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December 26, 2013

New Year’s Day In Philadelphia 2014: A Guide To The 114th Annual Mummers Parade, Where To Watch, What To Expect And More

Ready to strut, Philadelphia? The City of Brotherly Love’s New Year’s Day tradition returns for its 114th year on the first day of 2014. The annual Mummers Parade will start 2014 on quite the festive foot. With more than 10,000 lavishly costumed men and women dancing in the streets, the day-long affair resembles Mardi Gras [...]

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December 20, 2013

The 114th Annual Mummers Parade Returns To Broad Street To Strut On New Year’s Day, January 1, 2014; MummersFest Is Back, Too!

Get ready to don those dancing shoes, Philadelphia. On New Year’s Day, January 1, 2014, the 114th Annual Mummers Parade returns to strut, twirl and step along Broad Street in a rowdy, one-of-a-kind annual Philadelphia tradition. The only-in-Philly party brings more than 10,000 men and women, dressed in colorful and ornate costumes, into the streets [...]

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December 11, 2013

Army-Navy Weekend Alert: The 114th Annual Army-Navy Game Returns To Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field This Saturday, December 14

Army-Navy Weekend hits Philadelphia this weekend, which means tens of thousands of Midshipmen and Cadets are about to descend on our fair city for one of the nation’s most iconic sporting events — the 114th annual Army-Navy game — and all the parties that go along with it. The game returns to Lincoln Financial Field [...]

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December 6, 2013

Pennsylvania Ballet Presents Its Annual Production Of The Nutcracker December 7-29 And Its Inaugural Nutcracker Market December 7-8

Those seeking visions of sugarplums, take note. The Pennsylvania Ballet’s impeccable rendition of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker returns to the Academy of Music stage for the holiday season December 7 through 29. For two dozen performances this month, our city’s ballet troupe presents the timeless tale of Marie and her Nutcracker Prince set to the [...]

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December 3, 2013

Reminder: Center City Christmas Trees Light Up For The Season In Rittenhouse Square And At The Shops At Liberty Place Tonight, Tuesday, December 3

Tonight, welcome the start of the holiday season with not one, but two Christmas tree lighting celebrations, complete with Christmas carols and tasty hot chocolate. First up, one of Philadelphia’s most iconic Christmas trees will be ceremoniously lit with 5,000 twinkling lights. Every year, the center of Rittenhouse Square illuminates with a giant Christmas tree, [...]

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November 26, 2013

The Macy’s Christmas Light Show, A Decades-Old Philadelphia Tradition, Returns For The 2013 Holiday Season On Friday, November 29

Philadelphia is rife with holiday traditions, and one of our favorites lights up on Black Friday, November 29. The Macy’s Christmas Light Show, a tradition since 1955, returns to Macy’s Center City for the 2013 holiday season with brilliant lights, festive music and tons of cheer for holiday shoppers. Running daily through Tuesday, December 31, [...]

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November 26, 2013

The Brandywine River Museum Hosts Its Month-Long Christmas Celebration In Chester County, November 29-January 5

In the bucolic Brandywine Valley — home to wine trails, rolling hills, the Brandywine Battlefield and more — the Brandywine River Museum makes a perfect setting for a rustic holiday celebration. Opening this Friday, November 29, A Brandywine Christmas marks the season with more than a month of seasonally appropriate exhibits and events, including an [...]

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November 26, 2013

The Comcast Holiday Spectacular Returns For The 2013 Holiday Season On Thanksgiving Day With A Festive Film Experience On One Of The World’s Largest Four-Millimeter LED Screen

Sure, Philadelphia is home to holiday ice skating rinks, festooned store windows and soaring Christmas trees. But this city also boasts one of the largest four-millimeter LED screen in the world. Spanning 83.3 feet wide by 25.4 feet high, the 2,100 square-foot video wall brings spectacular original programming to visitors 18 hours a day. Celebrating [...]

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November 21, 2013

Philadelphia’s Christmas Village Opens Thanksgiving Day In Love Park With 60 Vendors, Traditional German Food And Drink, A Christmas Tree And Much More

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, so does the grand opening of annual Philadelphia German-style holiday market Christmas Village in Philadelphia. Modeled after Germany’s traditional open-air Christmas markets, Philadelphia’a Christmas Village is a daily an outdoor holiday market located in Love Park, right in the heart of Center City. More than 60 vendors in more than 90 [...]

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December 27, 2012

Last Chance To Visit Holiday Attractions: Comcast Holiday Spectacular, Macy’s Christmas Light Show, Longwood Gardens Christmas And More Are Closing For The Season In The Next Few Days

Philadelphia is truly the place to be during the holidays, with some of the world’s most admired attractions including the stunning Longwood Gardens Christmas, historic Macy’s Christmas Light Show and iconic trees at Love Park and Rittenhouse Square. But it’s all coming to a close in just a few days, as the New Year brings [...]

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