Your weekly happy hour is about to get even happier: Center City Sips, one of the best parts of summer in Philadelphia, is set to return on June 4! – Chelsea Karnash


What: Center City Sips is a Wednesday night happy hour special that runs throughout the summer months. Specials include $5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer and half-off appetizers. Some restaurants also offer 15% dinner discounts after the happy hour is over.

When: This year’s Sips starts on Wednesday, June 4th, and runs through August 27th. Make a prompt exit from work on Wednesdays if you can, though: the special only lasts from 5 – 7 p.m.


Where: There are tons of bars and restaurants participating in this year’s Sips. Some of the best include:

10 Arts

Bar-Ly Chinatown

Bru Craft & Wurst

Devil’s Alley

Farmers’ Cabinet

Independence Beer Garden – coming in July!

M Restaurant


Rosa Blanca


Smokin’ Betty’s

Square 1682


Vintage Wine Bar

Check the Center City District’s website for more info on other participating establishments.

Connect: Follow @CCDSips on Twitter for updates and info.