This long weekend is full of President’s Day celebrations and Valentine’s festivities in addition to award-winning performances, great specials at some of the city’s bars and exciting exhibits at our finest museums.
Here are our top picks for this weekend, below:
Friday, February 15
Opera Philadelphia Presents Silent Night (Fri, Sun)
Green Day’s American Idiot at the Merriam Theater (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Drawn To Dinosaurs at the Academy of Natural Sciences (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
1812 Productions presents To Fool The Eye (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Metropolitan Gallery’s Second State, Second Edition (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Art in the Age of Prohibition Exhibit (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Arden Theatre Presents Endgame (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Saturday, February 16
Luna Theater’s Lungs (Fri, Sat) – Closing Day!
Noir’s Canadian-Inspired Happy Hour (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Northern Liberties Winter Music Festival (Fri, Sat)
Valentine’s Ghost Tour (Fri, Sat)
Philadelphia Theatre Company Presents The Mountaintop (Fri, Sat, Sun)
More picks, below.
Sunday, February 17
Come See About Me at the African American Museum of Philadelphia (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Our Top Picks for Brunch (Sat, Sun)
The Clay Studio’s Valentine’s Day Date Night (Fri, Sat, Sun)
The Female Gaze: Women Artists Making their World at PAFA (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey at the Wells Fargo Center (Fri, Sat, Sun)
An Ideal Husband at the Walnut Street Theatre (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Monday, February 18 – Happy Presidents’ Day!
Our Top Picks for Presidents’ Day Weekend (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Presidents’ Day Weekend at the National Constitution Center (Sat, Sun, Mon)
Presidents’ Week at City Tavern (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)