Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Nov. 5

November 5, 2014 12:01 AM

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

(The Philadelphia Museum of Art, top, and the Fairmount Water Works, in 2009 file photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

(The Philadelphia Museum of Art, top, and the Fairmount Water Works, in 2009 file photo by KYW’s John Ostapkovich)

Philadelphia Museum of Art Contemporary Craft Show


4 p.m., price varies

This weekend, nearly 200 vendors from all over the country will descend on the PMA for the annual craft show. Get a sneak peek at what’s up for sale during a preview party that also includes cocktails and light bites.

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Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen Sampling


5:30 p.m., FREE

Score samples of “Top Chef” finalist Carla Hall’s hot chicken, mac and cheese, braised greens and fresh lemonade on Drexel’s campus this evening. The items are slated to become regulars on the menu at Hall’s Southern-inspired restaurants.

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(credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Art + Science Open House


5:30 p.m., FREE

Join Wistar scientists and “conceptual artists” Joel Erland and Kate Kaman, who created the Institute’s Caspar kinetic sculpture, at this event, which mixes science and art to wonderful results. Tonight, the focus is on photographing subjects through the microscope, and how it can help the fight against cancer.

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