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November 2018

IN Center City

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Sister Cities Park

Dilworth Park offers a beautiful spot to relax and enjoy urban life on the west side of City Hall.
Open 7 days a week, 6am-1am.
1 S 15th Street | DilworthPark.org | Facebook

Park Features

Dilworth Park Café, M-Su: 7am-7pm

XFINITY WiFi is available throughout Dilworth Park.

Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink Grand Opening Celebration- November 9 at 5:30pm, with
skating open to the public at 6:30pm!

Hours: M-Th: Noon-9pm; F: Noon-11pm; Sa: 11am-11pm; Su: 11am-8pm

The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Dilworth Park is an unparalleled entertainment experience on Philadelphia's center stage in a wonderfully unique urban setting. Admission is $3 for children 10 and younger, and $5 for adults; skate rental is $10 per person. Temple University staff and students receive $1 off admission with presentation of their Temple University ID. Skate rental is $10. Visit DilworthPark.org/winter/rothman-rink for special holiday hours, events, rental information, and more.

Celebrate the season opening of the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink with a special "fire and ice" event on November 9, at 5:30pm, featuring ice sculptures, snow, firework effects, fire performances, figure skating and chili tastings in the Rothman Orthopaedics Institute Cabin. Skating will open to the public at 6:30pm. The fun continues on Saturday, November 10!


November Events at the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink

November 15 & 29, 5-9pm; November 22, 5-8pm
College Nights

College students show their ID and pay $2 for admission plus skate rental for an evening of fun with friends at the Rothman Rink. Discount cannot be used in conjunction with other offers.

November 23, 10:30am-Noon
Santa Express
All aboard! Santa Claus is comin' to the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink on SEPTA! Board specially decorated SEPTA trains filled with entertainment for a fun holiday ride. Visit ISEPTAPHILLY.COM for train times and stations. A festive parade will 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.


Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin - Opening November 9 at 5:30pm
Hours: M-Th: 11am-9pm; F-Sa: 11am-11pm; Su: 11am-8pm

Cozy up with warm cocktails like spiked hot chocolate or festive drinks featuring Maker's Mark, along with craft beers from Victory Brewing and Stella Artois. The artfully crafted menu features chili, fries and other seasonal fare to savor and share. Alcohol is served starting at 5pm on weekdays, and 11am on the weekends for adults 21 and over. For more, visit DilworthPark.org/winter/rothman-cabin/.


November Events in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin

November 13, 20 & 27, 6-8pm
Quizzo- New this year!
Hosted by Johnny Goodtimes, come for trivia in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin with drink specials and prizes, including tickets to Vikings: Beyond the Legend at The Franklin Institute.

November 14, 21, & 28, 5-7pm
Cocktails and Cold Ones
Presented by The Met Philadelphia in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin, Cocktails and Cold Ones features $6 EFFEN Vodka cocktails, $5 wine and $4 Bud Light draft beer, along with specially priced food items. Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin spirits partner Beam-Suntory makes a commitment to responsible drinking at every event with the Drink Smart program. For more, visit DrinkSmart.com.

Deck the Hall Light Show presented by Independence Blue Cross
Premieres November 19 at 5:30pm

We're partnering again with 6abc to bring City Hall to life with the sights and sounds of the holiday season. This will be the second year for the Deck the Hall Light Show, presented by Independence Blue Cross. 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.

For schedules and details, visit DilworthPark.org/winter/light-show/

Wintergarden - Opening November 9
Stroll through the Wintergarden at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden, located on the Albert M. Greenfield Lawn. Children and adults will delight in discovering picture-perfect moments amid holiday topiaries, twinkling lights, and seasonal plants.For more information, visit DilworthPark.org/winter/wintergarden/.

Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market - Opening November 17
Hours: Su-Th: 11am-7pm; F-Sa: 11am-8pm
Thanksgiving (November 22): 9am-5pm
Black Friday (November 23): 9am-8pm
The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market features local artisans, designers, crafters and confectionaries offering a unique selection of gifts and specialty foods in festively lit tents topped with authentic Herrnhut stars. Our media partner 101.1 More FM will be in Dilworth Park for the market's grand opening on November 17! For a complete market schedule, visit DilworthPark.org/winter/market/.

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
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