PHILADELPHIA, PA - South Philly’s Popular Gastropub Devils Den Launches Monthly Drag Shows, Bingo Night, and Belgian Independence Day Specials this July and August.

Devil’s Den, one of Philadelphia’s best beer bars, is pulling out all the stops for the summer season with the launch of Bingo Beer Nights, Dog Days with Duvel. The first-ever Drag Me to the Den, a monthly in-person drag show, throughout July and August.

Devils Den Launches Monthly Drag Shows, Bingo Night, and Belgian Independence Day Specials

To kick off the festivities, Devil’s Den is bringing back its fan-favorite Bingo Beer Nights – a night of playing bingo and sipping on a beer, hosted by a different local brewery every other Thursday during the summer and into fall. On Tuesday, July 13, from 7 pm – 9 pm, folks are invited to Devil’s Den to play a few rounds of bingo hosted by SweetWater Brewing Company. Beer-enthusiasts will have a chance to win SweetWater merchandise, swag, and prizes while enjoying an extensive beer selection, including Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale Ale and H.A.Z.Y I.P.A. Each SweetWater beer purchased during the event will be $1 off. For every Bingo Beer Night, a different brewery will have two beers on draft for folks to enjoy.

Upcoming Bingo Beer Nights will take place on the following dates and times:

  • Tuesday, July 27 from 7 pm – 9 pm
  • Tuesday, August 10 from 7 pm – 9 pm
  • Tuesday, August 24 from 7 pm – 9 pm

Days later, to celebrate both Belgian Independence Day (July 21) and National Hot Dog Day (July 22), Devil’s Den is offering a unique selection of Belgian beers from Ommegang Brewery and Duvel Moortgat Brewery, as well as sensational hot dog offerings from the kitchen for Dog Days of Duvel. On Wednesday, July 21, from 4 – 10 pm, guests may enjoy various signature hot dog creations for $5, with a side of fries for $3 and a slew of the draft, canned, and bottled beer.

The complimenting Belgian beer and hot dog pairings for the night include:

  • Brussels Dog – 1/4 lb. all-beef hot dog, topped with jalapeños, corn, and a creamy queso fresco: Suggested pairing – Ommegang Neon Rainbows
  • Brugge Dog – 1/4 lb. all-beef hot dog, topped with crispy bacon and coleslaw: Suggested pairing – Ommegang Hennepin
  • Antwerp Dog – 1/4 lb. all-beef hot dog, topped with B.B.Q. sauce, and crispy onions: Suggested pairing – Duvel Single

Throughout the evening, imbibers will have the chance to win special glassware courtesy of Ommegang and Duvel as part of Devil’s Den planned giveaways.

Lastly, drag is back by popular demand – this time as part of Devil’s Den’s first-ever series of monthly outdoor drag shows. Drag Me to the Den kicks off on Thursday, July 22, at the sweeping alfresco beer garden with seating at 7:30 pm and show starting promptly at 8 pm.

This go-around features four Philadelphia-based and adored Drag Queens and Kings Hannibal Lickher, Sapphira Cristal, Kali Coutour, and Sir Donyx. Each show showcases a different line-up of performers. Additionally, guests may purchase a la carte delicious pub fare such as Devil’s Den’s Duck Fries, Bacon Mac and Cheese, House-Made Burger, and a selection of fan-favorite Mussels. Tickets are available for purchase here.

For the second installment of Drag Me to the Den, a brand-new round of acclaimed performers has been selected, including Aloe Vera, Mz. Peaches, Lady Geisha Stratton, and Stefani Steel on Thursday, August 19, from 7:30 – 10 pm. Tickets are sold at $15 per seat (two-top, four-to, or six-top) for each monthly show, and this particular event can be booked here.

Devil’s Den is one of Philadelphia’s best destinations for import and craft beers, with 17 rotating drafts and over 200 bottles. Guests enjoy popular favorites include house signature Duck Fries, Salmon B.L.T., and several tempting mussel renditions.  The elevated gastropub has knowledgeable and friendly staff, popular happy hour specials, and an unparalleled beer selection. A dominating architectural feature is a wood-burning fireplace that offers ambiance and warmth in colder months in the dining room and the extensive bar. Outdoor seating creates a lively street scene as weather permits.  A festive events calendar adds to the fun. Devil’s Den is currently open Tuesday – Friday from 4 to 9 pm, and Saturday – Sunday from 11 am to 9 pm, with weekend brunch service on Saturday – Sunday from 11 am to 2 pm.

Devil’s Den | 1148 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147 | (215) 339-0855 |

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