You deserve to have a good weekend, and Philly Views can help you with that.
Cheap Date is a guide to weekend events that are $20 and under. It doesn’t matter if it’s a first date, 100th date, or just something to do with friends.
From holiday events to open mic nights, and everything in between, find your plans this weekend with Cheap Date.
Ritz at the Bourse
The Midnight Madness continues with The Room. A movie about betrayal, manipulation, and football in tuxedos.
The North 5th Street Revitalization Project
Performers are welcome to play music, stand up, slam poetry, or anything they’d like. Anyone is welcome who wants to enjoy the show.
Make a donation and enjoy happy hour specials to support Urbanstead Philly. The Urbanstead Board and Executive Director will be there to answer any questions you have.
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Catch a train to see The Holiday Garden Railway all lit up. Rides going on selected dates through December 29.
Mt. Airy Village
A village-wide celebration with handmade and locally-made goods available for purchase.
Franny Lou’s Porch
Support the local community by purchasing apparel, candles, jewelry, and more. There will also be a bonfire for roasting marshmallows and hot chocolate.
Independence Seaport Museum
Warm beverages and food available for purchase while you watch the show. The perfect view to see the boats covered in lights.
First Presbyterian Church in Kensington
Pictures with Santa, kids shopping, raffles, and more. Vendors and food trucks will also be there.
Pictures will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis. All donations will go toward Stray Cat Relief Fund.
Vault + Vine
Christmas trees, wreaths, and greens are available for sale, along with a craft fair. Enjoy the free giveaways, beer, and food trucks.
Bring a plant and find someone to trade with. Enjoy cookies and cider–with plastic pots and soil available to get your new plants home safely.
Bourbon & Branch
Four entertainers doing solo performances at this local bar. Awesome atmosphere with beers, cocktails and bar food.
An afternoon of music, resistance, and healing. Bring your own food and drinks to share with others. This event is featuring four artists with all proceeds going toward relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
A multicultural arts and crafts sale with homemade crafts from all around the city. There will also be a toy drive benefiting refugee children in Philadelphia. Toys must be wrapped, labeled, and under $25.
Dark Depths Games
Feel free to bring your own games or choose from one of the several games available. Going on from noon to 8pm.