7 fun things to do in Philly this week

things to do in Philly

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this week? We’ve got you covered. Test your 90’s knowledge, step onto the field with Eagles players and more. Here are 7 fun things to do in Philly this week. 

7 fun things to do in Philly this week 

90’s Quizzo

Quizzo extraordinaire Jamyl Wilson will be hosting this throw-back 90’s quizzo challenge filled with frosted tips, boy bands and all your favorite 90’s pop culture moments. Keen Philadelphia, the chic and comfortable hot spot in Philly will house the event. Who will be crowned the 90’s champion? 

Nov. 14, 7 p.m., Keen Philadelphia, 1708 Lombard St., Philadelphia, keenphilly.com

Autumn Harvest Dinner with Chef Nicholas Elmi

The Top Chef star is hosting a fun Autumn Harvest dinner with delicious dishes like Roasted Acorn Squash, Rigatoni and French Apple Cake. Plus the event will feature Three Springs Fruit Farm’s Ploughman Cider and Green Meadow Farm. Reps will be at the dinner to fill guests in on the cider pairings. 

Nov. 13, 6 :30 p.m., Royal Boucherie, 52 S 2nd St., Philadelphia, royalboucherie.com

 

things to do in Philly

Thanksgiving Baking Class

High Street on Market is hosting this baking class ahead of Thanksgiving, aka the biggest food holiday in the nation. Chef Manuyag and his team will guide guests through the baking process of several Thanksgiving favorites, such as Sweet Potato Pie and Bourbon Pecan Tarts. While their culinary creations are in the oven guests can munch on delicious desserts and small bites. 

Nov. 12, 6 p.m., High Street on Market, 308 Market St., Philadelphia, $95, highstreetonmarket.com

Night Skies in the Observatory

The Franklin Institute is hosting this evening full of ‘out of this world’ astronomy activities. This monthly event features telescopes all night (weather permitting) for stargazing fun, planetarium shows, live presentations, astronomy activities and a cash bar.

Nov. 13, 7 p.m.- 10 p.m., Franklin Institute, 222 N 20th St., Philadelphia, $5-$10, fi.edu

Mont d’Or Dinner

Guests will be transported to Jura, France during this magical dining experience.  The decadent four-course meal features a whole wheel of the cheese, savory and sweet dishes from Executive Chef Kenneth Bush, and wines that are indigenous to the Jura area. The dinner is for four people and is only available by reservation.

Now- Nov. 30, reservations are available, Bistrot La Minette, 623 S 6th St., Philadelphia, $160, bistrotlaminette.com

things to do in Philly

Santander Holiday Snaps

Eagles Fans, this is the event for you. Santander Bank is providing guests the opportunity to have a professional holiday photo taken on the Eagles field plus enjoy a festival full of free holiday activities including cookie decorating, holiday story time, locker room tours, movie screening and more. The best part? There will be appearances from Eagles players, Eagles Cheerleaders and SWOOP, tasty refreshments will also be served.

Nov. 13, 5 p.m.- 8 p.m, Lincoln Financial Field, 1 Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, free, eventbrite.com

Bank & Bourbon Tasting event

Master Distiller Brent Eliot from Four Roses is hosting this event featuring festive hors d’oeuvres like Hush Puppies and Kentucky Deviled Eggs; family style dinner inspired by the south including Pennslytucky Fried Chicken, Cornmeal Crusted Catfish and Smoked Pastrami Short Rib. Plus delicious desserts include Chocolate Bourbon Balls, Derby Pie and Apple Stack Cake from Chef Joe Thomas Jr. Guests will also receive a welcome cocktail upon arrival and five bourbons throughout the night, poured by Brent himself.

Nov. 14, 6 p.m., Bank & Bourbon,1200 Market St., Philadelphia, $150, bankandbourbon.com

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