Let’s Memorial Day Weekend, shall we? Yes.
Sing Your Life Karaoke What’s your favorite karaoke song? Chances are the fabulous Sara Sherr has them all on lock in her always scorching Sing Your Life Karaoke collection, which will be serving your vocal chords all weekend long at any one of these fabulous Philly locations listed below. Sun, 9-2 Bob and Barbara’s, 1509 South Street Tues, 9-2 12 Steps Down, 9th and Christian Thurs, 9-2 W/N W/N 931 Spring Garden, Fri, 9-1 Southhouse, 2535 S. 13th St. Saturday, 9-1:45 Les & Doreen’s Happy Tap,1301 E Susquehanna Ave
Jerry’s Girls Grab those tickets for a magical evening this holiday weekend that’s guaranteed to be jam-packed with the music of Jerry Herman and some of Broadway’s best musicals, including Hello Dolly!, Mame, Mack and Mabel, Dear World and La Cage Aux Folles. What it all comes down to is….all of these shows for our Broadway lives. Enough said. Now-July 2nd, Walnut Street Theatre, Independence Studio on 3, various showtimes and ticket prices 825 Walnut St.
Saturday Night Fever:The Musical Since you know you’ve got that “Staying Alive” strut more than mastered, there’s reason why you shouldn’t boogie oogie oogie over to the box office at the Walnut Street Theatre and grab those tickets for Saturday Night Fever, the smash musical based off of the John Travota disco game changer, which will coincide with the fortieth (!!!) anniversary of the classically funkdafied ’70s dance flick. Of course, in order to truly prepare for this bedazzled spectacle, play, like, every Bee-Gee’s record ever as you grab those tickets right here, right now. Walnut Street Theatre, MainStage, May 16 – July 16th, $20 – $95, 810 Walnut Street
Hoagie Nation Festival Hall & Oates…Tears For Fears….G.Love & Special Sauce…Vivian Green….Son Little…and lots and lots of hoagie lovin.’ Grab those tickets to what’s sure to be one of the most appetizing events of the holiday weekend. Today, 3 pm, Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd & Spring Garden St
Three Way:A Benefit for The Womens Medical Fund Join your hosts with the mosts and then some as Turnpyke and Tiel thruple up with the L’Etage stage for an evening of pure entertainment starring a buffet of Philly’s phinest drag queens, kings, singers and burlesquers, all while raising coin for wonderful local organization, The Women’s Medical Fund, which you can read more about right here. And then…go. Tonight, 7 pm, L’Etage, 624 S. 6th St.
DJ Chris Urban And then after you’ve had your Three-Way fill, stick around at L’Etage (624 S. 6th St.) as esteemed DJ Chris Urban is set to take over your Memorial Day Weekend dance floor lives for his weekly Saturday night residency…where you can then follow him to Positano Coast (12pm-4, 212 Walnut St.)on Sunday for your Memorial Day Weekend hangovers.
R3hab If this hot-to-headhones rewiring of Bruno Mars’ “24K Magic” doesn’t convince you to head down to AC to check yourself into R3hab’s world, keep on listening until you’re on your way. Tonight, 8 pm, Haven Nightclub
Urban Cone/Nightly Get ready for a two-for-one swoon because the young, but woke vibes of Urban Cone and Nightly are taking over The Foundry for a laid back evening during your holiday weekend that you’ll never forget. Get lost in a little Nightly below to listen why and then bag those tickets up like groceries. The Foundry, Tonight, 9 pm, 1000 Frankford Ave
Steve Aoki Just fucking dance, bish…it’s the god damn holiday weekend. Ain’t nothin’ to it. So, get those tickets and get ready to pay your dance music respects to one of the hottest DJs on the planet. Sunday, NOTO Philadelphia, 10 pm, 1210 Vine St.
DJ Robert Drake Join Philly’s busiest and most esteemed DJ, the one-and-only, Mr. Robert Drake, as he gets ready to serve you once more with that Pop Muzik life you’ve been paternity waiting for. While no one knows exactly just what he will do to us on the dance floor, chances are that it’s going to be the best thing to happen to our Memorial Day Sunday dance floor lives and beyond….and the best part is that one-hundred stunning percent of the proceeds will go to benefit the tremendous ACLU of Pennsylvania, which you can read more about right here. But in a word….go. Sunday, 8 pm, The Dolphin Tavern, 1539 S. Broad St.
Showtunes Sundays Where every Philly kween that didn’t go to Rehomo for the holiday weekend will be. Enough said. Sunday, 9 pm, Tavern on Camac, 243 S. Camac St.
Full Front Street Because nothing says Memorial Day lovin’ like some fabulous tassels in your face, especially when they’re served up by Philly Burlesque Beauties Honeytree Evil Eye, Bugulu Boogie, Aki Lavalatti and Jaeda. Don’t miss it. Monday, 9 pm, Victoria Freehouse, 10 S. Front St.
Future Islands Those FI vibes, though…. Is there really anything else to say here except that your Memorial Day Weekend won’t be complete without them? Grab those tickets. The Fillmore, Monday, 29 East Allen St.
Also on the beach deck for your MDW Saturday…. Maxo Kream @Balcony Bar at the Trocadero (8pm, 1003 Arch St)…….Alex Bugnon @ SOUTH :Kitchen and Jazz Parlor (9 pm, 600 North Broad Street)………The Building @ Johnny Brenda’s (8 pm, 1201 Frankford Avenue)……..Kyle Bent @ Borbon & Branch (7 pm, 705 N 2nd St.)……Suburban Living @Orliebs (8 pm, 847 N. Third St.)….
Sunday….. City & Colour @ Electric Factory (8 pm, 421 N. 7th St.)……….Miles Mosley @World Cafe Live (8 pm, 3025 Walnut St.)…….Elisa Janelle Velveteen @ The Barbary (8 pm, 951 Frankford Avenue)…….April Henry @World Cafe Live (8 pm, 1113 Market St.)…..Daylife Beach Club Memorial Day Weekend Krewella @The Pool After Dark Harrah’s Casino, AC 777 Harrah’s Blvd)
And for your Memorial Day Monday…. Laughs on Philly @ Ortliebs ( 7 pm, 847 N. 3rd St)……..Disaster Strikes @ Connie’s Ric Rac (7 pm, 1132 S. 9th St.)…….Ten Ton Hammer @ Kung Fu Necktie (1 pm, 1248 N. Front St.)