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    Cheap Philly Date Ideas!

    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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    MUSIC
    West Philadelphia Orchestra Weekly Balkan Dance Party
    West Philadelphia Orchestra
    March 13th, 2018 - September 10th, 2019

    West Philadelphia Orchestra Weekly Balkan Dance Party

     

    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. 

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    SPECIAL EVENTS
    Punk Rock Flea Market
    Delaware River Waterfront...
    May 20th, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

    Punk Rock Flea Market

     

    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.

     

     

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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    Intro to Mozzarella
    Free Library of Philadelphia -...
    October 10th, 2018

    Intro to Mozzarella

     

    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!

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    FILM
    2nd Annual Throwback Thursday Quizzo & Movie: Hocus Pocus!
    Philadelphia Film Society
    October 4th, 2018

    2nd Annual Throwback Thursday Quizzo & Movie: Hocus Pocus!

     

    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!

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    DANCE
    Tango in Fishtown? Free Beginner Class, followed by Beginner Practica
    Philadelphia Argentine Tango School
    October 6th, 2017 - December 28th, 2018

    Tango in Fishtown

     

    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.

    Check out these other low-cost and free events in the Philadelphia area!

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    FREE
    2018 PARK(ing) Day PHL
    Center / Architecture + Design
    September 21st, 2018
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    VISUAL ARTS
    The Art of Josephine Pennypacker
    Pennypacker Mills
    March 1st, 2018 - October 31st, 2018
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    MUSEUMS
    In Franklin's Footsteps: 275 Years at the American Philosophical Society
    American Philosophical Society (APS)...
    April 13th, 2018 - December 30th, 2018
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    THEATRE
    TROILUS AND CRESSIDA
    Revolution Shakespeare
    September 12th, 2018 - September 22nd, 2018
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Cerulean Arts Collective Members' Exhibitions
    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio
    September 8th, 2018 - October 7th, 2018
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Juxtaposed
    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio
    September 1st, 2018 - September 23rd, 2018
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Arcadia Exhibitions Present: Anissa Mack: Junk Kaleidoscope
    Arcadia University
    September 13th, 2018 - December 9th, 2018
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    FREE
    My Grandmother’s Work, My Mother’s Work, My Work - Interactive performance by Shizu Homma
    Asian Arts Initiative
    September 10th, 2018 - September 21st, 2018
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Rochelle Toner: Tying a Knot in a Cherry Stem
    The Print Center
    September 14th, 2018 - November 10th, 2018
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    FREE
    WXPN's Free At Noon
    WXPN
    January 8th, 2016 - March 27th, 2020
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    MUSIC
    Free Daily Recitals on the Wanamaker Grand Court Organ
    Friends of the Wanamaker Organ
    November 3rd, 2015 - June 30th, 2020
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Shirley A. Kern Exhibits New Abstract Paintings "In Conversation" at the MUSE Gallery
    Muse Gallery
    September 5th, 2018 - September 30th, 2018
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    TOURS
    Victory Brewing Company Tours
    March 6th, 2015 - December 29th, 2019
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Patrice De Virgilis at EBG
    Exhibit B Gallery
    September 21st, 2018 - October 13th, 2018
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    SPECIAL EVENTS
    3rd Fridays in Souderton
    Souderton Business Improvement...
    April 20th, 2018 - October 19th, 2018

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