the success of its NYC run, The Big Quiz Thing gives Philly trivia buffs a
fast-paced, live and interactive game night that recreates the experience of
being on a TV game show. This edition features six rounds of live team quiz
action with video and audio puzzles such as “Add a Letter, Ruin a Movie”
and “Two-Faced Countries” as well as the Lightning Round, the Text
Message Challenge, the Buzzertastic Three Way Finale, and the best, most
“figureoutable” trivia questions anywhere. For those that just want to have a
good time, there are “Smart-Ass Points” for wrong but funny answers!
When:11/23/14 – 7:30 PM/Door 8:00 PM/Show
Where: World Café Live • 3025 Walnut Street •
Philadelphia, PA 19104 • 215-222-1400
Fishtown Neighbors Association announces the 4th Annual Chili Cook-Off, to be held Sunday, March 30, 2013, from 1 PM – 4 PM at the Skybox at 2424 Studios.
Prizes will be awarded for Best Restaurant Chili, Best Amateur Chili and a People’s Choice Award. Participating restaurants include last year’s champion Sketch Burger Loco Pez (2012 Champion) Johnny Brenda’s (2011 Champion) Cook and Shaker Cedar Point Bar and Kitchen Bottle Bar East Belgrade Deli, and more. Fifteen residents have also submitted amateur chili for judging and square off against a two year defending champion.
Celebrity judges include Jen Carroll, Philadelphia native and Bravo Top Chef, George Sabatino - Philly Mag’s Best Chef 2012, previously associated with Ansill, Monk’s, Stateside and Cook - and City Paper Food Editor Caroline Russock.