Holiday Shopping

Shop The Holidays In Center City

It’s the most wonderful time of year! Holiday shopping season is in full swing. As the temperature drops, Center City transforms into a winter wonderland aglow with the sights and sounds of the holiday season. From dazzling light shows to pop-up shops and markets, the holidays are a magical time in downtown Philadelphia.

Visitors and locals alike love the city's unparalleled shopping experience rich with family-friendly fun and everyone’s favorite holiday traditions. This season, celebrate the most wonderful time of year in Philadelphia’s thriving downtown and discover the array of great deals, retail events, shopping, dining and attractions you cannot find anywhere else.

The best gifts to give and get this holiday season are in Center City. 

Holiday Gift Guides

Parking Specials

Enjoy Free and Reduced Parking

This holiday season the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) presents free and reduced parking in PPA owned Center City garages from now through New Years.

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CCD Parks

Experience Winter in Dilworth Park

The coolest activities and events are taking place in Center City. From the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink and Cabin to the Wintergarden and Deck the Hall Light Show presented by Independence Blue Cross with partner 6abc, Dilworth Park is full of family-friendly fun for everyone all winter long.

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Holiday Giving

The Center City District Foundation (CCDF) is the charity of choice for engaged citizens who care deeply about the vitality and competitiveness of Center City. Make a donation today to support projects and programs that enhance the quality of life in Philadelphia. With your support, we can continue to transform Philadelphia into one of the finest places in the world to work, live and visit.

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