Philadelphia, PA - The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, along with Jose Garces, announces the return of the very popular, pop-up bar on top of the 2nd tier outside balcony of the Kimmel Center. Balcony Bar @ The Kimmel is going to be open during happy hour on Wednesdays all through the summer months starting June 6. The bar is one of the most in-demand locations in the Center City Sips happy hour series. The Balcony Bar @ The Kimmel will be open on Wednesdays from 5–9p.m., featuring Center City Sips specials until 7p.m. Admission is free and beer, wine, cocktails, and select food by Garces will be available.
“We are excited to announce the return of this popular Happy Hour destination on our Campus amid a summer bursting with fantastic programming at the Kimmel Center,” said Anne Ewers, President & CEO of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. “Center City Sips is a beloved tradition in our neighborhood and we’re delighted to join in the fun, offering people great food, cocktails and a beautiful view.”
“We are excited to bring the Balcony Bar back to the Kimmel Center this summer,” said Chef Jose Garces. “We had a great time partnering with the Kimmel Center to launch this concept last year and are looking forward to serving delicious summer cocktails overlooking the Avenue of the Arts again this year.”
Visitors to the Balcony Bar @ The Kimmel will certainly appreciate free WiFi, music, as well as the very best happy hour with breathtaking sights of Broad Street. The Balcony Bar is going to be open all through the season as the perfect complement to your summer evening, whether attending the Kimmel Center’s robust summer programming such as the 2018 Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA), and Disney’s Broadway hit Aladdin, or just making the Balcony Bar their happy hour spot.