Events 2/22 – 2/28: Party for Reading Terminal Market, Rahyma Black History Pop-Up, East Passyunk Restaurant Week & More

Some of the most interesting things happening across the region from Saturday, February 23rd to Thursday, February 28th. Share your event by tweeting us @citywidestories or tagging us on Facebook.


Party for the Market – Reading Terminal

Saturday, February 23rd

7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Reading Terminal Market

51 North 12th St.

Cost: $95-200

Come out for Philadelphia’s hottest winter party complete with four open bars, three live bands, silent auction, and casino games! And of course there will be plenty of delicious foods from RTM vendors.


Rahyma Black History Pop-Up Shop Philly

Saturday, February 23rd  

11 am – 7 pm

Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia

1100 Arch St.

Cost: Free

Rahyma is coming to the Hilton for a pop-up shop with authentic African print clothing that will leave you speechless. There will be a variety of dresses, skirts, jumpsuits, high-low jackets, blouses and lots more. This event is free, but be sure to register in advance to secure your spot.


East Passyunk Restaurant Week

February 25th – March 8th

All day

East Passyunk Ave.

Cost: Pay-as-you-go

East Passyunk Restaurant Week is the perfect opportunity to explore the fantastic dining scene in East Passyunk. Check out some of the amazing options that this neighborhood has to offer and see for yourself!


Science After Hours: Love and Lust

Tuesday, February 26th

7 pm – 10 pm

The Franklin Institute

222 North 20th St.

Cost: $20-25

Explore the chemistry, physics, and mathematics of love and lust during this February edition of Science After Hours! House of Yes will provide entertainment with some interactive games. DJ Wassup Gina will be heating up the dance floor!


Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens

Now open through March 24th

9 am – 5 pm

Longwood Gardens

1001 Longwood Rd.

Cost: $12-23

Need a break from this winter weather? Check out the Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens! Stay warm in their beautiful greenhouses filled with the most beautiful orchid creations.