The 2017 Eclipse Watch and Pinhole Viewer Craft– Monday, Aug. 21, noon. The Mayfair Arts Initiative and Mayfair CDC will co-host a crafting event for folks to construct their own “viewer” for the eclipse. Especially helpful for those people who didn’t get special “eclipse” glasses. Lincoln High School near Vista Street and Rowland Avenue.
Christmas in August– Tuesday, Aug. 22, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Rolling Thunder Skating Rink (7017 Roosevelt Blvd.).
The Launch Concert– Wednesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., Ed Kelly Amphitheater (Welsh Road and Cresco Avenue).
Comedy show– Thursday, Aug. 24, 7–9 p.m., Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion (8046 Frankford Ave.)