Tonight Picks: The Oval+, Come Together Dance Festival, Center City Sips, Navy Yard Al Fresco And More

Beat the heat with a fun night out in Philly...

It’s going to be another great summer night in Philadelphia.

Enjoy a drink outdoors at more than 80 venues participating in Center City Sips or at the popular roving beer garden Parks On Tap, which is at Penn Treaty Park this week.

Looking for a fun way to stay active? Tonight is Wellness Wednesday at The Oval+, featuring free yoga, kickboxing and more.

Our top picks for tonight, below.

Center City Sips

In the summertime, Wednesday nights in Philly are arguably the best night of the week to grab an after-work drink. This Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m., enjoy food and drink deals at more than 80 spots as Center City Sips returns to beer bars, cocktail spots, beer gardens, restaurants and more.

Center City Sips

When:Wednesday, August 16, 5-7 p.m.
Where:Various locations including Pagano’s Market and Bar, 2001 Market Street
Cost:$5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer, half-priced appetizers

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Parks on Tap at Penn Treaty Park

Fishtown’s huge Penn Treaty Park welcomes beer garden fans for this week’s edition of Parks on Tap. Running tonight through Sunday, the roving beer garden fills the park with cold beer, spiked slushies, barbecue, games and plenty of spaces to hang out around the waterfront park.

Parks on Tap at Penn Treaty Park

When:Wednesday, August 16, 5-10 p.m.
Where:Penn Treaty Park, 1301 N. Beach Street
Cost:Pay as you go

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Wednesday Poké & Complimentary Hawaiian Craft Beer Special at TradeWinds B.Y.O.B.

TradeWinds B.Y.O.B. brings Hawaiian flavors to Chestnut Hill with their new Poké & Complimentary Hawaiian Craft Beer Special. Enjoy either a poké sampler ($12) or a Poké bowl ($15) full of fresh fish, rice and vegetables seasoned with TradeWinds’ signature sauces. To make the meal complete, each poké sampler or bowl comes with a can of Hawaiian craft beer.

Wednesday Poké & Complimentary Hawaiian Craft Beer Special at TradeWinds B.Y.O.B.

When:Wednesday, August 16, 5-9:30 p.m.
Where:TradeWinds B.Y.O.B., 8630 Germantown Avenue
Cost:Pay as you go

www.tradewindsbyob.com

Passyunk Passeggiata

East PassyunkPhoto courtesy East Passyunk Avenue Business District

East Passyunk Avenue’s weekly community event features tasty dining deals at restaurants like Paradiso and sales at popular shops like Miss Demeanor. Spend your evening enjoying some of the best that South Philly has to offer.

Passyunk Passeggiata

When:Wednesday, August 16, 3-8 p.m.
Where:East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia
Cost:Pay as you go

www.visiteastpassyunk.com

Wellness Wednesday at The Oval+

Spend the last Wednesday of The Oval+’s 2017 season getting fit! Wellness Wednesday features free power yoga, kickboxing and more fun exercises.

Wellness Wednesday at The Oval+

When:Wednesday, August 16, 6-8 p.m.
Where:The Oval, 2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost:Free

www.theovalphl.org

Twin Lobster Dinner at Oyster House

For $30, enjoy twin lobsters and corn on the cob at Oyster House during its Twin Lobster Dinner. Succulent lobsters are brought in from Maine as part of what’s become a popular Philly summer dining deal.

Twin Lobster Dinner at Oyster House

When:Wednesday, August 16, starting at 5 p.m.
Where:Oyster House, 1516 Sansom Street
Cost:$30

www.oysterhousephilly.com

Come Together Dance Festival

Every year, Koresh Dance Company presents the giant Come Together Dance Festival, an event that runs for five days — starting tonight! — and features more than 40 dance troupes from the area and beyond.

Come Together Dance Festival

When:Wednesday, August 16, 6:30 p.m.
Where:Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad Street
Cost:$23-$99

www.koreshdance.org

Broadway Philadelphia Presents: Wicked at the Academy of Music

Broadway box office smash Wicked aims to put a spell on you this month at the Academy of Music. Tickets for tonight’s show, which starts at 7:30 p.m., can be purchased online by clicking the button below.

Broadway Philadelphia Presents: Wicked at the Academy of Music

When:Wednesday, August 16, 7:30 p.m.
Where:Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street
Cost:$29 and up

www.kimmelcenter.org

Navy Yard Al Fresco

Food trucks, live music, games, beer and shopping converge on the Central Green at the Navy Yard for an evening of al fresco fun. The event runs from 4 to 7 p.m. and admission is completely free. Food, drinks and activities are available on a pay-as-you-go basis.

Navy Yard Al Fresco

When:Wednesday, August 16, 4-7 p.m.
Where:Central Green, Intrepid Avenue & Rouse Boulevard
Cost:Pay as you go

www.navyyard.org

P.M. @ Penn Museum - Summer Nights

Live music returns to the Penn Museum tonight as part of the attraction’s P.M. @ Penn Museum - Summer Nights music series. Enjoy the gritty ’50s rock sounds of The Kyle Lacy Band in the museum’s beautiful courtyard. Rock on.

P.M. @ Penn Museum - Summer Nights

When:Wednesday, August 16, 5-8 p.m.
Where:Penn Museum, 3260 South Street
Cost:$10

www.penn.museum

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

Tonight, take advantage of a great deal and pay what you wish for admission to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Participate in yoga or sketch your own ideas inspired by your walk through the museum’s beautiful collection of art.

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

When:Wednesday, August 16, 5-8:45 p.m.
Where:Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost:Pay what you wish

www.philamuseum.org

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