Pierre's Weekend Calendar February 17 – 19

Tickets On Sale:
Friday at 10am
Metallica - WorldWired Tour 2017 with Avenged Sevenfold & Volbeat @ Lincoln Financial Field; May 12
Blondie & Garbage @ The Mann; August 2
Steel Panther @ The Fillmore Philadelphia; April 5
Lady Gaga (2nd show); Wells Fargo Center; Sep 11
Jack Johnson with Lake Street Dive @ BB&T Pavilion; Jun 10
The Band Perry @ TLA Mar 11
Kool & The Gang with The Commodores @ Borgata Event Center; August 13
Impractical Jokers - 'Santiago Sent Us' Tour @ Borgata Event Center; August 17 & 18
Jerry Seinfeld @ Borgata Event Center; August 25 - 26

Friday at NOON
Brad Paisley with Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant and Lindsay Eli @ BB&T Pavilion; May 19

Saturday at 10am
Straight No Chaser & Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox @ BB&T Pavilion; Jul 25

Shows This Weekend:
All Weekend
Mark Normand @ Helium Comedy Club
Dominique @ Punchline Philly

Friday
Lee Fields & The Expressions @ Union Transfer
LoCash, Michael Tyler, Ryan Follese @ TLA
"Masters Of Illusion Live!" @ Keswick Theatre
Meat Wave @ Boot & Saddle
PWR BTTM, Naked Giants @ Philadelphia Mausoleum Of Contemporary Art
Sango @ Johnny Brenda's
The Wonder Junkies, Us The Duo, Hailey Knox @ World Cafe Live
Whiskey Myers, Goodbye June @ The Foundry
Chely Wright @ Sellersville Theater
The Movement, Brixton Saint @ World Cafe Live @ The Queen
Chippendales @ Sands Bethlehem
Shows This Weekend:
Friday & Saturday
Get The Led Out - American Led Zeppelin @ Santander Performing Arts Center (Reading)
Shen Yun Performing Arts @ Merriam Theater

Saturday
Chippendales @ Theatre Of Living Arts
Alcest, The Body, Creepers @ The Foundry
Beatlemania NOW @ Sellersville Theater
Beth Hart @ Scottish Rite Auditorium
Big Gigantic, Cherub, The Floozies @ The Fillmore Philadelphia
Casting Crowns, Danny Gokey, Unspoken @ The Liacouras Center
Damn The Torpedoes - Trib. To Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers @ World Cafe Live @ The Queen -
Daya @ Trocadero Theatre
DevilDriver, (hed)pe, Death Angel, Motograter, The Agonist @ Reverb (Reading)
Dirk Quinn Band @ The Other Farm Brewing Company (Boyertown)
The Hit Men @ Broadway Theatre
Mt. Joy, Levee Drivers @ Johnny Brenda's
Peter Pumpkin Head, The Cucumbers @ Hope Hose Firehouse (Bordentown)
Scott Pemberton Band @ Arden Gild Hall
Shining Star - Trib. To Earth, Wind & Fire @ Keswick Theatre
Spin Doctors @ The Block At Harrah’s Philadelphia
Sticky Fingers (AUS) @ Underground Arts
Tash Sultana @ World Cafe Live - Upstairs
The The Band Band - Trib. to The Band @ New Hope Winery

Sunday
Carter Hulsey, American Opera @ World Cafe Live
John Mark McMillan, Josh Garrels @ Union Transfer
Less Than Jake & Pepper @ The Fillmore
Pop Evil, Red Sun Rising, Badflower @ TLA
Safetysuit, Royal Teeth @ The Foundry
Sinkane @ Johnny Brenda's
Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys @ World Cafe Live

What's Happening at MMR?
Friday
Marisa rocks the Philly Home and Garden Show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks with the MMaRmy at 6pm . Let your ideas grow. Three days only to shop, compare and save. For info and discount tickets, go to PhillyHomeAndGarden.com

Saturday
Join Nick McIlwain for Cupid’s Undie Run 2017 at XFINITY Live. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Tumor Foundation. For details and registration, click EVENTS at wmmr dot com or use keyword CUPID.

Sunday
Join Marisa and Philly Loves Beer at Heritage (914 N 2nd St) at 6pm (the competition starts at 8pm) and cheer on the "flanntily-clad" gentlemen of the Philadelphia beer scene as they strut their stuff down the catwalk at the first annual fundraiser - Flannel Animal: an All-Male Review. $5 at the door gets you entered to win a Philly Loves Beer prize: Two GA tickets to Brewer's Plate March 5th & Two tickets for a Liberty Brew Tour (value $90 each!). Info at PhillyLovesBeer.org

What's Going on in the Movies?
New This Week:
The Great Wall (PG-13) Matt Damon, Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe, Zhang Hanyu
Fist Fight (R) Ice Cube, Charlie Day, Tracy Morgan, Jillian Bell, Dean Norris, Christina Hendricks, Dennis Haysbert
A Cure For Wellness (R) Dane DeHaan, Jason Isaacs, Mia Goth, Celia Imrie

