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With more than 900 retail locations lining the streets of Center City Philadelphia, it’s easier than ever to find the fashions that suit every style. From luxury labels and national brands to local boutiques and shopping centers, the options are endless, including opportunities for self-care and relaxation. Lavish spas and salons are perfect for pampering, while sporting clubs and fitness studios help to maintain a healthy lifestyle. No matter the need, Center City’s vibrant, walkable neighborhoods are brimming with businesses just waiting to be explored.


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Retail Happenings & Events

Angela Monaco: Permanent Jewelry
Explore the first and only offerings of permanent jewelry in Philadelphia. During the process, a permanent bracelet, or Lazer Links, is secured via a jump ring that is then welded to itself and closed using a laser welder. Appointments are required and usually last 15-20 minutes.
2001 Walnut Street, 215.606.6343

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Benjamin Lovell Shoes                                            

  • Arch Madness | March 24-26 | Join the fun as Benjamin Lovell Shoes highlights the game-changing comfort of Cadence Insoles and OS1st Socks. Their products have a built-in passion for making your shoes feel perfect. Stop in and try them for yourself while enjoying some refreshments!
  • New Balance Free Socks Event | March 31-April 1
    Come check out the evolved designs and locked-in support of the Spring 2023 New Balance collection. Plus, get a FREE pair of premium CoolMax Low-Cut socks with any New Balance purchase.

1728 Chestnut Street, 215.564.4655   

Boyds Philadelphia: Trunk Shows and Events

  • Brioni SS 23 Trunk Show | March 17-18 | 11a.m.-5p.m.  Shop Brioni’s Spring/Summer 2023 Collection. Specializing in exceptional handmade clothing, discover a wardrobe suited for every occasion from formal to leisure, all with an urban feel. Made-to-Measure pieces will be available.
  • Gambert Shirts MTM Event | April 1 | 11am-5pm Custom shirt fitting with MTM expert Mitch Gambert. He will guide you through everything from measurements and fabric selection to product details like collar & cuff options. Purchase 5 custom shirts, get the 6th free.
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Boyds Philadelphia: Trunk Shows and Events cont. 

  • Maurizio Baldassari & Marco Pescarolo SS23 Trunk Show April 3-8 | 11a.m.-5 p.m. | Update your wardrobe with new-seasonal styles from Italian-made brands Maurizio Baldassari & Marco Pescarolo. Discover luxury essentials for the modern man, from classic linen shirts to everyday trousers. Select Marco Pescarolo FW23 styles will be available for pre-order with delivery in October.
  • 3.1 Phillip Lim SS23 Trunk Show  | April 14-29 11a.m.-5p.m. | Shop a robust selection of spring/summer styles from New York-based designer Phillip Lim. Discover luxury essentials with a twist, from poplin dresses and pleated pants to lightweight jackets.

1818 Chestnut Street, 215.564.9000

Columbia Factory Store: Senior Discount
On the first Tuesday of every month, shoppers 65 and older will receive 20% off their entire purchase.
Fashion District, 1001 Market Street, 267.764.2010

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Duross & Langel: Hands-on Classes and Free Open Workshops
Offering soap and candle making classes and also a few days every month we unlock the doors and allow you to come into our workshop space, learn about what we do, ask questions and see the makers at work.
240 S 11th Street, 267.854.6288

Gross McCleaf Gallery: Short & Sweet III - Group Exhibition
Now through April 13 | This group exhibit features works by Graham Cuddy, Henry Murphy, Kimi Pryor, Rhonda Wall and Nasir Young.
127 South 16th Street, 215.665.8138

Macys: Shopping Event with Makeovers and Beauty Demos
Saturdays, now through June 3 | 2p.m.-4p.m.|  Come check out the latest Prom Gowns, Suits, and Accessories, enjoy makeovers and demos from various beauty brands. Enter to win a FREE Makeover on Prom Day at the Beauty Counter of your choice!
1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000

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Outdoor Voices: Student Discount
College students can sign up for the exclusive OVU perks program with a valid .edu email. The discount includes 20% off in shops and online, plus special perks.
1723 Walnut Street, 267.239.2895

Philadelphia Runner: Center City Group Run
Every Thursday  | 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Philadelphia Runner hosts free group runs for people of all fitness levels. Meet at the Center City location.No registration required.
1711 Walnut Street, 215.972.8333

The Print Center: 97th ANNUAL Solo Exhibitions
Now through March 25 | This exhibit features recent work by Cheryl Mukherji, María Verónica San Martín and Idalia Vasquez-Achury. These three artists were selected from ten finalists named from the over 400 applicants to the 97th ANNUAL International Competition.
1614 Latimer Street, 215.735.6090

Ulta: MAC Makeup Lessons & Applications
A MAC makeup artist leads step-by-step lessons and professional makeup applications in either 30 or 60 minute sessions. Appointments required. Call store for details.
Fashion District, 1021 Market Street, 267.214.1627

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Explore downtown Philadelphia's vibrant, urban shopping experience with both national destination retailers and unique local boutiques. You'll always find what you want and something you can only get in Center City.

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