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Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is a Philadelphia winter tradition, featuring a world-class ice skating rink, boardwalk-style games and rides, an open-air dining lodge, and outdoor concessionaires, all on the Delaware River Waterfront.

Food and Beverage: Winterfest has a variety of outdoor concessionaires including Chickie's & Pete's and Skelly's Amusements. There is always at least one concession stand open during skating times.  Enjoy tasty, seasonal fare in The Lodge, featuring festive decor and a selfie-worthy atmosphere. Seating is first-come, first-serve. Masks are required in the Lodge unless guests are eating and drinking.

The Winterfest site is free to enter and open to the public. Amenities such as ice skating and cabin and firepit experiences can be reserved in advance.

Skating and all amenities close 30 minutes before the park closes. 

Holiday Week: December 24 through January 2
December 24 & December 25: 1 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
December 26 - December 30: 11 a.m. - 1 a.m.
December 31: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
January 1: 11 a.m. - 1 a.m.
January 2: 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.


Ice Skating Admission: $5
Ice Skate Rental: $12
General Operating Hours:
Open Daily through November 24, 2023 - March 2024
Monday - Thursday
1 - 11 p.m.
1 p.m. - 1 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1 a.m.
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

wheelchair-accessibleWheelchair Accessible

service-animalsService Animals Welcome


Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest

101 South Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States