Opening of La Calaca Feliz
What: La Calaca Feliz (the Happy Skeleton, for those of you who no se hablan español) opened this Tuesday in the Fairmount Neighborhood. The restaurant features contemporary Mexican cuisine, with happy hour at the bar from 5-7pm weekdays and 10pm Saturdays.
Where: 2321 Fairmount Avenue
Annual Beef and Beer
What: Join the South Philadelphia Tap Room for an all-you-can-eat buffet of beef with all the fixins', while drinking beer firkins from local Philadelphia breweries.
Where: 1509 Mifflin St.
When: Sunday, January 29th from 4-8pm
Food Justice Movie Night
What: If the above event isn't really your cup of tea, come out for the Urban Nutrition Initiative's screening of Forks Over Knives, a documentary posing the question: can we eliminate diet-related disease by adopting a plant-based diet? Come early for a discussion on veganism, sustainability and food as medicine.
Where: The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut St.
When: Dinner at 6pm, movie at 7pm
Thursday, January 26, 2012