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Mid-November 2018

Happenings Inside
IN Center City

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Deck the Halls Light Show presented by Independence Blue Cross
Deck the Halls Light Show presented by Independence Blue Cross
Deck the Hall Light Show presented by Independence Blue Cross kicks off November 19 at 5:30pm!

Center City District has once again partnered with 6abc to bring City Hall to life with the sights and sounds of the holiday season. This dynamic and colorful sound and light show will be projected nightly onto the west façade of Philadelphia’s historic City Hall and synchronized with classic holiday music. Shows will run every half hour on opening night, weekends and daily from December 21-January 1 and once an hour on the half hour during week days through December 20.

Dilworth Park, 1 South 15th Street, 215.440.5500, DilworthPark.org
Independence Blue Cross Live Fearless

Wednesdays and Saturdays, Ongoing
Taste of Philadelphia: Market Tours

Reading Terminal Market
12th & Arch Streets

November 14-18
Koresh Dance Company Presents
Come Together Dance Festival

Suzanne Roberts Theatre
480 South Broad Street

November 19
David W. Blight Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street

Through January 6, 2019
Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical

Walnut Street Theatre
825 Walnut Street

Through January 14, 2019
Berthe Morisot: Woman Impressionist

Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Through March 3, 2019
Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s
New Look to Now

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Dorrance Special Exhibition Galleries
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Through March 3, 2019
Vikings: Beyond the Legend

The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street

Through March 31, 2019
Rina Banerjee: Make Me a
Summary of the World

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Historic Landmark Building
118-128 North Broad Street

Events at Dilworth Park

Tuesdays, Starting November 13
Quizzo presented by The Franklin Institute

Quizzo hosted by Johnny Goodtimes runs every Tuesday from 6-8pm in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin. Bring your friends to enjoy drink specials and try your hand each week for a chance to win prizes. Winners will receive free tickets to the Vikings: Beyond the Legend exhibit at The Franklin Institute through March 3.

Wednesdays, Starting November 14
Cocktails and Cold Ones presented by
The Met Philadelphia

From 5-7pm enjoy Cocktails and Cold Ones in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin with a seasonal menu and specially priced EFFEN Vodka cocktails, Bud Light draft beer and a selection of wines, plus weekly ticket giveaways from The Met.

Thursdays, Starting November 15
College Nights
College students pay $2 admission to skate at the Rothman Orthopaedics Rink every Thursday from 5-9pm with student ID. Skate rentals are not included. *Discount cannot be used in conjunction with other offers.

For more information on winter events, visit DilworthPark.org.

Santa Express

Santa Express - November 23

All aboard! Santa Claus is comin’ to the Rothman Orthopaedics Rink – on SEPTA. Board specially decorated SEPTA trains filled with entertainment for a fun-filled holiday ride. Visit ISEPTAPHILLY.COM for train times and stations. The fun begins at Dilworth Park at 10:30am as we welcome Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves to the rink, where riders are invited to stay and skate with Santa. Plus, don’t miss the special cookie decorating station from Keller’s Creamery. For more, visit DilworthPark.org

I SEPTA Philly Keller's Creamery
Keller's Creamery
Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market

Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market - Opening November 17

The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market features local artisans, designers, crafters and confectionaries offering a unique selection of gifts and special foods in festively lit tents topped with authentic Herrnhut stars. Sponsor B101.1’s street team will be on site to celebrate opening day on November 17 from 12-2pm, with music, balloon animals, games and prizes.

The Market is open November 17, 2018 - January 1, 2019 from 11am-7pm Sunday through Thursday and 11am-8pm Friday and Saturday with special hours on holidays.

For more information, visit DilworthPark.org.
For a list of vendors, visit MadeinPhila.com/holiday-market.

Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market, Dilworth Park,
1 South 15th Street, 215.440.5500

Shop Center City Retail

Shop Center City Retail Events

ShopCenterCityPhilly.com is THE source for what's in and of the moment. Learn from those in-the-know why Condé Nast Traveler named Philadelphia the Best Shopping City in America.

While in Center City for the winter festivities, shop, savor and explore great deals and retail events you can only find in downtown Philadelphia. This month, Boyds is hosting an Escada Trunk Show, Uniqlo’s highly anticipated collaboration with Alexander Wang debuts in-store, and Macy’s is transformed into a wonderland of holiday festivities. Watch the stories of Sugar Plum Fairy and Frosty the Snowman play out in magnificent light show narrated by Julie Andrews in the Grand Court, then travel back in time at Dickens Village or go straight to see Santa! Santa will be in-store from November 23–24.

For details on these and more retail happenings this holiday season, visit ShopCenterCityPhilly.com.

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
Public Ledger Building
660 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106



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