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January 1, 2015

Photo Of The Day: Happy New Year 2015, Philadelphia!

New Year's Day

Happy New Year, Philadelphia! Here in Philly, celebrating New Year’s Day is just as much fun as ringing in the coming year on New Year’s Eve. There’s a ton going on today — from the fabulous Mummers Parade to mellow recovery brunches — get out there and make the most of the first day of […]

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December 31, 2014

New Year’s In Philadelphia 2015: Happy New Year’s Eve, Philly!

New Year's in Philadelphia

Happy New Year, Philadelphia! The city’s getting ready for an explosive celebration tonight, as SugarHouse Casino once again presents two free fireworks shows on the Delaware River Waterfront. The display utilizes more than 4,000 devices representing more than four tons of net explosives, approximately five miles of wire and cable that takes a crew of […]

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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 In Philadelphia 2015: Our Complete Day-By-Day Guide To New Year’s Week 2015 In Philadelphia

New Year's Eve

It’s nearly New Year’s Eve, Philadelphia. Let the countdown to 2015 begin! To ring in the coming year, there will once again be two sets of spectacular free fireworks in Philadelphia over the Delaware River, one at 6 p.m. and one at midnight. Leading up to the pyrotechnics, celebrate with decadent dinners, champagne, live music, […]

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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 23, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia: A Guide To Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia

New Year's Eve In Philadelphia: A Guide To Family-Friendly New Year's Eve Celebrations In And Around Philadelphia

Bring the kids! Festivities made for youngsters are in high supply this New Year’s Eve. Visit spots like RiverRink Winterfest (for ice skating and fireworks!), Sesame Place (for a celebration led by The Count!), the Please Touch Museum (for day-time festivities) and Franklin Square (for the Square Drop). To allow for a kid-friendly bedtime, the […]

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December 22, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: A Guide To Parties With Prime Views Of The 6 P.M. Or Midnight Fireworks Shows

New Year's Eve In Philadelphia 2015: A Guide To Parties With Prime Views Of The 6 P.M. Or Midnight Fireworks Shows

Catching the impressive fireworks display above the Delaware River is an ever-popular way to celebrate the New Year. This year, the display once again returns for two shows — one at 6 p.m. and midnight. Tons of bars and attractions along and just off the waterfront host parties to make it easy for folks to […]

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December 19, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: The Best Places To Watch New Year’s Eve Fireworks Over The Delaware River At 6 P.M. And Midnight

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: The Best Places To Watch New Year’s Eve Fireworks Over The Delaware River At 6 P.M. And Midnight

Where will you be for the final countdown to the New Year? Ring in 2015 with either of two free fireworks shows on the Delaware River waterfront as SugarHouse Casino once again presents a double dose of New Year’s Eve pyrotechnics. For those on the waterfront, listen for piped music in conjunction with the spectacle. […]

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December 18, 2014

New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: Complete Guide To New Year’s Eve Parties, Galas, Concerts, Events And More

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Update: On December 30, this roundup was updated with even more party options. If you’re looking to celebrate New Year’s Eve by raising a glass of champagne and dancing until the wee hours, we’ve got you covered. From blowout parties with sweet views of the fireworks to open-bar events at neighborhood bars, we’ve rounded up […]

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December 18, 2014

MummersFest Offers A Behind-The-Scenes Peek Into The Mummers Parade With Tours And Hands-On Fun, December 28-31

MummersFest Offers A Behind-The-Scenes Peek Into The Mummers Parade With Tours And Hands-On Fun, December 28-31

Every January 1, while most of the country is recovering from their New Year’s Eve celebrations, the party in Philly is just hitting its stride as the Mummers march down Broad Street. But thanks to MummersFest, you don’t have to wait until New Year’s Day (or stand in the cold!) to marvel at the amazing […]

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