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Items Tagged: Holidays

Wawa Welcome America Fireworks, Penn’s Landing

Wawa Welcome America Fireworks, Penn’s Landing

Celebrating the nation’s birthday in its birthplace, Wawa Welcome America! is a multi-day party with free events for all ages throughout the city, including outdoor concerts, museum days, a patriotic parade, block parties and fantastic fireworks (shown here at Penn’s Landing)....

Credit: Photo by L. Berckey for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Historic District, Holidays, Summer

Wawa Welcome America Fireworks, Penn’s Landing

Wawa Welcome America Fireworks, Penn’s Landing

Celebrating the nation’s birthday in its birthplace, Wawa Welcome America! is a multi-day party with free events for all ages throughout the city, including outdoor concerts, museum days, a patriotic parade, block parties and fantastic fireworks (shown here at Penn’s Landing)....

Credit: Photo by L. Berckey for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Historic District, Holidays, Summer

Historic District Block Party

Historic District Block Party

Visitors gather outside the Liberty Bell Center and across the street from Independence Hall during Philadelphia’s Historic District Block Party, part of the multiday Wawa Welcome America festival celebrating the Fourth of July A take on Philadelphia’s traditional neighborhood block party, the free, daylong event includes food trucks, carnival games,...

Credit: Photo by L. Berckey for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Historic District, Holidays, Summer

Historic District Block Party

Historic District Block Party

Visitors gather outside the Liberty Bell Center and across the street from Independence Hall during Philadelphia’s Historic District Block Party, part of the multiday Wawa Welcome America festival celebrating the Fourth of July A take on Philadelphia’s traditional neighborhood block party, the free, daylong event includes food trucks, carnival games,...

Credit: Photo by L. Berckey for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Events, Historic District, Holidays, Summer

Christmas Village

Christmas Village

From the Thanksgiving Day Parade through Christmas Eve, Philadelphia’s beloved Christmas Village brings the feelings, flavors and features of a traditional German holiday market to the heart of Center City. In 2016, the Christmas Village joined Dilworth Park’s Made In Philadelphia Holiday Market, a live winter garden, the city’s grand...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Cafes & Markets, Events, Holidays, Parks & Gardens, Shopping, Winter

Christmas Village

Christmas Village

From the Thanksgiving Day Parade through Christmas Eve, Philadelphia’s beloved Christmas Village brings the feelings, flavors and features of a traditional German holiday market to the heart of Center City. In 2016, the Christmas Village joined Dilworth Park’s Made In Philadelphia Holiday Market, a live winter garden, the city’s grand...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Cafes & Markets, Events, Holidays, Parks & Gardens, Shopping, Winter

Christmas Village

Christmas Village

From the Thanksgiving Day Parade through Christmas Eve, Philadelphia’s beloved Christmas Village brings the feelings, flavors and features of a traditional German holiday market to the heart of Center City. In 2016, the Christmas Village joined Dilworth Park’s Made In Philadelphia Holiday Market, a live winter garden, the city’s grand...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Cafes & Markets, Events, Holidays, Parks & Gardens, Shopping, Winter

Parc

Parc

With a view of the lighted trees in Rittenhouse Square, Parc bistro practically glimmers during the winter holidays. The traditional French brasserie does all of its own baking, and is open from mornings through late-night, from café au lait through Champagne, with plenty of steak frites, omelets, escargots and chicken...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants, Holidays

McGillin’s Old Ale House

McGillin’s Old Ale House

Philadelphia’s longest-operating tavern has been pouring beer since 1860. Despite its location, nearly hidden on a side street near City Hall, McGillin’s attracts crowds for pitchers and wings and more pitchers, plus a cozy atmosphere that’s even cozier during the winter holiday season....

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants, Holidays, Nightlife

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