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December 31, 2014

Long Weekend Picks, New Year’s Edition: Parties To Ring In 2015, Dinners And Toasts, Mummers Parade, First Friday, Free Museum Admission, Closing Weekend For Holiday Attractions And More

Long Weekend Picks, New Year's Edition: Parties To Ring In 2015, Dinners And Toasts, Mummers Parade, First Friday, Free Museum Admission, Closing Weekend For Holiday Attractions And More

Happy New Year, Philly! It’s time to put on your finest party gear and get ready to ring in a brand new year. Philadelphia is chock-full of New Year’s Eve events to properly ring in 2015. Head out to celebrate until the wee hours at fireworks viewing events, dance parties, prix-fixe dinners, concerts and much […]

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December 30, 2014

Celebrate New Year’s Day At The Kimmel Center For The Performing Arts With Free Activities, An All-Day Brunch And More, Thursday, January 1

Celebrate New Year's Day At The Kimmel Center For The Performing Arts With Free Activities, An All-Day Brunch And More, Thursday, January 1

On the first day of 2015, the entire city of Philadelphia brims with festive energy thanks to the Mummers Parade on Broad Street and the thousands of New Year’s Day revelers out to watch the escapades. At the center of the on-street action, the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts makes a perfect spot to […]

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December 29, 2014

New Year’s Day In Philadelphia 2015: A Guide To The 115th Annual Mummers Parade Including The New Route And Best Places To Watch

Mummers

Update: Tickets for the bleacher seats at City Hall are sold out. New Year’s Day in Philadelphia means 10,000 dressed up men and women parading the streets of Center City for the annual Mummers Parade. The family-friendly parade starts at 10 a.m. at City Hall (new this year!) and ends at approximately 6 p.m. Watching […]

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December 17, 2014

Save The Date: The 115th Annual Mummers Parade Returns With 10,000 Performers, A New Route, Family Viewing Area And More, Thursday, January 1

Mummers Parade

It isn’t truly New Year’s Day in Philadelphia without thousands of costumed Philadelphians strutting down Broad Street for the annual Mummers Parade, which fills the city with revelry on Thursday, January 1. The parade, a Philadelphia tradition, welcomes men and women from 40 clubs to perform for the New Year’s Day crowd. The clubs are […]

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November 11, 2014

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

LOVE Park

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!

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!

New Year's Eve

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

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

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

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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