Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At Philadelphia Museum Of Art, Pop-Up Yoga Classes And More

The best things happening tonight, January 11, in Philly...

Wednesday night in Philly means movie nights, concerts, after-hours museum events, happy hour and so much more.

Tonight, FringeArts kicks off its winter movie night series. This evening, head to the Columbus Boulevard space for a screening of The Silence of the Lambs and themed appetizer specials to accompany the screening.

Rothman Cabin at Dilworth Park offers happy hour specials from 5 to 7 p.m. and a spot to warm up after an evening on the ice rink.

Our top picks for tonight, below.

Cocktails and Cold Ones in the Cabin

Wednesday night means happy hour at Rothman Cabin at Dilworth Park. From 5 to 7 p.m., enjoy deals on cocktails, beer, wine and select snacks.

Cocktails and Cold Ones in the Cabin

When:Wednesday, January 11, 5-7 p.m.
Where:Rothman Cabin at Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th Street
Cost:Pay as you go

www.ccdparks.org

Grateful Dead Yoga at the National Museum of American Jewish History

To mark the final week of its Bill Graham exhibition (who was a renowned rock promoter!), the National Museum of American Jewish History welcomes yogis for an all-levels yoga class to the music of the Grateful Dead. The class is free with the price of museum admission. Yogis are asked to bring their own mat.

Grateful Dead Yoga at the National Museum of American Jewish History

When:Wednesday, January 11, 6 p.m.
Where:National Museum of American Jewish History, 101 South Independence Mall E.
Cost:$11-$12; free for active military and children 12 & under

www.nmajh.org

Quizzo in the Lodge at RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink WinterfestPhoto by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia

Head to the Lodge at RiverRink Winterfest for deals on drinks and a round of challenging quizzo. The games start at 6 p.m. and those who finish in first, second and third place take home prizes.

Quizzo in the Lodge at RiverRink Winterfest

When:Wednesday, January 4, 6-8 p.m.
Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:Pay as you go

www.delawareriverwaterfront.com

Grand Opening Party at Dim Sum House

The team behind Jane G’s, a Sichuan restaurant in Rittenhouse, opens a brand-new Dim Sum spot in University City this evening. Tonight at 7 p.m., Dim Sum House opens its doors to the public with a fun-filled opening party featuring a Lion Dance performance, firecrackers, live music, food samples, drink specials and more.

Grand Opening Party at Dim Sum House

When:Wednesday, January 11, 7 p.m.
Where:Dim Sum House, 3939 Chestnut Street
Cost:Pay as you go

www.dimsum.house

Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Starting at 5 p.m., admission to the Philadelphia Museum of Art is pay what you wish. Explore the galleries within the main building and enjoy crafts, snacks, yoga and more.

Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

When:Wednesday, January 4, 5-8:45 p.m.
Where:Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost:Pay what you wish

www.philamuseum.org

The Silence of the Lambs at FringeArts

After a super successful outdoor movie series this past summer, FringeArts on Columbus Boulevard brings its movies inside for the winter. Tonight, catch a screening of The Silence of the Lambs along with popcorn and themed appetizer pairings. Admission is $20 per person.

The Silence of the Lambs at FringeArts

When:Wednesday, January 11, 8 p.m.
Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:$20

www.fringearts.com

PAFA After Dark

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA)Photo by B. Krist for Visit Philadelphia

On Wednesday nights, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts keeps its doors open until 9 p.m. and offers a slew of special programming to boot. Tonight, guests can explore the collection while enjoying live music in the galleries and a fun scavenger hunt.

PAFA After Dark

When:Wednesday, January 11, 5-9 p.m.
Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts , 118-128 N. Broad Street
Cost:$15 for general admission; free for members, military personnel and children 12 & under

www.pafa.org

Philly Loves Bowie: Bowie Karaoke at Johnny Brenda’s

Philly Loves Bowie Week continue this evening with a night of karaoke at Johnny Brenda's. Guests are invited to belt out songs like Changes, Under Pressure and more. Admission to the sing-along is free.

Philly Loves Bowie: Bowie Karaoke at Johnny Brenda’s

When:Wednesday, January 11, 8 p.m.
Where:Johnny Brenda's, 1201 Frankford Avenue
Cost:Pay as you go

www.johnnybrendas.com

Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks

Tickets start at just $24 for tonight's Sixers game at the Wells Fargo Center. Tonight, watch the Sixers take on the Knicks starting at 7 p.m.

Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks

When:Wednesday, January 11, 7 p.m.
Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street
Cost:$24 and up

www.nba.com

Pop-Up Yoga at 30th Street Station

This evening, Honeygrow — one of the city’s favorite health-conscious, fast-casual restaurants — presents a free pop-up yoga class in 30th Street Station’s north waiting room. Local yoga mat retailer PLUSgives mats will be on site selling their colorful mats.

Pop-Up Yoga at 30th Street Station

When:Wednesday, January 11, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Where:North Waiting Room of 30th Street Station, 2955 Market Street
Cost:Free

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The Secret Cinema Presents: From Philadelphia with Love: Industrial, Educational, and other Lost Local Films

Movies like Rocky, Creed and M. Night Shyamalan’s films are synonymous with Philadelphia, but there are also a number of lesser-known movies that feature our fair city just as heavily. This evening, the Bryn Mawr Film Institute screens independent films from the past few decades that showcase Philadelphia.

The Secret Cinema Presents: From Philadelphia with Love: Industrial, Educational, and other Lost Local Films

When:Wednesday, January 11, 7:30 p.m.
Where:Bryn Mawr Film Institute, 824 Lancaster Avenue, Bryn Mawr
Cost:$6.50-$12.50

www.brynmawrfilm.org

Live Music Tonight

Run The Jewels at the Electric Factory and Cabbage at Kung Fu Necktie.

Live Music Tonight

When:All shows are tonight, January 11
Cost:Ticket prices vary and are subject to availability

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