Killer Comedy: Known for his interesting made-up characters, comedian Kenny Williams will be at Philadelphia’s Laff House tonight. Williams has appeared on BET’s "Comic View", Def Comedy Jam and Martin Lawrence’s "First Amendment". Originally wanting to be an actor, Williams jumped into comedy on a whim and has been on the comedy circuit for years now. Help him achieve his goal by making you laugh until it hurts tonight at 8:30 p.m. Laff House, 221 South Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19147, $15.
New Music: Celebrate the release of the much-anticipated Blueprint 3 album by rapper, Jay-Z. Party and dance the night away at the new Cuban-inspired lounge, Q-ba Lounge, in Northern Liberties. Listen to great new music from Jay’s album as well as some of the hottest hip-hop, top 40, reggae, reggaeton and house being spun by DJ Casper. Rebel Entertainment and PR bring you $1 Mixed drinks until 10:30 p.m. and $3 beers all night. The event also includes specials on Tokyo Teas, Blue Long Islands and Moet Rose Mimosas. Q-ba Lounge, 1176 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19123, $10, +21.
Beer Tasting: Sample a wide variety of beers tonight at Elephant & Castle Pub & Restaurant. From 7 p.m. through 9 p.m. the restaurant will offer some of the greatest brews for all to try, and if you don’t like one, don’t worry, there are plenty of others. Now, when you’re stuck at a bar not knowing what to order because you’re afraid you may not like a certain beer, you’ll know what they all taste like. Bring your friends tonight and as an added bonus, after 9 p.m., sip on Bass pints for only $4. Elephant & Castle Pub & Restaurant, 1800 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, 7 p.m.