February 3-5, 2017

Weekend Picks: First Friday, Center City Restaurant Week, Philly Auto Show And More

A guide to 50+ things to do this weekend...

Get excited: February is kicking off in a major way in Philadelphia. This weekend, enjoy the Philly Auto Show, winter pop-up bars, deals on museum admission and so much more.

The weekend starts with First Friday celebrations across town — think a swing dance party at the Barnes Foundation, exhibit openings at Old City galleries and more.

Friday marks the final day of Center City Restaurant Week, one of the city’s most popular deal-fueled food promotions. Be sure to head out for lunch or dinner on the final day of this foodie event.

And don’t forget to follow Uwishunu on Twitter and Instagram for updates throughout the weekend.

Read on for our guide to this weekend in Philadelphia.

Friday, February 3

Top Pick

Philadelphia Auto Show

Test drive a BMW, snap a selfie with a 1966 Batmobile, view the industry’s newest creations and more...

Top Pick

Films at AAMP: Black Girl + Merkato

On Friday, February 3, the African American Museum’s recurring free film series returns with two movie screenings...

Jay Pharoah at Punch Line Philly

(Fri, Sat)

The master impressionist and current star of Saturday Night Live brings his antics to the stage at Punch Line Philly this week...

John at Arden Theatre Company

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

A haunting story of a visit to historic Gettysburg comes to Arden Theatre Company in a new play by a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright...

Ongoing Exhibitions

Prisons Today at Eastern State Penitentiary

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to the nation’s first major museum exhibition about preconceptions surrounding incarceration in America...

Philadelphia Auto Show

The Philadelphia Auto Show continues to impress crowds through Sunday with a showcase of more than 700 cars, test drives and more. (Photo courtesy Philadelphia Auto Show)

Saturday, February 4

Top Pick

Philadelphia Auto Show

Test drive a BMW, snap a selfie with a 1966 Batmobile, view the industry’s newest creations and more...

Ongoing Exhibitions

Prisons Today at Eastern State Penitentiary

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to the nation’s first major museum exhibition about preconceptions surrounding incarceration in America...

City Tap House

Super Bowl Sunday is here with watch parties at bars across the city, takeout specials and so much more. Go, team! (Photo by M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia)

Sunday, February 5

Top Pick

Philadelphia Auto Show

Test drive a BMW, snap a selfie with a 1966 Batmobile, view the industry’s newest creations and more...

Top Pick

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Penn's Landing transforms into a winterized oasis with ice skating, a beer garden, games and more...

Super Bowl Parties

Ongoing Exhibitions

Prisons Today at Eastern State Penitentiary

(Fri, Sat, Sun)

Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to the nation’s first major museum exhibition about preconceptions surrounding incarceration in America...

Neighborhoods

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