This weekend's forecast calls for unseasonably mild temperatures, the perfect time to get out and enjoy all the exciting events, exhibitions and dining throughout the city. (Photo by J. Fusco for GPTMC)
All of the holiday celebrations and festivities are behind us and life is back to normal. Don’t worry, this doesn’t mean there will be a lack of events in the city. There is plenty going on at some of our favorite theaters, museums, restaurants and bars.
Check out our top picks for this weekend, below:
Friday, January 11
Assistance at the Wilma Theater (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Second Fridays: Pink Skull DJs at Johnny Brenda’s
Blue Cross RiverRink (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Christmas Tree Recycling (Fri, Sat)
The London Souls at Milkboy Philly
Les Misérables at the Academy of Music (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at the Franklin Institute (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Our Top Picks for Brunch (Sat, Sun)
Cold Steel, Warm Knights at Philadelphia Museum of Art
Saturday, January 12
Alex’s Lemonade Stand’s 2013 Lemon Ball
Arden Theatre Company presents Cinderella (Sat, Sun)
DJ Frosty at North Bowl
Joint admission to the National Constitution Center and Franklin Institute (Fri, Sat, Sun)
More picks below!
Winter Adventure Tours at Eastern State Penitentiary (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Dancing Around The Bride at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Temple Men’s Basketball vs. Saint Louis at the Liacouras Center
Creature Capers at The Clay Studio
Stand-up comedy at Act II Playhouse
Sunday, January 13
Top Picks for Sunday Suppers
Snow Bar at Chaddsford Winery (Sat, Sun)
The Female Gaze: Women Artists Making their World at PAFA (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Maya 2012: Lords of Time at the Penn Museum (Fri, Sat, Sun) – Closing Day!
American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition at the National Constitution Center (Fri, Sat, Sun)
2013 WitOut Awards for Philadelphia Comedy at World Cafe Live
Apron Chronicles: A Patchwork of American Recollections at the Mercer Museum (Fri, Sat, Sun) – Closing Day!
Pod’s Late-Night Happy Hour