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Mummers

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Mummers will parade through Manayunk during Mardi Gras celebration

Arts & Culture

Celebration of African Cultures at Penn Museum

Penn Museum to host celebration of African cultures

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Kids Valentine's Day

Enjoy a family-friendly Valentine's Day weekend

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ANS Frogs

View live frogs from around the world at Academy of Natural Sciences

Performances

Cirque du Soleil

New Cirque du Soleil show inspired by 'Avatar' coming to Wells Fargo

Museums

National Museum of American Jewish History

National Museum of American Jewish History offering free admission

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PA Ballet Jungle Book

Families invited to 'The Jungle Book' ballet

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Kid reading

African American Children's Book Fair turns 25

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Garden Maze

Get a green thumb in time for spring with free gardening program

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ben franklin portrait

Old City to celebrate Ben Franklin's legacy on 311th birthday

Holidays

MLK Day

Seven ways to participate in MLK Day 2017

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Penn Museum Chinese New Year 2017

Annual Chinese New Year Celebration returns to Penn Museum

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Orchid

Longwood Gardens to open Orchid Extravaganza

Parenting

Skiing

Five tips for parents when choosing ski gear for kids

Author Events

Simone Biles coming to Free Library of Philadelphia

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World Cafe Live offers two chances to compete in Harry Potter Quizzo

Holidays

Kennett Square Mushroom Drop NYE

Suburban town hosts unique ball drop on New Year's Eve

Holidays

Fireworks

A guide to 20-plus New Year's Eve events in Philly

Events

Attend a private screening of 'Rogue One' after pizza buffet

Events

Kwanza

African American Museum in Philadelphia to celebrate 50th anniversary of Kwanzaa

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Families can meet Santa in Fishtown during Frankford Hall-idays

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Washington Crossing Historic Park

Re-enactors to row across Delaware River like George Washington did in 1776

Events

The Lodge at Winterfest

'12 Days of Christmas' movie marathon starts at Winterfest

Events

Kids with gingerbread house

Chestnut Hill to host Sugar Plum Saturday with holiday activities

Events

Arctic Ave ice Festival

East Passyunk Avenue to transform into Arctic Ave for festival

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Harry Potter Yule Ball

Barnes & Noble to host free Harry Potter Yule Ball

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Parade of Lights

Decorated boats to set sail in annual Parade of Lights

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Carolers from 1948

Dickens Christmas Party to be held in local Victorian mansion

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Fairmount Park Houses Holiday Tours

Historic Houses of Fairmount Park to host 'A Very Philly Christmas'

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Elfreth's Alley

Deck the Alley invites visitors to look inside historic Elfreth's Alley houses

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New Hope Railroad

Take a ride on Bucks County's North Pole Express

Events

World Peace Day

Penn Museum to showcase holiday traditions from around the world

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Christmas Puppy

Puppies can get photos with Santa at King of Prussia Mall

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A Christmas Carol

Get into the holiday spirit with these 10 festive productions

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Philadelphia City Hall christmas tree

12 local (and free) tree lighting celebrations to attend this winter

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Christmas Village

Here's your ultimate guide to this year's Christmas Village

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Borough of Media announces new holiday event

Events

PMA Tree Lighting

Philadelphia Museum of Art to host tree lighting ceremony

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Peddler's Village

Annual Grand Illumination Celebration kicks off the holidays at Peddler’s Village

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Lights at Longwood Gardens

Holiday light show kicks off at Longwood Gardens

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Wild Wizarding Weekend

Academy of Natural Sciences will be conjuring up wild beasts for 'Wizarding Weekend'

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Frog and Toad

'A Year With Frog and Toad' returns to the Arden Theatre for a third time

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Holiday Garden Railway Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum’s popular Holiday Garden Railway returns

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Walnut Street Theatre to present 'The Wizard of Oz'

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RiverRink Winterfest

What to expect at this year's Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

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Penn Museum magic exhibit

Philly museum wants to know if you believe in magic

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Painting

Free arts & crafts day to take place at the Kimmel Center