The Weekend Guide

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Ring in the weekend.

Spring Fever Happy Hour
What: Create custom Fleather earrings from leather scraps and get 15 percent off all Rabid Fox and Concrete Polish jewelry (reg. $40-$300); Guns Garcia deejays.
Why: Nail Tite adds outlandish designs to your digits ($10 and up).
When: Fri., 5-9 p.m.
Where: Concrete Polish Showroom, 716 N. Third St. (267-324-5201).

An Easter Egg
What: Choose colors and a pattern, then create a work of art with help from a glassblower ($40).
Why: Experts take care of the dangerous part, so you won’t get singed.
When: Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Hudson Beach Glass, 26 S. Strawberry St. Registration (recommended) to 267-319-1887 or online at hudsonbeachglass.com.

The Craft of Chocolate
What: Fabio Scarpelli (Golosa) and Diane Pinder (Donna & Company) show you how the humble bean is transformed into one of the most crave-worthy foods.
Why: Enough samples (truffles! drinking chocolate!) to make Willy Wonka jealous.
When: Sun., 2 p.m.
Where: Philadelphia Art Alliance, 251 S. 18th St. (215-545-4302). Tickets ($35) online at philartalliance.ejoinme.org.

Brunch at Talula’s Garden

What: Chef Sean McPaul lures sleepyheads with crab toast, omelets, and butter biscuits made with local ingredients.
Why: Rouse yourself from bed for mini donuts with coffee-scented Chantilly cream.
When: Every Sun., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 210 W. Washington Sq. (215-592-7787).

Photo: Dominique Nichole / Courtesy of Concrete Polish

716 N 3rd St
bt Fairmount Ave & Brown St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
210 W Washington Sq
@ St James St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Hudson Beach Glass
26 S Strawberry St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
251 S 18th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103