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November 21, 2014

Roundup: A Guide To The Top Christmas Tree Lighting Celebrations In Neighborhoods Throughout Philadelphia This Holiday Season

Make merry this holiday season by attending a festive Christmas tree lighting celebration in a number of neighborhoods throughout the city. Bundle up, grab some friends and watch hundreds of twinkling lights illuminate trees at public spaces like Rittenhouse Square, Love Park, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest, Citizens Bank Park and the Singing Fountain in East […]

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November 25, 2013

Roundup: A Guide To Christmas Tree Lighting Celebrations In The Philadelphia Region In 2013

It doesn’t truly feel like the holiday season until Christmas trees are set up and decked out all around the city. From Rittenhouse Square to East Passyunk Avenue to the Christmas Village in Love Park, areas all around town (and the countryside, too) welcome brightly lit Christmas trees to central spots to spread holiday cheer. […]

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November 22, 2013

Chestnut Hill Celebrates With A Tree Lighting, Shopping Nights, Santa Visits And More During Holidays On The Hill, Through December 22

Head to Chestnut Hill this holiday season as the charming town ushers in that yuletide feeling with tons of festive events for a full month — from Friday, November 22 through Sunday, December 22. Tomorrow, November 23 at 5:30 p.m., Chestnut Hill rings in the holidays with the annual Circle of Trees lighting event. Watch […]

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December 6, 2012

Celebrate The Holidays At Citizens Bank Park, December 15-16: Phanatic As Phanta Claus, Tree Lighting, Merchandise Sales And More

On December 15 and 16, celebrate Christmas at Citizens Bank Park. The stadium will be hosting a tree lighting, food drive, Majestic Clubhouse sales, meet and greets with broadcast personalities, pictures with the Phillie Phanatic as Phanta Claus and more. Spread the holiday cheer by donating items to the food drive which will benefit We […]

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December 5, 2012

Reminder: Don’t Miss Philadelphia’s Official Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration Tonight At Love Park At 5 P.M. With Santa, Hobbit Characters, Live Music And More

The next tree lighting in Philadelphia is taking place tonight in Love Park at 5 p.m. Lisa Nutter, Philadelphia’s First Lady, will do the honors of illuminating the holiday trees all around Love Park, including the official City Hall Christmas tree, a 38-foot LED tree boasting thousands of colorful lights. She’ll be accompanied by a […]

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November 30, 2012

The Annual City Hall Tree Lighting To Take Place At Love Park Next Wednesday, December 5 At 5 P.M. Featuring Lisa Nutter

Due to the construction at City Hall (renovating Dilworth Plaza, to include an ice rink — yay!) Philadelphia’s official Christmas tree will once again be located at the Christmas Village in Love Park this year. The 38-foot LED tree will light up with thousands of colorful lights on Wednesday, December 5 at 5 p.m. Lisa […]

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November 28, 2012

The 2012 Rittenhouse Square Tree Lighting Celebration Is Tonight, Wednesday, November 28 At 5 P.M.: Music, Santa, Free Hot Chocolate From Parc And More

Tonight at 5 p.m., in the center of Rittenhouse Square, one of Philadelphia’s most iconic Christmas trees will be gloriously illuminated with 5,000 twinkling lights. Presented by Rittenhouse Row and the Friends of Rittenhouse Square, the lighting ceremony will be abundant with holiday spirit. The family-friendly celebration includes visits from the Pennsylvania Ballet’s Nutcracker Mouse […]

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November 27, 2012

Roundup: Our Guide To Tree Lighting Celebrations In Philadelphia This Holiday Season

The holiday season doesn’t truly start until resplendent Christmas trees are erected and bedecked all around the city. Luckily, this week sees the beginning of Christmas tree lighting celebrations at many of Philadelphia’s iconic outdoor locations, including Rittenhouse Square and Love Park. The festivities all involve more than just the flick of a switch. Hot […]

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November 27, 2012

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Host A Tree Lighting Event, November 28 At 10 A.M.: Holiday Music, Treats, Hot Chocolate And More

Tomorrow, Wednesday, November 28 at 10 a.m., the Philadelphia Museum of Art will join in the citywide holiday cheer by illuminating verdant evergreen trees as part of a grand holiday season kick-off event in the museum’s Great Stair Hall. The tree lighting ceremony will also feature holiday culinary treats (a preview of the museum’s delicious seasonal offerings) including cookies, hot chocolate, coffee and cider; and joyous […]

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November 26, 2012

Deck The Avenue On East Passyunk With The Neighborhood’s Largest-Ever Christmas Tree Lighting Event, Thursday, November 29

East Passyunk is ringing in the holiday season with a bigger than ever Christmas tree lighting on Thursday, November 29 at 5 p.m. Head to the avenue’s iconic fountain at Passyunk Avenue and Tasker Street to celebrate the season. East Passyunk area businesses will be providing free food and drinks and even some free booze […]

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