April 20, 2012
Weekend Picks: Science Festival Kicks Off, Carnival On The Parkway, Earth Day, Reading Terminal’s La Festa Italiana, Zoe Strauss Closes And More
It’s going to be a stunner this weekend, both weather-wise and events-wise.
From the Science and Book Festival Carnival on the Ben Franklin Parkway to the opening of one of the spring’s most anticipated art exhibitions, Offering Of The Angels: Treasures From The Uffizi, plus foodie events and theater productions, it’s going to be a doozie. Don’t miss a minute of it.
And, of course, Go Flyers!
Our top picks for your best weekend, below:
Friday, April 20
The 2012 Philadelphia Science Festival Kicks Off! (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Offering Of The Angels: Treasures From The Uffizi at the Michener Art Museum (Fri, Sat, Sun) — Opening Day!
Federal Donuts’ Art in the Age-inspired donuts available! (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Philadelphia Book Festival (Fri, Sat)
Simon Fashion Now® at King of Prussia (Fri, Sat)
Philly Tech Week 2012 (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Philadanco: The Philadelphia Connection (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Flyers NHL Playoffs Round 1, Game 5 at 7:30 p.m. – LET’S GO FLYERS!!
Saturday, April 21
“Run! The Super-Athletes of the Sierra Madre” at the Penn Museum (Fri, Sat, Sun)
More Weekend Picks, below.
Morris Arboretum’s Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival — Closing Day!
Science Festival Film Fest (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Sunday, April 22
BalletX Spring Series at the Wilma Theater (Fri, Sat, Sun) — Closing Day!
Independence Seaport Museum’s Titanic Philadelphians (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Mauckingbird Theatre Company’s The Temperamentals (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Rittenhouse Fair & Square Pop-Up Shop (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Force of Nature at Woodmere Art Museum (Fri, Sat, Sun) — Closing Day!
Philadelphia Theatre Company’s The Outgoing Tide (Fri, Sat, Sun) — Closing Day!
Flashpoint Theatre Company’s Slip/Shot (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Zoe Strauss: Ten Years at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Fri, Sat, Sun) — Closing Day!
Defending The Caveman at the Prince Music Theater (Fri, Sat, Sun)
The Walnut Street Theatre’s God Of Carnage (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Van Gogh Up Close at The Philadelphia Museum Of Art (Fri, Sat, Sun)