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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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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    "Wicked" Master Class with Music Theatre Philly
    Music Theatre Philly
    August 24th, 2017

    Wicked Master Class with Music Theatre Philly

     

    Learn how to defy gravity this Thursday with Music Theatre Philly! This one-day, intensive class brings the magic of Broadway to your fingertips...or toes in this case; learn dance routines from the show, get in on some backstage Broadway secrets, and meet cast Wicked cast member Lauren Haughton. This one is over $30, but we think it's worth it!

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    SPECIAL EVENTS
    Night Skies in the Observatory
    The Franklin Institute
    August 24th, 2017

    Night Skies in the Observatory

     

    Join The Franklin Institute this Thursday for their monthly stargazing series, Night Skies! Cheif Astronomer Derrick Pitts hosts an evening of celestial discovery, including building your own planetarium experience, live presentations, and a cash bar! Spend the evening with the best the galaxy has to offer, and (hopefully) someone special!

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    MUSEUMS
    Final Friday: Last Chance Summer Dance
    Philadelphia Museum of Art
    August 25th, 2017

    Final Friday: Last Chance Summer Dance

     

    Dance the night away this Friday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art! Final Fridays at PMA is a monthly series featuring themed activities, live performances, and of course, the backdrop of the Art Museum. This Friday's theme, Last Chance Summer Dance, will feature music from DJ Sylo, dance lessons, live performances from Three Aksha Dance Company and Almanac Dance Circus Theatre, and cocktails and tapas provided by Starr Catering. 

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    DANCE
    Silent Disco
    XFINITY Live! Philadelphia
    August 25th, 2017 - August 26th, 2017

    Silent Disco at Xfinity Live!

     

    As strange as they may seem, silent discos have become an underground cultural phenomenon; get a chance to experience all the hype this Friday at Xfinity Live! Come in, grab a pair of headphones, and see where the night takes you!

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    DANCE
    Never Gonna Give You Up 80s Dance Party Featuring DJ Robert Drake
    Mt. Airy Art Garage
    August 26th, 2017

    Never Gonna Give You Up 80s Dance Party

     

    Do you love all things 80s? Then head to the Summit Presbyterian Church this Saturday for the dance party of the decade! Hosted by Philly's own DJ Robert Drake, this night will celebrate the 80s in all of it's big-haired glory. Dance the night away to the best the 80s had to offer; all proceeds go directly towards finally paying the hardworking staff of the Mt. Airy Art Garage. Even better, this event is one of our Funsavers this week!

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    DANCE
    Outlawed! A Wild West Burlesque Showdown
    Envoute: Magic & Burlesque
    August 27th, 2017

    Outlawed! A Wild West Showdown

     

    Get wild this weekend with Envoute Magic & Burlesque; when Philly's best burlesque performers showdown, everyone wins! This Sunday at L'Etage, anticipate an evening of prizes, performances and pasties, with Philly favorites such as Liberty Rose, The Amazing Brettzo and MaryJane Twatson. Hedge your bets on the fastest gun in the West

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

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    MUSEUMS
    Exhibit: Jewish Flight into China
    Pearl S. Buck International®
    January 24th, 2017 - August 31st, 2017
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    MUSEUMS
    "Stitch to Learn, Learn to Stitch" Exhibit
    Pennypacker Mills
    March 1st, 2017 - January 31st, 2018
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    MUSEUMS
    Pottsgrove Manor's new exhibit, "Rise and Shine at the Manor"
    Montgomery County Parks, Trails, &...
    March 4th, 2017 - November 5th, 2017
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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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    FREE
    Tuesdays with Toomey
    Philly UP
    March 28th, 2017 - September 25th, 2018
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    KIDS
    Stories Under the Trees with Darcy Fair
    Mercer Museum
    May 23rd, 2017 - August 22nd, 2017
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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    Mr. Ken's Public Music Lessons
    The Independence Drum School
    April 5th, 2016 - September 26th, 2017
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    FREE
    Boxcar Quizzo (Every Tuesday!)
    Boxcar Brewing Company
    May 17th, 2016 - November 14th, 2017
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    MUSIC
    Live Jazz Tuesdays
    Manayunk Brewery and Restaurant
    March 8th, 2016 - August 29th, 2017
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    FREE
    Kimmel Center Building and Theater Tours
    Kimmel Center for the Performing...
    Permanent Attraction
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    FREE
    Museum Without Walls: Audio
    Association for Public Art
    Permanent Attraction
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Malcolm X
    Mural Arts Program, City of...
    Permanent Attraction
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    VISUAL ARTS
    "Careers: Heads to the Sky"
    Mural Arts Program, City of...
    Permanent Attraction
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    VISUAL ARTS
    "Herman Wrice"
    Permanent Attraction
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    VISUAL ARTS
    "Mario Lanza"
    Permanent Attraction

     

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