displays and get ideas for your next home renovation project. Today at 11:45am, tune into Philly Live where Aunyea Lachelle will be revealing the winner of the Trading Stations Challenge, with Ikea live from the Philly Home Show. Our own Kristen Herrmann was in a design competition for the best office space design with two hosts from our sister stations, Andie Summers (WXTU) & Kathy Romano (BEN-FM’s Her Story show on Sunday mornings at 7:30 and also WMMR). Watch Kristen accept her WIN (hopefully) at 11:45am. Get your Philly Home show tickets HERE.
Bell Biv DeVoe Concert: (1/18) Ricky Bell, Mike Bivins and Ron DeVoe have been playing on stage for over 25 years and they are back again tomorrow night at the Parx Casino to put on another amazing show for you. Check out the Parx Casino website to get your tickets.
Tattoo Arts Convention: (1/17-1/19)Feel like getting a new tattoo this weekend? Well now you can. The PA Convention Center is hosting the Tattoo Arts Convention with over 1500 of the best tattoo artists in the world. You can buy tickets at the door or on there website.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day: (1/18-1/19)The African American Museum in Philadelphia, the Museum of the American Revolution and Eastern State Penitentiary are all having Martin Luther King attractions all weekend long. Check out there websites for more information and tickets.
Center City District Restaurant Week: (Ending Jan 24th). Interested in a three course meal for just $35? Check out the CCD Restaurant Week website to see if your favorite restaurant is participating in this amazing offer!
Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens: (Beginning 1/18 through 3/22) The Orchid Extravaganza starts tomorrow at Longwood Gardens. This attraction is full of the rarest flowers where you can see just how beautiful they are. To purchase tickets and get more information visit there website .
Dinosaurs Around the World: (Ending 1/19) This is the last weekend to get out to the Academy of Natural Sciences for its Dinosaurs Around the World attraction. Check out there website for a list of events happening at the attraction this weekend.
Of course, BEN-FM will be playing your soundtrack all weekend long.
Have a GREAT weekend!!