What: Justin James Reed debuts a series of evocative photos, plus plenty of beer to fuel your First Friday antics.
Why: Stop by galleries (Vox Populi, Tiger Strikes Asteroid) that were closed for the holiday weekend.
When: Fri., 6-10 p.m.
Where: Stockbridge Fine Art, 319a N. 11th St., 4th flr. (215-629-4040). Admission is free.
Friday Night Flights
What: Sample a selection of vino with sommelier William Eccleston while snacking on hors d’oeuvres.
Why: This week Purple Wine Company schools you on rieslings and cabernets.
When: Every Fri., 6-8 p.m.
Where: Ristorante Panorama, Penn’s View Hotel, 14 N. Front St. (215-922-7800). Tickets at the door ($35) or online ($25) at localwineevents.com.
Mural Bike Tour
What: Take a guided spin to see Philly’s famed outdoor paintings and learn the stories behind them.
Why: Escape aggressive city drivers on the leisurely side-street route.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.
Where: Lloyd Hall, 1 Boathouse Row. Tickets ($17) online at muralarts.tix.com.
Satellite Second Saturday Craft Fair
What: Stop by the outdoor spot for jewelry, prints, and other handcrafted items by local artists ($2-$50).
Why: A trunk show and pottery wheel demo by ceramist Amy Esther.
When: Sat. Fair, noon-5 p.m.; trunk show, noon-4 p.m.
Where: Fair, 50th St., at Baltimore Ave.; trunk show, Vix Emporium, 5009 Baltimore Ave. (215-471-7700). Admission is free.
Photo: Justin James Reed