Happy Hour: With a new and improved menu, see what Noble is cooking up tonight. Located next door to Helium, the sleek restaurant and lounge offers a fantastic happy hour perfect for any after work shindig. Beginning at 5 p.m., guests will receive specials including a half-priced bar menu, $3 beers and $6 wines and cocktails. Plus, Noble is participating in Center City Restaurant Week with scrumptious three-course lunches for $20 and four-course dinners for $35. We suggest trying their pulled pork barbecue for lunch and their slow cooked arctic char for dinner. Noble American Cookery, 2025 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, Free, 5 p.m.
Jersey Shore Thursdays: Watch your favorite train wreck of a show, Jersey Shore, tonight at Cavanaugh’s Rittenhouse. The show begins at 10 p.m., so make sure you get there early to reserve a good spot at the bar to catch all the action. If you’re hungry, try Cav’s 35-cent chicken wings or clams. During the show, enjoy $2 Heineken bottles, $5 vodka and Red Bull and $5 Jagerbombs. Everyone needs a good laugh (or some humiliation if you’re from Jersey), so catch all the action tonight and be sure to meet the crew tomorrow at McFadden’s in NoLibs. Cavanaugh’s Rittenhouse, 1823 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, +21, 10 p.m.
Feel the Heat: It’s Thirsty Thursday so you know what that means, round up your friends and head to Old City for a night of partying and drink specials. Beginning at 10 p.m., Heat will host a $15 open bar until midnight. After that, sip on $2 Miller Lites, $4 Jagerbombs and $5 vodka and Red Bull. Dance all night to the sounds of DJ Joey Catz who will be playing your favorite songs from pop, hip-hop and house. Heat, 112 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106, +21, Free, 10 p.m.