santa express rec
Dilworth Park

Santa Express

November 25, 2022
10:30am - 12:00pm

2022-11-25 00:00:00 2022-11-25 00:00:00 America/New_York Santa Express Philadelphia, PA

Santa Claus is coming to the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink on SEPTA’s Broad Street Line! Kids will have the opportunity to ice skate with him during the 11 a.m. session. Members of the East Passyunk Opera Project (ePOP) will also be in attendance leading holiday carols throughout the morning. 

Join SEPTA and Center City District for a fun-filled holiday train ride from NRG Station on the Broad Street Line to City Hall Station followed by a festive parade to welcome Santa Claus to Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Dilworth park! Stay and skate with Santa and shop for gifts at the Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market! 

The SEPTA Santa Express will be specially decorated for the occasion and helpers will be at NRG Station to hand out special 2022 SEPTA Santa Express bags, and buttons, and more!

The festivities start at NRG Station at 10am with live music, balloon animals, a special appearance from Paws, and more! 

The northbound Santa Express Broad Street Line train leaves NRG Station at approximately 10:45AM - arriving at City Hall at approximately 11:00AM. It will make all local stops between NRG Station in South Philadelphia and City Hall Station in Center City. ALL RIDES FROM NRG STATION ARE FREE! 

Ice skating admission and skate rental is not included in the free Santa Express ride. Guests are encouraged to purchase tickets ahead of time at