Tonight Picks: East Passyunk Restaurant Week, Pop Goes The Museum At The Art Museum And More

Break up the work week with an after-hours party at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, restaurant week in South Philly and more.

Rain may be falling outside, but there are a wealth of indoor events going on this evening in Philadelphia.

The Philadelphia Museum of Art celebrates the opening of its International Pop exhibition with a special edition of its pay-what-you-wish Wednesday event. Tonight, enjoy all of the regular Wednesday night programming with some special pop-art themed events and movie screenings.

In East Passyunk, more than 20 restaurants open their doors for East Passyunk Restaurant Week, which means dinner deals are served on the avenue. Visit favorite eateries like Brigantessa, Townsend, Bing Bing Dim Sum and Cantina los Caballitos to take advantage of the deal.

Our top picks for tonight, below.

East Passyunk Restaurant Week

Now is the time to visit East Passyunk to sample all of its delicious greatness: From Sunday, February 21 through Saturday, February 27, two dozen restaurants on East Passyunk Avenue will offer up lunch and/or dinner deals for the annual East Passyunk Restaurant Week.

East Passyunk Restaurant Week

When:February 21-27
Where:Participating Restaurants, East Passyunk Avenue
Cost:$15, $25 or $35 (depending on the restaurant) plus tax and gratuity

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

In celebration of its brand-new exhibition, International Pop, the Philadelphia Museum of Art hosts Pop Goes the Museum, a special party for the new exhibit. Starting at 5 p.m., enjoy all of the regular pay-what-you-wish Wednesday events — yoga, crafts, after-hours tours — in addition to pop quizzo with Johnny Goodtimes and a pop art-themed film.

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

When:Wednesday, February 24, 5-8:45 p.m.
Where:Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Cost:Pay what you wish

www.philamuseum.org

Center City Sips and Skate at Dilworth Park

UPDATE: Sips and skate has been cancelled due to inclement weather. It's the final night for Center City Sips and Skate at Dilworth Park. From 5 to 9 p.m., enjoy ice skating followed by a killer happy hour with deals like $3 beer, $4 house wine, a $5 hot toddy, a $5 seasonal mojito and a 10-percent discount on food. In celebration of the flower show, look for a floral installation at the park, too.

Center City Sips and Skate at Dilworth Park

When:Wednesday, February 24
Where:1 S. 15th Street
Cost:Pay as you go

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Joan Shepp's 16th Annual Women of Style & Substance Event

Philadelphia’s trusted source for impeccable designer clothing, shoes and accessories for more than 40 years, Joan Shepp brings the runway to Rittenhouse by stocking a hand-picked selection of men’s and women’s fashions from a lengthy roster of international designers. This week, Philadelphia's fashion mecca celebrates not only style but also substance, with its 16th annual Black History Month event honoring 43 African-American women who have made a difference in the Philadelphia community.

Joan Shepp's 16th Annual Women of Style & Substance Event

When:Wednesday, February 24, 5-8 p.m.
Where:Joan Shepp, 1811 Chestnut Street
Cost:Free

www.joanshepp.com

Winterfest
RiverRink Winterfest is wrapping up for the season, but not before providing guests with ice skating, games, food and drinks. (Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia)

Local Girls Opens at the Drake

Up-and-coming Philly playwright Emma Goidal gets her second production this season as Azuka Theatre premieres this rock ’n’ rollin’ story of high school oddballs. The show opens tonight at 8 p.m. with a pay-what-you-can performance.

Local Girls Opens at the Drake

When:Wednesday, February 24, 8 p.m.
Where:The Drake Apartments, 1512 Spruce Street
Cost:Pay what you can

www.azukatheatre.org

The Final Week For RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is coming into its last week. Make plans to visit the wintertime-only attraction for games, food, its indoor winter beer garden and more.

The Final Week For RiverRink Winterfest

When:Wednesday, February 24
Where:101 S. Columbus Boulevard

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BYOB Screening of Clerks at the PFS Roxy Theater

The PFS Roxy Theater continues its BYOB movie series with a screening of Clerks tonight at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Bring a bottle of your favorite wine and watch the cult classic on the big screen.

BYOB Screening of Clerks at the PFS Roxy Theater

When:Wednesday, February 24, 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Where:PFS Roxy Theater, 2023 Sansom Street
Cost:General admission, $12; Students/Seniors/Military, $9; PFS Members, $8

www.filmadelphia.org

The Big Easy at Warmdaddy's

Tonight, Warmdaddy's hosts its Wednesday night Mardi Gras-themed event that is complete with happy hour with frozen hurricanes, Abita beer and $5 bar bites, a NOLA-style dinner and some sort of entertainment at the end of the night.

The Big Easy at Warmdaddy's

When:Wednesday, February 24
Where:Warmdaddy's, 1400 S. Columbus Boulevard
Cost:Pay as you go

www.warmdaddys.com

Sing-A-Long A Go Go at the Trestle Inn

The Trestle Inn hosts an evening sing-along featuring songs by favorite musicians like David Bowie, the Jackson 5 and the Supremes. The party starts at 9 p.m. when happy hour pricing on popcorn and select drinks will be rolled out.

Sing-A-Long A Go Go at the Trestle Inn

When:Wednesday, February 24, 9 p.m.
Where:The Trestle Inn, 339 N. 11th Street
Cost:Pay as you go

www.thetrestleinn.com

Live Music Tonight

Editors at the TLA; the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia at World Cafe Live and more.

Live Music Tonight

When:All shows are tonight, February 24
Cost:Ticket prices vary and are subject to availability

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