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February 2018

  Happenings Inside
IN Center City

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Capital One® presents Free in February!
Throughout the month of February, visit the Capital One® Café at 17th and Walnut in Rittenhouse for a complimentary admission pass to the Rothman Institute Ice Rink! The Café's just a couple blocks away from Dilworth Park. Passes are valid Monday-Thursday and do not include skate rental. Offer not valid on February 14 or 19.

The Wintergarden at Dilworth Park is presented by Rothman Institute with support from Temple University, Capital One, Independence Blue Cross, Live Nation and 6abc.


Warm up in the Rothman Institute Cabin at Dilworth Park with a hot chocolate spiked with a DeKuyper Cordial or festive drinks featuring Hornitos Tequila along with seasonal craft beers from Victory Brewing and Troegs Brewing. Pair them with great food from Brûlée Catering's Air Grille. Brush up on your skating or just watch, while enjoying the great food and drink. Adults 21 and over can enjoy wine, cocktails and beer starting at 5pm on weekdays and 11am on the weekends. For a menu and hours, click here.

Tuesdays, 6-8pm
Game Nights

Rothman Institute Cabin
Dilworth Park
1 South 15th Street

Wednesdays, 5-7pm
Cocktails and Cold Ones

Featuring Effen Vodka and Bud Light
Rothman Institute Cabin
Dilworth Park
1 South 15th Street

Wednesdays, 6-7pm

Rothman Institute Ice Rink
Dilworth Park
1 South 15th Street

Thursdays, 5-9pm
College Nights- Students skate for $2

Rothman Institute Ice Rink
Dilworth Park
1 South 15th Street

Fridays, 6-9pm
Karaoke Nights

Rothman Institute Cabin
Dilworth Park
1 South 15th Street

Through March 4
The Humans

Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street

Opens February 3
Crocs: Ancient Predators in a Modern World

The Academy of Natural Sciences of
Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

February 8-10
A New Generation on the Podium:
Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Kimmel Center
300 South Broad Street

February 8-18
Philly Theatre Week

Various Locations

February 9, 11, 16 and 18
Written on Skin

Opera Philadelphia
Academy Of Music
240 South Broad Street

February 10
Cornel West - Race Matters,
25th Anniversary Edition

Free Library of Philadelphia
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street

Opens February 13

Forrest Theatre
1114 Walnut Street


Save the Date- Sweetheart Skate at the Rothman Rink!
On February 14, 4-8pm, buy one admission and get one admission free to skate with your sweetheart on the Rothman Institute Ice Rink in Dilworth Park. Inside the Rothman Institute Cabin, cozy cocktails featuring DeKuyper Cocktails cordial flavors will warm your heart. All together, it's a romantic wintry date, with iconic City Hall as your backdrop.

Special rink admission pricing cannot be used in conjunction with other offers. Excludes skate rental.

Now Open: 3000BC
The premier wellness medical spa in Chestnut Hill, 3000BC, is celebrating 25 years by opening a new location in Washington Square, on the corner of 9th and Chestnut Streets. Marking the brand’s first Center City location, the concept focuses on customized, clinical, and technology-driven skincare. The Center City location specializes in complete skin and body solutions, advanced skincare rejuvenation, fat reduction and skin firming, laser hair removal, laser tattoo removal, and microblading powered by the most advanced technology.
3000BC, 834 Chestnut Street, 215.989.3500, 3000BCSPA.com

Love is Personal at LAGOS!
This Valentine’s Day, LAGOS offers uniquely giftable jewelry to make that special someone sparkle. Discover the lasting love notes of the new Beloved designs. Add personal engravings with heartfelt "tattoos." Give the gift of gold with 18k Love Knots that symbolize everlasting love. Or, gift yourself sterling silver, 18k gold and sparkling diamonds that boldly express "My LAGOS My Way." Also, on February 7, Noon-3pm, the LAGOS Rittenhouse Store will have a calligrapher on-site to create free personalized messages to accompany all purchases.
LAGOS Rittenhouse, 1735 Walnut Street, 215.567.0770, LAGOS.com

America's Garden Capital Maze
Stroll through the America's Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. The maze is also supported by Ambler Arboretum of Temple University. Join the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society for a variety of gardening workshops that will have you dreaming of spring! All programs are free- register at PHSOnline.org/wintergarden. All garden programs are held in the Rothman Cabin.
Seed Starting (Adults)- February 6, 5:30-6:30pm
Valentine Flowers to Wear (Family)- February 10, 10-11am
Valentine Flowers to Wear (Adults)- February 13, 5:30-6:30pm
Garden Snow Globe (Family)- February 24, 10-11am

Take Transit
Philadelphia's great transit system and pedestrian-friendly streets make car-free travel, shopping and dining easy in Center City! Get information on routes, fares, schedules and more, at SEPTA.org or RidePATCO.org.


Know of any shopping, dining, happenings, or other inside information you think would be appropriate for IN Center City? Email us at: events@centercityphila.org

Brought to you by the
Center City District and Central Philadelphia Development Corporation