1/16-1/17: Celebrities, Causes and Cheap Eats

Hair O’ The Dog: Party in style this Saturday night at the 16th Annual Hair O’ The Dog black-tie gala held at the Loews Hotel. Enjoy a five-hour top-shelf open bar, butlered and buffet hors d’oeuvres and finger foods and plenty of music from Don’t Call Me Francis and LeCompt. And because we are in a recession this year, the admission has been reduced. Plus, a portion of all proceeds will be donated to Adopt-A-Pig, a new program designed to help children and their families cope as they fight cancer. Loews Hotel, 1200 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19107, +21, $70, 9 p.m.

Party in AC: Round up your friends and head to Atlantic City to see The Hills star, Brody Jenner, host a jam-packed night of music at Dusk. Marshal Barnes is on the ones and twos as you and your friends shake it into the early morning. For more information on VIP or bottle service, click here. Take pictures, drink and party all weekend in Atlantic City with a non-work Monday to look forward to. Dusk, 2100 Pacific Avenue, Atlantic City, Nj. 08401, +21, Free, 10 p.m.

Anniversary Bash: Looking for a quiet and cozy meal but can’t wait until Restaurant Week begins? Head to Positano Coast in the heart of Old City as they celebrate five years. Enjoy a dinner for two with your honey for only $55 or grab any of their drinks, desserts or appetizers for just five bucks. Plus, the restaurant is giving away a dinner for two for every month – all you need to do is show up on Saturday for the big bash. Positano Coast, 212 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106, Free, 10 p.m.

Body Worlds: The eye-opening exhibit, Body Worlds, is winding down in Philadelphia, so get your tickets soon. The popular national exhibit is currently at the Franklin Institute and features an insightful look into the human body and brain through figures, videos and more. And if you can’t seem to get to the exhibit during the day, no worries, the museum is staying open late with discounted tickets available after 5 p.m. The Franklin Institute, 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, $10-$27, 9:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Restaurant Week: It’s Restaurant Week again in Center City Philadelphia. The annual winter discount deal begins this Sunday and is sponsored by TD Bank. Dine at your favorite restaurants for lunch or dinner, $20 and $35 respectively. Each deal offers a three-course meal. Book your reservation today as many restaurants are filling up. Center City, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106.

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