From scoring student discounts to the 2020 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, Theatre Exile, and Longwood Gardens, to taking advantage of photo-ops at Wonderspaces and eating your way through East Passyunk during Restaurant Week, there’s a ton to do this March. Read on to see all the experiences happening in Philly this month!
The What: The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show is the nation’s largest and longest-running horticultural event.
The Where: Pennsylvania Convention Center
The When: Now through March 8 (click here for hours)
The Deal: $26 with valid student ID
The What: East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID) presents its 8th annual Restaurant Week!
The Where: East Passyunk Avenue
The When: Now through Friday, March 6
The Deal: Feast on a prix fixe lunch and/or dinner at East Passyunk’s award-winning restaurants for either $15, $25, or $35.
3. Wonderspaces Philadelphia
The What: Immersive yourself in worlds of award-winning virtual reality films, or in rooms where you digitally paint with the movement of your body, or navigate an ocean of light… and so much more!
The Where: Fashion District
The When: Times and days vary. View the schedule here.
The Deal: Get $20 tickets with your student ID
The What: Enjoy skating at this winter park with outdoor seating, firepits, Philly foods, and more.
The Where: 101 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
The When: Now through March 8
The Deal: Free to attend; pay as you go
5. Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens
The What: Vivid baskets, columns, orbs, and more await you in the Longwood Gardens Conservatory.
The Where: Longwood Gardens
The When: Select dates and times through March 22
The Deal: Get a $22 ticket with your student ID
6. Everything is Wonderful presented by the Philadelphia Theatre Company
The What: This season, Philadelphia Theatre will feature families and communities that pull together following events that challenge their belief systems.
The Where: 480 S Broad St
The When: Now through March 8
The Deal: $10 student rush tickets with your college ID
7. Bourse Bites: The Ultimate Happy Hour
The What: Head to The Bourse every Wednesday night for the ULTIMATE happy hour.
The Where: 111 S Independence Mall E
The When: Every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The Deal: Indulge in $3, $4, & $5 deals from all of The Bourse’s vendors.
8. Discount Wednesday at the Ritz Movie Theatres
The What: Catch the latest film, along with independent & foreign flicks, at these local movie theaters.
The Where: Ritz East and Ritz Five
The When: Every Wednesday
The Deal: $8 movie tickets for all shows
9. Thursday Gatherings at Venture Cafe
The What: Connect with innovators and entrepreneurs with high-impact programming and events.
The Where: 3675 Market Street
The When: Every Thursday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Deal: Free
10. Campus Philly Launch Event: Intern Philly
The What: Find a career-launching opportunity in the Greater Philadelphia region, whether you’re looking for a full-time position or an amazing internship.
The Where: Online at campusphilly.org/launch
The When: March 20 through March 30
The Deal: Free
The What: Retro-chic bowling alley featuring 17 lanes, arcade games, pool tables, and more.
The Where: 909 North 2nd Street
The When: Every Sunday in March starting at 5 p.m.
The Deal: Get $2 bowling, $2 shoes, and $2 tots with your college ID
12. Chelsea Cutler at Franklin Music Hall
The What: The Bowery Presents Chelsea Cutler at Franklin Music Hall.
The Where: 421 N 7th Street
The When: March 4 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
The Deal: Get advance tickets for $26
13. History After Hours: A Revolutionary St. Patrick’s Day at the Museum of the American Revolution
The What: Raise a pint and sing along to songs of the Irish Revolution during the final week of the exhibition, Cost of Revolution: The Life and Death of an Irish Soldier.
The Where: 101 S 3rd Street
The When: March 17 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Deal: Get $10 tickets with your student ID
14. Adulting 101: How to Not Suck at Love at Saxbys HQ
The What: Wait, Am I An Adult Now? and Saxbys are thrilled to join forces to bring you Adulting 101: A collaborative series of seven events to help young adults navigate the ins and outs of living their best adult life in Philly
The Where: 2300 Chestnut Street
The When: March 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Deal: Get $10 tickets
15. Babel at Theatre Exile
The What: In this version of a near-future society, prospective parents learn within the first weeks of conception which traits their child will have and what behaviors it is likely to exhibit.
The Where: 1340 S 13th Street
The When: See all showtimes here.
The Deal: Get $15 weekday tickets with the online code StudeWkdy and $20 weekend tickets with the online code StudeWknd