Monday Mar 02

Closing Week of Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest
03/02 – 03/08

We’re closing an epic season of winter fun on the Waterfront with an even more epic closing weekend bonanza.

Get ready for a jam-packed closing weekend you’ll never forget featuring Hump Day Hits, a Silent Philly Party, and Kick the Keg!

Plus, enjoy several laps around the rink, the arcade, fire pits, and indulge one last time in your favorite Winterfest treats from Chickie’s and Pete’s, Skelly’s Amusements, Garces, and Franklin Fountain before the our final day March 8!


Hump Day Hits
Jam to your favorite Top 40 hits during our farewell Hump Day Hits skate on March 4 from 6pm to 9pm.

Silent Philly
Warm-up to the hottest top hits, EDM, and Hip Hop at the final Silent Philly event of the season on March 6 from 7pm to 11pm. Learn more! 

Kick the Keg
Bid farewell to Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest at our annual Kick the Keg Party! Enjoy $5 beers March 7 and 8 while you skate the day (and night) away. Each person who kicks a keg wins a special prize.

Storytime at the Lodge
Join us for the final Storytime of the season featuring a special guest from the Free Library of Philadelphia. Plus, sing and dance with Music Play Patrol, and enjoy hot cocoa and cookies by Rope & Anchor while supplies last.

All week long take advantage of special discounts for Independence Blue Cross cardholders, college students, first responders, military and more. Learn more! 


General admission to Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is FREE and open to the public. Ice skating and food and drinks are pay-as-you-go. Purchase your ice skating tickets ahead online to reduce your wait time.

Skating Admission: $4
Skate Rental: $10
BONUS: Independence Blue Cross Card Holders, Free skating admission for up to 4 people. 


  • Parking and Directions
  • Dogs on leashes are welcome on-site, but not in the Lodge or warming cabins.
  • The site is wheelchair accessible.
  • ​Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is a smoke, vape and tobacco-free zone.
  • Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest