Find Out What's In and of the Moment

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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Holiday Gift Guide

CCD has created an official Holiday Gift Guide with something for everyone on your list. With everything from luxury labels to local small businesses, you'll have an unforgettable holiday shopping experience.

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Retail Happenings & Events


Botld: Holiday Bar Pop- Up
Every Saturday, now through December 30 | Shoppers can taste and peruse a display featuring Botld's top eight holiday picks. 
119 S 18th Street

Joan Shepp: Sale Save Up To 50% Off
Joan Shepp's sale has begun with select markdowns available online. Find that great new outfit for yourself or look for a gift for someone special.
1811 Chestnut Street

Kitchen Kapers: 20% off Scanpan Cookware
Now through December 15 | Upgrade your nonstick cookware and save 20% on select Scanpan Nonstick Cookware from while supplies last.
213 South 17th St., 215.546.8059

Macy's: Visit Dickens Village & Santa
November 24-December 31 | Visit Macy's depiction of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" full of animated figurines and decor, and get the chance to take a photo with Santa. Reservations required. 
1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000

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Modrn Sanctuary: Virtual Lunch Series 
The Hypnosis for Lunch Series is a group session via Zoom geared at helping you have an escape from the day and help discover your best self each week. Each session starts with an introduction for the treatment, followed by a guide to a hypnotic state where seeds for change and growth are planted. Check Modrn Sanctuary's calendar for their full schedule of events. 
1420 Walnut Street, Suite 1212, 215.278.6824

Optimal Sport Health Clubs 1315: New Member Discount
Now through December | Optimal Sport Health Clubs' new member discount is extended to the last two months of the year. New members can join at the $29.99 rate.             
1315 Walnut Street, 215.735.1114


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

Paper Source

  • 25% off Holiday stationary sets
  • Holiday card making for all skill levels – Practice crafting techniques from card making to hand lettering.

1628 Walnut St., 215.732.2324

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

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

Shop & Dine

New Retailers and Restaurants Now Open in Center City

As fall weather settles in across Center City and you plan to upgrade your wardrobe and home décor, there’s a lot of new restaurants and shops to explore! Check out 28 new locations to visit this season.

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Shopping Districts

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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