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Winter Activities in Philadelphia

Philadelphia offers various winter activities to choose from whether you want to stay inside or enjoy the outdoors. There’s a lot to get you off your feet and out of your house. Here’s a list of some events and places that are up and running along with some that are coming soon:

1. A classic winter event that everyone enjoys is ice skating. In Philadelphia, the most popular spots are the Blue Cross RiverRink and The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park. Overlooking the Delaware, Blue Cross RiverRink includes a lodge and winter garden containing a heated tent, holiday trees, fire pits and comfortable seating through March 6th.  The Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park is a skating spot located right next to City Hall to experience beautiful skyline views. They’ve also added a new heated tent to use in between rounds to warm up or enjoy food and drinks offered inside.

2. One View Observation Deck is now open for anyone interested in a top notch spot to overlook the entire city of Philadelphia. At the 57th floor of Liberty Place, the One View Observation Deck offers panoramic views of Philadelphia’s skyline and surroundings.

3. The 2016 Philadelphia Flower Show will take place from March 5th to March 13th. It’s the oldest and largest flower show with amazing floral designs, demonstrations, gardening workshops, live entertainment and much more to add to the excitement!