Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ The Nutcracker, Army-Navy Game, Holiday Light Shows, Parade Of Lights and More!

Jewelers Row In Philadelphia

'Seasons Greetings In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with the opening of The Nutcracker, The Philly Pops Christmas, Winter Fountains On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Deck The Hall Light Show, Comcast Holiday Spectacular, the Grand illumination Celebration At Peddler's Village, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy the Parade of Lights at the Independence Seaport Museum, Deck The Avenue on East Passyunk, the … [Read more...]

Family Things To Do During The Holidays In Philadelphia

Christmas Village in Philadelphia

 'Celebrating The Holidays With Family' This is a great time of year with many different kinds of activities and events during the holidays for the family. Here is our guide to family things to do during the holidays in Philadelphia. Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show at Franklin Square ~ November 8 to December 31 ~ Held at Franklin Square, enjoy a holiday light show that features a dazzling display of more than 50,000 lights that have been designed specifically for this popular … [Read more...]

Pennsylvania Ballet Presents “George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker” At The Academy Of Music

The Nutcracker

'A Holiday Family Tradition' Celebrate one Philadelphia's greatest family traditions with The Nutcracker, a Pennsylvania Ballet’s performance by George Balanchine at The Academy of Music. Now in its 49th year, you can see this wonderful production December 8 to 31! Immerse yourself in the beloved tale of The Nutcracker as Marie and her Prince share a magical gift that transports them to a suspenseful battle between soldiers and mice, a glistening forest full of snow, and into the Land of … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Tree Lighting At Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest, FREE Admission To Museums, Deck The Alley, Holiday Light Shows and More!

Winterfest at Blue Cross River Rink

'Exploring Philly In December During The Holidays!' The weekend kicks off with the tree lighting at the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's Landing, The Food Trust's Night At The Market, Deck The Hall Light Show, Comcast Holiday Spectacular, the Grand illumination Celebration At Peddler's Village, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, CraftNow Philadelphia, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy A Christmas Carol, Tree Lighting at Citizens Bank … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Opening Of Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest and Christmas Village, Tree Lighting Celebrations, Holiday Light Shows and More!

LOVE Park 2015

'Exploring The Holidays In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at Penn's Landing, the Philly Holiday Tree Lighting, Comcast Holiday Spectacular, the Grand illumination Celebration At Peddler's Village, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, CraftNow Philadelphia, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy A Christmas Carol, Mayayunk Tree Lighting Celebration, CraftNow Philadelphia, UniverSoul Circus, Blue Cross … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Marathon, Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink, National Dog Show, Holiday Fun and More!

Philadelphia Museum of Art Skyline

'Exploring Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend, the Grand illumination Celebration At Peddler's Village, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy the Philadelphia Marathon, Philadelphia Mummers Say Thanks to Veterans, Holiday Art Star Craft Bazaar, the National Dog Show, Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, the last … [Read more...]

Holiday Tree Lighting at Philadelphia Museum of Art

Tree Lighting at Philadelphia Museum of Art

'Holiday Cheer With Art' Kick off the holidays with a tree lighting celebration at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Wednesday, November 22 starting at 5 pm. Taking place on the East Terrace outside the museum, watch as the 47 plus foot tall tree shines brightly with solar-powered lights throughout the terrace. The tree can be seen sparkling down the Parkway from many different view points as well. Join everyone for tasty treats, music by York Street Hustle, and the lighting of the tree … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink At Dilworth Park, Veterans Day Weekend, Marines Birthday Celebration At Cookie’s Tavern, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show At Franklin Park and More!

Vietnam Memorial

'Veterans Weekend In Philadelphia' Veterans Day is November 11! Thank a Veteran if you get a chance! There will be several activities and celebrations throughout Philadelphia this weekend. The weekend kicks off with the Marines Birthday Celebration at Cookies Tavern, the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, the Phantom of the Opera, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, Terror Behind The Walls, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Phantom Of The Opera, First Friday, Apple Festival At Peddler’s Village, Veterans Parade, Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival and More!

Parkway with Philadelphia Museum of Art and Swann Fountain

'Fall Fun In Philadelphia' The weekend kicks off with First Friday, the Phantom of the Opera, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, Terror Behind The Walls, last day for Philly Craft Spirits Week, the Parkway 100 Celebration and more. During the weekend enjoy LOVE your Park Fall Service Day, the Phantom of the Opera, Philadelphia Film Festival, First Person Arts Festival, CraftNow Philadelphia, UniverSoul Circus, Terror Behind The Walls, Mural Arts Monument … [Read more...]

The Phantom Of The Opera At The Academy Of Music

Phantom of the Opera At The Academy of Music in Philadelphia

'Broadway Musical In Philadelphia' Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera will return to Philadelphia as part of a brand new North American Tour! This wonderful musical will be held at The Academy of Music from November 1 to 12! The production, overseen by Matthew Bourne and Cameron Mackintosh, boasts many exciting special effects including the show's legendary chandelier. The beloved story and thrilling score - with songs like … [Read more...]