Looking for something fun to do with that special someone on a budget? Or perhaps a fun night out for yourself? Phillyfunguide has you covered! Here is a list of this week's date ideas that you may not have thought of in and around Philadelphia, for when dinner and a movie just isn't cutting it. Treat yo'self to an affordable night out with your significant other: most of these events are $25 or less!
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With a line-up of Philadelphia musicians whose influences range from Sun Ra to Bulgarian brass bands, the West Philadelphia Orchestra is bound to get you on your feet! Head over to Franky Bradley’s on Tuesday nights for a midweek date night full of dancing and blistering beats.
There’s nothing like strolling through the park and doing a little shopping at the same time--especially when it’s with that special someone. The Punk Rock Flea Market/Philly Flea is open on Sunday afternoons at Spruce Street Harbor Park. Browse the vendors and pick up some sweet treats for you and your date to enjoy.
They say that food is the way to a person’s heart, so instead of just going out to dinner for your next date, why not learn about food instead? This Intro to Mozzarella class at the Free Library Philadelphia City Institute is free and will teach you the fundamentals of how to make mozzarella. Bonus: you’ll be able to show off your cheese skills at your next date!
Children of the 90s know that it’s not Halloween without this spooky, kooky classic about three witch sisters. Rather than a classic dinner and a movie date, grab your special someone and some friends, and get ready to watch this classic Halloween comedy followed by a quizzo at the Prince Theater!
Want to try something new and daring with that special someone in your life? Then this free beginner tango class at the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School is a must. It’s the perfect opportunity to learn something new, get close with your partner and have fun! These free tango classes are offered the first Friday of each month from 7-8 p.m., followed by a longer class with refreshments from 8-9:30 p.m. for $5.
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