The Weekend Guide


This one’s got legs.


What: Help yourself to buckets of all-you-can-eat Maryland crabs, corn on the cob, and roasted potatoes on City Tap House’s rooftop patio.
Why: With peach sangria and music from TJ Kong and the Atomic Bomb, you’ll wish summer would last forever.
When: Sat., 1-4 p.m.
Where: The Radian Balcony, 3925 Walnut St. (215-662-0105). Tickets ($35) at ticketleap.

Bat Boxes

What: Hang wooden boxes ($82) by artist Jen Roder outside to attract insects and the endangered critters who feast on them.
Why: It rids your yard of mosquitoes every night.
When: Thru Aug. 31. Daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: City Planter, 814 N. Fourth St. (215-627-6169).

Hotel Palomar’s Barnes Foundation Package

What: Shack up in the hotel’s deluxe digs and get member-level access to the famed art museum (from $229).
Why: Sign up for the free Kimpton InTouch membership to get a $10 voucher for minibar raids and 2 p.m. checkout.
When: Thru Dec. 31.
Where: 117 S. 17th St. To book, call 888-725-1778 and mention code Barnes.

Philadelphia Folk Festival

What: Dozens of acts, from New Orleans brass to a jug band, pack the stages. (Wearing flowers in your hair is optional but fun.)
Why: Pitch a tent for the full Woodstock feeling.
When: Thurs.-Sun. Schedule at pfs.org.
Where: Old Pool Farm, 1323 Salford Station Rd., Schwenksville. Info at 800-556-3655. Tickets ($65-$195) at ticketleap.com.

Photo: Courtesy of City Tap House

117 S 17th St
@ Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
3925 Walnut St
@ 39th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Old Pool Farm
1323 Salford Station Rd
Schwenksville, PA 19473
814 N 4th St
bt Brown & Poplar Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19123