Sippin’ in the City: Dine at Le Castagne tonight for Center City Sips. The swanky Italian restaurant will serve an array of appetizers and drinks for cheap from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Bring your friends and try their selection of three artisanal cheeses, fried mortadella sticks, Italian potato skins, the chef’s daily selection of pizzas, four cheese truffle fondue and assorted Italian meats. Drink specials include caipirinhas, Arnold Palmers, sangria rossos, Dog House Pinot Grigio, Beringer Pinot Noir, Yuengling and Miller Light. Be sure to stick around for a discounted dinner later. Le Castagne, 1920 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, 5 p.m.
People I Don’t Know: Extended by popular demand, Proximity Gallery welcomes you to JoKa’s People I Don’t Know. The exhibit examines different people in the artists’ life through miniature portraits. JoKa, whose work has been displayed nationally and internationally, taps into the identity of his subjects, leaving viewers questioning whom do we really know. The exhibit will be on display through July 15. Proximity Gallery, 2434 East Dauphin Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19125, Free, 6 p.m.
Dollar Drinks: Ah cheap beer, beef and quizzo—can’t beat that on a Wednesday night. Head into Manayunk to Bayou Bar & Grill for $1 domestic bottles and drinks from 10 p.m. until 12 a.m. Munch on $2 roast beef sandwiches as you play a few rounds of quizzo, hosted by Big Josh. Over $200 in prizes will be given away, so bring a buddy and test your luck. Bayou Bar & Grill, 4245 Main Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19127, +21, 10 p.m.