Bartram's Garden is the oldest living botanic garden, a pastoral 18th century homestead surrounded by the urban bustle of Philadelphia. Bartram's Garden is free to those who wish to explore on their own from dawn to dusk, with the exception of City-observed holidays. For a more in-depth...
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PA Events Friday, December 1st, 2017
Tours of Bartram's Garden
Annual Autumn HawkWatch
Hike to North Lookout and join counters who tally every species of migrating raptor. Bald Eagles, Kestrels and Ospreys are the first migrants. Broadwing numbers peak in late September. Greatest species variety during October, and Golden Eagles and retails during November. A staff or volunteer...
Christmas Memories - Erie Station Dinner Theatre
All new magical holiday family musical. Start your holiday season off right with this heart warming musical in which the true meaning of Christmas is always celebrated. Performances: November 229, December 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10,15,16, 17.
The Nutcracker Ballet
After everyone is asleep, Clara slips downstairs to play with her Nutcracker. She eventually falls asleep and with a little help from Herr Drosselmeir, her magical dreams begin...
Bethlehem, PA is called "Christmas City" for many reasons. One reason is the annual "Christkindlmarkt" which is openNov. 17-19 and 24-26; Nov. 30-Dec. 3, Dec. 7-10, 14-17 & 21-23. Music, food, decorations, and ice carving are all great reasons to visit this special Christmas show. There will...
Miracle of Christmas
Go back in time and witness the greatest birth in history. Be surrounded by the bustling village of Bethlehem as camels, horses, donkeys and villagers pass by. Be transported to the hillside where legions of angels descend upon the shepards to proclaim, "The Savior is born!" Visit the website...
2017 Christmas Show - Home for the Holidays
Witness the magic of the Christmas Show, featuring wondrous costumes, amazing dancers, breathtaking sets, and all the endearment of our favorite traditions. Visit the website to purchase tickets.
A Christmas Story
Experience the fun of this favorite family classic live on the Fulton Theatre's stage in musical form. It hits the bullseye every time. Visit the website for more information and to purchase tickets.
Hersheypark's Christmas Candylane
Make the holiday special this season with the dazzling nighttime lights of Hersheypark's famous Christmas Candylane.
Macy's Lite Show & Dickens Village
A Philadelphia tradition since 1956, the Macy's Light Show featuring holiday images created by more than 100,000 LED lights, is presented in the Grand Court of the famous Wanamaker Building (Macy's Center City Store). The renowned Wanamaker organ provides the music to this magical holiday...
A Longwood Christmas
Wander through half a million twinkling lights, thousands of poinsettias and magnificent Christmas trees. Listen as carolers share the sounds of the season and beautifully lit fountains dance in holiday wonderland.Outdoor Christmas lights come on at 3:30pm everyday. Timed admission and tickets...
Who is Puberty and How Does She Hit?
This exhibition of sculpture and interactive artworks by artist Sidney Mullis playfully and incisively explores coming-of-age in a gendered society. Mullis’ works break down social conventions into their component forms and behaviors and uses those raw materials to imagine something new.
Terracotta Warriors Exhibit
The Franklin Institute is hosting an exhibit displaying one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in history—and one of the most mysterious. Discovered in 1974, the 2,000 year-old Terracotta Army is a symbol of mankind's achievements. The exhibit in Philadelphia features ten...