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Dirty Franks block party for injured bartender

The big "Sheila our SunShine Fundraiser" for Sheila Modglin, the bartender and community arts leader nearly killed by a motorist in February, will have food trucks, live bands, an art show, kids activities and lots more. The street will be closed to traffic for all-day outdoor fun. After 6 p.m., the shindig moves indoors. Oscar-watching party begins at 8 p.m.

Where: Dirty Franks at 13th and Pine streets

When: March 4, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. to March 5, 2018 at 2:00 a.m.

How much: Pay as you go


Home for Hope fundraiser at Dirty Franks

The first and only homeless shelter in Pennsylvania specifically for LGBTQ folks gets no public funding, and with a monthly operating cost of $9k, they need help. Lend a hand the easiest way there is — by having a drink with a bunch of friends. PECO will even match proceeds from the day, up to $5k.

Where: Dirty Franks at 347 S. 13th St. 19107

When: January 22, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


20th anniversary Dirty Franks chili cook-off

A live band will set the mood at this annual spring party. Amateur chili-makers will battle with pros from spots like Pub & Kitchen and Mixto.

Where: Dirty Franks at 347 S. 13th St. 19107

When: April 2, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


Dirty Franks mural rededication paty

Two new Franks were added this year to the mural that wraps around the 13th and Pine dive bar: Pope Francis and poet laureate Frank Sherlock. Mural Arts is hosting a rededication ceremony with reading from Sherlock, live music and light refreshments.

Where: Dirty Franks at 347 S. 13th St. 19107

When: November 22, 2015 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

How much: Free