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The Weekend Guide

spa day liberte!

Because you’re worth it.

INDULGE
Spa Day

What: Enjoy a healthy three-course meal ($48) of low-cal choices like smoked salmon papillote and vanilla panna cotta before treating yourself to a Swedish massage and salt scrub combo ($120).
Why: No need to fret over ticking meters — the Sofitel kicked in complimentary valet parking.
When: Thru Apr. 30.
Where: Liberté, 120 S. 17th St. (215-569-8300); Rescue Rittenhouse Spa, 255 S. 17th St., 2nd flr. (215-772-2766). Reservations required.

MINGLE
Arcadia Boutique’s Art Party & Trunk Show

What: Gush over Kelly Lane’s collection of color-blocked spring dresses and nibble snacks courtesy of Johnny Brenda’s.
Why: Zachariah OHora’s kooky acrylic paintings pay homage to Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention.
When: Fri., 5-9 p.m.
Where: 819 N. Second St. (215-667-8099). Admission is free.

RESERVE
Zahav’s Klezmer Carnival
What: Celebrate Saint Patty’s Day Eastern European-style with a spread of borscht, blintzes, and hamantaschen ($35).
Why: The West Philadelphia Orchestra guarantees to bring wallflowers to their feet.
When: Wed., 6 p.m.
Where: 237 St. James Pl. Reservations (required) to 215-625-8800.

WATCH
In the Next Room, or the Vibrator Play
What: A Victorian-era doctor causes quite a stir when he introduces an experimental electric apparatus to patients.
Why: Apparently, ladies liked a little buzz even back in the day.
When: Thru Apr. 3.
Where: The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad St. Tickets ($36-$65) at 215-546-7824 or online at ticketing.theatrealliance.org.

Photo: Michael Leslie / Courtesy of Liberté

LOCATIONS
120 S 17th St
@ Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-569-8300
265 S Broad St
@ Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-546-7824
237 St James Pl
@ Phillip Pl
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-625-8800
819 N 2nd St
bt Brown & Poplar Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-667-8099
1601 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-772-2766
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