Party at Le Bec Fin: The famous French hot-spot is celebrating its’ 40th anniversary tonight. Bring your friends or a date to Le Bec Fin to enjoy a four-course meal for $40. Completed with a meet and greet of the kitchen staff and chef, this party also includes complimentary pastries and a launch of a new menu. Le Bec Fin, 1523 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19102, $40, 4:30 p.m.
Sips at Smokin’ Betty’s: If you haven’t been to Smokin’ Betty’s, you’re missing out. Specializing in American comfort food, the cozy restaurant has the best Center City Sips specials in town. With cheap sangria, beer and wine, guests can also enjoy discounted spicy dry rub wings, cheesesteak spring rolls, veggie quesadillas and grilled pizza. Smokin’ Betty’s, 116 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19107, 5 p.m.
Cheers for Spears: Funny man, Aries Spears, will be at Helium Comedy Club tonight. Better known for his dead-on impressions on MADtv,Aries Spears is in town as part of his U.S. comedy tour. Since his stint on MADtv, Spears has been in a few movies and continues to bring a little bit of laughter to each city he visits. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, $15, 8 p.m.