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When you hear, “Philadelphia”, the city is the first thing that comes to mind. But Philadelphia County stretches beyond the city limits to include neighboring towns like Manayunk and Chestnut Hill that have personalities all their own and are a hop, skip, and a ride from Center City.

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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink

This winter wonderland along the Delaware River is celebrating its 27th anniversary season! Don't miss the fire pits, boardwalk games, a ferris wheel, food and beverages, and more! Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, or 33. 

20201130 00:00 20210308 00:00 America/New_York Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest <p>This <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.delawareriverwaterfront.com/places/blue-cross-riverrink-winterfest" rel="noopener" target="_blank">winter wonderland</a> along the Delaware River is celebrating its 27th anniversary season! Don&#39;t miss the fire pits, boardwalk games, a ferris wheel, food and beverages, and more!&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, or 33.&nbsp;</p> 121 North Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Martin Luther King Weekend

Museum of the American Revolution

The Museum of the American Revolution celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. with programming that connects the ideals of the Revolutionary War to King’s teachings. Get there on SEPTA. Short walk from Jefferson Station or ride SEPTA's Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall Station. Bus Routes 5, 9, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42, 44, 48, 57, and 121 also stop near the museum.

20210116 00:00 20210119 00:00 America/New_York Martin Luther King Weekend <p>The Museum of the American Revolution celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. with&nbsp;<a href="https://www.amrevmuseum.org/events/martin-luther-king-jr-weekend" target="_blank">programming</a>&nbsp;that connects the ideals of the Revolutionary War to King&rsquo;s teachings.&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA. Short walk from Jefferson Station or ride SEPTA&#39;s Market-Frankford Line to 5th Street/Independence Hall Station. Bus Routes&nbsp;5, 9, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42, 44, 48, 57, and 121 also&nbsp;stop&nbsp;near the museum.</p>


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Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink

Dilworth Park

Those looking to ice skate in the heart of Philadelphia can pack up their cold-weather gear and head to the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Dilworth Park! Skaters of all levels and ages are invited to cruise around the rink while taking in skyline views just outside of City Hall. Afterward, check out the spectacular Dilworth Park Wintergarden or warm up in the Rothman Institute Cabin, offering a variety of eats and the ultimate post-ice-skating treat — hot chocolate. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 & 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.  

20201106 00:00 20210228 00:00 America/New_York Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink <p>Those looking to ice skate in the heart of Philadelphia can pack up their cold-weather gear and head to the <a href="https://centercityphila.org/parks/dilworth-park/winter/rothman-rink" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink</a><a href="http://centercityphila.org/parks/dilworth-park/winter/rothman-rink">&nbsp;</a><a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.ccdparks.org/dilworth-park/rothmanicerink">at Dilworth Park</a>! Skaters of all levels and ages are invited to cruise around the rink while taking in skyline views just outside of City Hall.&nbsp;Afterward, check out the spectacular Dilworth Park Wintergarden or warm up in the Rothman Institute Cabin, offering a variety of eats and the ultimate post-ice-skating treat &mdash; hot chocolate. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 &amp; 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> 1 S 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 Plan Your Trip


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Winter

Franklin Square

While the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show has wrapped for the season, the show’s 100,000 lights remain lit through the end of February during the recently extended Winter in Franklin Square, presented by Citizens. Get there on SEPTA: it's a short walk from 5th Street/Independence Hall on the Market-Frankford Line!

20210104 00:00 20210301 00:00 America/New_York Winter <p>While the Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show has wrapped for the season, the show&rsquo;s 100,000 lights remain lit through the end of February during the recently extended&nbsp;<a href="https://www.visitphilly.com/things-to-do/events/electrical-spectacle-holiday-light-show-at-franklin-square/" target="_blank">Winter in Franklin Square, presented by Citizens</a>.&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA: it&#39;s a short walk from 5th Street/Independence Hall on the Market-Frankford Line!</p> North 6th Street & Wood Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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WinTOUR Scavanger Hunt

Fairmount Park

Now thru 3/19, the Fairmount Park Conservancy is encouraging folks to get out and discover the hidden gems of one of Philly’s best green spaces during its new WinTOUR Scavenger Hunt. The free, all-ages and social-distancing-friendly scavenger hunt features five different routes, each with a theme: historic homes, public art, nature, water, and past & present. Plan your trip here.

20210104 00:00 20210320 00:00 America/New_York WinTOUR Scavanger Hunt <p>Now thru 3/19, the Fairmount Park Conservancy is encouraging folks to get out and discover the hidden gems of one of Philly&rsquo;s best green spaces during its new&nbsp;<a href="https://myphillypark.org/announcing-wintour-scavenger-hunt-in-fairmount-park/" target="_blank">WinTOUR Scavenger Hunt</a>. The free, all-ages and social-distancing-friendly scavenger hunt features five different routes, each with a theme: historic homes, public art, nature, water, and past &amp; present. Plan your trip <a href="https://www.iseptaphilly.com/plan-your-trip">here</a>.</p> Fairmount Park, Reservoir Drive, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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