Still in Theaters:
Fifty Shades Darker (R) Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Eric Johnson, Rita Ora
The Lego Batman Movie (PG) Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes, Mariah Carey
John Wick: Chapter 2 (R) Keanu Reeves, Common, Laurence Fishburne, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ruby Rose
The Comedian (R) Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann, Harvey Keitel, Danny DeVito, Cloris Leachman
Rings (PG-13) Matilda Lutz, Alex Roe, Johnny Galecki
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (R) Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts
Split (PG-13) M. Night Shyamalan Director, James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley
Patriots Day (R) Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Monaghan, J.K. Simmons
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (PG-13) Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk, Forrest Whitaker

What's Happening Around Town:
Now Through April 23
Get closer to dinosaurs than ever before in Jurassic World: The Exhibition! Based on one of the biggest blockbusters in cinema history, the Exhibition immerses audiences of all ages in scenes inspired by the beloved film. Now, the park that was only a promise comes to life…right before your eyes.
Travel to Isla Nublar and explore Jurassic World. Stare in wonder at a towering Brachiosaurus; come face-to-face with a Velociraptor; and get a rare up-close look at the most vicious dinosaur of them all, Tyrannosaurus rex. Created in close collaboration with renowned paleontologist Jack Horner, the Exhibition is infused with interactive educational elements—drawn from the real-world science of dinosaur DNA that allowed Jurassic World to come to life. Info at: FI.edu/Exhibit/Jurassic-World-Exhibition

What's Happening Around Town:
Now Through March 5
The Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest on the Delaware River Waterfront (Market Street and Columbus Boulevard), featuring ice skating on an Olympic-size skating rink, a ski chalet-style lodge, fire pits, warming cabins and thousands of lights that illuminate the space in style. There is also food and drink, arcade games and more. Offering majestic views of both the Delaware River and the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is a delightful winterized riverfront park. Visit: RiverRink.com

Through February 26
The Rothman Ice Rink and America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park. Three months of ice skating right next to City Hall for its third year of seasonal skating. The ice rink is open to skaters of all levels and all ages, and those who aren’t so familiar with ice skating can take part in a $99, five-class learn to skate lesson on Sunday mornings. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 10 and under. Those who do not have their own ice skates can rent a pair for $10. For info visit: CCDParks.org

All Weekend
Philadelphia Home + Garden Show at the Philadelphia Expo Center, 100 Station Ave., Oaks.. Check out the latest gardening tips and tricks and home products at this week’s expo. Hundreds of exhibitors and guest experts will be on hand, including Jeff Lewis from “Flipping Out” and Hilary Farr from “Love It, Or List It.” Walk through more than 7,500 square feet of inspirational gardens showcasing new gardening techniques, ideas and must-have products for 2017. phillyhomeandgarden.com

Friday
Jaeda’s Belly Dancers Fight For Air at Club Mousai, 1227 Walnut St. at 10pm for Free. Join professional belly dancer and burlesque performer Jaeda, along with Philly’s best belly dancers, for a night of performances benefitting the American Lung Association’s 2017 Fight For Air Climb. Drink specials and complimentary appetizers will be available. All proceeds and tips will benefit the organization. clubmousai.com

Saturday
Fifty Shades Darker GayBINGO! At Gershman Y. 401 S. Broad St. Outrageous drag queens, ridiculous musical numbers and scandalous humor are in store for this month’s Fifty Shades of Grey-inspired GayBINGO! Hosted by the Bingo Verifying Divas, the games raise funds for HIV and AIDS services in the Philadelphia region. | 7pm. $25-$30. aidsfundphilly.org

Quizzo Bowl XIII
Test your knowledge, and have fun while doing it, at Johnny Goodtimes annual Quizzo Bowl. This year’s theme is The British Invasion. The night will features a live performance from the Newspaper Taxis, tons of giveaways, and more than $1000 worth of prizes for Top 3 finishers. | 8pm. Free. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. johnnygoodtimes.com

Join Nick at the Cupid’s Undie Run where Hundreds of runners will be stripping down to their skivvies for this Valentine’s run, all in an effort to help raise funds for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Both solo runners and teams are welcome. | Noon. $35. XFinity Live, 1100 Pattison Ave. cupidsundierun.org

Sunday
Join Marisa and Philly Loves Beer at Heritage (914 N 2nd St) at 6pm (the competition starts at 8pm) and cheer on the "flanntily-clad" gentlemen of the Philadelphia beer scene as they strut their stuff down the catwalk at the first annual fundraiser - Flannel Animal: an All-Male Review. $5 at the door gets you entered to win a Philly Loves Beer prize: Two GA tickets to Brewer's Plate March 5th & Two tickets for a Liberty Brew Tour (value $90 each!). Info at PhillyLovesBeer.org

Sports Up!
Sunday
Flyers AWAY vs. Vancouver Canucks; 10pm