The Weekend Guide

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Snap Cocktail Competition

What: The city’s best bartenders whip up fancy concoctions using Art in the Age’s new gingersnap-inspired spirit.
Why: Savona’s master sommelier Melissa Monosoff and other opinionated folks weigh in on the creations.
When: Mon., 7 p.m.
Where: Bar Ferdinand, 1030 N. Second St.; El Camino Real, 1040 N. Second St. R.S.V.P. (required) to stephanie@artintheage.com. Admission is free.

Philadelphia Honey Festival

What: Free hive demos, discussions, and beer flavored with the sweet stuff in honor of L.L. Langstroth’s (the father of American beekeeping) 200th birthday.
Why: Learn what it takes to house bees in your own abode — we bet they’ll sting less than your last roommate.
When: Fri.-Sun.
Where: Locations and schedule online at phillybeekeepers.org.

Festival Bar

What: Open just for the duration of Philly Fringe, the temporary hotspot hosts cabaret acts, guest DJs, and offbeat entertainment for free.
Why: Tonight’s screening of Spike Lee’s Passing Strange is followed by a hip-hop dance party.
When: Thru Sept. 18.
Where: 520 N. Columbus Blvd. Info at 215-413-9006.


What: The bra boutique offers complimentary one-on-one fittings to make sure your tatas are sitting pretty.
Why: Luxurious dressing rooms make shopping for skivvies feel less like a chore.
When: Opens Mon. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: The Plaza at the King of Prussia Mall, 160 N. Gulph Rd., King of Prussia (484-685-4072). Reservations (recommended) online at reservation.myintimacy.com.

Photo: Courtesy of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction

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160 N Gulph Rd
The Plaza at the King of Prussia Mall
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Festival Bar
520 N Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19123
El Camino Real
1040 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
1030 N 2nd St
bt Girard Ave & Poplar St
Philadelphia, PA 19123