For everything you miss, Center City.

It’s not just the shopping, dining or museums that are missed, it’s the people and experiences that are missed most. Come support our businesses and cultural institutions. Center City has helpful, dedicated staff reopening with care and eager to assist you when you’re ready.

Businesses throughout the downtown are following CDC and local guidelines to reopen with care. There are a range of resources that can help you navigate these challenging times while enjoying the unique amenities our downtown offers. Visit CCD’s Resource Guide for more information.

Support Black-owned businesses. This Philadelphia magazine article features several businesses in the region as well as a link to a more comprehensive directory.

Follow us on Restaurant Week, SIPS and Shop Center City social accounts for updates throughout the week.

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Shop

Our historic shopping streets are filled with some of Philadelphia’s best retail boutiques and independently owned businesses. Local stores are welcoming customers back. Major indoor shopping malls are open. Shop safely indoors or explore online options from stores offering in-store and curbside pickup.

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Eat & Drink

An assortment of restaurants, cafes, and fast-casual eateries are open in Center City.  Make a reservation for socially distanced outdoor dining or get your favorites to go. Place an order for pickup or delivery to enjoy meals from Center City chefs at home. Visit our local pubs, rooftop bars and pop-up beer gardens for a drink or get cocktails to go for happy hour at home.

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Discover

For things to do this summer, explore downtown Philadelphia. Many local museums, libraries, fitness centers and parks are reopening for socially distanced summer fun. Enjoy a variety of pop-up performances and outdoor exercise classes, tune into virtual tours and events or simply take a walk to see the city’s historic landmarks and architecture.

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Cocktails To-Go

Local bars and restaurants throughout the city are serving cocktails to-go. Refreshing margaritas and can’t-beat summertime classics like Negronis and Palomas are on the menu. Pick up your favorite mixed drinks or discover new concoctions from Center City’s top mixologists for happy hour at home.

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