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September 28

Whiskey Bonanza – From 7-10 p.m. at the Twisted Tail, 509 S. 2nd St., the 8th Annual Whiskey bonanza celebrates Bourbon Heritage Month. A whiskey tasting event featuring more than 100 whiskeys, a riveting cocktail competition with top Philly bartenders, a signature southern pig roast, live music and more whiskey-themed festivities. The ticketed celebration starts with a VIP hour from 6 to 7 p.m. https://www.whiskeybonanza.com/.

September 30

Lower Moyamensing Fall Flea Market – From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (rain date 10/1) in front of South Philadelphia High School, 2101 S. Broad St. Vendors may register online at lomophilly.org. Proceeds benefit the SPHS Special Education Program.

September 30

Jennifer Blaine and Friends – At 8 p.m. at Mister John’s Music, 761 S. 8th St. A brand new solo live show with stand up and many silly characters such as Bill the Body Piercer, Lewis Black, Ruth and Dixie, exploration of existential crises and how people are navigating technology, while still retaining humanity and the ability to be a friend. Always interactive, often hysterical and possibly a cathartic evening. Tickets at https://phillyfringe.org/events/jennifer-blaine-friends/.

September 30

All-Star Craft Beer, Wine and Cocktail Festival – At Citizens Bank Park, drinks, live music, Phillies-themed activities and more.

For craft beer, options from local breweries, wine vendors and cocktail vendors. Food will be available throughout the stadium at The South Philly Market and Hatfield Grille and additional vendors in the Hall of Fame Club. Additional activities include walk the warning track (weather depending), live music, photos with the World Series trophy, silent auction and the ability to watch the Phillies vs Mets during the second session. Philadelphia Phillies alumni Milt Thompson and Mickey Morandini will also be in attendance and holding meet-and-greet sessions for guests throughout each session. Session 1 will be from 1-4 p.m. with VIP access beginning at noon, and session 2 will be from 6-9 p.m. with VIP access starting at 5 p.m. For tickets and information, visit https://www.ballparkfestival.com/philadelphia/.

October 4

They Came, They Stayed – At 7 p.m. at the Historic Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, 916 S. Swanson St., Susan McAninley, a South Philadelphia story collector, will tell stories of immigrants to arrive at Pier 53 as told by their descendants. Admission is $10, which includes a drink ticket for a beverage of your choice (alcoholic or non-alcoholic). Advance registration is required at: https://preserveoldswedes.org/event/pier53/.

October 7-9

Indigenous Peoples Weekend – Celebrate Native American history and culture during the Museum of the American Revolution’s annual “Indigenous Peoples Weekend” celebration. The weekend will include traditional Native American dance performances and storytelling, hands-on demonstrations and other special activities for all ages. Tickets to the Museum can be purchased by calling 215-253-6731, at AmRevMuseum.org or at the front desk. Save $3 per adult ticket by purchasing online. All tickets are valid for two consecutive days.

October 8

Darren Daulton Foundation Celebrity Bartending event – From 1-4 p.m. at Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia. Guests will meet Darren Daulton Foundation Ambassadors, Phillies Alumni and other special guests at Sports & Social, Live! Casino’s sports bar and restaurant. The VIPs will pour drinks and swap stories to help honor Daulton’s memory and raise money for The Darren Daulton Foundation. Guests can choose from two ticket options, VIP and GA. The VIP ticket is $100 and includes early admission at 12:30 p.m. with exclusive access to the celebrities, a half-hour open bar, drink specials and hors d’oeuvres. The GA is $50 and includes hors d’oeuvres and drink specials. Both ticket options are available to purchase at https://www.darrendaultonfoundation.org/.

October 10

Breast Cancer Awareness Event – From 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Oak Street Health, South Philly Center, 2310 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd. Light refreshments will be served. Call 267-758-7807 to reserve your seat.

