Community Calendar: January 11th, 2022

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Best of the Eagles will perform at Live! on Jan. 28.

January 16

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 information visit www.ADTCA.com, or call Bob at 610-872-3309.

The Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra –  an ensemble of Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Music Institute, kicks off its 2022 season at 3 p.m. with a concert at the Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Maestra Rosalind Erwin, PYAO conductor, will lead the youth as they perform Wagner’s Prelude from Die Meistersinger von Nümberg, Coleridge-Taylor’s “The Bamboula,” Janacek’s “Lachian Dances” and Borodin’s “Polovtsian Dances” from Prince Igor. For more information about the PYAO, or to purchase tickets, visit www.pyomusic.org. Or call Ticket Philadelphia at 215-893-1999. Ticket prices range from $10-$20.

January 17

MLK Tribute Concert – At 1 p.m., the Philadelphia Orchestra will present its 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert, led by music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin at the Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Prior to the concert, at 11:30 a.m., guests can enjoy a special live episode of the Orchestra’s HearTOGETHER podcast, featuring artists and activists who are working to change the world. Tickets are free on a first-come, first-served basis at www.philorch.org/MLK2022.

January 18

Ship To Shore To Slay: Nautical True Crime – from 7- 9 p.m. at the Devil’s Den at 1148 S. 11th St., the next installment of famed true crime nights, enthusiasts can look forward to tales of infamous and obscure cases and killers from sailors on ships to haunted lighthouses, and everything in between, hosted by Sarah Cailean, a former police officer and detective. Take part in themed trivia and indulge in signature Devil’s Den fare including Salmon BLT, Diablo, Aventinus, Traditional Mussels and a house-made seasonal Seafood Chowder.

January 27

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.

January 28 

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.

February 25

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.

March 6

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.