Tonight Picks: Final Old City Eats Of The Season, Grand Opening Of Pub At The Porch And More

Enjoy a late summer night in Philly...

Kick off your Labor Day weekend fun one night early tonight in Philly, where there are a ton of great things going on.

Tonight is the last night of the season for Old City Eats. Grab a great dinner deal at one of more than 25-plus excellent Old City restaurants.

Those looking for fun in the sun should head to the space outside 30th Street Station for the grand opening of Pub at The Porch, featuring drinks, giveaways and live music.

Our top picks for tonight, below.

Old City Eats

Center City Restaurant Week - High Street on MarketPhoto by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia

Tonight marks the final night of the season for Old City Eats, a happy hour promotion featuring deals on food and drinks at some of the top restaurants and bars in the neighborhood. From 5 to 8 p.m., places like Capofitto, Lucha Cartel and High Street on Market (above) serve $4 featured beers, $5 featured cocktails and half-priced appetizers.

Old City Eats

When:Thursday, August 31, 5-8 p.m.
Where:Various locations including High Street on Market, 308 Market Street
Cost:Pay as you go

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Grand Opening of Pub at The Porch

Starting tonight and running through the fall, The Porch at 30th Street Station will be home to an al fresco pub operated by 30th Street Station's Bridgewater Pub Wednesday through Friday evenings. Head there tonight for a grand opening celebration complete with drinks, food from Dos Hermanos Tacos, music from DJ Ed Christo, giveaways, raffles and more.

Grand Opening of Pub at The Porch

When:Thursday, August 31, 4-8 p.m.
Where:The Porch at 30th Street Station, 2901-2949 Market Street
Cost:Pay as you go

www.universitycity.org

Eat and Drink to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Morgan's PierPhoto by A. Ricketts for Visit Philadelphia

In support of charity efforts for people dealing with the devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey, restaurant & bar collective FCM Hospitality is donating 100 percent of their profits at six locations tonight to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. Every dollar spent at Parks On Tap at Clark Park, Parks On Tap at Cliveden Park, William Street Common, Morgan's Pier, Dolphin Tavern and Parks On Tap Jr.: Culture On Tap will go to supporting victims of Hurricane Harvey.

Eat and Drink to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

When:Thursday, August 31
Where:Various locations including Morgan's Pier, 221 N. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:Pay as you go

www.ghcf.org

Pairings on the Parkway: John Grecia & Drew Nielands with Joy Ike at Sister Cities Park

The weekly Pairings On The Parkway series brings singer-songwriter music to the breezy environs of Sister Cities Park. The park's Logan Square Cafe will offer a special summer grilling menu and wine will be available by the glass and bottle from Chaddsford Winery.

Pairings on the Parkway: John Grecia & Drew Nielands with Joy Ike at Sister Cities Park

When:Thursday, August 31, 5-8 p.m.
Where:Sister Cities Park, 210 N. 18th Street
Cost:Free

www.centercityphila.org

Parks on Tap at Clark Park and Cliveden Park

Parks On TapPhoto courtesy Fairmount Park Conservancy

Concession trucks meet permanent parks during Parks on Tap, a roving beer garden stopping at 20 Philly parks this summer and fall. The program takes advantage of lush extant spaces and Philly's wealth of mobile suppliers to bring trucks serving up light fare, craft beer and other adult beverages to various spots. Tonight, Parks on Tap is at Clark Park and Cliveden Park.

Parks on Tap at Clark Park and Cliveden Park

When:Thursday, August 31, 5-10 p.m.
Where:Clark Park, 4300-4398 Baltimore Avenue and Cliveden Park, 6415 Musgrave Street
Cost:Pay as you go

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Waterfront Live Sessions at Spruce Street Harbor Park

The Waterfront Live Sessions live music series continues tonight at Spruce Street Harbor Park. Enjoy a blend of Eastern European and jazz from the West Philadelphia Orchestra under the park's colorful lights. Afterward, explore games, hammocks and more at one of Philly's most popular waterfront attractions.

Waterfront Live Sessions at Spruce Street Harbor Park

When:Thursday, August 31, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Where:Spruce Street Harbor Park, 301 S. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:Free

www.delawareriverwaterfront.com

Free Screening of Sing at Great Plaza at Penn's Landing

The free movie nights at Great Plaza at Penn's Landing end for the season tonight with a free screening of Sing on the waterfront movie screen. The film is slated to start at dusk, which is about 8 p.m. this week.

Free Screening of Sing at Great Plaza at Penn's Landing

When:Thursday, August 31, 8-11 p.m.
Where:Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:Free

www.delawareriverevents.com

End of Summer Beer Garden at the Mütter Museum

Enjoy a happy hour at the Mütter Museum's annual End of Summer Beer Garden. In addition to great drinks and conversations, the museum's famous collection of medical oddities will be open to guests.

End of Summer Beer Garden at the Mütter Museum

When:Thursday, August 31, 6-10 p.m.
Where:Mütter Museum, 19 S. 22nd Street
Cost:$12, general admission; $5, members; free, College of Physicians Fellows

www.muttermuseum.org

Final Stroll The Street of the Season in Manayunk

Deals at Manayunk shops and restaurants bring people out each Thursday for Stroll The Street, which ends for the season tonight. Find $5 meal and drink deals at certain restaurants and shop for special finds at various shops.

Final Stroll The Street of the Season in Manayunk

When:Thursday, August 31, 5 p.m.-sundown
Where:Various Manayunk locations including Bourbon Blue, 2 Rector Street
Cost:Pay as you go

www.manayunk.com

Dock Street Brewery's 10 Years in the Firehouse Party

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Dock Street Brewing Company's West Philadelphia brewery (and the company's 32nd year in business), Dock Street Brewery is throwing a 10 Years in the Firehouse party. In addition to cold brews, enjoy a new can release of the brewery's West of Center Pale Ale and get a tattoo of Dock Street's signature anchor for $20-$25.

Dock Street Brewery's 10 Years in the Firehouse Party

When:Thursday, August 31, 3-11 p.m.
Where:Dock Street Brewery, 701 S. 50th Street
Cost:Pay as you go

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Live Music Tonight

Green Day at BB&T Pavilion and Yac House at Bourbon & Branch.

Live Music Tonight

When:All shows are tonight, August 31
Cost:Ticket prices vary and are subject to availability

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