5 fun things to do in Philly this week
Mussel Mondays at Red Owl Tavern
Guests can choose from three different styles of mussels: Coconut Red Thai Curry, Classic White Wine, or Smoked Tomato Broth, paired with a St. Benjamin’s Red Owl Pale Ale, brewed exclusively for the restaurant.
Every Monday, reservations are available, Red Owl Tavern, 433 Chestnut St, Philadelphia., $14, redowltavern.com
Awkward Sex… and the City at Punch Line Philly
This hilarious 90-minute show is breaking barriers about sex, relationships, dating taboos, and more while making you laugh hysterically. The show pairs sexual inclusion with humor swimmingly and sheds light on the awkward universal experience we all know and love (for the most part).
Oct. 25, 8 p.m., Punch Line Philly, 33 E Laurel St., Philadelphia, $22-$27, concerts1.livenation.com
Science After Hours: Wizard School at the Franklin Institute
Class is in session at The Franklin School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. From potions to fantastic beasts—the magic is real as The Franklin Institute transforms into a wonderland of science on this enchanted evening.
October 23, 7p.m.-10 p.m., Franklin Institute, 222 N 20th St., Philadelphia, $15-20, fi.edu
Pasta Making Class at Amis Trattoria
Get hands-on and learn to roll with the best at Amis Trattoria’s interactive pasta class. You’ll learn the best tips and techniques for making your own pastas and sauces that will be sure to wow friends and family at home. Tickets include instruction, unlimited house wine and refreshments and a four-course pasta tasting.
Oct. 27, 12 p.m.-2 p.m., Amis Trattoria, 412 S 13th St., $125, Philadelphia, amistrattoria.com
Henriques and Henriques Vintage Madeira Dinner at Teresa’s Next Door
As part of an ongoing series, guest speaker James Parrott of Haus Alpenz will join Chef-Owner Andy Dickerson and his team for a celebration of ultra-rare vintage Madeiras. This event will include a 1934 Verdelho, a 1976 Terrantez and more, alongside dishes prepared from each Madeira’s respective era. Guests can expect a welcome cocktail, five vintage Madeiras and five courses of food to pair with them. Only 24 seats are available at this exclusive event.
Oct. 24, 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Teresa’s Next Door, 124 North Wayne Ave., Wayne, $225, teresas-nextdoor.com