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January 2015
IN Center City

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For up-to-date information on programs, events and updates for parks maintained by CCD, follow @CCDParks.

Sister Cities Park

Dilworth Park offers a place to sit and enjoy urban life on the west side of City Hall.
Open 7 days a week, 6am-1am.
Broad and Market Streets | DilworthPark.org | Facebook

Park Features

Rosa Blanca Café, M-Th: 7am-8pm; F: 7am-10pm; Sa: 11am-10pm; Su: 11am-7pm
December 31: 10am-12am; January 1: 10am-10pm

Rothman Institute Ice Rink, M-Th: 3-9pm; F: 3-11pm; Sa: 11am-11pm; Su: 11am-8pm
December 31: 11am-12am; January 1: 11am-11pm; January 19: 11am-9pm
See the website for complete holiday hours: CCDParks.org/dilworth-park/rothmanicerink

January Happenings @ Dilworth Park
Some programs are weather permitting. CCDParks.org/dilworth-park/dilworth-park-events

The Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Park is open every single day! Skate in the shadow of historic City Hall seven days a week, including holidays. The rink offers four week Learn-to-Skate programs on Sunday mornings. Admission is $3 for children, ages 10 and under, and $4 for adults. Skate rental is $8.

The rink's available for party rentals and there are also group rates! For complete details, visit the rink's homepage, CCDParks.org/dilworth-park/rothmanicerink. The Rothman Institute Ice Rink is also sponsored by PNC, Visit Philadelphia! and 6ABC.

January 4, 11, 18, 25, 9:30 and 10:15am
Learn to master some skating moves with this four-week program will be offered on Sunday mornings at 9:30 and 10:15 am. The cost is $60, which includes skate rental and a four-visit punch card (includes free admission and skate rental). Email lessons@rinkmanagement.com or download the form [PDF] to sign up.

January 9, 16, 23, 30, 12:30
Lunchtime Skating Exhibition

Stop by during your lunch to see local Philly-area skaters demonstrate their skills on the city's center stage, the Rothman Rink at Dilworth Park!

January 30-31
Super Bowl Weekend
Get more bang for your buck at the Rothman Rink on Super Bowl Weekend. Skate on Saturday, January 30 and get free admission if you come back on Sunday, January 31.

Sister Cities Park

Sister Cities Park offers a variety of fun activities in a beautifully landscaped setting.
Open 7 days a week, 6am-1am.
18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway | SisterCitiesPark.org | Facebook

Park Features

Logan Square Café, closed until January 5, then open 8am-5pm, seven days a week.
215.665.8600, LoganSquareCafe.com

Imagination Playground™, 10am-5pm
215.440.5500, SisterCitiesPark.org

John F. Collins Park

John F. Collins Park is a small quiet oasis off busy Chestnut Street in Center City Philadelphia. It's a relaxing spot for lunch, reading, or just enjoying a beautiful day. Through the generosity of the William Penn Foundation, the Center City District has restored the park's fountain, benches, landscaping and lighting. John F. Collins Park is owned and operated by Center City District.
M-F: 8:30am-5pm; Sa: 10:45am-5pm; Su: 12-5pm
1707 Chestnut Street | JohnFCollinsPark.org | Facebook

Three Parkway Plaza

Cret Park is a beautifully landscaped plaza and a great place to relax, grab a cup of coffee, or enjoy some light fare with a friend at Capriccio Café.
16th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway | CretPark.org | Facebook

Park Features

Capriccio Café and Espresso Bar
M-F: 6:30am-7pm; Sa & Su: 8am-7pm
December 31: 7am-3pm; January 1: 7am-5pm
215.735.9797, CapriccioCafe.com
- Also offering bike rentals from Wheel Fun Rentals

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