Map all locationsNew Year’s Eve in Philadelphia 2015
New Year’s Eve in Philadelphia 2015
A festive night like New Year’s Eve calls for a festive celebration, and Philadelphia will host many of them to welcome 2015. Countdown to the New Year with SugarHouse Casino’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront, featuring two spectacular shows at 6 p.m. and midnight.
On New Year's Day, join thousands on the streets of Philadelphia for the annual Mummers Parade, a 114-year-old tradition and unforgettable celebration.
To help you ring in 2015, check out our favorite places to watch the fireworks, top celebrations for revelers of all ages, special events and more, below.
New Year's Highlights:
Ring in the New Year with two fireworks shows on the Delaware River Waterfront
December 31 – January 1
Philadelphia will ring in 2015 not once but two times during the SugarHouse New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Delaware River Waterfront.
Mummers strut down Broad Street, leaving behind a trail of glitter, feathers and fun
An annual tradition, the Mummers Parade features 10,000 men and women dressed in colorfully lavish costumes as they twirl, sashay, pirouette and strut up one of the city’s main streets. An unforgettably wild ritual, the parade and subsequent performances are all family-friendly and fun for everyone.
Head indoors to see the Mummers strut at the Pennsylvania Convention Center
A spectacular Philadelphia’s New Year’s Day tradition heads indoors during the Mummers Fancy Brigade Finale at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Holiday seasonal park on the Delaware River Waterfront
Open through March 1
The Delaware River Waterfront is getting into the holiday spirit with the opening of the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest. Expanding on the annual Blue Cross RiverRink and last year’s holiday seasonal winter garden, the Waterfront Winterfest, the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is one of Philadelphia’s must-see holiday experiences.
Pop-up winter village on the Delaware River Waterfront
Open through March 1
Expanding on the annual Blue Cross RiverRink and last year’s holiday pop-up winter garden, the Waterfront Winterfest, the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is one of Philadelphia’s must-see holiday experiences.
Fun and games on the Delaware River
SugarHouse Casino, the first casino in Philadelphia, is located on the picturesque Delaware River waterfront. This premier gaming and entertainment destination, open 24/7, offers a complimentary mix of table games, slots, restaurants and a VIP Lounge.
The ocean’s secrets revealed at Camden’s riverfront aquarium
The fifth largest aquarium in the country, Adventure Aquarium features nearly 200,000 square feet of marine and wild life, including hippos, a hammerhead shark and more.