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...]

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! The Parade of Lights itself will take place on December 9 at 5:30 pm outside of the Independence Seaport Museum, which 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. Prior to the parade, visitors can enjoy holiday festivities and … [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...]

The Comcast Holiday Spectacular

Comcast Holiday Spectacular

'A Unique Philadelphia Holiday High-Tech Show' What are the holidays without stopping at the Comast building to take a peak at the holiday show. Since its debut in 2008, more than one million people have seen the show. Using cutting-edge technology, you get to explore stunning holiday imagery and music. This all takes place on the 83’ x 25’ Comcast video wall in the Comcast Center lobby, which is the world’s largest four-millimeter LED screen with incredible resolution that’s five … [Read more...]

Philly Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration At City Hall In Dilworth Park

City Hall Holiday Tree

'Holiday Traditions In Philly' Get into the holiday spirit at the Philly Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration on Friday, November 24 at City Hall at the North Broad Street Portal (North side of Broad St) outside Dilworth Park! Join Mayor Jim Kenney and the Office of the City Representatives to officially unwrap the holiday season. Ex-Philadelphia Eagles, Tra Thomas and Jerimiah Trotter, will assist to light the tree with the Mayor and other dignitaries. This festive family evening will … [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...]

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...]

Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show at Franklin Square

Holiday Light Show at Franklin Square

'Magical Holiday Enchantment for Kids of All Ages'  Lights take over Franklin Square during this festive 2017 holiday season! The Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show at Franklin Square, November 9 to December 31, is one holiday attraction for the whole family to enjoy and not miss. This holiday light show features a dazzling display of more than 50,000 lights that have been designed specifically for this popular public space. This free attraction features a 10-foot-tall kite made … [Read more...]