December 30, 2011
Weekend Picks, New Year’s Edition: Two Fireworks Shows, Parties, Concerts, Performances, Dining, Mummers, The 2012 NHL Winter Classic And More
It’s here. New Year’s Eve is upon us, so make sure you enjoy the final weekend of the year by closing out 2011 with a bang and ringing in 2012 with a strut.
Good thing there’s plenty going on, from a special dance party edition of After After 5 tonight at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and two fireworks shows at Penn’s Landing on New Year’s Eve to the 112th Annual Mummers Parade and, of course, the 2012 NHL Winter Classic at Citizens Bank Park.
Below, our top picks for New Year’s Eve weekend:
Friday, December 30
Laughing All the Way at Act II Playhouse (Fri, Sat) — Closing Day!
Pennsylvania Ballet’s The Nutcracker (Fri, Sat) — Closing Day!
Gas & Electric Arts’ Hershel And The Hanukkah Goblins (Fri, Sat) — Closing Day!
Jersey Boys at the Forrest Theatre (Fri, Sat)
Saturday, December 31 – New Year’s Eve
NHL Winter Classic Spectator Plaza (Sat, Sun, Mon)
Check out the rest of our picks for New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day and the long holiday weekend below…
Sunday, January 1 – Happy New Year!
Comcast Center Holiday Spectacular — Closing Day!
Arden Theatre’s Charlotte’s Web (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Monday, January 2
Franklin Institute Holiday Activities (Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon)
Winter Adventure Tours at Eastern State Penitentiary (Fri, Sat, Mon)