Ember & Ash 1st Anniversary – from noon to 5 p.m., Ember & Ash at 1520 E. Passyunk Ave. will host a daytime happy hour featuring warm cocktails, a full bar, new menu items and complimentary passed bar snacks for anyone who attends. There are plans to bring back arguably its most popular dish from their Opening Day menu – Corn Donuts with smoked beef fat, yuzu koshu curd and uni.
AmRev Presents: A Hessian Holiday Concert with Tempesta di Mare – From 6-7 p.m. at the Museum of the American Revolution, explore the surprising German influence on early American music. The concert will take place in-person in the Museum’s Liberty Hall and will be livestreamed for ticketed online audiences. Tickets are $20, $15 for Museum Members (proof of vaccination is required). Online-only admission is $15 for general admission or $10 for Members. Doors open at 5:15 p.m.
Dolphin NYE 2022 Extravaganza – House, Disco and Drag all night long with DJs Wassup Gina and Firestone at the Dolphin Tavern at 1539 S. Broad St. Hosted by Miss Thing with Complimentary Champagne Toast at Midnight. $20 tickets online. $30 at the door (space permitting).
Twisted Tail Burlesque & Blues Masquerade Party – From 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., live music, spirited performances and premium open bar, in addition to a prix fixe dinner and more, plus the return of “What’s the Catch?” fish ‘n’ chips pop-up on New Year’s Day. Tickets $150/person.
NYE at Fond – From 5-10 p.m. at 1537 S. 11th St. Fond will offer a five-course prix fixe meal for $125/person courtesy of Chef Lee Styer. Guests can expect a celebratory champagne toast once the clock strikes midnight, and two wine pairings to accompany dinner.
Ticket to The Moon: The ELO Experience – at 9 p.m. at Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia, the ultimate tribute to Electric Light Orchestra that has captivated fans for years. Songs in this multimedia concert experience include hits like Mr. Blue Sky, Telephone Line, Living Thing and Don’t Bring Me Down; all performed to their original arrangements by a band that has entertained audiences worldwide. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or AXS.com.
Train Show – from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Train Collectors Association Atlantic Division will hold its Polar Bear Train Show and Sale at Penns Landing Caterers (Sheet Metal Workers Union Hall) 1301 S. Columbus Blvd.There will be 140 tables with a variety of vintage toy trains and repair parts for sale, test track, operating toy train layouts, kids activities, and door prizes for adults and children. Admission is $5 per attendee or per family of two adults and all children 12 and under. Food available for purchase and free parking. For more info visit www.ADTCA.com, or call Bob at 610-872-3309.
Dr. Danielle Allen on “Our Declaration,” – from 6-7 p.m., Political theorist and author Dr. Danielle Allen will join the American Revolution Museum at 101 S. 3rd St. to discuss her groundbreaking book Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality.
The hybrid event will take place in the Museum’s Liberty Hall and will be livestreamed for ticketed online viewers. Proof of vaccination required for the onsite event. Tickets begin at $30, online or by calling 215-253-6731. Includes a signed copy of the book. Proceeds from the event support the Museum’s educational programs.
Best of the Eagles – at 9 p.m. at Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia, Best of the Eagles is one of the top Eagles tribute bands in the country, performing the band’s greatest hits from the ‘70s, ‘80s and beyond. Each member performs and sings the songs just as the original member does making it a truly unique experience. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or AXS.com.
Beginnings – The Ultimate Chicago Tribute Band – at 9 p.m., Beginnings is a tribute to America’s favorite “Rock and Roll Band with Horns,” Chicago. The show is an electrifying live concert experience, featuring world-class musicians performing accurate versions of Chicago’s vast catalog of hits including “Make Me Smile.” All tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or AXS.com.
Matt Fraser – At 7 p.m. at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia, Matt Fraser, America’s top psychic medium and star of E! Entertainment’s Meet The Frasers, will take guests on a spiritual journey with live readings. March 5 show is sold out. Tickets for March 6 start at $55 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or MeetMattFraser.com.