This weekend, thousands of music lovers are descending on the Parkway for Jay-Z's Made in America festival to see their favorite rappers and EDM artists. But where should you be heading to party after Nicki drops a fire set? We've got you covered.
The Fishtown venue is hosting some of the weekend's biggest parties on Saturday and Sunday night. Saturday's all about Drake and Rihanna versus Beyonce and Jay-Z so come through if you want to listen to nothing but the biggest heavyweights in pop and hip hop right now. On Sunday, Diplo is taking over the club with his friends Cashmere Cat, Jai Wolf, Anna Lunoe, Dirty South Joe and Mad Decent. While Made in America is scheduled to end at midnight, you can hustle over to Fishtown and still get an hour of dancing in before last call.
Drake & Rihanna vs. Jay-Z & Beyonce, 9 p.m. Saturday, the Foundry, 29 East Allen St., $20 admission, 215-309-0150, thefillmorephilly.com
Mad Decent Presents Diplo and Friends, 10 p.m. Sunday, the Fillmore, 29 East Allen St., $40 admission, 215-309-0150, thefillmorephilly.com
Swing by the Belgian Cafe after Made in America for beers and classic European-style bites, like mussels and frites and pork schnitzel. The kitchen is open until 1 a.m. on Saturday to accommodate festival-goers.
11 to 2 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, 601 North 21st St., 215-235-3500, thebelgiancafe.com
Urban Saloon offers lots of food options, like burgers and salads, until midnight. You can also pick up one of their beers on tap or a glass of wine.
11 to 2 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, 2120 Fairmount Ave., 215-232-5359, urbansaloon.com
McCrossen's features plenty of American craft beer and plenty of shareable late-night plates for when you make your way off the Parkway, including buffalo chicken flatbread and wings. The kitchen is open until 1 a.m. on both days.
10:30 to 2 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, 529 North 20th St., 215-854-0923, mccrossens.com
The Bishop's Collar has a solid selection of beers. (If you want a bite to eat, you'll have to hurry because the kitchen closes at 12:30 a.m.) It's also just a stone's throw away from the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, so you won't have to travel far.
11 to 2 a.m. Saturday, 10 to 2 a.m. Sunday, 2349 Fairmount Ave., 215-765-1616, thecollar.us
At this Fairmount favorite, you can choose from beers and a selection of seasonal cocktails.
10 to 2 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, 2301 Fairmount Ave., 215-978-4545, londongrill.com
This pub serves up traditional Irish bites like sausage rolls and shepherd's pie, as well as beers from 13 rotating taps and Irish whiskeys.
7:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, 10 to 2 a.m. Sunday, 745-747 North 25th St., 215-232-1086, theblacktaxi.com
On Saturdays and Sundays, you can play pool for free at the Green Room. If you're looking for a bite to eat, there are plenty of offerings, including burgers and cheesesteaks. (On Sunday, you'll also get $11 domestic pitchers and $8 wing orders.)
3 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday, 1940 Green St., 215-241-6776, greenroomphiladelphia.com
If you're looking for a classic diner to refuel at after Made in America, Midtown III serves up both drinks and classic breakfast fare like eggs and pancakes.