Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Aug. 1

August 1, 2014 12:01 AM

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(credit: Dan R. Krauss/Getty Images)

(credit: Dan R. Krauss/Getty Images)

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

(credit: Dan R. Krauss/Getty Images)

(credit: Dan R. Krauss/Getty Images)

Free Cold Brew Iced Coffee

Participating Saxbys coffee shops
Philadelphia, Pa.
http://www.saxbyscoffee.com
Starting at 6 a.m.

VisitPhilly and Saxbys are teaming up to offer free cold brew iced coffee every Friday in August. The free java is available all day at any of the 11 Philly-area Saxbys – all you have to do is ask.

Latin Jazz Night At The Oval

Bacon Fest at The Oval

Eakins Oval

2601 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, Pa.

5 p.m., pay as you go

As if you needed an excuse to eat more bacon, The Oval is hosting its second annual “Bacon Fest,” a night full of fun…and crispy fried pork. From free bacon and a screening of “Apollo 13” (starring Kevin Bacon!) to the launch of a rocket made of bacon, there’s something for bacon-lovers of all ages.

Penn's Landing File Photo (Credit: Dan Wing)

Penn’s Landing File Photo (Credit: Dan Wing)

Smooth Jazz Summer Nights

Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing

Columbus Blvd and Chestnut St
Philadelphia, Pa.

7:30 p.m., FREE

Al fresco jazz is coming to Penn’s Landing every Friday in August. The program kicks off tonight with Grammy-nominated pianist David Benoit.

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