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So, you prefer to travel on two wheels or your own two feet. We get that - and we can take you to some of the region’s greatest places to pedal, hike, climb, skate, and get in touch with nature. SEPTA lets you bring your bike along on Regional Rail lines, the Norristown High Speed Line, Market-Frankford Line, and Broad Street Line on weekdays except for during peak commute times and all day on Saturday, Sunday, and major holidays. Bikes are welcome on buses anytime.

Fairmount Park Ropes Course, photo courtesy of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink

This winter wonderland along the Delaware River is celebrating its 26th anniversary season! Don't miss the fire pits, game room, chalet-style lodge, food and beverages, confectionary cabin and — new this year! — the Winterfest Express train for kiddos to ride. Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, or 33. Flash your SEPTA Key or SEPTA Pass to save 50% ($2) on admission! More info here!

20191129 00:00 20200309 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 26th anniversary season! Don&#39;t miss the fire pits, game room, chalet-style lodge, food and beverages, confectionary cabin and &mdash; new this year! &mdash; the Winterfest Express train for kiddos to ride. Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 2nd Street or Bus Routes 12, 21, 25, 42, 17, or 33. Flash your SEPTA Key or SEPTA Pass to save 50% ($2) on admission! More info <a href="https://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/148">here</a>!</p> 121 North Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Christmas Village

LOVE Park

The German-style Christmas Village takes over LOVE Park Thanksgiving Day thru Christmas Eve with vendors offering holiday decor, gifts and more! Open daily beginning at 11am. So easy to get here (and home from 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.

20191128 00:00 20191225 00:00 America/New_York Christmas Village <p>The German-style <a href="http://www.philachristmas.com/">Christmas Village</a> takes over LOVE Park Thanksgiving Day thru Christmas Eve&nbsp;with vendors offering holiday decor, gifts and more! Open daily beginning at 11am. So easy to get here (and home from 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.</p> 1500 John F Kennedy Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Clover Market’s Holiday Market

The Baldwin School Athletic Center

The popular Clover Market presents this two-day indoor holiday market in Bryn Mawr this Saturday and Sunday, selling vintage items, jewelry, clothing, home items and more. A number of food and drink vendors will also set up shop at the market. So easy to get here on SEPTA! Hop the Paoli/Thorndale Line to the Bryn Mawr Train Station.

20191214 00:00 20191216 00:00 America/New_York Clover Market’s Holiday Market <p>The popular <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.theclovermarket.com/">Clover Market</a>&nbsp;presents this&nbsp;<a href="http://www.theclovermarket.com/holiday-market" target="_blank">two-day indoor holiday market</a>&nbsp;in Bryn Mawr this Saturday and Sunday, selling vintage items, jewelry, clothing, home items and more. A number of food and drink vendors will also set up shop at the market. So easy to get here on SEPTA! Hop the Paoli/Thorndale Line to the Bryn Mawr Train Station.</p> 701 Montgomery Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Franklin Square Holiday Festival and Electrical Spectacle Light Show

Franklin Square

Festive lights, winter treats and holiday cheer fill historic Franklin Square for its all-ages (and completely free!) holiday festival and light show. The main feature is the Electrical Spectacle light show, which utilizes thousands of twinkling lights and a dynamic holiday soundtrack. The seasonal outdoor attraction rounds out the ongoing festivities with a winter beer garden, seasonal eats from SquareBurger, Lightning Bolt Holiday Express train rides around the square and a handful of other fun-filled events. Runs 11/14 thru 12/31. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from the 5th Street/Independence Hall stop on the Market-Frankford Line or ride Bus Routes 47 or 47M.

20191114 00:00 20200101 00:00 America/New_York Franklin Square Holiday Festival and Electrical Spectacle Light Show <p>Festive lights, winter treats and holiday cheer fill historic <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://historicphiladelphia.org/franklin-square/upcoming-events/">Franklin Square</a> for its all-ages (and completely free!) holiday festival and light show. The main feature is the Electrical Spectacle light show, which utilizes thousands of twinkling lights and a dynamic holiday soundtrack. The seasonal outdoor attraction rounds out the ongoing festivities with a winter beer garden, seasonal eats from SquareBurger, Lightning Bolt Holiday Express train rides around the square and a handful of other fun-filled events. Runs 11/14 thru 12/31. Get here on SEPTA. Short walk from the 5th Street/Independence Hall stop on the Market-Frankford Line or ride Bus Routes 47 or 47M.</p> 200 6th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 Plan Your Trip


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Holiday Garden Railway at Morris Arboretum

