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10/9-10/10: Run, Rock and Root



    10/9-10/10: Run, Rock and Root
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    City Food Tour: This Saturday afternoon, taste the city with four different food tours. Whether you’re a chocolate lover or enjoy the best in fine wines, City Food Tours will take you around Philadelphia stopping at the best spots for each indulgence. Pricing and times vary between each event; so try one tour today and another tomorrow. Tours include the Flavors of Philly, Decadent Gourmet, Evening Wine, Chocolate & Tea and Craft Beer & Artisanal Cheese. City Food Tours, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131,  $29-$55, 1:30 p.m.

    Move Your Feet: We hope you picked out your Halloween costume already because you’ll need it at the 2nd Annual Rest in Peace 5K run this Saturday. The run will take you through East Falls’ spooky Laurel Hill Cemetery and benefits nonprofits, Gearing Up and Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetery. Stick around for the after-party including free beer, live music and rewards for the best costume and fastest runner. Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19132, $35, 5 p.m.

    Ben Arnold: He’s rocked The 10! Show stage now catch Ben Arnold bring down the house at Tin Angel this Saturday. With a soulful folk rock sound, Arnold reminds you of young Springsteen crossed with Joe Crocker. Check him out for just under $15. Tin Angel, 20 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106, +21, $12, 7:30 p.m.

    Bloody Mary Bar: Equipped with all the fixings, London Grill hosts a make-your-own Bloody Mary bar for Sunday brunch. After you’ve poured just the right amount of Tabasco, sit down for a delicious menu including eggs benedict, huevos rancheros, bagel and lox, french toast and plenty more. London Grill, 2301 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa., 19130, 11 a.m.

    Root & Roast: Eagles play the 49ers this Sunday and McFadden’s is hooking you up with the best tailgate specials all day long. Although you may not have a ticket to the game, it doesn’t mean you have to miss it--catch the game on the big screen as you sip on $4 and $5 Bud and Bud Light bottles and drafts. Plus, head to their patio for a piece of the 400 pound roasted pig. McFadden’s at the Ballpark, 1 Citizen’s Bank Way, Philadelphia, Pa. 19148, +21, $5, 1 p.m.

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    Ben Arnold Performs

    [PHI] Ben Arnold Performs
    Ben Arnold performs his song, "Depend on Love". You can see Ben perform at the Philadelphia Folk Festival on Saturday, August 21st. Be sure to check out his Facebook for future shows.
    (Published Monday, Oct. 10, 2011)