Red, White and Blue Happy Hours – Part 1

Loosen up for a patriotic holiday weekend

Benjamin Franklin once said “Beer (or wine) is proof God loves us and wants us to be happy.” Come exercise that God-given right at one of our Red, White and Blue Happy Hours! Check back here for a list of Happy Hour specials going on throughout the city the Friday before the 4th!

The Bourse

13 South 5th Street,

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Opening Summer 2018.The renovation of this historic building will accommodate new, local artisanal vendors alongside neighborhood business with established roots – a true showcase of Philly’s best. Full restoration to the entrances on both 4th and 5th Streets will create lively outdoor seating. Brand new commercial office and coworking space will occupy the upper floors. A thoughtfully curated mix of vendors and designed common areas with communal seating will establish The Bourse as a local and regional destination for food, beverage, and unique retail offerings.

Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons

1001 N 2nd St,

Philadelphia, PA 19123


Throughout its lifespan, the Schmidt’s Commons has been home to thousands of events, small and large, local and national. The Piazza is an 80,000 sq. ft. event space sits at the heart of the Commons with a rich history. In 1860 brewmaster Christian Schmidt, C. Schmidt & Sons Brewery planted its stake in Northern Liberties in Philadelphia. After C. Schmidt & Sons went out of business in 2009, the site of the brewery was acquired and transformed into Philadelphia’s sixth public square, surrounded by a mixed-use district of shops, apartments, and office space.

Come for a Beer-BQ celebration complete with food trucks, games, craft beer options and much, much more! Stay late to catch a screening of the classic, E.T., as a part of Welcome America’s Philly @ the Movies series!

Capriccio at Cafe Cret

110 N 16th Street,

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Capriccio Cafe and Espresso Bar is often credited with introducing cafe culture to Philadelphia over 20 years ago and is proud to be one of Philadelphia’s longest running locally owned and operated cafe brands. Capriccio at Café Cret features a wide variety of superior coffee drinks, fresh salads, paninis, and other upscale cafe fare.

Capriccio @ Cafe Cret is a spectacular, inviting new location on the beautiful Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Housed in a glass pavilion, with outdoor seating in view of Philadelphia’s iconic “Love” sculpture, Capriccio @ Cafe Cret is within walking distance of all the Parkway’s cultural institutions, including the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Rodin Museum, and the Franklin Institute. Capriccio Cafe @ Wills Eye Hospital is a kiosk located in the main lobby of this world-class medical facility. It provides doctors, medical professionals, patients, and visitors with coffee and cafe fare to stay energized throughout the day.

Sonesta Philadelphia

1800 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Serving up a unique cocktail and dining experience, the refreshed ARTBAR offers art-infused cocktails and an updated menu featuring breakfast along with evening small plates.  As featured in USA Today and Philadelphia Style Magazine, ARTBAR is the perfect spot for guests and locals to sip, dine and mingle in a fresh and contemporary space,  located in the lobby level of the Sonesta Philadelphia.

Sonesta’s Food is Art philosophy is reflected in each dish – gastronomic specialties that are both delectable and designed with art in mind. Featuring local fare and a variety of small plates, Art Bar is an ideal setting for social gatherings.Take advantage of the warmer weather by dining alfresco with our new outdoor seating along 18th street – the best place for people watching!