Meet and Greet at McGillin’s: Meet NY Timesbestselling author, William Lashner, tonight. Lashner is best known for his novels such as “Killer’s Kill,” “Falls the Shadow,” “Past Due” and “Marked Man.” He will be reading his latest novel, “Blood & Bones” at McGillin’s. Why at McGillin’s you might ask? Well, the characters in Lashner’s novel all enjoy a good brew at the ale house and you can too tonight at 6 p.m. McGillin’s Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19107, Free, +21.
Cravin’ Cavanaugh’s: Test your smarts tonight in everyone’s favorite pub game -- Quizzo. Hosted by Irish John, Cavanaugh’s is giving away some sweet prizes for the winners. Prizes include small things like key chains all the way to big things, like free bar tabs. Free beer? Who doesn’t love that? If you don’t win, at least you can enjoy Cavanaugh’s specials such as half-priced burgers as well as $3 drafts all night. Cavanaugh’s Rittenhouse, 1823 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, Free, +21.
Sounds as Silk: Check out some of Philly’s best deejays and enjoy drink specials tonight at Silk City. Dance to the sounds of DJ Milk Money, DJ N9ne and DJ Tommy Diz of On:Q Produxions, just to name a few. Party it up with eight different deejays spinning the hottest hip-hop, old school, funk, house and rock. Also, grab $2 PBR, $2 High Life, $3 Kenzinger and $4 Three Olives Rootbeer Vodka. If you get hot, head outside to Silk’s outdoor lounge, perfect for a cool summer night. Silk City, 435 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19123, Free, +21.