Happy Memorial Day Weekend! It’s the time of year when everyone takes the time to honor the many sacrifices made by our nation’s Veteran’s and celebrate life with the unofficial start of the summer season. This weekend there are lot’s of ways to honor and celebrate. Enjoy!
RIFFnRAFF Comedy Showcase and Open Mic
May 26 at 8:30 PM – Madira Bar and Grill (1252 South 21st St.)
What a better way to kick off the weekend than with a good laugh? The RIFFnRAFF Comedy showcase is FREE, and features a stellar lineup of Philly’s most promising stand-up comics. There will be an open mic after the show, for anyone who wants to try comedy for the first time, or veteran comics looking for stage time. This is a perfect affordable date night event. This will be a recurring monthly show. This month’s lineup: Matthew Tsang, Alyssa Al-Dookhi, Christian Mangual, Kevin Hufe, and Alanna Shaffer.
Blue Cross RiverRink Summer Fest: Grand Opening Weekend
May 26-29 11am-11pm – Blue Cross RiverRink (101 South Columbus Boulevard)
Just in time for the summer season, the Blue Cross RiverRink Summer fest is back! Enjoy roller skating, mini-golf, and ton’s of great food all summer long starting this Friday. There will be lot’s of great, FREE, events throughout the weekend, for a full list of opening weekend fun, click here.
Philly POPS Memorial Day Salute
May 27 7pm – The Mann Center for the Performing Arts (2501 Parkside Ave.)
If you’re looking for a great way to celebrate the holiday weekend, the Philly POPS will be back at the Mann Center for the second-annual Memorial Day Salute this Saturday. This FREE concert will feature music to honor our fallen soldiers. Click here for more information and to register to attend.