November 20, 2018
Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is now open for the 2018 season. The waterfront rink has stunning views of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge. It's surrounded by an outdoor winter garden with fire pits, decorated trees and twinkling lights.
For large parties, warming cabins are available to rent. They're decorated with blankets, pillows, holiday greens, heaters and a fireplace.
Opening weekend visitors can expect added family-friendly fun at the waterfront attraction. Through Sunday, Nov. 25, there will be face painting, karaoke, circus performers and an appearance by the Grinch.
Winterfest's full season of programming includes Holiday Tree Lighting Powered by PECO, New Year’s Eve Parties on Ice, SugarHouse New Year's Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront, Winterfest Brewfest, Latin Night at the Lodge and Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Skate.
Friday, Nov. 23, through Sunday, March 3
Mondays through Thursdays from 1-11 p.m.
Fridays from 1 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Sundays from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
101 S. Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106