As if ice skating with a cabin next door filled with games, food and drinks wasn't enough reason to go to the Delaware River Waterfront Winterfest (101 S. Columbus Blvd.), how about throwing in a mixture of live music, quizzo, and free beer… Yes, free beer.
For those who don’t fancy snowboarding and skiing on a mountain resort, Philadelphia and its surrounding regions are full of hills of all sizes to get your snow thrills on. Grab your sled or your trashcan lid and hit up these sloped parks.
While the parks may be desolate and the outdoor bars shuttered, don’t write winter off as being a season with a barren entertainment calendar. Between big venues and smaller companies, audiences will have plenty to revel in.
Spring and summer’s open-air Clover Market, stocked with antiques, crafts and handmade items galore, makes its winter return at the 23rd Street Armory (22 S. 23rd St.) on Saturday, Jan. 24 and Sunday, Jan. 25.