Morris Aboretum

Amid the evergreens at Morris Arboretum, the Holiday Garden Railway showcases a miniature winter wonderland complete with a quarter-mile of model-train track, seven loops and tunnels, 15 rail lines and model trains that cruise past scaled replicas of historic monuments and Philadelphia landmarks adorned with thousands of twinkling lights. The attraction opens for the season on Friday, 11/23. Get to Morris Arboretum on SEPTA. Ride the Chestnut Hill East or Chestnut Hill West Line to the last stop. From there hop the Route L or 97 toward Plymouth Meeting or Plymouth Meeting Mall to the Germantown Avenue & Northwestern Avenue stop. Walk down Northwestern Avenue for .5 miles past Chestnut Hill College and the apartment complex until you come to the black wrought-iron gate of the Arboretum. Best part - "walking in" saves you $9 on admission!

20191129 00:00 20200101 00:00 America/New_York Holiday Garden Railway at Morris Arboretum <p>Amid the evergreens at Morris Arboretum, the <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.morrisarboretum.org/gardens_railway.shtml" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Holiday Garden Railway</a> showcases a miniature winter wonderland complete with a quarter-mile of model-train track, seven loops and tunnels, 15 rail lines and model trains that cruise past scaled replicas of historic monuments and Philadelphia landmarks adorned with thousands of twinkling lights. The attraction opens for the season on Friday, 11/23. Get to <a href="http://www.morrisarboretum.org/">Morris Arboretum</a> on SEPTA. Ride the Chestnut Hill East or Chestnut Hill West Line to the last stop. From there hop the Route L or 97 toward Plymouth Meeting or Plymouth Meeting Mall to the Germantown Avenue &amp; Northwestern Avenue stop. Walk down Northwestern Avenue for .5 miles past Chestnut Hill College and the apartment complex until you come to the black wrought-iron gate of the Arboretum. Best part - &quot;walking in&quot; <a href="http://www.morrisarboretum.org/visit_hours.shtml">saves you</a> $9 on admission!</p> Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania, East Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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LumiNature!

The Philadelphia Zoo

After more than two years of planning, the Philadelphia Zoo’s nighttime winter wonderland, LumiNature!, has come to life! The interactive experience features 12 light displays, all paired with their own wildlife theme and filled with animals like peacocks, penguins, and snakes. Strolling performers will add to the fun, and hot chocolate and warming adult beverages will be available. Runs thru 1/12. Cost is $24 for adults, $19 for children ages 2-11, free for children under 2. Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Route 38 Bus or the Route 15 Trolley. Or flash your SEPTA Key on the Philly PHLASH to ride for free!

20191120 00:00 20200113 00:00 America/New_York LumiNature! <p>After more than two years of planning, the Philadelphia Zoo&rsquo;s nighttime winter wonderland, <a href="http://phillyzooluminature.org">LumiNature!</a>, has come to life! The interactive experience features 12 light displays, all paired with their own wildlife theme and filled with animals like peacocks, penguins, and snakes. Strolling performers will add to the fun, and hot chocolate and warming adult beverages will be available. Runs thru 1/12. Cost is $24 for adults, $19 for children ages 2-11, free for children under 2. Get there on SEPTA. Hop the Route 38 Bus or the Route 15 Trolley. Or flash your SEPTA Key on the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/107">Philly PHLASH</a> to ride for free!</p> Philadelphia Zoo., West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market

Dilworth Park

The Made In Philadelphia Holiday Market is back 11/23 thru 1/1 at Dilworth Park with more than 40 vendors selling their wares — gifts, food and more — in festive tents topped with Herrnhut Stars. Need a ride? Get there 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.

20191123 00:00 20200102 00:00 America/New_York Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market <p>The&nbsp;<a href="https://centercityphila.org/parks/dilworth-park/winter/market" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Made In Philadelphia Holiday Market</a> is back 11/23 thru 1/1&nbsp;at <a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/destination/dilworthpark?center=39.95263902962235,-75.16467940000001&amp;zoom=17">Dilworth</a><a href="https://www.visitphilly.com/things-to-do/attractions/dilworth-park-at-city-hall/" rel="noopener" target="_blank"> Park</a> with more than 40 vendors selling their wares &mdash; gifts, food and more &mdash; in festive tents topped with Herrnhut Stars. Need a ride? Get there on SEPTA!&nbsp; 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.</p> 1 South 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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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. This Perk gets you $1 off admission! 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.  

20191108 00:00 20200224 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. This <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/143">Perk</a> gets you $1 off admission! 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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Santa at the Train Station

Narberth Train Station

Check out this fun holiday tradition in Narberth on Sunday, 12/15 at 2:30p! Santa will arrive on the 3:11 train to sing songs, mingle with children, and give out candy canes. take the Paoli/Thorndale Line to Narberth Station to get in on the holiday fun!

