Published: May 8, 2020
Updated: February 12, 2021
By: Frances Ellison
Though COVID-19 restrictions* are still in place to some degree throughout most of the region, there's still plenty of room to be creative with your next date night. Being under quarantine is rough, but an exciting new activity with someone special can help to ease the pressure.
Here is a list of some fun virtual events that you can enjoy from home with a partner, friends or even by yourself!
Did we forget anything? Make sure to submit your events to Phillyfunguide through our submission page!
*Please be sure to view and participate in these activities safely. For up-to-date information on the City of Philadelphia's COVID-19 restrictions, visit their official website.
Do dinner and a show at home with this exciting digital premiere from Theatre Exile! Available to stream until February 28, Sin Eaters is a look into the life of Mary, a "content moderator"; someone who scrubs the worst of content from your social media feeds. Through Mary's story, Sin Eaters explores the internet, social media and the human experience.
Join the Delaware Art Museum every 4th Thursday at 4:45pm for their monthly virtual happy hour! Lead by Interim Executive Director Molly Giordano, Mixers With Molly takes you through the ins and outs of the Delaware Art Museum, while also teaching you some new cocktail skills.
Learn something new while laughing hysterically with Drunk Black History, a virtual, interactive comedy show that's one part history lesson and one part improv. Fans of the popular Comedy Central show will undoubtedly have a great time watching the lineup of comedians explain the stories behind many of our favorite Black historical figures live and while intoxicated.
Step out of your comfort zones from the comfort of your own house with this virtual dance class from From Bali to US! This dance class will teach you the classic Rejang Dewa dance through learning basic Balinese dance positions, movement and posture. This class is a fun way to learn something new about Indonesian culture while meeting new people.
Join BalletX on March 10 for the virtual premiere of their March showcase. This livestream will include new short films from BalletX company members as well as Q&A sessions with the dancers and choreographers. Subscribers to BalletX Beyond will have access to the premiere until August 31.