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November 11, 2014

The Top 12 Things We’re Most Excited About Doing This Holiday Season In Philadelphia

It’s official, folks. With Thanksgiving Day just a few short weeks away, it’s safe to say the holiday season has begun. Though holiday shopping and seasonal lights may not hit in earnest for a couple weeks, it’s definitely time to start making those lists (and checking them twice) so you don’t miss any of the […]

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January 1, 2014

Photo Of The Day: Happy New Year, Philadelphia!

Happy New Year, Philadelphia! There’s a ton going on today — from the popular Mummers Parade to recovery brunches — get out there and make the most of the first day of 2014. We’re super excited for what’s in store for 2014, it’s bound to be another awesome year for Philadelphia as a ton of […]

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December 31, 2013

Photo Of The Day: Happy New Year’s Eve, Philadelphia!

Happy New Year, Philadelphia! New Year’s Eve has arrived and the city is preparing for an explosive celebration tonight, as SugarHouse Casino once again presents two free fireworks shows on the Delaware River Waterfront at 6 p.m. and midnight. If you don’t already have plans locked down, it’s time to make those last-minute dinner reservations, […]

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December 30, 2013

The Kimmel Center Celebrates New Year’s Day With Family-Friendly Programming And A Feast By Garces Catering, Wednesday, January 1

On January 1, 2014, The Kimmel Center turns into a hub of festive energy for New Year’s Day revelers. As The Mummers Parade makes its way down Broad Street, catch the action from inside The Kimmel Center at a slew of family-friendly events. In Commonwealth Plaza, visit the resolution wall to share all 2014 goals […]

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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 19, 2013

Try On Mummers Costumes, Learn Steps To Struts And Get A Sneak Peek At Fancy Brigade Dances At MummersFest, December 28-31

The Mummers Parade is a favorite New Year’s Day tradition here in the City of Brotherly Love and this year marks the 114th year of the well-loved event. On New Year’s Day, the Mummers and the citizens of Philadelphia ring in the New Year in super-festive style as more than 10,000 men and women dressed […]

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December 12, 2013

New Year’s Eve Hotel Packages: Plan Ahead And Save When You Ring In 2014 In Philadelphia With A Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package

The city is currently full of holiday spirit, but one of the biggest and best parties of the year is right around the corner. Philadelphia is gearing up to ring in 2014 with spectacular

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January 1, 2013

Photo Of The Day: Happy New Year, Philadelphia!

Cheers to 2013, Philadelphia! All of our best wishes for a fabulous start to the new year. Looking for a handy guide to the Mummers Parade, kicking off at 8:50 a.m. this morning? We’ve got you covered right here. Also check out our roundup of top picks for celebrating New Year’s Day today. And, because […]

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December 28, 2012

Behind The Sequins, New Video Series Spotlighting Philadelphia’s Iconic Mummers, Releases Episode Five

  Discover the story behind the Philadelphia Mummers with Behind the Sequins: Showtime for the Philadelphia Mummers, a brand new six-installment video series released by Visit Philly. Each 90 second video tells a different part of the story of Philadelphia’s beloved Mummers. The first five episodes of the series are now available, and you can […]

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December 26, 2012

Our Guide To The 113th Annual Mummers Parade, New Year’s Day 2013: Where To Watch, What To Expect, New Additions This Year And More

Philadelphia’s favorite New Year’s Day tradition is back for its 113th year. The annual Mummers Parade will start 2013 on a very festive foot. The day is packed with activities and events, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed or miss part of the fun. So to make sure you’re well-equipped for the Mummers madness, check […]

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