Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ New Year’s Eve Fireworks, Mummers Parade, The Nutcracker and More!

Things To Do In Philadelphia Philadelphia Fireworks Mummers Parade

'Ringing In The New Year In Philadelphia!' The weekend kicks off with last two days of The Nutcracker, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park and Blue Cross RiveRink Winterfest, the last few days of Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, The Comcast Holiday Spectacular and Macy's Holiday Light Show, the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute and the Reading Terminal Market Holiday Railroad. During the weekend enjoy New Year's Eve fireworks, … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ The Nutcracker, Jurassic World Exhibit, Holiday Activities, Ice Skating, Washington Crossing Re-enactment and More!

Christmas Tree At City Hall At Dilworth Park

'Winter Holiday Fun In Philly!' The weekend kicks off with The Nutcracker, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park and Blue Cross RiveRink Winterfest, Franklin Square Holiday Festival, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, Macy's Holiday Light Show, the continuation of Jurassic World: The Exhibition at The Franklin Institute and the Reading Terminal Market Holiday Railroad. During the weekend enjoy holiday activities, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with Being … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Christmas Village, The Nutcracker, A Christmas Carol, Fireplaces To Warm Up To, Ice Skating, Holiday Fun and More!

City Of Philadelphia

'Winter Holiday Fun In Philly!' The weekend kicks off with The Nutcracker, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park and Blue Cross RiveRink Winterfest, Franklin Square Holiday Festival, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, Macy's Holiday Light Show, and the Reading Terminal Market Holiday Railroad. During the weekend enjoy the Franklin Flea Holiday Market, farmers’ markets and much more. The weekend ends with the Philadelphia Eagles at the Baltimore Ravens. During the week … [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. "A Christmas Carol" ~ December 15 - 23 ~ Get into the Christmas spirit by enjoying A Christmas Carol, a heartwarming tale of Ebenezer Scrooge at the Walnut Street Theatre, a National Historic Landmark and America's oldest theater. ~ "A Christmas … [Read more...]

“A Christmas Carol” At The Walnut Street Theatre!

A Christmas Carol In Philadelphia

'Family Holiday Fun' Get into the Christmas spirit by enjoying A Christmas Carol, a heartwarming tale of Ebenezer Scrooge at the Walnut Street Theatre,  a National Historic Landmark and America's oldest theater. Here you can join the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future as they lead the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge on a journey of transformation and redemption. We all know this grumpy old miser's response to holiday cheer is "Bah, Humbug." Scrooge is a bitter old man who can no … [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 48th year, you can see this wonderful production December 9 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...]

Parade of Lights Ceremony at Independence Seaport Museum

Seaport Parade of Lights at Independence Seaport Museum - McAllister

'Boat Parade of Lights on the Delaware River'   All aboard for a festive light event on the Delaware River! Taking place on December 10 at 5:30 pm outside of the Independence Seaport Museum, this event will be a magical joy for all to watch. The Parade of Lights will feature both working vessels along with pleasure boats, all decked out with festive twinkling lights and decorations. United States Coast Guard Cutter DILIGENCE will be on the waterfront for the event to … [Read more...]

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Tree Lighting At Blue Cross RiverRink, First Friday, Deck the Alley, Franklin Flea Market, Tree Lighting Celebrations, Holiday Light Shows and More!

Philly Holiday Tree

'Holiday Weekend Fun In Philly With Family & Friends' The weekend kicks off with the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest Tree Lighting, First Friday, ice skating at Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park and Blue Cross RiveRink Winterfest, Franklin Square Holiday Festival, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show, Macy's Holiday Light Show, Reading Terminal Market Holiday Railroad. During the weekend enjoy Adventure Aquarium's Christmas Celebration, Christmas Festival at Peddler's Village, the … [Read more...]

South Street Headhouse District’s Tree Lighting and Winter Wonderland

South Street Headhouse District Tree Lighting

‘Holiday Fun With Family, Friends & Good Food’ Ring in the holidays with this fun family orientated event at the South Street Headhouse District Christmas Parade! This event will take place on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from 3 pm to 5:30 pm at the Historic Headhouse Square Shambles on 2nd Street, between Pine and South Streets. The parade is scheduled to start at 3 pm at Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens at 11th & South Street and will follow east to the Historic Headhouse Shambles … [Read more...]

East Passyunk Ave Tree Lighting Ceremony

East Passyunk Ave Tree Lighting

 'Holiday Fun in South Philly' The East Passyunk Annual Tree Lighting event on Thursday, December 1, is a festive time for all and not one to be missed! The free celebration starts at 5 pm at the corner of East Passyunk Ave and 11th Street and will include live performances, wonderful treats by local businesses and other surprises. The event will include carolers from the Alphabet Academy, music by students from Andrew Jackson School, a visit from Santa Claus and guests will enjoy … [Read more...]