By TARA NURIN • For the Courier-Post •
September 17, 2010
I’m watching week one of the NFL, specifically, the
Redskins-Cowboys game, as I write this. There’s
nothing I like better than watching the Cowgirls get
humiliated on national television.
P.J. Whelihan’s Pub & Restaurant Maple Shade: What
is it with these Half Way to St. Paddy’s Day parties? A
good excuse to make a big deal about your bar on a
slow September night, I guess. Whatever the case,
PJ’s is doing one starting at 6 p.m. tonight. Bands,
music, buffet, you know the blarney. It’s at 425
Hurffville-Cross Keys Road, Sewell. Call (856) 582-
7774 or visit http://www.pjspub.com
McFadden’s Restaurant & Saloon: “Welcome Back
from the Shore Party” with Stacey from “The Hills” r
uns from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. tonight. From 8 p.m. to 2
a.m. Thursday, the actor who played Mr. Belding on
“Saved by the Bell” is making an appearance and
giving away prizes. Be there at 461 N. 3rd St.,
Philadelphia. Call (215) 928-0630 or visit www.
Valenzano Winery: Find one of New Jersey’s biggest
blues, jazz and wine festivals from noon to 5:30 p.
m. Saturday and Sunday. Be there at 1320 Old Indian
Mills Rd, Shamong. Call (609) 268-6731 or visit
Dave & Buster’s: At noon tomorrow, WMMR’s Local
Shots Live will present the Dockside Music Fest with
a bunch of bands. Donations will benefit the Red
Cross. It’s at 325 N. Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia.
Call (215) 413-1951 or visit http://www.daveandbusters.
Haddon Township: Support your local beer bar at
the Haddon Pub Crawl in honor of Oktoberfest from
noon to 6 p.m. Saturday. A donation of $10 will get
you a shirt, trolley access, specials and meet-and-
greets with beer reps. Visit http://www.haddonpubfest.
Recess Lounge: Another first anniversary party. DJ
Aktive will be spinning. Open bar from 10 to 11 p.
m. Saturday. RSVP at http://www.philly2night.com. Find it
at 125 S. 2nd St., Philadelphia. Call (215) 351-9026
or visit http://www.recesslounge.com
High Street Grill: Another Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day
party! This one raises money for the Mount Holly St.
Paddy’s Day Parade and entertains with live Irish
bands. Wear green. It’s from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
$10. Enjoy at 64 High St., Mount Holly. Call (609)
265-9199 or visit http://www.highstreetgrill.net
The Deck at Trump Marina offers its second annual
Craft Beer Fest from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday. It costs $25.
Be at Brigantine Boulevard, Atlantic City. Call (609)
441-2000 or visit http://www.trumpmarina.com
North Bowl: Craig R. from “The Bachelorette” will
presides over this charity event that includes free
bowling and complimentary food. It’ll run from 6 to
8 p.m. Thursday at 909 N. 2nd St., Philadelphia. Call
(610) 992-1140 or visit http://www.northbowlphilly.com
Tavern On Broad: UpcomingEvents.com is throwing
a one-year anniversary party for this underground
bar. The free, RSVP-only event includes light food,
open bar, a DJ and drink specials. Find an open bar
from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday at 200 S. Broad St.,
Philadelphia. Call (215) 531-5007 or visit www.