Wine, Dine and Dance: For less than $20, experience everything the Latin culture has to offer from authentic food to delicious wine and of course, salsa. Beginning at 5 p.m., have a glass of wine, soup or salad, an entrée and enjoy a free salsa lesson at Reef Caribbean Restaurant and Lounge. If it’s just the lesson you want, come at 9 p.m. when it’s only a $5 cover. Dance all night long to the sounds of Joe Figueroa. Kitchen closes at 11 p.m. just in case you do end up working up an appetite. Reef Caribbean Restaurant and Lounge, 605 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19147, +21, 5 p.m., $19.95.
Zombie Prom: If you can’t wait until Halloween, bust out your best suit and come to the Zombie Prom 2009 tonight at the Trocadero Theatre. We know getting the ooze and blood just right is a bit hard, so makeup stations will be set up from the Penitentiary’s Terror Behind the Walls. When you’re all set, head into the zombie photo booth for your free photo of you and your mate. Hostess, Melissa Torre, will crown the best Zombie King and Queen of Philadelphia. Music will be provided byDJ Robert Drake, Dave Ghoul and DJ Kiltboy. Live performances will include Live Not On Evil and The Young Werewolves. Start your Halloween early and head to the Troc tonight. Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19107, +21, $7, 8 p.m.
Pub Quiz: We know Cavanaugh’s Riverdeck may be a bit too cold for a drink tonight, so head to their new place in Rittenhouse. Beginning at 5 p.m., enjoy happy hour specials that include $2 off all beers, $3 off all mixed drinks and $4 off all wines. Try one of Cavanaugh’s scrumptious burgers from their half-priced menu through 7 p.m. Stick around a bit longer, and have the chance to win prizes through a few rounds of quizzo hosted by Irish John. The game begins at 8 p.m. and the specials continue with $3 drafts and the half-priced burgers all night. Cavanaugh’s Rittenhouse, 1823 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, +21, Free, 5 p.m.