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October 15, 2014

Coming Attraction: A Brand New Ice Skating Rink To Debut At Dilworth Park At City Hall On Friday, November 14

Last month, brand-new public space Dilworth Park transformed the west side of City Hall into a multi-use public plaza. Almost immediately, the 120,557-square-foot outdoor space became a bustling hub for commuters and visitors thanks to its pedestrian-friendly amenities, a Jose Garces-operated cafe, a computer-programmable fountain, a full slate of entertaining programming and active rail headhouses, […]

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February 28, 2014

Last Chance: The Blue Cross RiverRink And The Lodge At Waterfront Winterfest Close For The Season This Sunday, March 2

Old Man Winter may not have departed from Philadelphia quite yet, but this weekend is the last chance to take a lap around Philadelphia’s only open-air public ice skating rink, the Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing. Penn’s Landing’s Blue Cross RiverRink celebrated 20 years on the Delaware River waterfront this winter with a veritable […]

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February 19, 2014

Deal Feed: Score Free Admission To The Blue Cross RiverRink In Its Final Week Presented By, February 24-March 2

It’s time to get your skate on! Penn’s Landing’s Blue Cross RiverRink celebrated 20 years on the Delaware River waterfront this winter with a veritable winter wonderland — not only ice skating, but also fire pits, hot food, warming libations and live entertainment. The RiverRink closes for the season on Sunday, March 2, but not […]

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February 7, 2014

Roundup: A Guide To Where To Get In The Competitive Spirit For The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics officially begin today, with the grand Opening Ceremonies airing on NBC in the United States at 7:30 p.m. EST. We know getting out there and actually playing winter sports might not be feasible, so we’ve rounded up a number of places and events in Philadelphia that allow you to get […]

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January 15, 2014

Ice Skate And Dance Into The Evening At DJ Night With DJ Diamond Kuts At The Blue Cross RiverRink, This Saturday, January 18

Skate to the beat at DJ Night at the Blue Cross RiverRink, this Saturday, January 18. DJ Diamond Kuts from Power 99, a Philadelphia-area hip hop and RB station, will be greeting fans and dancing to the beats provided by the RiverRink’s resident DJ, Ed Christof, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. The DJ nights with […]

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January 2, 2014

Tonight Picks, Winter Weather Edition: Final Night Of The Light Show At Waterfront Winterfest, Ice Skating Around The Region, Final Tippler’s Tour Of The Season And More

The excitement of New Year’s Eve and Christmas may be behind us, but the City of Brotherly Love remains full of wintertime festivities. Tonight’s forecast calls for serious winter weather after 6 p.m., so be sure to make your plans for the evening carefully (and safely!). For those who revel in chilly temperatures and snowfall, […]

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December 5, 2013

Roundup: A Guide To Public Ice Skating In The Philadelphia Region 2013

Embrace the winter chill with open arms (for balance, of course) by showing off your finest ice skating moves at a number of public ice skating rinks in the Philadelphia region. The well-loved Blue Cross RiverRink celebrates its 20th year of fine ice skating with a special addition to its Penn’s Landing grounds, Waterfront Winterfest, […]

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December 2, 2013

Skate For Free At The Opening Night Celebration For The Piazza At Schmidt’s Multi-Month Pop-Up Ice Skating Rink, Tonight, December 2

Heads up, winter revelers! The Piazza at Schmidt’s is now home to a 5,000-square-foot pop-up ice skating rink that welcomed its first skaters on Saturday, November 30. The family-friendly destination is open to anyone and everyone of all ages and skating levels. To celebrate the grand opening, head to The Piazza tonight, December 2 from […]

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November 29, 2013

Reminder: Waterfront Winterfest And Blue Cross RiverRink At Penn’s Landing Officially Open Today, Friday, November 29

Ready to get your skate on, Philadelphia? The Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing opens its 20th season today, Friday, November 29 with a whole new look that comes in the form of a holiday winter garden and village, Waterfront Winterfest, featuring a massive 400-person warming tent, pop-up shops, great food and a holiday-themed light […]

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November 12, 2013

Awesome News Alert: A Pop-Up Ice Skating Rink Is Coming To The Piazza At Schmidt’s With After-Dark Hours, Seasonal Events And More, Opening Saturday, November 30

Get ready to embrace the winter chill, Philadelphia. This season, there’s really no excuse not to take to the ice. In addition to the recently announced Waterfront Winterfest at Penn’s Landing celebrating 20 years of the Blue Cross RiverRink, now Philadelphians will have a second open-air skating rink and entertainment destination for wintertime recreation. Opening […]

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