Well, LA DI DA, the temperature dipped below 80 degrees a couple times in the past week and you think Sweater Weather season has started? WELL GUESS WHAT? It kind of has! So enjoy it as much as you can. Joyride that sweater. Flaunt them ruffles. Strut that cashmere. You deserve it, girl. (And l’shanah tova to all!)
Frankford Hall Oktoberfest Happy Hour
Who: Frankford Hall
When and where: Today through Thursday, 4 p.m. until close; Frankford Hall (12th and Frankford)
Why: Frankford Hall is the where the cool kids get drunk, and now you can enjoy all the comforts of Deutschland without having to flügen über der Atlantik. Check out the sausage and beer deals, if that’s your thing.
The Big Nude Photo Shoot
Who: The Rotunda
When and where: Monday, 8 p.m.; The Rotunda (40th and Walnut)
Why: Honestly, why not? For $20, you get a fancy print of yourself. Naked.
Who: The National Constitution Center
When and where: September 16th – 23rd; The National Constitution Center (5th and Arch)
Why: Where else would you want to celebrate the constitution’s 225th anniversary? The live floral art is to die for.
Who: Pinot Boutique
When and where: Thursday, 7-8:30 p.m.; Pinot Boutique (2nd and Market)
Why: It’s a wine tasting class, which is pretty neat, but you’ll also learn some snazzy tips and tricks for finding a good wine on a budget that isn’t Franzia. PRO TIP: We hear that entering the code “PENNWINE” will score you a 20% discount off of the $20 ticket price.
Who: Purity Ring with Evian Christ & Headaches
When and where: Thursday, September 20th at 8:30 p.m.; First Unitarian Church Philadelphia (22nd and Chestnut)
Why: This band draws their music from 90s R&B, lush dream pop, and modern hip-hop, so young adults of all shapes and sizes will be clawing their way inside to see this sassy mix of genres. Whoever said Nelly Furtado, Dream, and Drake couldn’t co-lab was srsly mistaken.
Who: The Rotunda
When and where: Every Tuesday, from September 8th – November 6th; The Rotunda
Why: Whenever you feel stressed out, don’t turn to the bottle; turn to yoga! It’s a fun way to relax and bend into shapes you’ve never been able to do in your normal, everyday/night activities. Don’t forget to bring your yoga mat!