Tonight Picks: DJs And Drinks At Dilworth Park, Memphis At The Walnut Street Theatre, Burger Month At Iron Hill, Spruce Street Harbor Park, Free Yoga Class At Athleta And More

Dilworth Park
From 5 to 7 p.m., Dilworth Park hosts its DJs and Drinks event, which features deals from Rosa Blanca Cafe and a set from a local DJ. (Photo by M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia)

Thursday evenings call for celebration for the upcoming weekend, and there is a ton going on to get the revelry started tonight.

For happy hour, head to Dilworth Park, which is set to host its weekly DJs and Drinks event — tonight, groove to a DJ set from Mr. Sonny James and sip discounted drinks from Rosa Blanca Cafe.

For dinner, all Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant locations continue to celebrate Burger Month with daily burger specials featuring inventive toppings.

Athelta on Walnut Street will host an evening of free yoga and refreshments for its weekly Vino and Vinyasa yoga classes.

With a chance of thunderstorms tonight, be sure to check the event before heading out to anything alfresco. Our top picks for tonight, below.

DJs and Drinks at Dilworth Park

From 5 to 7 p.m., groove to a DJ set by Mr. Sonny James at the DJs and Drinks event at Dilworth Park. To add to the celebratory spirit, Rosa Blanca cafe will be serving a number of drink specials, too.

When: Thursday, May 28, 5-7 p.m.
Where: Dilworth Park, Broad and Market streets
Cost: Pay as you go

Pairings on the Parkway

Tonight, Pairings on the Parkway continues its summer season at Sister Cities Park. Guests are encouraged to BYOB and enjoy live music and grilled fare (think burgers and hot dogs) from Logan Square Café. For the younger set, the Children’s Discovery Garden will be open with tons of activities and fun for kids.

When: Thursday, May 15, 5-8 p.m.
Where: Sister Cities Park, 18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost: Pay as you go

Burger Month at Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant

May is National Burger Month and all Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant locations are plating a different inventive burger each day of the month to celebrate the holiday. Tonight, try a burger topped with mushrooms, pesto aioli and chevre.

When: Thursday, May 28
Where: Participating Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant locations
Cost: Pay as you go

Spruce Street Harbor Park

Spruce Street Harbor Park and RiverRink Summerfest started their summer season on Friday and continues to be a great spot to enjoy the waterfront. Visit Spruce Street Harbor Park for hammock lounging, craft beer, food and games, and hit up RiverRink Summerfest for roller skating, food, drinks and more.

When: Thursday, May 28
Where: Penn’s Landing, 401 S. Columbus Boulevard at Spruce Street
Cost: Pay as you go

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More events, below.

Memphis at the Walnut Street Theatre

Inspired by real-life events, Memphis, the Tony Award-winning musical takes the stage at Walnut Street Theatre. Tickets for tonight’s show, which starts at 8 p.m., start at just $25.

When: Thursday, May 28, 8 p.m.
Where: Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street
Cost: $25-$95

Philadelphia International Tango Festival

Tonight marks night one of the Philadelphia International Tango Festival. Tonight’s events include a beginner tango workshop, a performance, dance party and more at the Christ Church Neighborhood House.

When: Thursday, May 28
Where: Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American Street
Cost: Ranges from $15 to $40, depending on the event

Offal Dinner at Kensington Quarters

Fancy a pig roast? Head to Kensington Quarters in Fishtown for a $75 five-course wine dinner with a variety of farm-fresh meats. Enjoy plates like barbecued pigs head, grilled lamb heart, fried chicken feet and more.

When: Thursday, May 28, 7 p.m.
Where: Kensington Quarters, 1310-12 Frankford Avenue
Cost: $75 per person

Free Yoga Class at Athleta

Enjoy yoga with a side of refreshments at Athleta Philly on Walnut Street. From 6 to 7 p.m., stop by for a bring-your-own-mat yoga class followed by shopping and refreshments at 7 p.m. Bonus: This class is completely free.

When: Thursday, April 28, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Athleta Philly, 1722 Walnut Street
Cost: Free

Spring Happy Hour at Pub and Kitchen

Celebrate the warm weather with a drink in hand at Pub and Kitchen as the restaurant continues its spring happy hour available Monday through Friday. From 4 to 6 p.m., enjoy half-priced oysters, $7 sangria, $7 cocktails, $5 wine and $4 Victory summer love.

When: Thursday, May 28, 4-6 p.m.
Where: Pub and Kitchen, 1946 Lombard Street
Cost: Pay as you go

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