Monday, August 31, 2015
Philly Visitors Guide
Mike Schmidt takes a picture of himself on the Phillies Mural on Aug. 1, 2015, at the Walnut Street Bridge. The mural was painted by David McShane with help from the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. ( BEN MIKESELL / Staff Photographer )
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North Star Bar

Formerly an enclave for folksy acts, the North Star has turned up the wattage in recent years. Away from the downtown hustle, this spacious bar features pool tables, a balcony and a neighborhood feel. Performers have included Joseph Arthur, J. Mascis and Johnny Marr.

North Star Bar
2639 Poplar Street Philadelphia, PA 19130
(215) 684-0808 (tickets)