The holiday season is upon us and the City of Brotherly Love is gearing up for a festive display. With plenty of annual events and attractions, these are the best Philadelphia (https://www.visitphilly.com/) has to offer.
Explore the beautiful historic houses in Fairmount Park. For one month during the winter season, select homes throughout the neighborhood open their doors to visitors for holiday performances and tours. Check the website for dates and times.
Situated along the Delaware River, the annual winter festival features attractions for all ages, including ice skating, fire pits, a kids arcade, dining options from Philadelphia chefs and a chalet-inspired bar. Winterfest runs November–March each season.
Located in the heart of Center City, directly next to City Hall, Dilworth Park hosts an extensive Christmas attraction. Running November through February, the winter festival features ice skating, food and drinks and a holiday market with goods from local vendors.
The department store located in the historic Wanamaker building is home to an annual Christmas light show. The free tradition began in 1956 and currently features more than 100,000 lights, accompanied by the Wanamaker organ.
Miracle on South 13th Street Light Show
During the holidays, the residents of the 1600 block of South 13th Street decorate their homes with spectacular holiday displays.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.
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