Tonight Picks: Restaurant Week, Happy Hour At Dilworth Park And More

Wednesday nights are never boring in Philadelphia thanks to an assortment of fun events that are on tap for the evening.

The calendar for the evening is about to fill up with everything from dinner deals and happy hours to after-hours museum events and live music.

Center City Restaurant Week continues to satisfy appetites all around this evening with $35 dinner deals at favorite restaurants like Jamonera, Butcher and Singer, Abe Fisher, Barbuzzo and more. Also in Center City, Center City Sips takes up winter residency at Dilworth Park as the popular ice rink offers happy hour deals in its warming tent and the on-site Rosa Blanca Cafe.

Art fans should head to the Trocadero as it hosts a super-cool art showcase featuring works by local artists, filmmakers, designers and photographers.

Our top picks for tonight, below.

Center City Restaurant Week

Center City Restaurant Week continues at more than 100 restaurants tonight with $35 three-course dinners to satisfy appetites and wallets. Participating restaurants include Barbuzzo, Abe Fisher, Zahav, Zama, High Street on Market and Jamonera.

Center City Restaurant Week

When:Wednesday, January 20
Where:Philadelphia City Hall, 1401 JFK Boulevard
Cost:$35 plus tax and gratuity

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

It's pay-what-you-wish Wednesday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which means craft time, after-hours tours, yoga, games and more.

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

When:Wednesday, January 20, 5 p.m.
Where:Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost:Pay what you wish

www.philamuseum.org

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Spend your evening at RiverRink Winterfest, which offers everything from ice skating and arcade games to a winter beer garden and snacks from Garces Group.

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

When:Wednesday, January 20
Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:Pay as you go

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Center City District Sips and Skate

Center City Sips takes up temporary residency at Dilworth Park for evening happy hour and ice skating on Wednesday nights. Tonight, enjoy $3 beer, $4 wine and $5 cocktails at the Center City public space. Also note that food will be 10 percent off.

Center City District Sips and Skate

When:Wednesday, January 20, 5-9 p.m.
Where:Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th Street
Cost:$3 beer, $4 wine, $5 specialty cocktails

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Raw Philadelphia at the Trocadero

Tonight, the Trocadero hosts some of the most creative folks in the biz for RAW: Philadelphia Futures, a showcase of local artists, filmmakers, fashion designers and performing artists. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Raw Philadelphia at the Trocadero

When:Wednesday, January 20, 7 p.m.
Where:Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street
Cost:$20 in advance, $25 at the door

www.thetroc.com

Open Studio Night at NextFab

NextFab celebrates its new North Philly studio with open studio nights on Wednesday evenings through February 10. Guests can explore the space and learn how to use items like 3D printers and laser cutters while enjoying a complimentary beverage.

Open Studio Night at NextFab

When:Wednesday, January 20, 6-8 p.m.
Where:NextFab North Fourth, 1227 N. 4th Street
Cost:Free

www.nextfab.com

Sittin' In at the Kimmel Center

Fans of free music should head to the Kimmel Center tonight for Sittin' In, its monthly jam session. Tonight, Laurin Talese will treat guests to live jazz from her upcoming album. Doors open at 8 p.m., and the show is slated to start at 9 p.m.

Sittin' In at the Kimmel Center

When:Wednesday, January 20, 8 p.m.
Where:Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad Street
Cost:Free

www.kimmelcenter.org

Contouring Classes and Cocktails

Learn the basics of makeup contouring from leading makeup artist Irina Kravchenko at The Rittenhouse Spa & Club — Hair by Paul Labrecque at a totally free event featuring cocktails from the Library Bar and 20 percent all salon retail items.

Contouring Classes and Cocktails

When:Wednesday, January 20, 5:30-7 p.m.
Where:The Rittenhouse Hotel, 210 W. Rittenhouse Square
Cost:Free

www.rittenhousehotel.com

Live Music Tonight

G-Eazy and A$AP Ferg at The Fillmore; QUEENSRYCHE at the TLA and Torres at Johnny Brenda's.

Live Music Tonight

When:All shows are tonight, Wednesday, January 20
Cost:Ticket prices vary and tickets are subject to availability by venue

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