Events 11/20-11/29: Taste of Philly, Bourse Bites, Thanksgiving Farmstand at Greensgrow, Beer tastings & More!

Some of the most interesting food and drink events happening  from Wednesday, November 20th to Friday, November 29th. Share your event by tweeting us @citywidestories or tagging us on Facebook.


Taste of Philly

November 20th

5 – 9pm

Crystal Tea Room-Wanamaker Building

100 E. Penn Square 9B

Cost: $39.95 – $89.95

TASTE something new and spend an evening sampling fantastic food, wine, craft beer and liquor from the city’s best restaurants and favorite wineries and breweries while enjoying great live entertainment. 


Bourse Bites: The Ultimate Happy Hour

November 20th + 27th

4 – 7pm

The Bourse Philly

111 S. Independence Mall E

Cost: Pay as you go

Indulge in $3, $4, and $5 deals from all of The Bourse vendors at the ultimate happy hour! Grab some booze and a bite (or two or three or more) from your favorite vendors without breaking the bank.


Taste of Fairmount

November 21st

6 – 9pm

Founder’s Hall at Girard College

2101 S. College Ave

Cost: $79

Enjoy one of Philly’s best foodie events inside one of Philly’s most storied buildings, all while supporting Fairmount CDC’s neighborhood improvement projects, small business services, greening initiatives, and other community events. Guests will enjoy samples from over 20 local restaurants, complimentary beer donated by Yards, and wine, Eagles Insider Dave Spadaro as master of ceremonies, and more entertainment!


Thanksgiving Farmstand

November 23rd

10am – 2pm

Greensgrow West

5123 Baltimore Ave

Cost: Pay as you go

Get ready for Thanksgiving at Greensgrow’s holiday farmstand. They’ll be stocked with local produce for your holiday recipes including: potatoes, onions, squash, brussels sprouts, apples, carrots, green beans, cider and more! This is their last farmstand of the year. It’s a great opportunity to use FMNP vouchers that expire soon.


Dumplings with Susanna Foo

November 23rd

1 – 3:30pm

Free Library of Philadelphia

1901 Vine St

Cost: $14 – $20

Join Susanna Foo, chef and library aficionado, as she shares her favorite savory dumpling recipes. This family-friendly class will offer hands-on instruction; children ages 7-12 and their caregivers are welcome. Learn both precision and creativity as you prepare and enjoy dumplings together. This class includes recipes that use both pork and shrimp.


Funk You! An event of Sour Beer and Funky Cheeses

November 23rd

5 – 10pm

Hawthornes Beer Cafe

738 S. 11th St

Cost: Pay as you go

Enjoy pours of Cantillon, Drie Fonteinen, Fermentery Form Brewery, along with some pungent cheese boards. 


Drag Diva Brunch Philadelphia

November 23rd + 30th

11am – 2pm

Punch Line Philly

33 E. Laurel St

Cost: $25 – $50

Featuring an all-star cast of queens! The shows are all ages, however, be advised that adult humor and language may be a part of the show. Sometimes naughty, never raunchy, always fun! Get ready for the most fun you’ll ever have at brunch.


BCS Black Friday 2019 Tasting at Goose Philly

November 29th

11am – 6:30pm

Goose Island Philadelphia

1002 Canal St

Cost: $120

For the first time ever, this year’s ticketed event will feature Goose Island brewers leading guests through a tasting of seven of this year’s BCS releases.