20191215 00:00 20191216 00:00 America/New_York Santa at the Train Station <p>Check out this fun holiday tradition in <a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/destination/narberth?zoom=16&amp;center=40.009056237580886,-75.2597055">Narberth</a> on&nbsp;Sunday, 12/15 at 2:30p! Santa will arrive on the 3:11 train to&nbsp;sing songs, mingle with children, and give out candy canes. take the Paoli/Thorndale Line to Narberth Station to get in on the holiday fun!</p> Narberth Station, Elmwood Avenue, Narberth, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Santa Comes to Ambler

Ambler Train Station

On Thursday, 12/12, at 7p, Santa & Mrs. Claus arrive by train in Ambler! From the station, follow the Claus family to Ambler Borough Hall where Ambler Station Singers will lead carols! Get there on SEPTA! Ambler is a stop on the Lansdale/Doylestown Line.

20191212 00:00 20191213 00:00 America/New_York Santa Comes to Ambler <p>On Thursday, 12/12, at 7p, Santa &amp; Mrs. Claus arrive by train in <a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/destination/ambler?center=40.15588011372199,-75.22020150000003&amp;zoom=16">Ambler</a>! From the station, follow the Claus family to Ambler Borough Hall where Ambler Station Singers will lead carols! Get there on SEPTA! Ambler is a stop on the Lansdale/Doylestown Line.</p> Ambler Train Station, West Butler, Ambler, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Stag and Doe Night

Ambler

Check out Ambler's Stag and Doe nights every Friday from now until Christmas in Ambler!  Take SEPTA there: ride the Lansdale/Doylestown Line to Ambler Station or hop Routes 94 or 95.

20191203 00:00 20191220 00:00 America/New_York Stag and Doe Night <p>Check out Ambler&#39;s Stag and Doe nights every Friday from now until Christmas in <a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/destination/ambler?zoom=16&amp;center=40.15522765461594,-75.2199905">Ambler</a>!&nbsp; Take SEPTA there:&nbsp;ride the Lansdale/Doylestown Line to Ambler Station or hop Routes 94 or 95.</p> Ambler, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Stag and Doe Night

Chestnut Hill

Stag and Doe Nights return to Chestnut Hill on 12/4, 12/11 & 12/18. Until 9p, enjoy extended hours at Germantown Avenue shops, music from Christmas carolers, festive snacks and more. Leave the sleigh at home and leave the driving to SEPTA. Ride Routes 23, 94 or L or hop the Chestnut Hill East or Chestnut Hill West Regional Rail Lines to the last stop.

20191204 00:00 20191219 00:00 America/New_York Stag and Doe Night <p><a class="trackingoutbound" href="https://chestnuthillpa.com/events/">Stag and Doe Nights</a> return to Chestnut Hill on 12/4, 12/11 &amp; 12/18. Until 9p, enjoy extended hours at Germantown Avenue shops, music from Christmas carolers, festive snacks and more. Leave the sleigh at home and leave the driving to SEPTA. Ride Routes 23, 94 or L or hop the Chestnut Hill East or Chestnut Hill West Regional Rail Lines to the last stop.</p> 16 E Highland Ave, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


Elmwood

Wild Lights

Elmwood Park Zoo

Millions of lights set the 16-acre Elmwood Park Zoo aglow as the popular Wild Lights display returns to 11/22 thru 1/5. Guests can encounter animals, enjoy live music and meet characters every night of the exhibit, which features installations like Snowflake Central, Rainbow Runway and a giant video show. Take SEPTA's Manayunk/Norristown Line or Norristown High Speed Line to Norristown Transportation Center. From there, Bus Routes 90, 96, and 98 get you within walking distance. 

20191122 00:00 20200106 00:00 America/New_York Wild Lights <p>Millions of lights set the 16-acre&nbsp;Elmwood Park Zoo&nbsp;aglow as the popular&nbsp;<a href="https://www.elmwoodparkzoo.org/events/wild-lights/" target="_blank">Wild Lights</a>&nbsp;display returns to 11/22 thru 1/5. Guests can encounter animals, enjoy live music and meet characters every night of the exhibit, which features installations like Snowflake Central, Rainbow Runway and a giant video show.&nbsp;Take SEPTA&#39;s Manayunk/Norristown Line or Norristown High Speed Line to Norristown Transportation Center. From there, Bus Routes 90, 96, and 98 get you within walking distance.&nbsp;</p> Elmwood Park Zoo, Harding Boulevard, Norristown, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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