October 11

Garden Party Happy Hour – From 5-8 p.m. at Magic Gardens, 1020 South St., enjoy a happy hour and crafting event in the colorful mosaicked wonderland. All drinks are included with admission, so guests can enjoy a cold beer, wine from Chaddsford Winery and beverages by Hochstadter’s Slow & Low Whiskey. Popcorn and pretzels along with treats from Ramona Susan’s Bakeshop will also be offered. After attendees are done making art they can try out the “tile bingo” game and listen to a DJ from BridgeSet Sound on hand to spin vinyl tunes.

Tickets are $25/adults and $16/PMG members, and attendees must be 21 years of age or older. Proceeds from these events help support education and outreach programs. Space is very limited, so guests are encouraged to register as soon as possible via http://phillymagicgardens.org/.

October 15

Sinatra Social Society of Philadelphia Fall Luncheon – From 1-4 p.m. at Maggiano’s Little Italy in the Cherry Hill Mall. The luncheon will consist of three courses including coffee, tea and soft drinks with a cash bar. Sinatra music presented by Lou Dottoli. Everyone will receive a 4″x 6″ framed picture of Francis Albert along with Sinatra items to be sold and raffled. Tickets are $64. Make your check out to Sinatra Social Society with the names and number of people. Tickets will be mailed to you after the money is received. Any questions, contact Jean Fritz, 531 Pennbrook Ave., Lansdale, PA 19446. 215-362-2264 or henryjean@verizon.net.

October 16

Monthly Medicare Basics Talk – held in-center every third Tuesday from 1-2 p.m. at Oak Street Health South Philly Center, 2310 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd. Light refreshments will be served. Call 267-758-7807 to reserve your seat.

October 19

Feastival – The 13th annual event will bring more than 30 participating restaurants, live interactive performance artists and artist involvement in beautifying the FringeArts campus. Tickets are on sale now starting at $200 with a VIP option available for $300. Visit visitwww.phillyfeastival.com for tickets and more information.

October 27

Twilight in the Gardens – from 7-10 p.m. at Magic Gardens, 1020 South St. A live musical performance by Black Butterfly and guided art workshop by Emily Smith. Every month features a different genre of music and new teaching artist who helps guests create a work of art to take home.

Tickets are available at www.phillymagicgardens.org or via phone (215-733-0390, Ext. 119) two weeks prior to each event and are $25/adults, $20/students and seniors and $16/PMG members. Space is limited. Purchase ahead of time.

November 5

Turkey Tailgate – From noon to 4 p.m. before the Eagles take on the Cowboys. Guests have the chance to experience a tailgate while supporting Dimplez 4 Dayz, a youth-led nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering the youth voice and reducing youth violence in Philadelphia. Hosted by Philly PR Girl, guests will get an early taste of the holidays with Primo Hoagies’ signature “Primo Pilgrim” sandwich and Thanksgiving sides including stuffing, sweet potatoes and mac and cheese. Memoriez Photobooth is back with its 360. Visit https://www.phillyprgirl.com/ for ticket info.

November 18

Big Jay Oakerson – At 8 p.m. at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia, beloved comedian and Philadelphia native, Big Jay Oakerson, will perform at The Event Center at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia. Tickets start at $39.99 and are available at Philadelphia.livecasinohotel.com or AXS.com. Oakerson’s career spans two decades, starting in Philadelphia as a “comic’s comic” before rising mainstream fame in New York. He has been a part of some of the biggest comedy festivals including Just For Laughs Montreal, Moontower, Bonnaroo and RockStar Energy Drink Mayhem Fest.

November 20

Monthly Medicare Basics Talk – held in-center every third Tuesday from 1-2 p.m. at Oak Street Health South Philly Center, 2310 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd. Light refreshments will be served. Call 267-758-7807 to reserve your seat.

November 24

Southern Class of 1973 50th Reunion – from 7-11 p.m. at the IATSE Ballroom, 2401 S. Swanson St. Tickets are $85 per person. Cash bar, buffet dinner, door prizes, 360 Video and Photography. Visit https://sphs1973.my.canva.site/.

December 18

Monthly Medicare Basics Talk – held in-center every third Tuesday from 1-2 p.m. at Oak Street Health South Philly Center, 2310 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd. Light refreshments will be served. Call 267-758-7807 to reserve your seat.

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