4 events worth checking out in Philadelphia this week

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Looking to mix things up this week? From a health fair to a summer brunch and day party, here are a few top options to help you get social around town.

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Stenton Park Community Health Fair

From the event description:

The Stenton Park Community Health Fair will include health screenings, children's activities, yoga, museum admission and more. 

When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Stenton Park Playground, 4600 N. 16th St.
Admission: Free
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Fit and Flirty: Health & Fitness Party

From the event description:

Come and get motivated towards a healthier lifestyle with this 21-and-over health and fitness evening party. There will be health screenings, chair massages, vendors, healthy bites, exercise demos, signature cocktails, DJ and dancing. Attire is a combination of fitness wear and party dress.

When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 6-10 p.m.
Where: Circle Spaces, 1125 S. Broad St.
Admission: Free
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NYC Comedy Invades Philly

From the event description:

Jordan Raybould presents a night of stand-up comedy with some of the best and funniest from the NYC comedy scene. Jordan Raybould is known for his "Anxiety Now" podcast and funny YouTube channel "The Raybould Brothers."

When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Raven Lounge, 1718 Sansom St.
Admission: $15
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Summer Brunch & Day Party 

From the event description:

Celebrate the end of summer with a brunch and day party this Sunday hosted by Que and Yaz. On the menu, expect to find wings, burgers and sandwiches. Veggie options are also available. 

When: Sunday, Aug. 18, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Bernie's Restaurant & Bar, 3432 Sansom St.
Admission: $20-$45
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Parking in Philadelphia can be tough, especially during popular events. To find free or cheap parking and to book parking in advance, see this map of Philadelphia parking from SpotAngels. And to get there by public transportation, check SEPTA's website for nearby stations and schedules.

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