Cheap Date: Philly Events for $20 and Under (8/11-8/13) | Philly Views
August 8, 2017

Cheap Date: Philly Events for $20 and Under (8/11-8/13)

Written by Erin Kelly


8.11

Big Highway

The Schmidt’s Commons

Free

Blues band known to give an upbeat performance. Kid-friendly environment with food and drinks available for purchase.

 

Midnight Madness: ‘The Room’

Ritz at The Bourse

$10.25

Arguably one of the best worst movies of all time, The Room is playing at midnight.

 

Food & Flicks

Eakins Oval

Free

Bring your own blanket or chair and watch Spaceballs on the outdoor screen. Get there early for a chance to win tickets to summer shows, and check out the pop-up park. While you’re at it, here are some other outdoor movies playing this summer.

 

 

Ursula / French Vanilla / Dark Web / Lizdelise

PhilaMOCA

$10

Rock/pop show at this multipurpose art space. If you’re looking for engaging performances this is worth checking out.

 

’90s Grunge/Alternative Sing-Along

The Barbary

$12 to $15

’90s music night at this fun venue between Fishtown and Northern Liberties. Plenty of space to dance and a photo booth.

 

8.12

Rare Vibes Fest

The Fire

$5

Going on Saturday and Sunday with plenty of live music, art, giveaways, and BBQ. Afterparty to follow.

 

Science in the Park

Harvest Time Christian Fellowship

Free

Bring your kids to enjoy hands-on activities while learning about science, technology, engineering, and more.

 

Beer Garden featuring Jean Therapy

Friends of Campbell Square

Free

Get there early to try several beers on tap and stay late for the live music.  Jean Therapy will be playing classic jazz-rock, contemporary hits, and ’60s and ’70s throwbacks.

 

Farmstand Day

Greensgrow Farms

Free

Fresh, local, and tasty produce. Cooking demos, recipe ideas, and cool giveaways.

 

8.13

Reggae Sunday

Gunners Run

Free

Have a chill Sunday with good food, drinks, and music. Outside bar and BBQ menu.

 

Beer and Wine Share Fundraiser

The Spring Gardens Community Garden

$10

Bring your favorite beer or wine to share. All proceeds from the event will go toward Spring Gardens capital campaign.

 

Second Sunday Show and Tell

Second State Press

Free

Meet other artists, and bring your artwork whether it’s finished or not. Special guest Carlee Myers will be there for a discussion.

 

Sunset Live 

Morgan’s Pier

Free

Live performance by Gypsy Wisdom. Enjoy the view with some drinks at this laid back Sunday event.

 

Second Sundae with DJ Fleg

Silk City Diner Bar & Lounge

$5 to $10

Come prepared to dance all night with a chance to win a cash prize. Even if you aren’t the best dancer, the goal is for everyone to let loose.

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