Tonight Picks: Flower Show, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art And More

Great ways to enjoy your Wednesday night in Philly...

The last days of winter mean there are more ways than ever to celebrate in Philly.

The Philadelphia Museum of Art has pay-what-you-wish admission and The Franklin Institute has free admission tonight.

Plus, the Pride Comedy Festival has loads of laughs for all at Franky Bradley’s.

Our top picks for tonight, below…

Philadelphia Flower Show

Tonight, take in major spring views at the annual Philadelphia Flower Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. It features top-of-the-line horticulture and landscape design, entertainment and more than 100 vendors. For 2017, the show focuses on Holland, exploring the country's eco-design, modern greening, traditional windmills, wooden shoes and tulips.

Philadelphia Flower Show

When:Wednesday, March 15 until 9 p.m.
Where:Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street
Cost:Online tickets, $28, adults ($31 March 11-19); $20, students; $15, children; Box office tickets, $35, adults; $22, students; $17, children; Free for children under 2

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PAFA After Dark

Combine a relaxed museum atmosphere with great drinks and live performances and you have PAFA After Dark. This week's edition of the popular after-hours series features the return of the Review Panel, a panel of arts experts discussing some of the most noteworthy exhibits in Philly.

PAFA After Dark

When:Wednesday, March 15, 5:30-9 p.m.
Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street
Cost:$10 general admission, $5 for members

www.pafa.org

Pride Comedy Festival at Franky Bradley's

The Pride Comedy Festival comes to Franky Bradley's promising a night of big laughs for a good cause. Top LGBT comedians and allies take center stage, with proceeds from the show benefitting the William Way LGBT Community Center.

Pride Comedy Festival at Franky Bradley's

When:Wednesday, March 15, 7 p.m.
Where:Franky Bradley's, 1320 Chancellor Street
Cost:$20 and up

www.frankybradleys.com

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

Tonight, pay what you wish for admission to one of the largest and most beautiful collections of art in the world. Pencils and paper will be provided for observers to draw whatever comes to mind as they enjoy the museum.

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

When:Wednesday, March 22, 5-8:45 p.m.
Where:Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost:Pay what you wish

www.philamuseum.org

Community Night at The Franklin Institute

Tonight, The Franklin Institute features free admission to all of its educational and entertaining exhibits. Learn something and have fun for free!

Community Night at The Franklin Institute

When:Wednesday, March 15, 5-8 p.m.
Where:The Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th Street
Cost:Free

www.fi.edu

Philadelphia Flyers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Philly's beloved Broad Street Bullies take to the ice for what looks to be another colorful chapter in their long-running rivalry with the Pittsburgh Penguins. Tonight's game starts at 7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia Flyers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

When:Wednesday, March 15, 7:30 p.m.
Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street
Cost:$75 and up

www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com

Bowling Happy Hour at North Bowl

Enjoy hump day with a fun night of drinks and strikes at North Bowl. All games of bowling and select beer are just $2.

Bowling Happy Hour at North Bowl

When:Wednesday, March 15, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where:North Bowl, 909 N. 2nd Street
Cost:$2 bowling and $2 select beer

www.northbowlphilly.com

It’s So Learning at FringeArts

Do you ever miss the crazy times you had in school? If so, you're in luck as FringeArts hosts a hilarious show that puts audience members in adult-sized school chairs while interacting with performers in a ridiculously fun throwback to your wackiest school days.

It’s So Learning at FringeArts

When:Wednesday, March 15, 8 p.m.
Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:$20 for adults, $15 for students (25 and under)

www.fringearts.com

The Importance of Being Earnest at the the Walnut Street Theatre

One of Oscar Wilde's most enduring plays comes to life tonight at the Walnut Street Theatre. Razor-sharp dialogue and delightful comedy will keep you wanting more.

The Importance of Being Earnest at the the Walnut Street Theatre

When:Wednesday, March 15, 8 p.m.
Where:Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street
Cost:$20-$85

www.walnutstreettheatre.org

Live Music Tonight

Altered States at Silk City and The Expendables at the Theatre of the Living Arts.

Live Music Tonight

When:All shows are tonight, March 15
Cost:Ticket prices vary and are subject to availability

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