The Weekend Guide

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EAT
Prosciutto Arugula Pizza
What:
New Italian restaurant NoVi serves this not-to-be-missed pie (along with sixteen others) cooked on a wood-fire grill, along with a variety of salads (blackened steak) and entrees (homemade gnocchi).
Why: Flour power.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 4-10 p.m.; Fri., noon-10 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Where: 2001 Hamilton St. (215-563-6363).

Divan Turkish Kitchen
What: After ousting his former partner, owner Ilker Ugur is back in the kitchen dreaming up authentic, perfectly spiced dishes. Try his mother’s homemade baklava.
Why: You’re no turkey.
When: Daily, noon-10 p.m.
Where: 918 S. 22nd St. (215-545-5790).

DRINK
La Última Palabra
What:
Apo’s newest drink is a take on classic cocktail The Last Word — with tequila, chartreuse, pink peppercorn, and a hint of basil.
Why: It tastes like fall.
When: Wed.-Sat., 5 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sun., 5 p.m.-midnight.
Where: 102 S. 13th St. (215-735-7500).

DANCE
Broadzilla DJs
What: Making Time’s infamous local DJ outfit spins rare remixes and dancy tunes with special guests Pilooski (Paris) and Finger on the Pulse (NYC).
Why: One more time with hot pants.
When: Fri., 9 p.m.
Where: Silk City, 435 Spring Garden St. (215-592-8838).

SEE
Tell All
What:
A retrospective introducing the work of prolific 92-year-old Marie Ulmer, who created watercolors, etchings, and woodcuts during her time at U Arts.
Why:
Go, go, Grandma.
When: Opening reception, Thurs., 5-8 p.m.
Where: University of the Arts, Anderson Hall, 333 S. Broad St., 8th flr.

LOCATIONS
University of the Arts
333 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
918 S 22nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
215-545-5790
2001 Hamilton St
Philadelphia, PA 19130
215-563-6363
435 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-592-8838
102 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-735-7500
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