Food & Drink

Chocolate beers, food trucks & eating under a circus tent

A ranch-topped mac and cheese bowl from the Mac Mart Truck

THURSDAY
South Philly's Devil's Den's tapping rare kegs of B. United food-brewed beers like cocoa bean Chocarrubica and salty Leipziger Gose, pairing them with complimentary tapas all night long. Check out which draft pairs best with red-eye gravy and biscuits
The PPA Parking Lot's a 10-food-truck takeover of East Passyunk Ave from 11a-3p.
The Farm Truck, Mac Mart, and The Cow & The Curd are all part of the one-day-only mobile food fundraiser
If South Philly's too far North for you, a fleet of mobile eateries takes over the Navy Yard every Thurs through the end of Summer as part of the inaugural Lunch Truck Lineup.
Rain or shine, expect Nomad Pizza, Street Food, and more parking weekly on the Marine Parade Grounds
Bid on dates with local professionals when National Mechanics hosts boozy charity auction Philly Give & Get.
No, not that kind of professional. Claim museum tours, mini-golf, and behind-the-scenes show rehearsals with Philly's tech scene superstars.
FRIDAY
The science of beer pairing will be on display at Yards when the master distillers match up their brews with Fette Sau barbecue, Han Dynasty Chinese, and Little Baby's Ice Cream.
And, unlike most Philadelphia Science Festival workshops, this one has an open bar.
Missed Rihanna in Philly last month? Her forehead diamond's shining bright at Revel in Atlantic City
SATURDAY
Flavors of the Avenue is South Philly's biggest food and drink fest with 25 EPass eateries dishing out unlimited samples under a big top.
Get your first taste of new-to-the-block restaurants like Noord, Sophia's, and Will BYOB
The Festival of Forgotten Foods serves pay-as-you-go classic comforts like catfish & waffles, oyster stew, and snapper soup in the center court of Reading Terminal Market.
And, yes, there are also ice cream flavors you've never heard of before
Manayunk Brewing's 15th annual Brewfest means 4hrs of 50+ craft beers and home brews from around your garage to around the globe. Tickets include brewing demos, unlimited sampling, and a take-home tasting glass
Sprung's a 6hr happy hour featuring 10 West-of-Broad St bars like Pub & Kitchen and Jet Wine Bar offering discount food and drink specials til 6p.
Tickets are only $5 and score you bar-to-bar trolley rides all afternoon

Soup and grilled bread from The Farm Truck
A scene from last year's Manayunk Brewing's 14th Annual Brewfest