Tonight Picks: National Museum Of American Jewish History “Cocktails & Comedies” Film Series, 82nd MLB All-Star Game And More

Start off your summer evening with a cocktail on the museum's beautiful terrace overlooking Independence Mall. (Photo courtesy National Museum Of American Jewish History)

[Summer in Philadelphia is action-packed, and we want to help you cherry-pick from all the events and activities going on. On certain days that promise particularly bustling evenings, we’ll be rounding up our selections for the most can’t-miss pursuits with which to fill your schedule. See you out there!]

“Cocktails & Comedies” Film Series at the National Museum Of American Jewish History: Enjoy a cocktail hour on the museum’s beautiful terrace, followed by a screening of The Producers at this second installment of the museum’s summer-long ode to Jewish comedians.

Where: 101 S. Independence Mall East
When: July 12, July 19, July 26, cocktails begin at 6 p.m. and the movie at 7 p.m.
Cost: $15 per night, $36 for three-film package

Liberty Lands Park Summer Movie Series: Every Tuesday night at nightfall, popular films ranging from Where the Wild Things Are to Raiders of the Lost Ark will be shown in Liberty Lands park, courtesy of the Northern Liberties Neighbors Association. Tonight’s is Something to Sing About. Pack a picnic!

Where: 700 N. 3rd Street
When: Tuesdays until August 23; tonight is at 9 p.m.
Cost: Free

82nd Major League Baseball All-Star Game: Watch Placido Polanco, Cole Hamels, Cliff Lee, Roy Halladay and Shane Victorino (way to vote, everyone!) at Chase Field in Arizona, representing the National League.

Where: Watch on Fox
When: Tuesday, July 12, 8 p.m. EST
Cost: N.A.

Global Fusion Week events: Global Fusion, presented by the Multicultural Affairs Congress, celebrates Caribbean, Hispanic, African, African-American and Asian cultures through a week of fun, highlighted by the action-packed annual all-day festival at Penn’s Landing on Saturday, July 16. Tonight’s schedule, including a night of dining and salsa dancing at Reef Restaurant & Lounge, and a reggae party at Silk City, is available online.

Where: Locations vary
When: Tonight; festival continues through July 17
Cost: Varies


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