The first month of 2020 comes with full of amazing things to do in Philadelphia. With interesting events and engaging performances, you’ll never get bored in this expansive city. If you’re looking to embrace the best of winter, head straight to Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest to enjoy ice skating and some seasonal cocktails. Also, you can play table games on your smartphone while travelling to different parts of the city. Here are the top ways to make the most of this winter in Philadelphia.
Winter at Dilworth Park
There’s still plenty of fun to be had at Dilworth Park which offers an unparalleled entertainment experience in a unique setting. Open till February 23, 2020, the rink offers wintry fun for all ages with a variety of programs. It also offers skating lessons and is open to everyone this season with sledge skating.
During February, stop by the Capital One Café – Rittenhouse to receive a free admission ticket to the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink. You can wander through the seasonal plants in Wintergarden and enjoy some tasty food and seasonal drinks in the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin throughout February.
Happy Place at King of Prussia Mall
The month of January is the perfect time to experience Live Nation’s interactive pop in King of Prussia Mall. Happy Place is an interactive and immersive pop-up exhibit with large installations and themed rooms that are aimed at spreading happiness. This immersive, photo-worthy exhibit features a confetti-filled space, a ball pit big enough for adults and an extraordinary flower-filled display. Also, times tickets are available in advance at the official Happy Place website.
Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package
With Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package, it’s unexpectedly easy to enjoy a winter getaway in Philadelphia. This exclusive deal makes it incredibly easy to enjoy winter in Philly, offering overnight accommodations, free hotel parking as well as other seasonal perks worth hundreds of dollars. Additionally, it provides two Philadelphia sightseeing passes, which let you choose the attractions and tours you want to explore.
Note that added values change by season and different perks are announced seasonally at the Visit Philadelphia website.
Center City District Restaurant Week
Center City District Restaurant Week delights diners with exciting meal deals across all top eateries in Philadelphia. From January 12-24, 2020, restaurants across Center City will offer three-course dinner for only $35 per person. In addition, most of them will offer a three-course lunch for $20.
Restaurant Week patrons can park for $9 or less at participating Philadelphia Parking Association and the Philadelphia Parking Authority facilities from 4:45 p.m. to 1 a.m. by presenting a voucher for participating restaurants.
Lambertville-New Hope Winter Festival
This is the 23rd year of the Lambertville-New Hope Winter Festival, a 9-day celebration that helps community non-profit organizations raise funds. Located about an hour from Center City, the 2020 fest held between January 18-26 features an oldies-music dance party, a revolutionary-themed pub crawl, self-guided art gallery tours and much more.